ISPOR Boston Regional Chapter

ISPOR Boston Chapter

Chapter Activities

  • BOSTON REGIONAL CHAPTER - UPCOMING EVENTS:

    2nd Panel on Cost-Effectiveness in Health and Medicine: Key issues and a worked example


    Date and Time: Wednesday, November 1st, 6:00-8:00PM (refreshments/networking at 6:00PM; seminar at 6:30PM)
    Location: Shire, 650 E Kendall St, Cambridge MA 02144


    Featured Speaker:
    Peter J. Neumann, Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine; Director, Center for the Evaluation of Value and Risk in Health, Tufts Medical Center


    Discussants:

    David D. Kim, PhD, MS, Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine; Center for the Evaluation of Value and Risk in Health, Tufts Medical Center

    Issa J. Dahabreh, MD, MS, Assistant Professor, Brown University School of Public Health; Associate Director, Center for Evidence Synthesis in Health

    Light refreshments will be provided.

    Please RSVP by Tuesday, October 24 using the form below. The RSVP is to allow for building registration and badging. Since space is limited, please email isporboston@gmail.com with cancellations to ensure that everyone who would like to attend can.

    Check out our activities at https://www.ispor.org/RegionalChapters/Chapter/Boston

    Join our LinkedIn Group to stay connected: https://www.linkedin.com/groups/13521598

    Please feel free to forward this email along to other Boston-based HEOR practitioners who may be interested in joining the ISPOR Boston Regional Chapter. To become a member of the chapter, please complete the following form: https://goo.gl/forms/rL0bL0xjIXpXuP133

    -- The Executive Committee –
    Brian Rittenhouse, PhD (MCPHS University) Lisa Meckley, PhD (Shire)
    Paige Lin, PhD (Tufts Medical Center) Matt Sussman, MA (Boston Health Economics)
    Parashar Patel, MPA (Boston Scientific) Julie Locklear, MBA, PharmD (EMD Serono)



  • “HETEROGENEITY OF TREATMENT EFFECT AND IMPLICATIONS FOR CLINICAL TRIAL DESIGN AND ANALYSIS”
    Wednesday, June 21st, 6:00-7:30PM

    It was great to see many of you at the ISPOR 22nd Annual International Meeting in Boston! 

    Now that our ISPOR Boston Regional Chapter is official, we would like to invite you to the inaugural event on June 21st.  This will be a great opportunity to network, meet members from the greater Boston area, and participate in a discussion of treatment heterogeneity in clinical trials. RSVP here: https://goo.gl/forms/gWbCKTAlq1LVCWZF3

    Date and Time: Wednesday, June 21st
    , 6:00-7:30PM (refreshments/networking at 6:00PM; seminar at 6:30PM)

    Location: Tufts Dental School, 1 Kneeland Street, Room 1414, Boston, MA 02111

    Speaker: David Kent, MD, MS, Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine; Director, Predictive Analytics and Comparative Effectiveness (PACE) Center, Tufts Medical Center

    Light refreshments will be provided.


    Seating is limited; please only RSVP if you plan to attend.  We will close registration when we reach capacity.


    Check out our activities at: https://www.ispor.org/RegionalChapters/Chapter/Boston

    Join our LinkedIn Group to stay connected.


    Please feel free to forward this email along to other Boston-based HEOR practitioners who may be interested in joining the ISPOR Boston Regional Chapter


  • Boston Regional Chapter - Event Archive:


    ISPOR's Annual International Meeting In Boston


    Learn about different and innovative applications in the conduct and use of HEOR.

    Engage with recognized global experts in the field.

    Network with colleagues, collaborators, and clients


    Share your research and ideas with other ISPOR members in an open and objective environment.


    Stay current on emerging trends in health care.


    Advance your career by being and active participant in ISPOR events (i.e., attend an ISPOR Short Course program or In-Person Training, present a poster, network with world-renowned leaders in HEOR).


    First Plenary Session: Monday, May 22, 2017 – 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

    WHERE IS U.S. HEALTH POLICY GOING?


    Second Plenary Session: Tuesday, May 23, 2017 – 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM 

    SOCIAL NETWORK INTERVENTIONS AND POPULATION HEALTH


    Third Plenary Session: Wednesday, May 24, 2017 – 10:15 AM - 12:00 PM

    WHEN DO WE REALLY NEED RANDOMIZED CONTROLLED TRIALS?


    For The Full Schedule Of Events: https://www.ispor.org/Event/Program/2017Boston

    Access Released Presentations: https://www.ispor.org/Event/ReleasedPresentations/2017Boston 



    "Aligning Drug/Device Prices and Benefits: A Novel Framework for Examining Questions of Comparative Effectiveness, Cost-Effectiveness, and Affordability"
    March 28, 2016


    SpeakerDan Ollendorf, PhD,

    Chief Scientific Officer, Institute for Clinical and Economic Review (ICER)


    Discussants

    Josh Cohen, PhD,  Deputy Director and Associate Professor, Center for the Evaluation of Value and Risk in Health, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center; 

    Joe Menzin, PhD, President, Boston Health Economics

    Sponsor/Location: The Analysis Group (111 Huntington Ave, Boston)

    Attendance: Approximately 100


    Adaptive Pathways - What's in it for Payers?

    September 24, 2015

    SpeakerMark Trusheim, MS (visiting scientist at MIT’s Sloan School of Management)

    Discussants:

    • Keith Flaherty, MD (Director, Henri and Belinda Termeer Center for Targeted Therapies, MGH Cancer Center)

    • Mohan Bala, PhD, MBA (VP, Health Economics Outcomes Research, Sanofi)

    Sponsor/LocationBiogen (Cambridge-Kendall Square):  225 Binney Street, Cambridge

    Attendanceapproximately 100


    The Value of Specialty Drugs

    Monday, April 27, 2015, 6:00-8:00PM

    SpeakerJames Chambers, PhD (Tufts Medical Center)

    Discussants: 

    • Peter Neumann, ScD (Tufts Medical Center)
    • Chris Leibman, PharmD, MS, (VP, GMAx-HEOR, Biogen)

    Sponsor/Location: Biogen (Cambridge-Kendall Square):  225 Binney Street, Cambridge 

    Attendance: approximately 100


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About Chapter

Chapter Leadership
PresidentBrian Rittenhouse, PhD
President-ElectLisa Meckley , PhD
Director, MembershipPei-Jung "Paige" Lin, PhD
Director, CommunicationsJulie Locklear, MBA, PharmD
Secretary, TreasurerParashar Patel
Director, Event PlanningMatt Sussman, MA

Contact Information

ISPOR Boston Regional Chapter Office


E-mail: isporboston@gmail.com

Boston
Established November 2016
Chapter President, Brian Rittenhouse introduces speaker at recent event
Chapter President, Brian Rittenhouse introduces speaker at recent event
Panelists, Mohan Bala, M. Trusheim, Keith Flaherty
Panelists, Mohan Bala, M. Trusheim, Keith Flaherty
Networking during a recent Boston Chapter meeting
Networking during a recent Boston Chapter meeting

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