ISPOR Latin America Consortium Education Committee

Iris Contreras Hernández, MD, MSc

Chair
Iris Contreras Hernández, MD, MSc
Clinical Researcher, Mexican Institute of Social Security
Mexico City, Mexico

Ruben Rojas, MSc Hernández, MD, MSc

Chair-Elect
Ruben Rojas, MSc
Research Associate, Catholic University of Chile
Santiago, Chile

Yajaira Bastardo PhD

Past Chair
Yajaira Bastardo, PhD
Professor & Chair of Pharmacoeconomics and Pharmacy Administration School of Pharmacy
Central University of Venezuela
Caracas, Venezuela

The role of the ISPOR Latin America Consortium Education Committee is to promote quality education development on the science of health economics and outcomes research in Latin America by developing, providing, and promoting ISPOR educational and training programs and tools aligned with ISPOR’s strategic objectives and goals. Membership is open to Consortium members interested in promoting such quality education.

The Education Committee encompasses the development of the ISPOR Short Course Program for the ISPOR Latin America Biennial Conferences, and translation of the ISPOR Distance Learning Program modules, ISPOR Good Practices for Outcomes Research articles, and books.

The Education Committee consists of the following two subcommittees:

  • ISPOR Biennial Latin America Conference Short Course Subcommittee; and
  • ISPOR Latin America Consortium Distance Learning & Good Research Practices (GRP) Subcommittee

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ISPOR Biennial Latin America Conference Short Course Subcommittee
Marcelo Fonseca, MD, MSc

Chair
Marcelo Fonseca, MD, MSc
Professor, Health Technology Assessment and Clinical Research, Escola Paulista de Medicina Federal University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil, and Director, Axia.Bio Life Sciences Miami, FL, USA

Rafael Alfonso Cristancho

Chair-Elect
Rafael Alfonso Cristancho, MD MSc, PhD
Director, Value Evidence Analytics, Value Evidence Outcomes, R&D, Global Medical GlaxoSmithKline
Collegeville, PA, USA

Past Chair
Manuel Espinoza, MD, MSc, PhD
Professor, Department of Public Health & Coordinator, Unit of Health Technology Assessment - Center for Clinical Research, Catholic University of Chile, Santiago, Chile and Honorary Visiting Fellow, Centre for Health Economics, University of York, York, UK

Distance Learning & Good Research Practices (GRP) Subcommittee
Andre Luis Ferreira De Azeredo Da Silva, MD, MSc

Chair
André Luis Ferreira De Azeredo Da Silva, MD, PhD
Researcher, Institute for HTA – Brazil, Porto Alegre Hospital de Clinicasz
Porto Alegre, Brazil

Ana Lucia Hincapié, PhD

Chair-Elect
Ana Lucia Hincapié, PhD
Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice and Administrative Sciences, James L. Winkle College of Pharmacy, University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati, OH, USA

Jorge Díaz Rojas

Past Chair
Jorge Díaz Rojas, MSc
Associate Professor, School of Science, National University of Colombia
Bogotá, Colombia

For more information please email: laconsortiumeducation@ispor.org

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