Think tank

Health Intervention and Technology Assessment Program

Health Intervention and Technology Assessment Program ‒ HITAP

Nonthaburi, Thailand

The Health Intervention and Technology Assessment Program (HITAP), established in 2007, is a semi-autonomous research unit under Thailand’s Ministry of Public Health. HITAP is tasked to appraise a wide range of health technologies and programs, including pharmaceuticals, medical devices, interventions, individual and community health promotion, and disease prevention as well as social health policy to inform policy decisions in Thailand. HITAP assumes an advisory role to health governmental authorities by providing rigorous scientific evidence through professional assessment of health data in support of public decision-making. These assessments cover a range of topics including system design, selection of technologies for assessment, and the actual assessment of those selected and agreed upon by relevant government agencies.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.hitap.net/en/

Address:
6 th Floor, 6 th Building, Department of Health, Ministry of Public Health, Tiwanon Rd., Muang, Nonthaburi 11000, Thailand

Country:
Thailand

Sub-region:
South-Eastern Asia

Areas of focus

Topics of research
Geographics of focus
Thailand
Operating languages
English , Thai

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Government
Year founded
2007
Age (years)
Health Intervention and Technology Assessment Program
 15
Thailand average
 25
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Thailand’s Ministry of Public Health
Founder gender: Other entities
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Yot Teerawattananon, PhD (Secretary General)
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Health Intervention and Technology Assessment Program
 61
Thailand average
 31
Global average
 85
% Female staff
2021
Health Intervention and Technology Assessment Program
 66%
Thailand average
 55%
Global average
 48%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Health Intervention and Technology Assessment Program
 40
Thailand average
 14
Global average
 34
2019
Health Intervention and Technology Assessment Program
 11

Social

Likes (2022)
Health Intervention and Technology Assessment Program
 26,461
Thailand average
 14,536
Global average
 32,612
Likes (2021)
Health Intervention and Technology Assessment Program
 25,234
Likes (2019)
Health Intervention and Technology Assessment Program
 24,248
Followers (2022)
Health Intervention and Technology Assessment Program
 1,185
Thailand average
 4,565
Global average
 19,181
Followers (2021)
Health Intervention and Technology Assessment Program
 1,075
Followers (2019)
Health Intervention and Technology Assessment Program
 884
Subscribers (2022)
Health Intervention and Technology Assessment Program
 4,030
Thailand average
 2,511
Global average
 5,590
Subscribers (2021)
Health Intervention and Technology Assessment Program
 3,330
Subscribers (2019)
Health Intervention and Technology Assessment Program
 2,370
Followers (2022)
Health Intervention and Technology Assessment Program
 17
Thailand average
 605
Global average
 14,557
Followers (2021)
Health Intervention and Technology Assessment Program
 18
Followers (2019)
Health Intervention and Technology Assessment Program
 15
Followers (2019)
Health Intervention and Technology Assessment Program
 17
Thailand average
 434
Global average
 6,312

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Suggested by Multilateral Organisation experts
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