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 Drugs?” [IP18], this morning at ISPOR 2018 in Baltimore, MD, USA. Read more ›

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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 Healthcare Decision Making?” [IP21], at ISPOR 2018 in Baltimore, MD, USA. Read more ›

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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?” [IP15], at ISPOR 2018 in Baltimore, MD, USA. Read more ›

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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 on the National Academies Report” [IP11], this afternoon at ISPOR 2018 in Baltimore, MD, USA. Read more ›

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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 Awards Program is designed to foster and acknowledge excellence and outstanding technical achievement in health economics and outcomes research (HEOR). Read more ›

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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. Read more ›

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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 of HEOR [F4],” this evening at ISPOR 2018 in Baltimore, MD, USA. Read more ›

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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 and Outcomes Research: Proposed Definition and Stakeholder Response [F3],” at ISPOR 2018 in Baltimore, MD, USA. Read more ›

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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? [IP5],” at ISPOR 2018 in Baltimore, MD, USA. Read more ›

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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 Baltimore, MD, USA. Read more ›

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