Category: ISPOR News & Press

ISPOR convenes three meetings each year: one in North America (spring), one in Europe (fall), and alternating years in Latin America or Asia-Pacific (September) with attendance at ~3000, ~4000 and ~900, respectively. ISPOR Meetings feature over 3500 presentations, collectively, each year. These presentations are available through the ISPOR Scientific Presentations Database.

How Much Is the United States Actually Spending on Prescription Drugs?

Panel Explored Stakeholder Perspectives and Debated Estimates of Drug Spending Baltimore, MD, USA—May 23, 2018—ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, held a session, “When Research Questions Collide: How Much Is the United States Actually Spending on

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Artificial Intelligence: Is It the “Next Big Thing” in Healthcare?

Panel Discusses the Potential and the Challenges for AI in Healthcare Decision Making Baltimore, MD, USA—May 23, 2018—ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, held a session this afternoon, “Is Artificial Intelligence the Next Big Thing in

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Addressing Challenges of Value Assessment in Healthcare

Panel Explores How to Integrate Patient-Centered Value in US Health Systems Baltimore, MD, USA—May 22, 2018—ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, held a session this afternoon, “How Can We Address the Current Challenges in Value Assessment?”

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ISPOR Panel Discusses Recommendations and Rationale of “Making Medicines Affordable: A National Imperative”

Session Explores Strategies to Tackle Rising Costs of Prescription Drugs in the United States Without Discouraging Development Baltimore, MD, USA—May 22, 2018—ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, held a session, “‘Making Medicines Affordable: A National Imperative’—Reflections

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ISPOR Presents 2018 Awards for Outstanding Achievement in Health Economics and Outcomes Research

Honorees Recognized for Excellence in HEOR Baltimore, MD, USA—May 22, 2018—ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, recognized honorees of the ISPOR Awards Program at its ISPOR 2018 conference in Baltimore, MD, USA this week. The ISPOR

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Digital Health—Help or Hype?

Baltimore, MD, USA—May 22, 2018—ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, held its second plenary session, “Digital Health—Help or Hype?,” this morning at ISPOR 2018 in Baltimore, MD, USA.

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ISPOR Health Economics and Outcomes Research Competencies Framework™

New Initiative Designed to Help Guide Professional Development in the Field Baltimore, MD, USA—May 21, 2018—ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research (HEOR), held a session, “The ISPOR HEOR Competencies Framework™: Guiding Professional Development for the field

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Defining Patient-Centeredness in Healthcare

ISPOR Special Interest Group Presents Findings and Consensus Definition for “Patient Engagement” and “Patient-Centeredness” Baltimore, MD, USA—May 21, 2018—ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, held a session this evening, “Defining Patient-Centeredness and Engagement in Health Economics

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Moving Beyond Traditional Cost-Effectiveness Analysis

Alternative Approaches May Provide Greater Flexibility for Decision-Analytics in Healthcare Baltimore, MD, USA—May 21, 2018—ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, held a panel session this afternoon, “Should We Move Beyond Conventional Cost-Effectiveness Analysis? If So, How?

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Reinventing the Future of Knowledge Generation in Healthcare

Transformation Through Disruptive Innovation Baltimore, MD, USA—May 21, 2018—ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, held a special “Spotlight Session” this afternoon entitled, “Reinventing the Future of Knowledge Generation in Healthcare,” at its ISPOR 2018 conference in

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