Mr Jarrod Bell

Mr Jarrod Bell

Research Academic

School of Medicine and Public Health

Career Summary


Jarrod has been a member of the Newcastle Evaluation Group since May 2015. The group holds a contract with the Department of Health to evaluate submissions to the Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee PBAC for medicine listing on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme. He has previously worked as a doctor and as a pharmacist in the public hospital system. Areas of research interest include medication safety, health technology assessment, and pharmacoeconomic analysis.


  • Master of Pharmacy, University of Newcastle
  • Bachelor of Biomedical Sciences, University of Newcastle
  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, University of Sydney


  • Cost effectiveness
  • Evidence based medicine
  • Health technology assessment
  • Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS)
  • Pharmacoeconomics
  • Pharmacy

Fields of Research

Code Description Percentage
111503 Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacy Practice 50
140208 Health Economics 50

Professional Experience

UON Appointment

Title Organisation / Department
Research Academic University of Newcastle
School of Medicine and Public Health

Grants and Funding


Number of grants 1
Total funding $5,680,639

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20161 grants / $5,680,639

Provision of external evaluation of Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee (PBAC) and health technology related submissions$5,680,639

Funding body: Department of Health

Funding body Department of Health
Project Team Ms Danielle Lang, Mr Rob Bell, Mr Marc Bevan, Ms Lynn Goon, Doctor Madeleine Hinwood, Mr Jarrod Bell, Doctor Emily Walkom
Scheme Consultancy/Tender
Role Investigator
Funding Start 2016
Funding Finish 2020
GNo G1601071
Type Of Funding C2110 - Aust Commonwealth - Own Purpose
Category 2110

Mr Jarrod Bell


Research Academic
School of Medicine and Public Health
Faculty of Health and Medicine

Contact Details

Phone (02) 40143000


Room 5.43
Building New Med Building (Calvary Mater Campus)