ISPOR Egypt Regional Chapter

ISPOR Egypt Chapter

Chapter Activities

  • Educational Seminar of ISPOR Egypt Chapter and ISPOR Hungary Chapter, November 27, 2017, Budapest, Hungary
    The Role of Private Health Insurance in Countries in the Transition to Universal Health Coverage.

    ISPOR Egypt Chapter and ISPOR Hungary Chapter joined efforts to hold an educational seminar with the focus of “The Role of Private Health Insurance in Countries in the Transition to Universal Health Coverage.”

    This seminar took place this November 27th, 2017 in Budapest Hungary at the Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE).

    The seminar had the participation of Dr. Ehab Abouelmaged, Head of Egyptian Healthcare Management Society, Dr. Zoltán Kaló Professor of Health Economics, ELTE University / Syreon Research Institute, Dr. Jenny Sedlak, Roche, Market Access Manager Eastern Europe, Middle East & Africa, and Dr. Sherif Abaza President Elect: ISPOR Egypt Chapter.


  • ISPOR Egypt Chapter Annual International Conference, 1 October 2017
    The Role of Real-World Evidence in Healthcare

    ISPOR Egypt Chapter Annual International Conference held on 1 October 2017 has been attended by academic institutions, healthcare regulators, heads of hospitals, drug manufacturers and healthcare insurance companies in the region. Invited speakers included experts from global pharmaceutical companies, Ministry of Health, health insurance companies, Quintiles IMS global RWE experts and key opinion leaders within the region. The conference has presented the perfect opportunity to learn more about:

    • Engaging key stakeholders in generating Real-World Evidence
    • Role of HTA and learning from EU healthcare Real-World Data collection
    • Unlocking the real value from sourcing and integrating anonymized patient level data in Egypt
    • Leveraging technology & analytics to extract, analyze & visualize data
    • Use of Real-World Evidence to support regulatory decision-making

    The conference represented an important opportunity to meet the experts in the field, discuss and learn about the latest trends in HTA.

    Invited speakers from 5 countries made their presentations during the conference and over 150 attendees have participated in the event.



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    Pharmacoeconomics Practice and Implementation Educational Workshop
    20 September 2017, Cairo, Egypt

    ISPOR Egypt Chapter has conducted one day educational workshop on 20 September 2017 held at the Elkasr Eleiny Hospital, Cairo University. The topic of the workshop was:“Pharmacoeconomics Practice and Implementation".

    Dr. Gihan Elsisi, Head of Pharmacoeconomics Unit, Central Administration for Pharmaceutical Affairs, Ministry of Health was the faculty of the workshop. Twenty key decision makers who are responsible for medications purchasing at Elkasr Eleiny Hospital, Cairo University have participated in this educational event.

    The  main objective of the workshop was to make use of the existing expertise in the field of Pharmacoeconomics and building capacity of the new calibers in this science to benefit from when dealing with lists of medicines at all hospitals and to develop expertise and skills of hospital physicians and pharmacists. (Reported by ISPOR Egypt Chapter).



    Workshop - Case Studies
    Workshop - Introduction to Pharmacoeconomics
  • Pharmacoeconomic Pillars - Workshop
    January 11, 2017, Cairo, Egypt

    This 1-day workshop focused on introducing the basics and intermediate knowledge on pharmacoeconomics (PE) and its application. The aim was to provide the attendees with knowledge and understanding of how to measure cost and outcomes and how to conduct PE studies in the decision-making process and their formulary.

     

    Workshop sessions:

    1. Pharmacoeconomic pillars
    2. Case studies
    3. Measuring costs and outcomes
    4. Implementation of HTA

     

    The workshop was attended by 22 physicians and pharmacists working at the Hospital of the Egyptian Authority for Electricity.


    Measuring Costs and Outcomes - Presentation
    Implementation of HTA and MCDA - Presentation

About Chapter

Chapter Leadership
PresidentMahmoud Diaa Elmahdawy, PharmD
President-ElectSherif Abaza, RPh, MBA
Secretary/TreasurerGihan Elsisi, RPh, MSc
Research CoordinatorAmr El Shalakani, MD, MBA
Public Relations CoordinatorTarek Barakat, BSPharrm

Chapter Constitution

Egypt Regional Chapter Constitution

Annual Reports

Annual Report 2016


Contact Information

ISPOR Egypt Regional Chapter Office
21 Abdulaziz Alsoud Street, Room 307
Cairo, Egypt

Tel/fax: +202-2535-4100 ext. 1902
E-mail: mahmoud77@yahoo.com

Egypt
Established July 2011
During the ISPOR Egypt Chapter Annual International Conference
During the ISPOR Egypt Chapter Annual International Conference
Attendees of the 1-day workshop at the Hospital of the Egyptian Authority for Electricity, Cairo, Egypt
Attendees of the 1-day workshop at the Hospital of the Egyptian Authority for Electricity, Cairo, Egypt
ISPOR Egypt Chapter Meeting at ISPOR 16th Annual European Congress, Dublin 2013
ISPOR Egypt Chapter Meeting at ISPOR 16th Annual European Congress, Dublin 2013

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