Xuanqian (Shawn) Xie, MSc

Health Quality Ontario, Toronto, Canada

Xuanqian (Shawn) Xie is a Senior Health Economist at Health Quality Ontario (HQO), Toronto, Canada. His research interests include research methodology (e.g., the economic evaluation of diagnostic tests in the absence of a gold standard, non-inferiority trial frameworks for clinical decision-making and calibration), applied economic evaluations, meta-analysis, and health technology assessment (HTA). Prior to joining HQO, he worked as a Biostatistician at the Technology Assessment Unit (TAU) of McGill University Health Center in Montreal, and as a Health Economist at University of Toronto's Toronto Health Economics and Technology Assessment (THETA) Collaborative.

He completed his undergraduate study in Medicinal Chemistry at Beijing Medical University, China, and obtained a MSc degree in Public Health from the University of Southern Denmark, focusing on health economic evaluation.

His research website is www.xiex.ca, which has examples of his health economic evaluations, statistical analyses, and SAS code.

Terms of Appointment: September 2019 – August 2021