The Decision Support Unit (DSU) is commissioned by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) to provide a research and training resource to support the Institute’s Technology Appraisal Programme.

The DSU is run by the University of Sheffield.  We also have a network of members at the University of York, University of Leicester, University of Bristol, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and University of Exeter.

The DSU Director is Prof Allan Wailoo. The Deputy Director is Dr Sarah Davis.



Modelling carer health-related quality of life  – Our latest report

Utility Values in Children

DSU Online training modules – first now available

Cost minimisation – aiming for a standard method in the Centre for Health Technology EvaluationT

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