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
 31
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Thailand’s Ministry of Public Health
Founder gender: Other/Not applicable

Organisational performance

Publications
2018
Health Intervention and Technology Assessment Program
 231
Thailand average
 72
Global average
 6,666

Social

Likes (2019)
Health Intervention and Technology Assessment Program
 24,248
Thailand average
 10,595
Global average
 24,405
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Health Intervention and Technology Assessment Program
 884
Thailand average
 2,560
Global average
 15,113
Subscribers (2019)
Health Intervention and Technology Assessment Program
 2,370
Thailand average
 1,644
Global average
 5,924
Followers (2019)
Health Intervention and Technology Assessment Program
 15
Thailand average
 145
Global average
 8,194
Followers (2019)
Health Intervention and Technology Assessment Program
 17
Thailand average
 483
Global average
 6,912

Data notes

Last updated: 27/01/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Suggested by Multilateral Organisation experts
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