Latest Issue: Volume 5, Issue 2

(July 2017)

| Articles

RESEARCH PRACTICES //  The First Set of EQ-5D-5L values over health-related preferences in Latin America.

| ISPOR Latin America Consortium Publications News

NEWS ACROSS LATIN AMERICA  //  Submit articles for review and publication to News Across Latin America to laconsortium@ispor.org

VALUE IN HEALTH REGIONAL ISSUES // Now indexed in PubMed/Medline!!!!

The Editors of Value in Health Regional Issues are issuing a general Call for Papers for research that explores the application of health technology assessments, health policy analysis, and drug policies for biosimilars in health care decision making for patient populations in the following geographic regions: 1) Asia; 2) Central & Eastern Europe, Western Asia, and Africa; and 3) Latin America.

For more information and instructions on how to submit, view the full Call for Papers here.

Submission deadline: November 15, 2017

Guidance for manuscript submissions to Value in Health Regional Issues available

| ISPOR 6th Latin American Conference, September 15-17, 2017, São Paulo, Brazil. – Register today

ISPOR São Paulo features more than 500 presentations! Click to access conference Program

The ISPOR 6th Latin America Conference will be held 15-17 September 2017 in São Paulo, Brazil centering on the theme, “Driving Better Health Outcomes through Stakeholder Engagement”. The plenary sessions will focus on health system reform in Latin America and patient engagement. Find more about Plenary Sessions

The ISPOR Short Course Program at the ISPOR 6th Latin America Conference in São Paulo, Brazil, offers engaging coursework and hands-on learning to enhance your knowledge and improve your HEOR skills. Click to learn more about HEOR Short Course Program

ISPOR thanks the following 6th Latin American Conference Supporting Institutions 

ISPOR 6th Latin America Conference Sponsorship Opportunities

Have questions or comments? laconsortium@ispor.org

*REMINDER: Early discounted Registration Deadline:  ISPOR 6th Latin America ConferenceTuesday, 18 July 2017// Register Now!

| ISPOR 22nd International Annual Meeting Highlights

22nd International Annual Meeting: Latin America Activities and Contributions // English// Español // Português

Watch the video and don’t miss the highlights of ISPOR 22nd Annual International Meeting // ISPOR 22nd Annual International Meeting Highlights

The Colombian Chapter led the region in educational submissions with 79 presentations. Congratulations!

We also congratulate the Javeriana University Student Chapter for their participation in the student research competition!

| Latin America Consortia and Regional Chapters: News & Activities

CONSORTIUM NEWS // 

The LA Consortium Publication Committee would like to recognize and congratulate Federico Augustovski MD, MSc, PhD. as President-Elect (2016-2017) . The first ISPOR President from the Latin America region! Federico Augustovski’s message

REGIONAL CHAPTERS  //

ISPOR Mexico Chapter: During March, the ISPOR Mexico Chapter hosted two monthly meetings with their members. The first one, which 140 people attended, analyzed “the impact of the consolidated purchases schemes in the National health system”. In the second meeting, the topic of “New Horizons in Transnational and Genomic Medicine” was discussed with the 130 attendees. The Mexican chapter also launched its newsletter: Sapere Aude (Dare to Know) as a communication tool with their members.

The ISPOR Mexico Chapter will also be holding monthly sessions to start preparing for their fifth Seminar to be held in March 2018. Find out more.

ISPOR Peru Chapter: On Wednesday July 5th, the ISPOR Peru Chapter hosted a conference titled: “Pharmacoeconomics in the Clinical Practice” presented by Dra. Sonia Indacochea, Internal Medicine physician from the Peru International Clinic and Master in Health Economics. Sonia also serves as the ISPOR Peruvian Chapter Past-President. Find out more.

ISPOR Colombia Chapter During August 18 & 19, 2017, the ISPOR Colombian Chapter will be offering a theoretical-practical course with the tittle: “Construction and analysis of Markov models for economic evaluation in health”.Find out more.

ISPOR Uruguay Chapter Welcomes their new President Dra. Andrea Giménez and the new chapter leadership.