January 2007


ISPOR e-BULLETIN provides updates of recent ISPOR activities and events. For detailed information on ISPOR activities, members are encouraged to go to www.ispor.org. Please share these new ISPOR activities with your colleagues.


Value in Health Supplement

The Value in Health Supplement, "Exploring Cardiometabolic Complications of Obesity and Related Risk Factors: Prevalence and Economic Consequences" is now available on-line. 

Value in Health Volume 10, Supplement 1>>



ISPOR CONNECTIONS Volume 12, Issue 6 is now on-line. Featured technical articles include, "Risk-Benefit Analysis Methods: Where Are We Now?" "Pills and Productivity: Work Behaviors," and "Approaches to Estimating Maximum Study Power for Economic Endpoints in Fixed Sample Size Designs."

ISPOR CONNECTIONS Volume 12, Issue 6>>


New Publication Discounts Available for ISPOR Members

Three new books are now available for ISPOR members at a special discounted price: Outcomes Assessment in Cancer by Joseph Lipscomb, Carolyn C. Gotay, Clair Snyder; Evidence-Based Health Policy edited by Vivian Lin & Brendon Gibson; and Evidence Based Medicine by Ivar Sonbo Kristiansen and Gavin Mooney.

ISPOR Publication Discounts for Members>>


New Good Research Practice Document from ISPOR Medication Compliance & Persistence Special Interest Group Now Available

"A Checklist for Medication Compliance and Persistence Studies Using Retrospective Databases" by Andrew M. Peterson, David P. Nau, Joyce A. Cramer, Josh Benner, Femida Gwadry-Sridhar, Michael Nichol of the Medication Compliance & Persistence SIG is now available from the Value in Health "Online Early" site.

ViH Online Early or

Good Research Practices>>


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January 8, 2007

Abstract Submission Deadline:

12th Annual International Meeting



February 2, 2007



ISPOR 2007-2008

Board of Directors


February 9, 2007



ISPOR Research Excellence Awards


 ISPOR Bernie J. O’Brien New Investigator Award






12th Annual International Meeting

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