ISPOR Distinguished Service Awards

The ISPOR Distinguished Service Awards recognize those members who have lead an important ISPOR activity.

ISPOR 22nd ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL MEETING PROGRAM CO-CHAIRS
Peter Neumann, ScD, Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine, Director, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
William Crown, PhD, Chief Scientific Officer, Optum Labs, Cambridge, MA, USA

20th ANNUAL EUROPEAN CONGRESS PROGRAM CO-CHAIRS
Andrew Briggs, DPhil, William R Lindsay Chair of Health Economics and Professor of Health Economics, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
Maarten J. IJzerman, PhD, Professor & Chair, Department of Health Technology & Services Research, University of Twente and MIRA Institute for Biomedical Technology & Technical Medicine, Enschede, The Netherlands

ISPOR 6TH LATIN AMERICA CONFERENCE CO-CHAIRS
Stephen Doral Stefani, MD, Head of Oncology, Mãe de Deus Cancer Institute, Porto Alegre, Brazil
Rosa Maria Galindo Suarez, MHA, Deputy General Director of Prioritization, General Health Council, Mexico City, Mexico
Marcelo Fonseca, MD, MSc, PhD, Professor, Federal University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil

VALUE IN HEALTH CO-EDITORS (2009-2017)
Sheri Fehnel, PhD, Vice President, Patient-Reported Outcomes, RTI Health Solutions, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
Benjamin Geisler, MD, MPH, Attending/Senior Consultant, Mass General Hospital/Wing Tech, Cambridge, MA, USA

VALUE IN HEALTH REGIONAL ISSUES CO-EDITOR ̶̶̶̶ CEEWAA (2013-2015)
Mohamed Izham B. Mohamed Ibrahim, PhD, Professor of Social & Administrative Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy, Qatar University, Doha, Qatar

ViH and VIHRI Co-Editor Service Awards (Distinguished Service Award) are to recognize those journal Co-Editors who have provided exemplary service to ViH or ViHRI throughout their term by returning timely manuscript decisions, attending both editorial board teleconferences and meetings, and by providing contributing valuable insight on the growth of the journal on which they have served. Co-Editor Distinguished Service Awards are approved by the journal Editors-in-Chief for recommendation to the ISPOR Board of Directors for final approval.

ISPOR CLINICAL OUTCOME ASSESSMENT EMERGING GOOD PRACTICES TASK FORCE CO-CHAIRS
John H. Powers, III, MD, FACP FIDSA, Professor, Clinical Medicine, George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
Marc K. Walton, MD, PhD, Senior Scientific Director, Janssen Research & Development, Ashton, MD, USA and Former Associate Director for Translational Medicine, Office of Translational Sciences, CDER, Food & Drug Administration (FDA), Silver Spring, MD, USA

ISPOR OPTIMIZATION METHODS IN HEALTH CARE DELIVERY: EMERGING GOOD PRACTICES TASK FORCE CO-CHAIRS
William Crown, PhD, Chief Scientific Officer, Optum Labs, Boston, MA, USA
Kalyan S. Pasupathy, PhD, Faculty, Healthcare Policy & Research and Co-Scientific Director, Healthcare Systems Engineering Program, Mayo Clinic Robert D. and Patricia E. Kern Center for the Science of Health Care Delivery, Rochester, MN, USA

ISPOR MAPPING TO ESTIMATE HEALTH STATE UTILITY VALUES FROM NON-PREFERENCE BASED OUTCOMES MEASURES FOR COST PER QALY ECONOMIC ANALYSIS - GOOD PRACTICES TASK FORCE CHAIR
Allan Wailoo, PhD, Professor, Health Economics, ScHARR, The University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK

ISPOR ESTIMATING HEALTH-STATE UTILITY FOR ECONOMIC MODELS IN CLINICAL STUDIES GOOD RESEARCH PRACTICES TASK FORCE CO-CHAIRS
Andrew Briggs, DPhil, Lindsay Chair of Health Economics, HEHTA, Glasgow, UK
Sorrel Wolowacz, PhD, Director, Health Economics, RTI Health Solutions, Manchester, UK

ISPOR RARE DISEASE TRIALS CLINICAL OUTCOME ASSESSMENT (COA) MEASUREMENT TASK FORCE CO-CHAIRS
Katy Benjamin, PhD, SM, Director, Patient-Reported Outcomes, ICON Commercialisation and Outcomes, Bethesda, MD, USA
Margaret K. Vernon, PhD, Senior Research Scientist, EU Director, Outcomes Research, Evidera, London, UK

CODE OF ETHICS 2017 TASK FORCE CO-CHAIRS
Francis Palumbo, PhD, Esq., Professor and Executive Director, Center on Drugs & Public Policy, University of Maryland School of Pharmacy, Bethesda, MD, USA
Jessica Santos, PhD, Global Compliance and Quality Director, Kantar Health, Cambridge, UK

HEALTH TECHNOLOGY ASSESSMENT FOR MOLECULAR DIAGNOSTICS: PRACTICES, CHALLENGES AND RECOMMENDATIONS FROM THE MEDICAL DEVICES AND DIAGNOSTIC SPECIAL INTEREST GROUP CO-CHAIRS
Susan Garfield, MPH, Principal, EY, Wayland, MA, USA
Michael Longacre, BSc, Consultant/Proprietor, Healthcare Market Strategies, Inc., Oregon, USA

ISPOR Task Force and Special Interest Group Service Awards (Distinguished Service Award) are to recognize those TF and SIG chairs that have either submitted or published their groups’ report. ISPOR Task Force or SIG Chair Distinguished Service Awards are approved by the ISPOR staff liaison for recommendation to the ISPOR Board of Directors for final approval.

ISPOR CEE NETWORK CHAIR (2015-2017)
Vlad Zah, PhD, Health Economics Consultant, Belgrade, Serbia

ISPOR INSTITUTIONAL COUNCIL CHAIR (2016)
James Murray, PhD, Research Fellow - Global Health Outcomes – COE, Eli Lilly and Co., Carmel, IN, USA

ISPOR HEALTH SCIENCE POLICY COUNCIL
Federico Augustovski MD, MSc, PhD
Sean Tunis, MD, MSc
Mitchell Higashi, PhD

ISPOR Committee/Council Service Awards (Distinguished Service Award) are to recognize those ISPOR committee/council chairs that have completed their term of service for the committee/council in which they have served. ISPOR Committee/Council Chair Distinguished Service Awards are approved by the ISPOR staff liaison for recommendation to the ISPOR Board of Directors for final approval.

ISPOR STUDENT NETWORK CHAIR (2016-2017)
Eman Biltaji, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA

STUDENT CHAPTER FACULTY ADVISOR COUNCIL CHAIR (2015-2017)
Dennis Raisch, PhD, RPh, BS, MSc, Professor, University of New Mexico, College of Pharmacy, Albuquerque, NM, USA

ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENTS
Daniel Simmons, Rutgers University
Ernest Law, RPh, PharmD, University of Illinois, Chicago
Blythe Adamson, MPH, University of Washington
Hrishikesh Kale, MS, Virginia Commonwealth University
Sirikan Rojanasarot, University of Minnesota
Anna Hung, PharmD, University of Maryland, Baltimore
Siddhi Umarje, PharmD, Bharati Vidyapeeth University
Elizabeth Cannon-Deng, Jefferson University
Sanket Shah, MD, University of Texas at Austin
Mira Patel, MS, University of Arizona

The ISPOR Student Chapter President Service Awards (Distinguished Service Award) is to recognize selected ISPOR chapter presidents who have provided exemplary service to their university and who have demonstrated their leadership through involvement with the ISPOR Student Network by attending at least 75% of the teleconference calls, attending the previous ISPOR Annual Meeting (including the Award Session), and actively participating on a Student Council Committee.

ISPOR 19th ANNUAL EUROPEAN CONGRESS PROGRAM CO-CHAIRS
Hans-Georg Eichler, MD, MSc, Senior Medical Officer, European Medicines Agency, London, United Kingdom
Tomasz Hermanowski, PhD, InterQuality Project Leader and Professor and Head, Department of Pharmacoeconomics, Medical University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland

ISPOR 21th ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL MEETING PROGRAM CO-CHAIRS
Bradley C. Martin, PharmD, RPh, PhD, Professor & Head, Division of Pharmaceutical Evaluation and Policy, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Pharmacy, Little Rock, AR, USA
Eleanor M. Perfetto, PhD, MS, Senior Vice President, Strategic Initiatives, National Health Council, Washington, DC and Professor, Pharmaceutical Health Services Research, School of Pharmacy, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD, USA

ISPOR 7TH ASIA-PACIFIC CONFERENCE CO-CHAIRS
Wai Keung Chui, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacy, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Syed Aljunid, MD, PhD, Professor, Health Economics & Public Health Medicine, and Head, International Centre for Casemix and Clinical Coding, Faculty of Medicine, National University of Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Ahmad Fuad Afdhal, PhD, Director of Center for Socio-Economic Studies in Pharmacy, Jakarta, Indonesia

VALUE IN HEALTH CO-EDITORS (2008-2016)
Maiwenn Al, PhD, iMTA - Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Ulla S. Slothuus, PhD, MA, Novo Nordisk A/S, Copenhagen, Denmark

ISPOR MULTI-CRITERIA DECISION ANALYSIS IN HEALTH CARE DECISION MAKING EMERGING GOOD PRACTICES TASK FORCE CO-CHAIRS
Maarten J. IJzerman, PhD, PANEXA, Enschede, The Netherlands
Kevin Marsh, PhD, Senior Research Scientist and Senior Director of Modelling and Simulation, Evidera, London, UK
Nancy Devlin, PhD, Director of Research, Office of Health Economics, London, UK
Praveen Thokala, MASc, PhD, Research Fellow, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK

ISPOR CEE NETWORK EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE CHAIR (2013-2015) 
Zoltan Kalo, MSc, MD, PhD, Professor of Health Economics, Department of Health Policy and Health Economics, Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE), Founder  & CEO, Syreon Research Institute, Budapest, Hungary

ISPOR INSTITUTIONAL COUNCIL CHAIR (2014)
Donald Yin, PhD, Associate Vice President, Merck, Lebanon, NJ, USA

ISPOR INSTITUTIONAL COUNCIL CHAIR (2015)
Sheldon Kong, PhD, Executive Director, HEOR Novo Nordisk Inc., Plainsboro, NJ, USA

ISPOR ASIA CONSORTIUM EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE CHAIR (2014-2016) 
Yen-Huei (Tony) Tarn, PhD, MS, Executive Director, Center for Pharmaceutical Care Development, Taiwan Pharmacist Association, Taipei, Taiwan

ISPOR HTA ROUNDTABLE NORTH AMERICA CO-CHAIR
Don Husereau, MSc, BSc, Senior Associate, Institute of Health Economics, Senior Scientist, University for Health Sciences, Medical Informatics and Technology, Adjunct Professor, University of Ottawa
Ottawa, ON, Canada

ISPOR HTA ROUNDTABLE NORTH AMERICA CO-CHAIR
Brian Solow, MD, FAAFP, Chief Medical Officer, OptumRx, Irvine, CA, USA

ISPOR HTA ROUNDTABLE EUROPE CO-CHAIRS
Mirjana Huić, MD, PhD, Assistant Director, Department for Development, Research, and Health, Technology Assessment, Agency for Quality and Accreditation in Health Care and Social Welfare, Zagreb, Croatia
Alric Ruether, MD, PhD, Head of Department of Health Care Quality, Institute for Quality and Efficiency in Health Care (IQWiG), Köln, Germany

ISPOR HTAnetAsia CHAIR
Kun Zhao, MD, PhD(c), MHSc, Professor and Director, Division of Health Policy Evaluation and Technology Assessment, National Health Development and Research Center, Ministry of Health, Beijing, China

ISPOR HTAnetLatAm CHAIR
Federico Augustovski, PhD, MD, MSc, Director, Economic Evaluations & HTA Department, Institute for Clinical Effectiveness and Health Policy (IECS), Professor of Public Health, University of Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina

ISPOR STUDENT NETWORK CHAIR (2015-2016)
Elisabeth Oehrlein, University of Maryland

STUDENT CHAPTER FACULTY ADVISOR COUNCIL CHAIR (2012-2015)
Ebere Onukwugha, PhD, Assistant Professor, University of Maryland, School of Pharmacy, Baltimore, MD USA

ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENTS

Rutgers University – Chapter President
Daniel Simmons, PharmD

University of Michigan– Chapter President
Mark Yang

University of Utah– Chapter President
Eman Biltaji, BPharm, MSc

Mercer University – Chapter President
Shedrick Martin

West Virginia University – Chapter President
Doug Thornton, PharmD

Virginia Commonwealth University – Chapter President
Julie Patterson

University of Maryland– Chapter President
Priyanka Gaitonde, BPharm, MS

Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University – Chapter President
Oresta Piniazhko

University of Toledo Chapter President
Andrew Brinkerhoff

The ISPOR Student Chapter President Service Awards (Distinguished Service Award) is to recognize selected ISPOR chapter presidents who have provided exemplary service to their university and who have demonstrated their leadership through involvement with the ISPOR Student Network by attending at least 75% of the teleconference calls, attending the previous ISPOR Annual Meeting (including the Award Session), and actively participating on a Student Council Committee.

ISPOR 20th ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL MEETING PROGRAM CO-CHAIRS
Lou Garrison, PhD, Professor, Pharmaceutical Outcomes Research and Policy Program, School of Pharmacy, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
Penny Mohr, MA, Senior Program Officer, Improving Healthcare Systems, Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI), Washington, DC, USA

ISPOR 18th ANNUAL EUROPEAN CONGRESS PROGRAM CO-CHAIRS
Lorenzo G. Mantovani, DSc, Associate Professor of Public Health, Center for Public Health Research (CESP), University of Milano-Bicocca, Monza, Italy
François Meyer, MD, Advisor to the President, International Affairs, French National Authority for Health (HAS), Saint-Denis La Plaine, France

ISPOR 5TH LATIN AMERICA CONFERENCE CO-CHAIRS
Rony Lenz Alcayaga, MA, Professor, School of Public Health University of Chile Head Consultant, Lenz Consulting, Santiago, Chile
Jeanette Vega Morales, MD, MPH, PhD, Director, National Health Fund (FONASA) Santiago, Chile

VALUE IN HEALTH CO-EDITORS (2011-2015)
Paul Scuffham, PhD, BA, Professor of Health Economics, School of Medicine & Director, Population & Social Health Research Program, Griffith Health Institute, Logan Campus L03 2.43, Griffith University, Meadowbrook, Australia
Andrea Manca, PhD, MSc, Professor of Health Economics, Centre for Health Economics, University of York, Alcuin College, Heslington, York, UK

ISPOR RARE DISEASE TERMINOLOGY & DEFINITIONS USED IN OUTCOMES RESEARCH WORKING GROUP SPECIAL SERVICE
Trevor Richter PhD, MSc, BSc, Research Manager, Health Economics, Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH), Ottawa, ON, Canada

ISPOR SIMULATION MODELING IN HEALTH CARE DELIVERY RESEARCH - EMERGING GOOD PRACTICES TASK FORCE CHAIR
Deborah A. Marshall, PhD, Canada Research Chair, Health Services and Systems Research and Associate Professor, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada

ISPOR COST-EFFECTIVENESS ANALYSIS ALONGSIDE CLINICAL TRIALS - GOOD RESEARCH PRACTICES II TASK FORCE CO-CHAIRS
Scott D. Ramsey, MD, PhD, Member, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center,  Professor, School of Pharmacy School of Medicine Institute for Public Health Genetics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
Richard J. Willke, PhD, Vice President, Outcomes & Evidence Lead, CV/Metabolic, Pain, Urology, Gender Health, Global Health & Value, Pfizer, Inc. New York, NY, USA

ISPOR CHALLENGES IN ASSESSMENT AND APPRAISAL OF RARE DISEASE DIAGNOSTICS & TREATMENTS WORKING GROUP SPECIAL SERVICE
Mondher Toumi MD, MSc, PhD, Professor & Chair of Decision Sciences, Department of Public Health and Market Access, University Claude Bernard Lyon I, Lyon, France

ISPOR MEDICATION ADHERENCE GOOD RESEARCH PRACTICES WORKING GROUP CO-CHAIRS
Andrew M. Peterson, PharmD, PhD, Dean, Mayes College of Healthcare Business and Policy, University of the Sciences, Philadelphia, PA, USA
David Hutchins, MHSA, MBA, Senior Advisor, Strategic Research, CVS Caremark, Scottsdale, AZ, USA

ISPOR ASIA CONSORTIUM ADVISORY COMMITTEE CHAIR (2013-2015)
Jianwei Xuan, MD, PhD, Professor and Director, Institute of Health Economics, Zhongshan University, Guangzhou, China and Consulting Professor, Fudan University School of Public Health, Shanghai, China

ISPOR NEWS ACROSS LATIN AMERICA OUTGOING EDITOR-IN-CHIEF (2012-2015)
Manuel Antonio Espinoza, MD, MSc, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Public Health & Coordinator, Unit of Health Technology Assessment, Center for Clinical Research, Catholic University of Chile
Scientific Advisor, Department of Scientific Affairs, Public Health Institute of Chile
Santiago, Chile

ISPOR DISTANCE LEARNING COMMITTEE CHAIR (2013-2015)
Renée JG Arnold, PharmD, RPh, President and CEO, Arnold Consultancy & Technology LLC, New York, New York, Adjunct Associate Professor, Master of Public Health Program, Department of Preventive Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA and Adjunct Full Professor, Division of Social and Administrative Sciences, Arnold and Marie Schwartz College of Pharmacy, Long Island University, Brooklyn, NY, USA

ISPOR STUDENT NETWORK CHAIR (2014-2015)
Brendan J. Kelly, Touro University California

ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENTS

University of Maryland – Chapter President
Elisabeth Oehrlein

University of Toledo – Chapter President
Tessa Conner, BSPS, MS

Mercer University – Chapter President
Dure Kim

Hacettepe University, Turkey – Chapter President
Kagan Atikeler, MPharm, MSc

Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna – Chapter President
Francesco Fusco, PharmD, MSc

University of Colorado, Denver – Chapter President
David Tabano, MA

University of Georgia – Chapter President
Shada Kanchanasuwan, PharmD

The ISPOR Student Chapter President Service Awards (Distinguished Service Award) is to recognize selected ISPOR chapter presidents who have provided exemplary service to their university and who have demonstrated their leadership through involvement with the ISPOR Student Network by attending at least 75% of the teleconference calls, attending the previous ISPOR Annual Meeting (including the Award Session), and actively participating on a Student Council Committee.

ISPOR 19th ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL MEETING PROGRAM CO-CHAIRS

Leslie Levin, MD, FRCP(Lon), FRCPC, Chief Scientific Officer, MaRS EXCITE, Vice President, Evidence Development and Standards, Health Quality Ontario, and Professor of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto ON Canada
Don Husereau, BScPharm, MSc, Senior Associate, Institute of Health Economics, Adjunct Professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada, and Senior Scientist, University for Health Sciences, Medical Informatics and Technology, Hall i.T., Austria

ISPOR 17th ANNUAL EUROPEAN CONGRESS PROGRAM CO-CHAIR

Finn Børlum Kristensen, MD, PhD, Professor, Health Services Research & Health Technology Assessment, University of Southern Denmark and Director, EUnetHTA Secretariat, Danish Health and Medicines Authority, Copenhagen, Denmark
Carin A. Uyl-de Groot, PhD, Professor of Health Technology Assessment, Head of Health Economics & Director, Institute for Medical Technology Assessment (iMTA), Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

ISPOR 6th ASIA PACIFIC CONFERENCE PROGRAM HONORARY CHAIR
Guowei Sang, PhD, Vice Chairman of the Standing Committee of the 11th National People's Congress, Academician of Chinese Academy of Engineering (CAE), President of Chinese Pharmaceutical Association (CPA), Beijing, China

ISPOR 6th ASIA PACIFIC CONFERENCE PROGRAM COMMITTEE CHAIR
Gordon G. Liu, PhD, Professor of Economics and Executive Director, The Health Economics and Management Institute, Peking University Guanghua School of Management, Beijing, China

VALUE IN HEALTH CO-EDITOR (2010-2014)
Chris Bingefors, MSc, PhD, Associate Professor, Research Director,Biomedical Centre, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden

ISPOR HEALTH ECONOMIC EVALUATION PUBLICATION GUIDELINES – CHEERS: GOOD REPORTING PRACTICES TASK FORCE CHAIR
Don Husereau MSc, BScPharm, Senior Associate, Institute of Health Economics, Adjunct Professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada, and Senior Scientist, University for Health Sciences, Medical Informatics and Technology, Hall i.T., Austria

ISPOR ASSESSING INDIRECT TREATMENT FOR COMPARISON STUDIES TASK FORCE CHAIR
Jeroen Jansen, PhD, MSc, Founding Partner & Director, Redwood Outcomes, Boston, MA, USA

ISPOR ASSESSING MODELING STUDIES FOR HEALTH CARE DECISION MAKERS TASK FORCE CHAIR
J. Jaime Caro, MDCM, FRCPC, FACP, Senior Vice President, Research, Evidera, Lexington, MA, USA and Adjunct Professor of Medicine, Adjunct Professor of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McGill University, Montreal QC, Can

ISPOR ASSESSING PROSPECTIVE STUDIES FOR HEALTH CARE DECISION MAKERS TASK FORCE CHAIR
Marc Berger, MD, VP Real World Data and Analytics, Pfizer, New York, NY, USA

ISPOR ASSESSING RETROSPECTIVE STUDIES FOR HEALTH CARE DECISION MAKERS TASK FORCE CHAIR
Bradley Martin PhD, RPh, PharmD, Professor and Division Chair, College of Pharmacy, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Department of Pharmacy Practice, Little Rock, AR, USA

ISPOR BUDGET IMPACT ANALYSIS GOOD PRACTICES II TASK FORCE CO-CHAIRS
Josephine Mauskopf, PhD, Vice President of Health Economics, RTI Health Solutions, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
Sean Sullivan, PhD, Professor and Director, University of Washington, Pharmaceutical Outcomes Research and Policy Program, Seattle, WA, USA

ISPOR PRO DATA COLLECTION IN CLINICAL TRIALS USING MIXED MODES - GOOD RESEARCH PRACTICES TASK FORCE CHAIR
Sonya Eremenco, MA, Director ePRO New Products, Evidera, MD, USA                       

ISPOR INSTITUTIONAL COUNCIL PAST CHAIR
John O'Donnell, PhD, Vice President, Global Health Outcomes, Bristol-Myers Squibb Co., Princeton, NJ, USA

ISPOR EDUCATION COMMITTEE CHAIR (2012-2014)
Prabashni Reddy, PharmD, MS, RPh, Director, Centre for Drug Policy, Partners Health Care, Needham, MA, USA

ISPOR LATIN AMERICA CONSORTIUM EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE CHAIR (2012-2014)
Gabriela Tannus Araújo, MBA, MSc, Owner & Health Economics Director, Axia.Bio Consulting, São Paulo, Brazil

ISPOR LATIN AMERICA CONSORTIUM ADVISORY COMMITTEE CHAIR (2012-2014)
Rafael Alfonso, MD, MSc, PhD, Scientific Director, Surgical Outcomes Research Center & Comparative Effectiveness Translation Network; Research Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA

ISPOR SHORT COURSE DEVELOPMENT & QUALITY ASSURANCE COMMITTEE CHAIR (2012-2014)
Bradley Martin PhD, RPh, PharmD, Professor and Division Chair, College of Pharmacy, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Department of Pharmacy Practice, Little Rock, AR, USA

ISPOR ASIA CONSORTIUM EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE CHAIR (2012-2014)
Surachat Ngorsuraches, PhD, RPh, Associate Professor, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Prince of Songkla University, Songkhla, Thailand

ISPOR ASIA PACIFIC SHORT COURSE COMMITTEE CHAIR (2012-2014)
Wen Chen, PhD, Professor & Deputy Dean, School of Public Health, Fudan University, Shanghai, China

ISPOR HEALTH TECHNOLOGY ASSESSMENT AGENCIES COMMITTEE CHAIR (2012-2014)
Jie Chen, PhD, Director, Key Lab of Health Technology Assessment, Ministry of Health, Director, Center for Health Technology Assessment, Shanghai Municipal Bureau, and Professor, School of Public Health, Fudan University, Shanghai, China

ISPOR ASIA CONSORTIUM HEALTH TECHNOLOGY PRODUCERS COMMITTEE CHAIR (2012-2014)
Ashoke Bhattacharjya, PhD, Executive Director, Global Health Systems and Innovation Policy, Johnson & Johnson, New Brunswick, NJ, USA

ISPOR STUDENT NETWORK CHAIR (2013-2014)
Amanda Harrington, University of Arizona

ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENTS

Mercer University – Chapter President
Francois Cherestal

Touro University – Chapter President
Brendan Kelly

University of Arizona – Chapter President
Jill Augustine, PharmD, MPH

University of Cincinnati – Chapter President
Amarshinh Desai, PhD, MS

University of Florida – Chapter President
Chintin Dave, PharmD

University of Maryland – Chapter President
Joe Vandigo, MBA

University of Mississippi – Chapter President
Zainab Shahpurwala, MS

U of Tennessee Health Science Center (Memphis) – Chapter President
Kiraat Munshi, MS

Virginia Commonwealth University – Chapter President
Kunal Saxena, MS

West Virginia University – Chapter President
Sandipan Bhattacharjee, MS

The ISPOR Student Chapter President Service Awards (Distinguished Service Award) is to recognize selected ISPOR chapter presidents who have provided exemplary service to their university and who have demonstrated their leadership through involvement with the ISPOR Student Network by attending at least 75% of the teleconference calls, attending the previous ISPOR Annual Meeting (including the Award Session), and actively participating on a Student Council Committee.

ISPOR 18th ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL MEETING PROGRAM CO-CHAIRS
Laurie B. Burke, MPH, RPh, Director, Study Endpoints and Label Development, Office of New Drugs, CDER, U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Rockville, MD, USA
Donald L. Patrick, PhD, MSPH,Professor, Department of Health Services and Director, Seattle Quality of Life Group & Biobehavioral Cancer Training Program, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA

ISPOR 16th ANNUAL EUROPEAN CONGRESS PROGRAM CO-CHAIRS
Michael Barry, MD, PhD, FRCPI, Clinical Director, National Centre for Pharmacoeconomics, St. James’s Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
John Hutton, BPhil, Professor of Health Economics, Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Heslington, York, UK

ISPOR 4th LATIN AMERICA CONFERENCE PROGRAM CO-CHAIRS
Federico Augustovski, MD, MS, PhD, Director, Economic Evaluations and HTA Department, Institute for Clinical Effectiveness and Health Policy (IECS); Professor of Public Health, University of Buenos Aires; Staff Physician, Family and Community Medicine Division, Italian Hospital of Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Guillermo Williams, MD, Director, National Board of Health Regulation and Quality Health Care, Ministry of Health, Buenos Aires, Argentina

LATIN AMERICA CONSORTIUM DISTANCE LEARNING COMMITTEE CHAIR (2010-2012)
Rafael Alfonso, MD, MSc, Scientific Director, University of Washington, Surgical Outcomes Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA

ASIA CONSORTIUM ADVISORY COMMITTEE CHAIR (2011-2013)
Jenny Sung, PharmD, MS, Associate Vice President, Evidence Based Medicine Research, US Medical Affairs, Sanofi US, Bridgewater, NJ, USA

VALUE IN HEALTH CO-EDITORS
Alan Brennan, PhD, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
John C. Hornberger, MD, MS, Cedar Associates, LLC, Menlo Park, CA, USA
Michelle Naughton, PhD, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC, USA

ISPOR PERFORMANCE-BASED RISK-SHARING ARRANGEMENTS GOOD PRACTICES TASK FORCE CO-CHAIRS
Lou Garrison, PhD, Professor, Pharmaceutical Outcomes Research & Policy Program, Department of Pharmacy, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
Adrian Towse, MA, MPhil, Director, Office of Health Economics, London, England, UK

PRO TASK FORCE: GOOD PRACTICES for ePRO SYSTEMS VALIDATION CHAIR
Arthur S. Zbrozek, RPh, MSc, MBA, Senior Director and Group Leader, Commercial Development, Global Health Economics, CSL Behring, Biotherapies for Life, King of Prussia, PA, USA

PRO TASK FORCE: Good Practices for the Assessment of Patient-Reported Outcomes in Children and Adolescents CHAIR
Louis Matza, PhD, Research Scientist, Center for Health Outcomes Research, United BioSource Corporation, Bethesda, MD, USA

CONJOINT ANALYSIS EXPERIMENTAL DESIGN TASK FORCE CHAIR
F. Reed Johnson, PhD,
Distinguished Fellow and Principal Economist, Health Preference Assessment Group, RTI Health Solutions,
RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA

ISPOR ONCOLOGY SPECIAL INTEREST GROUP, ONCOLOGY GOOD OUTCOMES RESEARCH PRACTICES WORKING GROUP CO-CHAIRS
Karina Berenson, MPH, Associate Director, Global Health Economics & Pricing, Covance, Gaithersburg, MD, USA
Kathy L. Schulman, MA, Principal, Outcomes Research Solutions, Inc., Boston, MA, USA

ISPOR ONCOLOGY SPECIAL INTEREST GROUP, ONCOLOGY OUTCOMES RESEARCH RESOURCES WORKING GROUP CHAIR
Kathleen A. Foley, PhD, Director, Strategic Consulting, Healthcare, Thomson Reuters, Cambridge, MA, USA

HEALTH TECHNOLOGY ASSESSMENT SPECIAL INTEREST GROUP, HTA OF MEDICAL DEVICES & DIAGNOSTICS WORKING GROUP CO-CHAIRS
Annie Chicoye, PhD, Executive Director, Health Economics and Management Institute, ESSEC Business School Paris Singapore, Cergy Pontoise Cedex, France
Geoffrey Wilson, MSc, DPhil, Head of Health Economics & Reimbursement, Europe & EAGM, GE Healthcare, Buckinghamshire, UK

RELIABILITY AND VALIDITY OF DATA SOURCES FOR OUTCOMES RESEARCH & DISEASE AND HEALTH MANAGEMENT PROGRAMS EDITOR-IN-CHIEF
Dominick Esposito, PhD, Senior Economist, Mathematica Policy Research, Inc., Princeton, NJ, USA

ISPOR Taxonomy of Patient Registries: Classification, Characteristics and Terms EDITOR-IN-CHIEF
Dimitris Polygenis, PharmD, Vice President, McKesson Specialty, McKesson Canada, Toronto, ON, CA

ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER FACULTY ADVISOR COUNCIL CHAIR (2011-2013)
Karen Rascati, PhD, RPh, Turley/Eckerd Centennial Endowed Professor of Pharmacy Administration and Faculty Member, Center for Pharmacoeconomic Studies, College of Pharmacy, University of Texas, Austin, TX, USA

ISPOR STUDENT NETWORK CHAIR (2012-2013)
Emily Reese, MPH, University of Maryland

ISPOR 17th ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL MEETING PROGRAM CHAIR
Sean Tunis, MD, MSc, Founder & Director, Center for Medical Technology Policy, Baltimore, MD, USA

VALUE IN HEALTH CO-EDITORS
Gordon G. Liu, PhD, Peking University, Guanghua School of Management, PR China
Johan L. (Hans) Severens, PhD, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

ISPOR CONNECTIONS CO-EDITORS-IN-CHIEF
Thomas Mittendorf, PhD, Managing Director, Herescon GmbH, Hannover, Germany
David Thompson, PhD, Senior Vice President, Health Economics & Strategic Consulting, OptumInsight Life Sciences, Medford, MA, USA

ISPOR ASIA CONSORTIUM ADVISORY COMMITTEE CHAIR (2009-2011)
Mingliang Zhang, PhD, Senior Director, Market Access, Public Health & Vaccines,  Worldwide Market Access, Janssen Global Services,  Horsham, PA, USA

ISPOR LATIN AMERICA CONSORTIUM EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE CHAIR
Guillermo Meléndez, MD, MSc, Scientific Coordinator, Nutrition Nestlé Fund, Mexican Health Foundation, Mexico City, Mexico     

ISPOR LATIN AMERICA CONSORTIUM ADVISORY COMMITTEE CHAIR
Márcio Machado, PhD, Pharmacoeconomics Manager, GlaxoSmithKline Brazil, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

ISPOR PROSPECTIVE OBSERVATIONAL CLINICAL STUDIES GOOD RESEARCH PRACTICES TASK FORCE TASK FORCE CO-CHAIRS
Marc Berger, MD, Executive Vice President and Senior Scientist, OPTUMInsight, New York, NY, USA
Sharon-Lise Normand, PhD, Professor of Health Care Policy (Biostatistics), Harvard Medical School
and Professor, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA

ISPOR PERSONALIZED MEDICINE SPECIAL INTEREST GROUP CHAIR
Eric Faulkner, MPH, Director, Global Market Access, Quintiles Global Consulting, Durham, NC, USA

ISPOR RISK BENEFIT MANAGEMENT SPECIAL INTEREST GROUP CHAIR
Dennis Raisch, RPh, PhD, Associate Director, VA Cooperative Studies Program, Clinical Research Pharmacy, Albuquerque, NM, USA

ISPOR CONJOINT ANALYSIS EXPERIMENTAL DESIGN GOOD RESEARCH PRACTICES TASK FORCE CHAIR
F. Reed Johnson, PhD, Distinguished Fellow and Principal Economist, Health Preference Assessment Group, RTI Health Solutions,
RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA

ISPOR GOOD RESEARCH PRACTICES for ePRO SYSTEMS VALIDATION PRO TASK FORCE CHAIR
Arthur S. Zbrozek, RPh, MSc, MBA, Senior Director and Group Leader, Commercial Development, Global Health Economics, CSL Behring, Biotherapies for Life, King of Prussia, PA, USA

GOOD RESEARCH PRACTICES FOR THE ASSESSMENT OF PATIENT-REPORTED OUTCOMES IN CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS PRO TASK FORCE CHAIR
Louis Matza, PhD, Research Scientist, Center for Health Outcomes Research, United BioSource Corporation, Bethesda, MDS USA

ISPOR PERFORMANCE-BASED RISK-SHARING ARRANGEMENTS GOOD RESEARCH PRACTICES TASK FORCE
CO-CHAIRS

Lou Garrison, PhD, Professor, Pharmaceutical Outcomes Research & Policy Program, Department of Pharmacy, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
Adrian Towse, MA, Director, Office of Health Economics, London, England, UK

STUDENT NETWORK CHAIR (2011-2012)
Abhishek Chitnis, University of Houston

ISPOR 16th ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL MEETING PROGRAM CHAIR
Mark S. Roberts, MD, MPP, Professor and Chair, Department of Health Policy and Management, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health & Professor of Medicine, Industrial Engineering and Clinical and Translational Science, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA

ISPOR 14th ANNUAL EUROPEAN CONGRESS PROGRAM CHAIR
Xavier Badia, PhD, MD, MPH, Senior Principal HEOR & GM Outcomes Research, Observational COE, IMS Health, Barcelona, Spain   

ISPOR 3rd LATIN AMERICA CONFERENCE PROGRAM CO-CHAIRS
Antonio Caso Marasco, MD, MEd, Post Graduate Professor and Distance Learning Coordinator, Post Graduate Division, Faculty of Medicine, National University of Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico
Guillermo Meléndez, MD, MSc, Consultant, Mexican Health Foundation, Mexico City, Mexico  

ISPOR PATIENT REPORTED OUTCOMES TRANSLATION & LINGUISTIC VALIDATION GOOD RESEARCH PRACTICES TASK FORCE CHAIR
Diane J. Wild, MSc, BSc, Director, Oxford Outcomes, Oxford, UK

ISPOR CONJOINT ANALYSIS IN HEALTH STUDIES GOOD RESEARCH PRACTICES TASK FORCE CHAIR
John F. P. Bridges, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA

ISPOR INDIRECT TREATMENT COMPARISONS GOOD RESEARCH PRACTICES TASK FORCE LEAD AUTHORS
David C. Hoaglin, PhD, Principal Statistician, Abt Bio-Pharma Solutions, Inc, Lexington, MA, USA
Jeroen Jansen, PhD, MSc, Research Director – Clinical & Economic Evidence, Mapi Values, Boston, MA, USA

ISPOR HEALTH TECHNOLOGY ASSESSMENT SPECIAL INTEREST GROUP (HTA) GLOBAL HEALTH CARE REIMBURSEMENT SYSTEMS AND DECISION PROCESSES WORKING GROUP CO-CHAIRS
Stefan Holmstrom, BSc, MSc, Director HEOR, Astellas Pharma Europe, Leiderdorp, The Netherlands
Karl Matuszewski, MS, PharmD, Vice President, Editor-in-Chief Elsevier / Gold Standard, Tampa, FL, USA
Kevin Mayo, PhD, Senior Director of Health Outcomes and PharmacoEconomics (HOPE), Endo Pharmaceuticals Inc, Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania, USA Adjunct professor, University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Noreen Sullivan, BS, Vice President, U.S. Business Development, Resonance Health Limited, Encinitas, CA, USA
Sheryl Szeinbach, MS, PhD, RPh, Professor, College of Pharmacy, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH USA

ISPOR HEALTH TECHNOLOGY ASSESSMENT SPECIAL INTEREST GROUP (HTA) HEALTH TECHNOLOGY ASSESSMENT PRINCIPLES WORKING GROUP CO-CHAIRS
Jalpa A. Doshi, PhD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, General Internal Medicine, Director, Economic Evaluations Unit, Center for Evidence-Based Practice, Director, Value-Based Insurance Design Initiatives, Center for Health Incentives, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Bonnie Handke, RN, Director, Health Policy and Planning, Medtronic, Inc, Neuromodulation, Shoreview, MN, USA
Jennifer Stephens, PharmD, Clinical Director& Partner, Pharmerit North America LLC, Bethesda, MD, USA

THERAPEUTIC AND DIAGNOSTIC DEVICE OUTCOMES RESEARCH BOOK CO-EDITORS
Stacey J. Ackerman, MSE, PhD, Vice President, Covance Market Access Services Inc., San Diego, CA, USA
Marilyn Dix Smith, BSPharm, PhD, Executive Director, International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research, Lawrenceville, NJ, USA
Jenifer Ehreth, MHA, PhD, Principal, International Market Access, Paris, France and Adjunct Professor, University of Lausanne, Health Economic Institute, Lausanne, Switzerland
Randa Eldessouki, MBBCh, MSc, MD, Director, ISPOR scientific initiatives, ISPOR, Lawrenceville, NJ, USA; Lecturer, Faculty of medicine, Fayoum University, Fayoum, Egypt
Erin Sullivan, MPH, PhD, Vice President, Health Economics & Outcomes Research, Avalere Health LLC, Washington DC USA

ISPOR-SMDM MODELING GOOD RESEARCH PRACTICES TASK FORCE CHAIR
J. Jaime Caro, MDCM, FRCPC, FACP, Senior Vice President, Health Economics, United BioSource Corporation Lexington, MA, USA

ISPOR-SMDM MODELING GOOD RESEARCH PRACTICES TASK FORCE: CONCEPTUAL MODELING WORKING GROUP CHAIR
Mark Roberts, MD, Professor and Chair, Department of Health Policy & Management, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA

ISPOR-SMDM MODELING GOOD RESEARCH PRACTICES TASK FORCE: DISCRETE EVENT SIMULATION WORKING CO-CHAIRS
James Stahl, MD, CM, MPH, Senior Scientist, MGH Institute for Technology Assessment & Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
Jonathan Karnon, PhD, Professor in Health Economics, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia

ISPOR-SMDM MODELING GOOD RESEARCH PRACTICES TASK FORCE: DYNAMIC TRANSMISSION MODELING WORKING CHAIR
Richard Pitman, PhD, Senior Health Economist, Oxford Outcomes, Ltd., Oxford, England, UK

ISPOR-SMDM MODELING GOOD RESEARCH PRACTICES TASK FORCE CO-CHAIR AND PARAMETER ESTIMATION AND UNCERTAINTY WORKING GROUP CHAIR
Andrew Briggs, DPhil, Lindsay Chair in Health Policy & Economic Evaluation, Public Health & Health Policy, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK

ISPOR-SMDM MODELING GOOD RESEARCH PRACTICES TASK FORCE CO-CHAIRS AND STATE-TRANSITION MODELING WORKING GROUP CO-CHAIRS
Karen Kuntz, ScD, Professor, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, MN, USA
Uwe Siebert, MD, MPH, MSc, ScD, Professor of Public Health, UMIT – Univ. of Health Sciences, Medical Informatics & Technology, Hall, i.T, Austria

ISPOR-SMDM MODELING GOOD RESEARCH PRACTICES TASK FORCE: MODEL TRANSPARENCY AND VALIDATION WORKING GROUP CO-CHAIRS
John Wong, MD, Chief, Division of Clinical Decision Making, Informatics and Telemedicine; GMA Physician and Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
David Eddy, PhD, MD, Founder and Medical Director, Archimedes, Inc., San Francisco, CA, USA

ISPOR PATIENT REPORTED OUTCOMES GOOD RESEARCH PRACTICES ON ESTABLISHING AND REPORTING EVIDENCE OF CONTENT VALIDITY TASK FORCE CHAIR
Donald Patrick, PhD, MSPH, Professor, University of Washington, Seattle, Seattle, WA, USA    

STUDENT NETWORK CHAIR (2010-2011)
Urvi Desai, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, USA

FIFTEENTH ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL MEETING PROGRAM CHAIR
Daniel C. Malone RPh, PhD, Professor, College of Pharmacy, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA

THIRTEENTH ANNUAL EUROPEAN CONGRESS MEETING PROGRAM CHAIR
Jan Švihovec MD, PhD, DrSc, Professor, Head of Department of Pharmacology, 2nd Medical Faculty, Charles University & President,  ISPOR Czech Republic Regional Chapter, Prague, Czech Republic
F. Cankat Tulunay MD, PhD, Professor, Medical School of Ankara University, Department of Clinical Pharmacology & President, ISPOR Turkey Regional Chapter, Ankara, Turkey

FOURTH ASIA PACIFIC CONFERENCE PROGRAM CO-CHAIRS
Surachat Ngorsuraches PhD, RPh, Associate Dean for Planning and Development, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Prince of Songkla University, Songkla, Thailand
Vithaya Kulsomboon PhD, President, ISPOR Thailand Chapter, Associate Professor and Chair of Social Pharmacy Department, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand

VALUE IN HEALTH CO-EDITOR
Adrian  Levy PhD, Professor and Head, Dalhousie University, Dept. of Community Health and Epidemiology, Halifax, NS Canada

VALUE IN HEALTH EDITOR-IN-CHIEF
Josephine Mauskopf PhD, Vice President, Health Economics, RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA           

ISPOR LATIN AMERICA CONSORTIUM CHAIR
Federico Augustovski MD, MSc, Director, Health Economic Evaluation and Technology Assessment, Institute for Clinical Effectiveness and Health Policy (IECS); Staff Physician, Family and Community Medicine Division, Hospital Italiano de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina

STUDENT NETWORK CHAIR (2009-2010)
Milli Reddy, University of Texas at Austin, Austin TX, USA

FOURTEENTH ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL MEETING PROGRAM CHAIR
John Hornberger MD, MS, Principal, CEDAR Associates LLC and Adjunct Clinical Professor of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Menlo Park, CA, USA

SECOND LATIN AMERICA CONFERENCE PROGRAM CO-CHAIRS
Marcos B. Ferraz MD, PhD,Professor and Director, São Paulo Center for Health Economics, Federal University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
Gabriela Tannus Araújo MSc, Health Economics Director, AxiaBio Consulting, & Economist in Charge of the Clinical Trials Office, UNIFESP/ SPDM, São Paulo, Brazil

TWELFTH ANNUAL EUROPEAN CONGRESS PROGRAM CHAIR
Claude Le Pen, PhD, Professor of Health Economics, University of Paris-Dauphine and Expert, IMS Health, Puteaux, France

VALUE IN HEALTH CO-EDITOR
Sean D. Sullivan PhD, Professor and Director, University of Washington, Department of Pharmacy, University of Washington, Pharmaceutical Outcomes Research and Policy Program, Seattle, WA, USA 

ISPOR MEDICATION COMPLIANCE & PERSISTENCE SPECIAL INTEREST GROUP CHAIR
Dyfrig Hughes PhD, MRPharmS, Reader in Pharmacoeconomics and Deputy Director, Centre for Economics and Policy in Health, IMSCaR, Bangor University, Gwynedd, UK

ISPOR TRANSFERABILITY OF ECONOMIC DATA TASK FORCE CHAIR
Michael Drummond PhD, Professor of Health Economics, University of York Centre for health Economics, York, UK

ISPOR PATIENT REPORTED OUTCOMES (PRO) TASK FORCE: USE OF EXISTING INSTRUMENTS AND THEIR MODIFICATION CHAIR
Margaret Rothman PhD, Executive Director, WW Patient-reported Outcomes Center of Excellence, Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceutical Services, LLC, Washington, GA, USA

ISPOR GOOD RESEARCH PRACTICES FOR RETROSPECTIVE DATABASE ANALYSIS TASK FORCE CHAIR
Michael Johnson PhD, Associate Professor University of Houston, College of Pharmacy, Houston, TX, USA

ISPOR DRUG COSTS STANDARDS TASK FORCE CO-CHAIRS
James Smeeding RPh, MBA, President, JestaRx Group, Dallas, TX, USA

Joel Hay PhD, Professor, USC Dept. of Clinical Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Economics & Policy, Los Angeles, CA, USA

ISPOR QUALITY IMPROVEMENT OF COST EFFECTIVENESS RESEARCH TASK FORCE CHAIR
William McGhan PharmD, PhD
, Professor of Pharmacy and Health Policy, University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, US

THIRTEENTH ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL MEETING PROGRAM CO-CHAIR
Adrian Levy PhD, Associate Professor, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
C. Daniel Mullins PhD, Professor and Chair, Pharmaceutical Health Services Research Department, University of Maryland School of Pharmacy, Baltimore, MD, USA

THIRD ASIA-PACIFIC CONFERENCE PROGRAM CHAIR
Bong-Min Yang PhD, Professor of Economics, School of Public Health, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea

ELEVENTH ANNUAL EUROPEAN CONGRESS PROGRAM CO-CHAIRS
Uwe Siebert MD, MPH, MSc, ScD, Professor of Public Health, University of Health Sciences, Medical Informatics and Technology, Hall/Innsbruck, Austria
John Yfantopoulos PhD, Professor of Health Economics, University of Athens and President of the National Centre for Social Research, Athens, Greece

VALUE IN HEALTH CO-EDITORS
Andrew Briggs MSc, DPhil, Professor, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
Richard Milne PhD, Associate Professor, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
A. David Paltiel PhD, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
William Lenderking PhD, UnitedBioSource, Bethesda, MD, USA

ISPOR CONNECTIONS EDITOR-IN-CHIEF (2001-2008)
Steve Marx PharmD, MS, Associate Director, Global Pharmaceutical Research & Development, Health Economics & Outcomes Research, Abbott Laboratories, Abbott Park, IL, USA   

ISPOR FELLOWSHIP STANDARDS TASK FORCE CHAIR
Alan Bakst MBA, PharmD, Senior Director, Global Health Economics and Reimbursement, Baxter Healthcare Corporation, McGaw Park, IL, USA

ISPOR EPRO TASK FORCE CHAIR
Stephen Joel Coons PhD, Professor, College of Pharmacy, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA

ISPOR CHAPTER AWARD
ISPOR presented a Chapter Service Award to the Russia Chapter for 10 years of collaboration and service to the Society.

TWELFTH ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL MEETING PROGRAM CHAIR
Scott Ramsey MD, PhD, Member, Professor, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA

FIRST LATIN AMERICA CONFERENCE PROGRAM CHAIR
Diana Pinto MD, MHA, DSc, ISPOR Latin America Conference Program Committee Chair & Associate Professor of the Department of Clinical Epidemiology at Pontificia Universidad Javeriana School of Medicine & Research Associate, Fedesarrollo, Bogotá, Colombia

TENTH ANNUAL EUROPEAN CONGRESS PROGRAM CO-CHAIRS
Michael Drummond PhD, ISPOR 2006-2007 President and Professor of Health Economics, Centre for Health Economics, University of York, York, UK
Michael Barry PhD, MD, Clinical Director, National Centre for Pharmacoeconomics, St. James's Hospital & Senior Lecturer in Clinical Pharmacology, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin Ireland

ISPOR MEDICATION COMPLIANCE AND PERSISTENCE SPECIAL INTEREST GROUP (MCP) CHAIR
Joyce Cramer, Associate Research Scientist, Yale University School of Medicine, West Haven, CT, USA

ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENTS SERVICE AWARDS

The following students served as Student Chapter Presidents for their respective colleges and universities for 2006-2007:

Annesha White PharmD, MS, Student Network Chair, University of Florida

Dalhousie University: Chris Cameron

National University, Singapore: Xuhao Zhang

Rutgers University: Mehul Jhaveri PharmD

Purdue University: Nalin Payakachat

Ohio State University: Andrew Beyer

Thomas Jefferson University: Seina Lee PharmD, MS

University of Minnesota: Daniel Sepulveda Adams

University of Georgia: Brent Rollins

University of Houston: Ibrahim Abbass

University of Tennessee Memphis: Joyce Addo-Atuah

West Virginia University: Rahul Khanna

University of Arizona: Kirsten Yaffe MS

University of Illinois, Chicago: Vikrant Vats MS

University of New Mexico: Heather Campbell PharmD

University of Florida: Jinghua He MS

University of Louisiana, Monroe: Anand Dubey

University of Southern California: Dana Stafkey-Mailey PharmD

University of Utah Barbara: Larney Roper

University of Maryland: Zhiqiang Lu

University of the Sciences in Philadelphia: Hafsa Quadri

Virginia Commonwealth University: Dipen Patel MS

ELEVENTH ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL MEETING PROGRAM CHAIR
Joanna Siegel, ScD, RN, Director, Research Initiative in Clinical Economics, Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality, Rockville, MD, USA

SECOND ASIA-PACIFIC CONFERENCE PROGRAM CO-CHAIRS
Shanlian Hu, MD, MSc, Professor, School of Public Health, Fudan University, Shanghai, P.R. China
Wen Chen, PhD, Professor and Associate Dean, School of Public Health, Fudan University, Shanghai, P.R. China

NINTH ANNUAL EUROPEAN CONGRESS MEETING PROGRAM CHAIR
Ivar Sønbø Kristiansen MD, MPH, PhD, Professor, Institute of Health, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
Bengt Jønsson PhD, Professor of Health Economics, Stockholm School of Economics, Centre for Health Economics, Stockholm, Sweden

ISPOR EDUCATION COMMITTEE CHAIR
Karen Rascati RPh, PhD, Professor, College of Pharmacy, University of Texas, Austin, TX, USA

ISPOR AWARDS COMMITTEE CHAIR
C. Daniel Mullins PhD, Professor and Chair, Pharmaceutical Health Services Research, University of Maryland School of Pharmacy, Baltimore, MD, USA

BUDGET IMPACT ANALYSIS TASK FORCE CHAIRS
Jo Mauskopf PhD, Division Director, RTI Health Solutions, RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
Sean Sullivan PhD, RPh, MS, Professor and Director, Pharmaceutical Outcomes Research and Policy Program, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA

USE OF ECONOMIC INFORMATION IN HEALTH CARE DECISIONS TASK FORCE CHAIR
Michael F. Drummond PhD, Professor of Health Economics, University of York, York, UK

STUDENT NETWORK CHAIR (2005-2006)
Josh Epstein MA, University of Southern California, CA, USA

ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENTS
Florida A&M University–Chapter President: Jennifer Sexton
Harvard University–Chapter President: Si-Tien Mary Wang
Ohio State University–Chapter President: Jay Visaria
Purdue University–Chapter President: Menaka Bhor MS
Rutgers University–Chapter President: Lien Vo PharmD
University of Arizona–Chapter President: Kirsten Yaffe
University of Florida–Chapter President: Annesha White PharmD, MS
University of Georgia–Chapter President: Olatoye Oyelowo
University of Houston–Chapter President: Kavita Sail
University of Illinois at Chicago–Chapter President: Nasreen Khan, MS
University of Louisiana at Monroe–Chapter President: Adriana Valderrama MBA
University of Maryland–Chapter President: Andrew Levine
University of Michigan-–Chapter President: Usha Mallya MS
University of Minnesota–Chapter President: Joshua Devine PharmD
University of New Mexico–Chapter President: Heather Campbell PharmD
University of Rhode Island–Chapter President: Mark Regine
University of Southern California–Chapter President: Pamela Vo PharmD
University of Tennessee–Chapter President: Joyce Addo-Atuah MS
University of Texas at Austin–Chapter President: Roxanne Cantu PharmD
University of the Sciences in Philadelphia–Chapter President: Stephen Chang PharmD
University of Utah–Chapter President: Kenneth Brown PharmD
Virginia Commonwealth University–Chapter President: Seina Lee PharmD
West Virginia University–Chapter President: Vivek Pawar MS
West Virginia University–Membership Outreach Chair: Sanjoy Roy

TENTH ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL MEETING PROGRAM CHAIR
J. Jaime Caro MD, Scientific Director, Caro Research, Concord, MA, USA

EIGHTH ANNUAL EUROPEAN CONGRESS MEETING PROGRAM CO-CHAIRS
Patrizia Berto MBA, PharmD, Manager, PDE Consulting/Aegisnet, Verona, Italy
Lorenzo G. Mantovani MSc, Head of Research, Center of Pharmacoeconomics, University of Milan, Milan, Italy

ISPOR SHORT COURSE DEVELOPMENT & QUALITY ASSURANCE TASK FORCE CHAIR

(2001-2004) – Lorne Baskin PharmD, Clinical Coordinator, North Shore Medical Center, Cooper City, FL, USA
(1999-2001) – Kati Copley-Merriman MBA, MS, Group Leader, Pfizer Global Pharmaceuticals, Ann Arbor, MI, USA

ISPOR MANAGED CARE_PBM SIG RESEARCH DIGEST WORKING GROUP CHAIR (2002-2004):

Dennis Raisch BS, MS, PhD, RPh, Associate Director, VA, Cooperative Studies Program, Albuquerque, NM, USA
For ISPOR MANAGED CARE OUTCOMES RESEARCH DIGEST

Yen-Huei (Tony) Tarn MS, PhD, Director General, Department of Pharmacy, Taipei City Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
For ISPOR PHARMACOECONOMIC GUIDELINES DATABASE

ISPOR GOOD RESEARCH PRACTICES - ECONOMIC ANALYSIS ALONGSIDE CLINICAL TRIALS TASK FORCE CHAIRS:

Scott-Ramsey MD, PhD, Associate Member, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA
Richard Wilke PhD, Senior Director, Group Leader, Global Outcome Research, Pfizer Inc., Peapack, NJ, USA

ISPOR GOOD RESEARCH PRACTICES - RETROSPECTIVE DATABASE STUDIES TASK FORCE CHAIR:
Brenda Motheral MBA, PhD, Vice President, Express Scripts, Maryland, Heights, MO, USA

QUALITY OF LIFE SIG - TRANSLATION & CULTURAL ADAPTATION WORKING GROUP CHAIR:
Diane Wild, MSc, Oxford Outcomes, Cassington, Oxford, UK
For GOOD RESEARCH PRACTICES - QOL TRANSLATION & CULTURAL ADAPTATION

ISPOR CODE OF ETHICS TASK FORCE CHAIR:
>Francis Palumbo PhD, Executive Director and Professor, University of Maryland, Center on Drugs and Public Policy, Baltimore, MD, USA

ISPOR GOOD RESEARCH PRACTICES – MODELING STUDIES TASK FORCE CHAIR:
Milton C. Weinstein PhD, Professor Health Policy & Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Center for Risk Analysis, Boston, MA, USA

STUDENT NETWORK CHAIR (2004-2005)
Larry Humble, Doctoral Student, University of Louisiana at Monroe, Monroe, LA, USA

ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENTS

Florida A&M University – Chapter President

Tifini Preliou, Tallahassee, FL, USA

 
Ohio State University – Chapter President

Satish Valluri,Ohio, State College of Pharmacy, Columbus, OH, USA

 

Purdue University – Chapter President

Hemant Phatak, MS, West Lafayette, IN, USA

 

Rutgers University – Chapter President

Wing Chow, PharmD, Bridgewater, NJ, USA

 

University of Arizona – Chapter President

Yuda Chongpison, MBA, Tuscon, AX, USA
 

University of Florida – Chapter President

Cameron Schiller, MS, Gainesville, FL, USA

 

University of Houston – Chapter President

Brinda Rao, Houston, TX, USA

 

University of Illinois-Chicago – Chapter President

Juan Blackburn, MD, MBA, Chicago, IL, USA

 

University if Louisiana at Monroe- Chapter President

Rasmi Nair BS, MS, MBA, Monroe, LA, USA
 

University of Maryland – Chapter President

Navendu Samant, Baltimore, MD, USA

 
University of Michigan – Chapter President

Anish Patel Ann Arbor, MI, USA

 
University of Minnesota  – Chapter President

Joel Farley, Minneapolis, MN, USA

 

University of New Mexico – Chapter President

Upendra Abhyankar, MBA, College of Pharmacy, Albuquerque, NM, USA

 
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill – Chapter President
Melissa Butler, PharmD, MPH, Durham, NC, USA
 
University of Rhode Island – Chapter President
Sarah Kachur, PharmD Candidate, Riverside, RI, USA
 

University of South Carolina – Chapter President

Margaret Franklin, PharmD, Columbia, SC, USA

 

University of Southern California – Chapter President

Josh Epstein, Los Angels, CA, USA
 
University of Tennessee – Chapter President
Katherine Anderson, MS, Memphis, TN, USA
 
University of Texas at Austin – Chapter President

Esmond Nwokeji, MBA, Austin, TX, USA

 
Virginia Commonwealth University – Chapter President

Anuprita Patkar, MS, Pharm, Richmond, VA, USA

 
West Virginia University – Chapter President
Sanjoy Roy, Morgantown, WV, USA

NINTH ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL MEETING PROGRAM CHAIR
Bernie O'Brien PhD, BA, MSc, Professor, Dept. of Clinical Epidemiology & Biostatistics, Director of The Program for Assessment of Technology in Health (P.A.T.H.), Hamilton, ON, Canada

SEVENTH ANNUAL EUROPEAN CONGRESS MEETING PROGRAM CHAIRS
Frank-Ulrich Fricke, PhD, Managing Director, Fricke & Pirk GmbH, Nuremberg, Germany
Wolfgang Greiner PhD, University of Hannover, Institute fuer Versicherungsbetriebslehre, Forschungsstelle fuer Gesundheitsokonomie und Gesundheitssystemforschung, Hannover, Germany
Arne Heissel PhD, Senior Reimbursement Manager, Spinal, ENT & SNT, Medtronic Europe Sarl, Tolochenaz, Switzerland

HEALTH CARE COST, QUALITY, AND OUTCOMES: ISPOR BOOK OF TERMS CO-EDITORS
Kerstin (Chris) Bingefors MSc, PhD, Associate Professor, Uppsala University, Dept of Pharmacy, Pharmacoepidemiology & PE, Biomedical Center, Uppsala, Sweden
Marc Berger MD, Vice President, Outcomes Research & Management, Merck & Company, Inc., West Point, PA, USA
Edwin Hedblom, PharmD, Global Health Economics Manager, Medical Division.  3M, St. Paul, MN, USA
Chris Pashos PhD, Vice President & Executive Director of Pharmacoeconomics & Outcomes Research, Abt Associates Clinical Trials, Cambridge, MA, USA
George Torrance PhD, Vice President, McMaster University and Innovus Research Inc., Burlington, Ontario, Canada
Marilyn Dix Smith RPh, PhD, Executive Director, ISPOR, Lawrenceville, NJ, USA

STUDENT NETWORK CHAIR
Ritesh Kumar, B.S.Pharm, M.S., Doctoral Candidate, University of Michigan, College of Pharmacy, Ann Arbor, MI, USA

STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENTS

AUBURN UNIVERSITY - ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Nikhil Khandelwal BS Pharm., M.S., Doctoral Student

FORIDA A&M UNIVERSITY - ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Benita D. Williams BS, Master’s Candidate

OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY - ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Spencer Harper PharmD
 

RUTGERS UNIVERSITY - ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Concetta Crivera PharmD
, Master’s Candidate 

UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA - ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Durgesh D. Bhandary BSPharm, MS
, Pre-Doctoral Fellow 

UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA - ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Dionne Mayhew MPH
, Doctoral Student
 

UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON - ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Monali Bhosle BS
, Master’s Candidate 

UNIVERSITY OF LOUISIANA AT MONROE - ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Larry Humble BS Pharm
., Doctoral Student

UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND - ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Prasun Subedi BS
 

UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN - ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Mathew C. Garber BS Pharm, PharmD
, MA in economics, Doctoral Student
 

UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA - ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Shuchita Agarwal BS Pharm, MBA
, Doctoral Candidate 

UNIVERSITY OF NEW MEXICO - ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT 
Rupali Naik BS Pharm, MBA,
Master's Candidate 

UNIVERSITY OF RHODE ISLAND - ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Greg Low
BS Pharm, MS, Doctoral Student 

UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA - ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Brian Meissner  PharmD
, Doctoral Student 

UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA - ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Vaishali Patel PharmD
, Master’s Candidate 

UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE - ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Cameron James BA, PharmD
/Doctoral student 

UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS - ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Homa B. Dastani BS Pharm., MS, Doctoral Candidate

UNIVERSITY OF TOLEDO - ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Jason Lundy BA Economics and Political Science, Graduate Student

VIRGINIA COMMONWEALTH UNIVERSITY – CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Anuprita Patklar MS Pharm

UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO - ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Colin Vicente BSc (Hons)
, Master’s Candidate
 

WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY  - ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Ashish V. Joshi BS Pharm, MS
, Pfizer Fellow/ Doctoral Candidate
 

UNIVERSITY OF DUNDEE - ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Benjamin D Ofori BS Pharm., MSc., MRPharmS
, Doctoral Student/Research Training Fellow 

UNIVERSITY OF UTAH – CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Mei-Jen Ho PharmD
 

UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA – CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Hua Chen MS

UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS AT CHICAGO- CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Hayley Park BSc, PharmD

EIGHT ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL MEETING PROGRAM CHAIR
Kevin Schulman MD, MBA
, Director, Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University, Room 0311, Terrace Level, Durhan NC 27705, USA

FIRST ASIA-PACIFIC CONFERENCE PROGRAM CO-CHAIRS
Isao Kamae MD, DrPH, Professor of Health Informatics and Science, Research Center for Urban Safety and Security, and Graduate School of Medicine, Kobe University, Kobe, Japan
Naoki Ikegami MD, MA, Professor and Chair, Department Of Health Policy & Management, School of Medicine, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan
Shuzo Nishimura PhD, Professor, Faculty of Economics, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan

FIFTH ANNUAL EUROPEAN CONGRESS MEETING PROGRAM CHAIR
Frans Rutten, PhD
, Professor of Health Economics and Medical Technology Assessment, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Burgemeester Oudlaan 50, PO Box 1738, 3000 Rotterdam, The Netherlands

SHORT COURSE DEVELOPMENT & QUALITY ASSURANCE TASK FORCE CHAIR – NORTH AMERICA
Lorne Basskin Pharm D
, President, Trinka Publications, 11100 Minneapolis Drive, Cooper City, FL 33026, USA

AWARDS COMMITTEE CHAIR
Newell McElwee PharmD, MSPH
, Senior Director/Team Leader, Pfizer, Inc., Global Outcomes Research, 235 East 42nd Street’ New York, NY, 10017-5755, USA

STUDENT NETWORK CHAIR
Cher Beilfuss, PharmD
, Pfizer Pharmacoeconomic/Outcome Research Fellow, University of Michigan, 376 Harbor Way, Ann Arbor, MI 48103, USA

STUDENT NETWORK ADVISOR
Zeba Khan PhD
, Novartis Pharma AG, Global Marketing , WSJ202.2.38 , Basel CH-4002 , Switzerland

STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENTS

AUBURN UNIVERSITY - ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Mahesh Fuldeore, Graduate student, USA

FLORIDA A&M UNIVERSITY - ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Annesha White, Pharm.D. M.S. Candidate, Florida A&M University, FL, USA

OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY - ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Prashant Nikam,
OH, USA

RUTGERS UNIVERSITY - ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Christopher Powers, Graduate Student, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, USA

UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA - ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Elizabeth Munch, PharmD, Health Outcomes Research Specialist, University of Arizona Center for Health Economics, 1725 N Park, E2G, Tucson, AZ, USA

UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA - ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Michael D. Taylor, Pharm.D., Doctoral Student/AFPE Fellow, University of Florida, FL, USA

UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON - ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Amit Kulkarni, MS Candidate, University of Houston, USA

UNIVERSITY OF LOUISIANA AT MONROE - ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Smita Kothari, B.S. Pharm., Ph.D./MBA Student, Division of Clinical and Administrative Sciences, College of Pharmacy, USA

UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND - ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Prasun Subedi, Graduate Student, University of Maryland, MA, USA

UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN - ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Ritesh Kumar, B.S.Pharm, M.S, University of Michigan, College of Pharmacy, 428 Church Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1065, USA

UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA - ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Richard Hansen, RPh, Graduate Student, University of Minnesota, 195 East Fifth Street, #1004, Saint Paul, MN, 55101, USA

UNIVERSITY OF NEW MEXICO - ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Bijal Shah, B.S. Pharm, University of New Mexico, 2502 NE, Albuquerque, NM 87131-5691, USA

UNIVERSITY OF RHODE ISLAND - ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Jason Beaubien, University of Rhode Island, USA

UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA - ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Manan Shah, PharmD, Graduate Student, University of South Carolina, 1200 Saint Andrews Road, Apt 1608, SC, USA

UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA - ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Danielle Zammit, MS, Student, University of Southern California, Dept of Pharmaceutical Economics and Policy, 1540 E. Alcazar Street, CHP 140K, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA

UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE - ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Cameron James, B.A., Pharm.D./PhD. Student, University of Tennessee, USA

UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS - ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Marcus Stavchansky, University of Texas, TX, USA

UNIVERSITY OF TOLEDO - ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Neel Patel, Graduate Student, University of Toledo, 3415 Gibraltar Hts, Apt L-11, Toledo, OH 43609, USA

UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO - ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Michiel Hemels, PharmD, Graduate Student, University of Toronto, 9 Oriole Crescent, Toronto, ON, Canada M5P 1L2

UNIVERSITY OF WEST VIRGINIA - ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Anna D’Souza, PhD Student, West Virginia University, Department of Pharmaceutical Systems & Policy, PO Box 9510, WV, USA

UNIVERSITY OF DUNDEE - ISPOR STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Benjamin Ofori, CSO Research Training Fellow, Pharmacy, Ninewells, Tayside University Hospitals NHS, USA

ISPOR Fourth Annual European Congress Co-Chair
Patrick Marquis MD


ISPOR Fourth Annual European Congress Co-Chair
Gerard de Pouvourville PhD


ISPOR Fourth Annual European Congress Awards Task Force Chair
Lieven Annemans PhD, Mman, MSc

ISPOR Fourth Annual European Congress Abstract Review Chair
Linda Davies MSc

ISPOR Fourth Annual European Congress Abstract Review Chair
Isao Kamae MD, DrPh


ISPOR Sixth Annual International Meeting Program Chair
Sean Sullivan PhD
, Associate Professor, University of Washington, Department of Pharmacy, Seattle, WA,
Donna Rindress PhD, President & Managing Director, BioMedCom Consultants Inc., Montreal, Quebec, Canada, Value in Health Managing Editor

ISPOR Student Network Founding Chair
Mohamed A. Omar RPh, MS
, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX

2000-2001 ISPOR Student Network Chair
Veronica Sendersky PharmD.
, Novartis Outcomes Research Fellow, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University, Durham, NC

ISPOR First Student Network Advisor
Zeba M. Khan RPh, PhD
, Senior Health Outcomes Scientist, GlaxoSmithKline, North America Medical Affairs, Health Outcomes, Research Triangle Park

SEVENTH ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL MEETING PROGRAM CHAIR

Peter Neumann ScD
, Assistant Professor of Policy & Decision Sciences, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA

ISPOR LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD TASK FORCE CHAIR
Dean Smith Ph
D, Professor, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA

ISPOR CONNECTIONS EDITOR-IN-CHIEF
Steven E. Marx PharmD, MS
, Manager, Pharmacoeconomics & Outcomes Research, Abbott Laboratories, Lake Forset, IL, USA

VALUE IN HEALTH EDITOR-IN-CHIEF
Joel Hay PhD, Associate Professor, USC Department of Pharmaceutical Economics & Policy, Los Angeles, CA, USA

INSTITUTIONAL ADVISORY COUNCIL CHAIR
Gregory Hess MD, MBA
, Consultant, Wayne, PA, USA

SHORT COURSE DEVELOPMENT & QUALITY ASSURANCE TASK FORCE CHAIR- NORTH AMERICA
Kati Copley-Merriman MS, MBA
, Director of Outcomes Research, Pfizer Pharmaceuticals Group, Ann Arbor Laboratories, Ann Arbor, MI, USA

QUALITY OF LIFE SPECIAL INTEREST GROUP CHAIR
Nancy Kline Leidy PhD, RN
, Vice President & Director of the Center for Health Outcomes Research, MEDTAP International, Bethesda, MD, USA

QUALITY OF LIFE SPECIAL INTEREST GROUP LEADER – VALUES & VALUATION
Paul Kind Mphil, Senior Research Fellow, University of York, Centre for Health Economics, York, United Kingdom

QUALITY OF LIFE SPECIAL INTEREST GROUP LEADER – TRANSLATION & ADAPTATION
Diane Jacqueline Wild BSc, MSc
, Partner, Oxford Outcomes, Oxford, United Kingdom

QUALITY OF LIFE SPECIAL INTEREST GROUP LEADER – CONCEPTS & DEFINITIONS
Pennifer Erickson PhD
, Co-founder, O.L.G.A., State College, PA, USA

QUALITY OF LIFE SPECIAL INTEREST GROUP LEADER – INTERPRETATION & MEANING

Joyce Cramer BS
, Associate Research Scientist, Yale University School of Medicine, West Haven, CT, USA

STUDENT NETWORK CHAIR
C. Denise Clemmons
, University of Ilinois, Chicago, IL, USA

STUDENT NETWORK ADVISOR
Zeba Khan PhD
, Senior Health Outcomes Scientist, GlaxoSmithKline, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA

STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENTS

UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN- CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Cher Beilfuss PharmD, Ann Arbor, MI, USA

UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS–CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Radhika Anantharaman MS, College of Pharmacy, Austin, TX, USA

UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO–CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Michiel Hemels PharmD, Toronto, ON, Canada, USA

UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA–CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Vijay Joish MS, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Tucson, AZ, USA

UNIVERSITY OF LOUSIANA AT MONROE–CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Anand Dalal BSPharm, School of Pharmacy, Monroe, LA, USA

FLORIDA A&M UNIVERSITY–CHAPTER PRESIDENT
C. Denise Clemmons, University of Ilinois, Chicago, IL, USA

VIRGINIA COMMONWEALTH UNIVERSITY–CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Ian Orensky, Richmond, VA, USA

OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY–CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Prashant Nikam, Columbus, OH, USA

WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY–CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Jennifer Johnson RPh, Morgantown, VA, USA

THE UNIVERSITY OF NEW MEXICO–CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Shalaka Netravali BSPharm, College of Pharmacy, Albuquerque, NM, USA

THE UNIVERSITY OF TOLEDO–CHAPTER PRESIDENT

Sonalee Shah MS, Toledo, OH, USA

UNIVERSITY OF DUNDEE–CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Benjamin Ofori, Pharmacy, Dundee, Scotland, United Kingdom

Gerry Oster PhD, ISPOR Fifth Annual International Meeting Program Chair

Donna Rindress PhD, ISPOR Newsletter Committee Chair 1996-2000

Service Awards Index