ISPOR Announces Launch of New Website and IT Initiative

Society Rolls Out Phase I of Comprehensive Multiyear Plan

Lawrenceville, NJ, USA—August 13, 2018—ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research (HEOR), announced that it has launched phase I of its comprehensive, multiyear information technology (IT) initiative. This first phase of the IT initiative includes the launch of a completely redesigned website and the implementation of an association management system—both of which are designed to better serve the Society’s growing global membership. Read more ›

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ISPOR CEO Named a 2018 PharmaVOICE 100 Honoree

Nancy S. Berg Recognized as a Transformational Commander and Chief

Lawrenceville, NJ, USA—August 6, 2018—ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, announced that CEO and Executive Director Nancy S. Berg has been named a 2018 PharmaVOICE 100 honoree by PharmaVOICE magazine. She has been recognized as a transformational leader in the Commander and Chief category. Read more ›

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Nurse Telephone Support and Home Telemonitoring Are Cost-Effective in Chronic Heart Failure Management

Value in Health study supports telehealth options in The Netherlands

Lawrenceville, NJ, USA—July 23, 2018—Value in Health, the official journal of ISPOR (the professional society for health economics and outcomes research), announced today the publication of a study demonstrating that both nurse telephone support and home telemonitoring are cost-effective solutions in managing chronic heart failure. The report, Cost-Effectiveness Analysis in Telehealth: A Comparison Between Home Telemonitoring, Nurse Telephone Support, and Usual Care in Chronic Heart Failure Management, was published in the July 2018 issue of Value in Health. Read more ›

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Challenging the Status Quo: Report Urges the Use of Local Context to Determine Cost-Effectiveness Thresholds in Low- and Middle-income Countries

Lawrenceville, NJ, USA—July 23, 2018—Value in Health, the official journal of ISPOR (the professional society for health economics and outcomes research), announced today the publication of a study challenging the use of generic global benchmarks in the establishment of cost-effectiveness analysis thresholds in low- and middle-income countries. The report, Use and Misuse of Cost-Effectiveness Analysis Thresholds in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: Trends in Cost-per-DALY Studies, was published in the July 2018 issue of Value in Health. Read more ›

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ISPOR Wins 2018 “Power of A” Award for Its Good Practices for Outcomes Research Reports

Lawrenceville, NJ, USA—July 9, 2018—ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, announced that it has been recognized by the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) with a 2018 “Power of A” Silver Award for its Good Practices for Outcomes Research Reports. Read more ›

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Value in Health Impact Demonstrates 5th Consecutive Year of Double-Digit Growth

ISPOR Journal’s Impact Factor Increases to 5.494

Lawrenceville, NJ—June 28, 2018—ISPOR (the professional society for health economics and outcomes research) announced that the impact factor for Value in Health, the Society’s flagship journal, has increased to 5.494 based on new data released by Clarivate Analytics’ Journal Citation Reports. Read more ›

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ISPOR Announces New Summit on Value Assessment

Summit Scheduled for October 19, 2018 in Washington, DC, USA

Lawrenceville, NJ, USA—June 26, 2018—ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, announced a new ISPOR Summit “New Approaches to Value Assessment: Towards More Informed Pricing in Healthcare” scheduled for October 19, 2018 in Washington, DC, USA. Read more ›

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Conference Theme and Plenary Speakers Announced for ISPOR Asia Pacific 2018

Region’s Leading Health Economics and Outcomes Research Conference to Focus on Informing Policy and Strengthening Healthcare Systems

Lawrenceville, NJ, USA—June 25, 2018—ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, announced the theme and plenary sessions for its ISPOR Asia Pacific 2018 conference. The conference is scheduled for 8-11 September 2018 in Tokyo, Japan. ISPOR Asia Pacific 2018 is the leading Asia Pacific conference for health economics and outcomes research (HEOR) and will focus on the theme, “Moving Into Action: Informing Policy and Strengthening Healthcare Systems in Asia Pacific.” Read more ›

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