Leaders in Health Economics and Outcomes Research Convened to Focus on Improving Healthcare Systems

ISPOR Europe 2018 Drew the Society’s Largest Audience To Date With More Than 5000 Healthcare Stakeholders in Barcelona, Spain


Barcelona, Spain—November 15, 2018—ISPOR Europe 2018 concluded yesterday in Barcelona, Spain with record attendance. The Society had 5507 total attendees register for the event—the largest for any of its conferences to date. ISPOR Europe is organized by ISPOR—the professional society for health economics and outcomes research (HEOR)—and is the leading HEOR conference in the region. Read more ›

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Addressing Challenges to Open Science When Using Real-World Data

Panel Discusses Issues Related to Data Sharing, Replication, and Robustness of Evidence in Health Economics and Outcomes Research

 Barcelona, Spain—14 November 2018—ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, held a session this afternoon at ISPOR Europe 2018, “Addressing Challenges to Open Science: Data Sharing, Replication, and Robustness of Evidence From Real-World Data” [IP27]. Read more ›

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Budget Impact and Expenditure Caps in European Health Systems

Panel Explores Anticipated Short- and Long-Term Effects and the Impact on Health Outcomes

 Barcelona, Spain—14 November 2018—ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, held its third plenary of ISPOR Europe 2018 this morning, “Budget Impact and Expenditure Caps. Potential or Pitfall?”. Read more ›

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Guiding Professional Development in the Field of HEOR

Initiative Leaders Report on the Progress of the ISPOR Health Economics and Outcomes Research Competencies Framework

 Barcelona, Spain—13 November 2018—ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, held a session this afternoon at ISPOR Europe 2018, “The ISPOR Health Economics and Outcomes Research (HEOR) Competencies Framework: Guiding Professional Development for the Field of HEOR” [F11]. Read more ›

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How Do You Value a “Cure” in Healthcare?

Panel Explores Questions Around How to Best Assess “Value” for Curative Therapies Entering the Market

 Barcelona, Spain—13 November 2018—ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, held a spotlight session this afternoon at ISPOR Europe 2018, “Valuing a Cure: Are New Approaches Needed?” [IP16]. Read more ›

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Transforming Healthcare Through Patient Engagement

Barcelona, Spain—13 November 2018—ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, held a spotlight session this afternoon at ISPOR Europe 2018, “Transforming Healthcare: The Impact of Patient Engagement” [IP15]. Read more ›

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ISPOR Presents Annual Health Economics and Outcomes Research Awards

Barcelona, Spain—14 November 2018—ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research (HEOR), presented a number of honorees with its annual HEOR awards this morning at ISPOR Europe 2018. Read more ›

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Pharmaceutical Pricing: The Many Faces of Fairness

Panel Seeks To Define “Fair” Pharmaceutical Pricing

 Barcelona, Spain—13 November 2018—ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, held its second plenary of ISPOR Europe 2018 this morning. The timely session, “Pharmaceutical Pricing: The Many Faces of Fairness,” sought to define “fair” in the context of pharmaceutical pricing. Read more ›

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Value-Based Pricing or Fair Pricing—Which Approach Delivers Universal Health Coverage?

Barcelona, Spain—12 November 2018—ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, held a session this afternoon at ISPOR Europe 2018, “Health Technology Assessment Value-Based Pricing Versus WHO Fair Pricing: Which Delivers Universal Health Coverage?” [IP8]. Read more ›

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Medical Devices and the Evolving European Union Policy Landscape

Barcelona, Spain—12 November 2018—ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, held a session this afternoon at ISPOR Europe 2018, “The Evolving European Union Policy Landscape: Are We On the Right Path to Improve Clinical and Economic Outcomes Research of Medical Devices?” [IP11]. Read more ›

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