Top 10 Trends Driving Healthcare in 2018

ISPOR Announces Influential Topics in Health Economics and Outcomes Research

 

Lawrenceville, NJ, USA—February 6, 2018—ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research (HEOR), announced today the release of its “Top 10 HEOR Trends” list that identifies the most influential topics in the field of health economics and outcomes research for 2018. Read more ›

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ISPOR Announces Appointment of New Associate Chief Science Officer

Lucinda Strycker Orsini Joins the Society in New Science Role

 

Lawrenceville, NJ, USA—January 22, 2018—ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, announced today that Lucinda Strycker Orsini, DPM, MPH has joined the Society’s leadership team in the role of Associate Chief Science Officer. Read more ›

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ISPOR Updates Its Code of Ethics

New Edition Addresses Research Issues in Today’s Digital Health Era


Lawrenceville, NJ, USA
—January 16, 2018—ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, announced today that it has published an updated code of ethics. Read more ›

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ISPOR Establishes New Patient Council

Expanding the Society’s Commitment to Patient Engagement in Healthcare Research and Decision Making

 

Lawrenceville, NJ—January 10, 2018—ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, announced the establishment of a new advisory council devoted to patient engagement. The formation of the Patient Council reflects the Society’s long-standing commitment to engagement of patient representatives in healthcare research and decision making worldwide. Read more ›

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High-Risk Medical Devices Granted European Licensure Based on Low-Quality Evidence

Value in Health Report Strongly Recommends Enforcing a Requirement of High-Quality Studies for Demonstrating Clinical Efficacy and Safety

 

Lawrenceville, NJ—January 2, 2018—Value in Health, the official journal of ISPOR (the professional society for health economics and outcomes research), announced today the publication of a research report concluding that the quality of scientific evidence used in the health technology assessment of high-risk medical devices in countries in the European Union is low and needs improvement. The report was published in the December 2017 issue. Read more ›

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Removal of Drug Coverage Caps Associated With Improved Medication Persistence

Value in Health Report Suggests That Removal of Drug Caps May Lead to Increased Use of Medications and Reduce the Racial Therapy Gap

Princeton, NJ—December 20, 2017—Value in Health, the official journal of ISPOR (the professional society for health economics and outcomes research), announced today the publication of a research report suggesting that the removal of drug coverage caps may lead to improved medication persistence and help reduce the racial therapy gap in the United States. The report was published in the December 2017 issue. Read more ›

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ISPOR Honored With 6 Stevie® Awards for Women in Business

Recognized for Innovation, Mentoring, and Leadership Among Non-Profits

Princeton, NJ, USA—November 21, 2017—ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, was honored with 6 prestigious awards at the 14th Annual Stevie Awards held on Friday evening, November 17, 2017. Read more ›

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ISPOR 20th Annual European Congress Examines the Real Value in Health Care

Nearly 5000 Health Care Stakeholders Convened in Glasgow, Scotland

Glasgow, Scotland, UK—9 November 2017—ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research (HEOR), recently concluded its 20th Annual European Congress in Glasgow, Scotland, UK. The congress was held 4-8 November 2017 and facilitated discussion on the global challenge of delivering value in health care. Read more ›

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Addressing the Digital Divide—mHealth in Cancer Care

Glasgow, Scotland, UK—8 November 2017—ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research (HEOR), held an issue panel this afternoon that focused on mHealth in cancer care at its 20th Annual European Congress in Glasgow, Scotland, UK. Read more ›

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Including the Patient Perspective in Health Care Decision Making

Glasgow, Scotland, UK—8 November 2017—ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research (HEOR), held a number of sessions focused on patient engagement at its 20th Annual European Congress in Glasgow, Scotland, UK. Read more ›

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