Trent Yeend is a Senior Advisor at the Independent Hospital Pricing Authority (IHPA). He has been with IHPA since its establishment in 2011 and works across areas of patient care classification systems development and refinement, and pricing models for public hospital services.
Prior to IHPA, Trent worked in the Australian Department of Health and Ageing, providing policy modelling advice across primary care, acute care, health workforce and aged care.
Trent holds Bachelor and PhD degrees in mathematics, and previously worked as a mathematics lecturer and research academic at the University of Newcastle. He has also spent a year as research academic and teaching assistant at the University of Iowa USA.