Selected publications

Barbers SL, O'Dougherty S, Vinyals Torres L, Tsilaajav T, Ong P. Moving beyond the question of “How much will Universal Health Coverage cost?” Forthcoming in the Bulletin of the WHO, 2019.

Barber SL, Lorenzoni L, Ong P. Institutions for health care price setting and regulation: A comparative review of eight settings. Forthcoming in International Journal of Health Planning and Management, 2019   https://doi.org/10.1002/hpm.2954

Wang X, Chen Y, Akl E, Ana Marušić A, Tokalić R, Qaseem A, Claire G, Ahmed F, Falck-Ytter Y, Soo Lee M, Siedler M, Barber S, Zhang M, Chan ESY, Yang K, Norris SL, The RIGHT working group. Development of Reporting Items for Patient/Public Version of Guidelines: RIGHT-PVG. BMJ Open 9(3): 2019. http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2018-023147

Barber SL, Rosenberg M. Ageing and Universal Health Coverage: Implications for the Asia Pacific Region. Forthcoming in Journal of Health Systems & Reform, August 2017.

Barber SL, Kumar A, Roubal T, Colombo F, Lorenzoni L. The role of private voluntary health insurance in achieving Universal Health Coverage. Forthcoming in Health Policy 2018.

Roberta Cardoso; Wasifa Zarin; Vera Nincic; Sarah Louise Barber; Ahmet Metin Gulmezoglu; Charlotte Wilson; Katherine Wilson; Heather McDonald; Meghan Kenny; Rachel Warren; Sharon E Straus; Andrea Catherine “Patient safety initiatives in obstetrics: A rapid review” Forthcoming in Systematic Reviews 2017.

Barber SL, Borowitz M, Bekedam H, Ma J. “What will Chinese hospitals look like in the future? China’s reform of public hospitals in light of trends from industrialized countries.” Health Policy and Planning doi: 10.1093/heapol/czt023 April 23, 2013

Meng Q, Xu L, Zhang Y, Ying X, Jun G, Xu K, Boerma JT, Barber SL. “Trends in access to health services and financial protection in China between 2003 and 2011: Results from the National Health Services Surveys.” Lancet (Vol 379): 2012: 805-14.

Barber SL, Yao L. “The development and current status of health insurance programs in China.” International Health Policy and Management, Nov 2011; DOI: 10.1002/hpm.1109.

Barber SL, Gertler PJ. “Empowering women: How Mexico’s conditional cash transfer program raised prenatal care quality and birth weight.” Journal of Development Effectiveness 2010. Vol. 2, No. 1, March 2010, 51–73

Barber SL, Ahsan A. “The Tobacco Excise System in Indonesia: Hindering Effective Tobacco Control for Health.” Journal of Public Health Policy 2009: 30 (2): 208–225

Barber SL, Gertler PJ. “Empowering Women to Obtain High Quality Care: Evidence from an evaluation of Mexico’s conditional cash transfer program.” Health Policy and Planning. 2009 Jan;24(1):18-25.

Barber SL, Bertozzi S, Gertler PJ. “Variations in prenatal care quality for the rural poor in Mexico.” Health Affairs 26 (2): 2007: w310-w323.

Barber SL, Gertler PJ, Harimurti P. “Differences in access to quality outpatient care in Indonesia: An analysis by clinic settings, regions, and household wealth.” Health Affairs 26 (2): 2007: w352-w356.

Costing health care reforms to move towards Universal Health Coverage (UHC): Considerations for National Health Insurance in South Africa. Brief for the Honorable Minister of Health, distributed during the Launch of the South African National Health Insurance White Paper, December 2015.