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
 14
Thailand average
 29
Global average
 30
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
 20
Global average
 75
% Female staff
2021
Health Intervention and Technology Assessment Program
 1%
Thailand average
 1%
Global average
 0%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Health Intervention and Technology Assessment Program
 40
Thailand average
 14
Global average
 33
2019
Health Intervention and Technology Assessment Program
 11
2018
Health Intervention and Technology Assessment Program
 231

Social

Likes (2021)
Health Intervention and Technology Assessment Program
 25,234
Thailand average
 13,849
Global average
 31,384
Likes (2019)
Health Intervention and Technology Assessment Program
 24,248
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Health Intervention and Technology Assessment Program
 1,075
Thailand average
 2,919
Global average
 18,429
Followers (2019)
Health Intervention and Technology Assessment Program
 884
Subscribers (2021)
Health Intervention and Technology Assessment Program
 3,330
Thailand average
 2,090
Global average
 5,254
Subscribers (2019)
Health Intervention and Technology Assessment Program
 2,370
Followers (2019)
Health Intervention and Technology Assessment Program
 15
Thailand average
 141
Global average
 8,272
Followers (2019)
Health Intervention and Technology Assessment Program
 17
Thailand average
 467
Global average
 6,628

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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