Theme 3 projects:

Musculoskeletal health and work from the perspective of employers and workers

CUPID
Investigators: D Coggon, K Palmer, EC Harris, K Walker-Bone
Research Fellow: G Ntani (PhD Student)

Objectives:
What are the impacts of culture and psychosocial factors on musculoskeletal pain amongst workers in different countries?

The Economics of Presenteeism in the Context of Rheumatoid Arthritis, Ankylosing Spondylitis and Psoriatic Arthritis
Investigators: K Payne, S Verstappen
Fellow: Cheryl Jones (PhD Student)

Objectives:
To appraise current methods used to quantify presenteeism and to develop methods to value the impact of presenteeism suitable for use in economic evaluations of work performance indicators.