ISPOR 2009-2010 Board of Directors Call for Nominations
ISPOR is a member-driven organization. As a member driven
organization, its governance is determined by the membership. The ISPOR Nominations Committee is seeking qualified candidates for the position of PRESIDENT-ELECT and 2 DIRECTOR positions. You, as an ISPOR member, are invited to submit your name if you wish to be considered for a position on the 2009-2010 ISPOR BOARD OF DIRECTORS. You may also recommend the name of another ISPOR member.
email your interest or recommendation to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please attach curriculum vitae.
11th Annual European Congress, Athens, Greece
14th Annual International Meeting, Orlando, FL, USA
VALUE IN HEALTH
SPECIAL INTEREST GROUPS/TASK FORCES
ISPOR Risk Benefit Management (RBM) Special Interest Group (SIG)
RBM news, policy, and drug safety alert & withdrawal
information links have been added to the RBM WG webpage. Also, five
manuscripts are in development are as follows: Direct-to-Consumer Advertising
and Its Relationship to Risk Benefit Management; Metrics & Methodologies
to Quantify Risks & Benefits; Risk Benefit Monitoring Worldwide; A
Comparison across Industries of Risk Benefit Management Practices; and Head
to Head comparison of EMEA to US RBM Guidelines. If you are interested
in contributing to and becoming a co-author on any of these manuscript
projects, please email: email@example.com.
HTA-Evidence Based Decision SIG (HTA-EBD SIG) Road Maps
interested in contributing additional country information can send an email
Special Interest Groups (SIG), Task Force, and Local Chapter Forums at the 11th European Congress
· ispor Russia Chapter Forum (Equity And Access To Pharmaceutical Therapies In Russia-presented in Russian with English translation handouts and slides)
ISPOR Scientific Awards
The Society’s Awards are designed to recognize outstanding achievements in pharmacoeconomics and outcomes research. The ISPOR Scientific Awards are:
These ISPOR awards will be presented at the ISPOR 14th Annual International Meeting in Orlando, FL, USA, May 16-20, 2009.
The ISPOR Awards Committee is now accepting nominations for all 4 awards. If you would like to nominate a candidate or yourself for one of the four awards, please send in the required nomination materials to: firstname.lastname@example.org by FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2009. Nomination requirements and detailed award descriptions can be found at the ISPOR website at: ISPOR Scientific Achievement Awards >>
International Fellowship Award
ISPOR LOCAL CHAPTER NEWS
ISPOR Belarus Local Chapter
The ISPOR Belarus Local Chapter was established September 22, 2008.
The ISPOR Serbia Chapter First International Conference will be held on March 9-10, 2009, Sava Center, Belgrade, Serbia. For abstract submission information, go to:
ISPOR Mexico Local Chapter
On December 2nd & 3rd, the ISPOR Mexico Chapter will be holding their 1st Seminar on Economic Evaluations for Specialists in Mexico City, Mexico. The program will include short courses on Modeling and Budget Impact Analysis. For more details, visit: ISPOR Mexico Local Chapter >>
ISPOR Venezuela Local Chapter
The 1st ISPOR Venezuela Conference “Promoting Quality and Efficiency in the Health Care System” was held on October 9 & 10, 2008 in Caracas, Venezuela. The program included 7 lectures and 2 short courses, with the attendance of over 60 professionals.
TIP OF THE MONTH- ISPOR LOCAL CHAPTERS
The first ISPOR Local Chapter began in Russia in 1999. Since then, over 20 Chapters in Asia, the Americas and Europe have been created to foster the application of pharmacoeconomics and health outcomes research in local decision-making processes. For more information on these dynamic groups, go to the ISPOR Local Chapters link on the purple tool bar at the top of the ISPOR home page.
This newsletter is provided as a benefit of membership in ISPOR. If you received this from a colleague and are not a current ISPOR member, please consider becoming an individual member or organizational affiliate. Contact membership services for more information and its use in health care decisions.
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IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER
ISPOR Avedis Donabedian Lifetime Achievement Award Nominations Deadline
ISPOR International Fellowship Award Nominations Deadline
2-3 December 2008
ISPOR México Local Chapter Conference
9-10 March 2009
ISPOR Serbia Local Chapter First International Conference
May 16-20, 2009
ISPOR 14th Annual International Meeting