Category: Announcements

ISPOR announcements

Creating the “Next Healthcare System”

Panel Explores the Game-Changing Potential of Digital Technologies to Transform Healthcare  Barcelona, Spain—12 November 2018—ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, held a spotlight session this afternoon at ISPOR Europe 2018, “Healthcare X.0: Digital Technologies and Creation

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Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare—Will Machines Soon Make Health Economists Obsolete?

Advances in Technology are Transforming the Field of Health Economics and Outcomes Research  Barcelona, Spain—12 November 2018—ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, held a session this morning at ISPOR Europe 2018, “Will Machines Soon Make Health

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What Impact Will European Commission’s Draft Regulation on HTA Have on Decision Makers in the European Union?

Panel Debates Proposed Europe-Wide Introduction of a Joint Health Technology Assessment  Barcelona, Spain—12 November 2018—ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, opened ISPOR Europe 2018 this morning with its first plenary, “Joint Assessment of Relative Effectiveness: ‘Trick or

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ISPOR Europe 2018 Conference to Focus on Improving Healthcare Systems in Europe

More Than 5000 Healthcare Stakeholders Will Convene on 10-14 November 2018 in Barcelona, Spain Lawrenceville, NJ, USA—October 30, 2018—ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research (HEOR), released the final program and speakers for its upcoming ISPOR Europe

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Marilyn Dix Smith, ISPOR’s Founding Executive Director, Passes Away

Dr Smith Guided and Shaped ISPOR For Nearly 20 Years Lawrenceville, NJ, USA—October 22, 2018—It is with great sadness that ISPOR—the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, announces the passing of its Founding Executive Director, Marilyn Dix Smith,

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Patients and Other Nonscientists Provide Valuable Input Into Medical Research Funding Decisions

New Research from Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Lawrenceville, NJ, USA—October 23, 2018—Value in Health, the official journal of ISPOR (the professional society for health economics and outcomes research), announced today the publication of 2 studies confirming the value of

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New Recommendations for Economic Analysis of Vaccination Programs

ISPOR Good Practices for Outcomes Research Provide Guidance for High-, Middle-, and Low-Income Countries  Lawrenceville, NJ, USA—October 23, 2018—ISPOR—the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, announced today the publication of new recommendations for economic analysis of vaccination programs

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Increased Generic Drug Use Is Associated With Higher Medicare Part D Star Ratings and Improved Member Experience

Lawrenceville, NJ, USA—October 23, 2018—Value in Health, the official journal of ISPOR (the professional society for health economics and outcomes research), announced today the publication of new research showing that Medicare Part D prescription plans with higher generic drug use

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ISPOR Publishes New Report on the Application of Constrained Optimization Methods in Healthcare

Good Practices for Outcomes Research Report Illustrates Potential Use of These Methods to Address Healthcare Delivery and Policy Challenges Lawrenceville, NJ, USA—October 16, 2018—ISPOR—the professional society for health economics and outcomes research (HEOR), has published a new Good Practices for

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Program Finalized for October 2018 ISPOR Summit on Value Assessment and Healthcare Pricing

Speakers Include Mark McClellan, MD, PhD, Duke-Margolis Health Policy Center and John M. O’Brien, PharmD, MPH, US Department of Health & Human Services Lawrenceville, NJ, USA—October 2, 2018—ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, announced the full

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