ISPOR Awards Committees and Policies & Procedures

Andrew Briggs

Chair
Andrew Briggs, DPhil, William R. Lindsay Chair of Health Economics, Health Economics & Health Technology Assessment, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland

 

Vice-Chair
TBD

Sean Sullivan

Past Chair
Sean Sullivan, PhD, Stergachis Family Professor and Director, University of Washington, Pharmaceutical Outcomes Research and Policy Program, Seattle, WA, USA

Deborah Marshall

Avedis Donabedian Award Chair
Deborah Marshall, PhD, MSHA, Canada Research Chair, Health Services and Systems Research; Associate Professor, Department of Community Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary; Director, Health Technology Assessment, Alberta Bone and Joint Health Institute, Calgary, AB, Canada

Gerardo Machnicki

Research Excellence Awards Chair - Methodology in Pharmacoeconomics and Health Outcomes Research
Gerardo Machnicki, PhD, MSc, Director, Real World Evidence LATAM, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Dan Greenberg

Research Excellence Awards Chair - Application of Pharmacoeconomics and Health Outcomes Research
Dan Greenberg, PhD, Associate Professor and Chairman, Department of Health Systems Management, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer-Sheva, Israel

Anthony Newall

ISPOR Bernie J. O’Brien New Investigator Award Chair
Anthony Newall, PhD, MPH, BSc, Associate Professor, UNSW Australia, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW Australia

Nathorn Chaiyakunapruk

Chair
Nathorn Chaiyakunapruk, PharmD, PhD, Professor, Monash University Sunway Campus, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

ISPOR Scientific Awards Policies and Procedures

To assure continuity of ISPOR award initiatives and experienced leadership for the ISPOR Awards Committees and (sub) Committees, the following are the ISPOR Award Committee and sub-Committees policies regarding chair and member selection, chair responsibilities and term of service for chairs and members.

ISPOR Awards Committee Chair/Vice Chair & (sub) Committee Chair Responsibilities

  1. The Awards Committee Chair and Vice Chair are responsible for promoting visibility and providing oversight of ISPOR Awards, including selection criteria & process as well as nomination process.
  2. The Awards Committee Chair, in consultation with the Award Committee Vice Chair, selects the Chairs of the following Awards (sub) Committees:
    • Avedis Donebedian Outcomes Research Lifetime Achievement Award (sub) Committee
    • Research Excellence Award for Methodology (sub) Committee
    • Research Excellence Award for Application (sub) Committee
    • Bernie O’Brien New Investigator Award (sub) Committee
    • Research Poster and Podium Presentation Awards- Annual Meeting / European Congress / Asia-Pacific / Latin America (sub) Committee
  3. The Chair of the Avedis Donebedian Outcomes Research Lifetime Achievement Award (sub) Committee is responsible for the selection of the members (3 to 5 individuals) of this (sub) Committee, review of the Award selection criteria, and, in consultation with this (sub) Committee, selection of the Avedis Donebedian Outcomes Research Lifetime Achievement Award recipient.
  4. The Chair of the Award for Excellence in Methodology in Pharmacoeconomics and Health Outcomes Research (sub) Committee is responsible for the selection of the members (5 individuals) of these (sub) Committees, review of the Award selection criteria, and, in consultation with these (sub) Committee members, selection of the Award recipient.
  5. The Chair of the Award for Excellence in Application of Pharmacoeconomics and Health Outcomes Research (sub) Committees is responsible for the selection of the members (5 individuals) of these (sub) Committees, review of the Award selection criteria, and, in consultation with these (sub) Committee members, selection of the Award recipient.
  6. The Chair of the Bernie O’Brien New Investigator Award (sub) Committee is responsible for the selection of the members (3 Individuals) of this (sub) Committee, review of the Award selection criteria, and, in consultation with this (sub) Committee, and selection of the Bernie O’Brien New Investigator Award recipient.
  7. The Chairs of the Research Poster and Podium Presentation Awards – Annual Meeting / European Congress / Asia-Pacific / Latin America (sub) Committees are responsible for review of the selection criteria and the selection of the Research Paper Award recipients at the Annual Meeting or European Congress or Asia-Pacific Conference or Latin America Conference.
  8. The ISPOR Awards Chair, Vice Chair, and ISPOR Board of Directors must approve the recipients of the Avedis Donabedian Outcomes Research Lifetime Achievement Award, the Bernie O’Brien New Investigator Award, and the Research Excellence Awards.

ISPOR Awards Committee Chair & Vice Chair & (sub) Committee Chair Term of Service

  1. The Awards Committee Chair term of service is 2 years.
  2. The incoming ISPOR President selects the Awards Committee Vice-Chair, with the approval of the Board of Directors. The Awards Committee Vice Chair term of service is 2 years, and then 2 years as Award Committee Chair. A Chair may then serve 2 years as Past-Chair
  3. The Awards Committee (sub) Committee Chairs’ term of service is 2 years and can be renewed for an additional 2 years. A Chair may then serve 2 years as Past-Chair
  4. The Chairs of a given subcommittee may serve no more than one additional term of 2 years as the chairs of a different subcommittee.
  5. The term of service for members of the Award (sub) Committees is 2 years and can be renewed for an additional 2 years.
  6. The term of service for all positions is July 1 to June 30.
ISPOR Meeting Travel Scholarship Award Policies and Procedures

ISPOR Meeting Travel Scholarship Award Chair Responsibilities

  1. The Chair of the ISPOR Meeting Travel Scholarship Award (sub) Committee is responsible for the selection of the members (5 individuals) of this (sub) Committee, review of the Award selection criteria, and, in consultation with this (sub) Committee, and selection of the ISPOR Meeting Travel Scholarship Award recipients.
  2. The ISPOR Meeting Travel Scholarship Committee is responsible for the selection of up to 10 candidates for each ISPOR annual meeting, congress, or regional conference per year.

ISPOR Meeting Travel Scholarship Award Chair Term of Service

  1. The ISPOR Meeting Travel Scholarship Award Chair is appointed by the ISPOR Awards Committee Chair.
  2. The ISPOR Meeting Travel Scholarship Award Chairs’ term of service is 2 years and can be renewed for an additional 2 years.
  3. The term of service for members of the ISPOR Meeting Travel Scholarship Award (sub) Committees is 2 years and can be renewed for an additional 2 years.
  4. The term of service for all positions is July 1 to June 30.