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Welcome to the November 2013 edition of the ISPOR eBulletin. This issue is dedicated to highlights from the ISPOR 16th Annual European Congress which took place 2-6 November 2013 in Dublin, Ireland. The congress proved to be ISPOR's biggest meeting, yet, with over 3800 attendees. The plenary sessions were well attended and lively debate was featured on social media platforms. (Search #ISPORDublin for more information.) Read on to find 2013-2014 ISPOR President, William Crown's presidential address, links to released presentations, scientific research award recipient information, and pictures from the congress. The ISPOR eBulletin provides updates on recent and future ISPOR events and accomplishments. For more information, please see: www.ispor.org

ISSUE HIGHLIGHT Announcements

ISPOR Presidential WELCOME
In his 2013-2014 Presidential Welcome, William Crown, PhD, explains to ISPOR 16th Annual European Congress attendees how ISPOR is making an impact on health care decision making through our tools, best practices, and geographic diversity.

ISPOR Presidential Address
(Click on the picture to watch the video)

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More pictures from the Congress are available at: http://www.ispor.org/congresses/Dublin1113/photogallery/index.asp

ISPOR 2014-2015
Board of Directors Call for Nominations

As a member-driven organization, ISPOR's governance is determined by the membership. As an ISPOR member, you are encouraged to submit a nomination for the 2014-2015 BOARD OF DIRECTORS. Please email your recommendation, along with a curriculum vita, to: nominations@ispor.org. The deadline for submitting nominations is Friday, January 3, 2014.

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RELEASED PRESENTATIONS

FIRST PLENARY SESSION: THE PATIENT AND HEALTH TECHNOLOGY ASSESSMENT: CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES
Evidence Supporting Reimbursement for a New Cystic Fibrosis Drug
Health Technology Assessment of the New Cystic Fibrosis Drug
The Health Care Decision

SECOND PLENARY SESSION: EARLY ENGAGEMENT BETWEEN MANUFACTURERS, HTA ASSESSORS, AND REGULATORS
Learning from the Past to Guide the Future
The EMA Perspective
NICE Scientific Advice: An HTA Agency Perspective
An EUnetHTA Perspective
Scientific Advice from Regulators and HTA: Industry Perspective

THIRD PLENARY SESSION: SHOULD MULTI-CRITERIA DECISION ANALYSIS (MCDA) REPLACE COST EFFECTIVENESS ANALYSIS (CEA) FOR EVALUATION OF HEALTH CARE COVERAGE DECISIONS?
The Question is not "Whether" but "How" to Use MCDA
Should MCDA Replace CEA for Evaluation of Health Care Coverage Decisions?
MCDA in Health Care Decision Making


For more released presentations, please see: ISPOR 16th Annual European Congress Released Presentations. Poster and podium presentations from the congress are available in the ISPOR Scientific Presentations Database. *All presentations are made available if speaker permission is received. Additional presentations will continue to be updated as speaker approval is received.*
ISPOR 16TH ANNUAL EUROPEAN CONGRESS AWARDS RECIPIENTS
ISPOR Best Podium Research Awards ISPOR Best Poster Research Awards
Best General Podium Presentations Best General Poster Research Presentations
CV2 - APPLICATION OF BEHAVIOURAL ECONOMICS TO THE UNDERSTANDING OF ADHERENCE: DOES AN INDIVIDUAL'S TIME PREFERENCE INFLUENCE ADHERENCE TO MEDICATIONS?
Emily A Fargher, BA (Hons), MSc
Bangor University, Bangor, UK

PIH18-COST-EFFECTIVENESS OF MATERNAL TOXOPLASMA SCREENING IN AUSTRIA: A DECISION-ANALYTIC MODEL
Evelyn Walter, PhD
Institute for Pharmaeconomic Research, Vienna, Austria

Photo not available MD3 - DECISON MAKING UNDER UNCERTAINTY: COVERAGE WITH EVIDENCE DEVELOPMENT IN THE CONTEXT OF MEDICAL DEVICES
Corinna Sorenson, MPH, MHSA
London School of Economics and European Health Technology Institute for Socio-Economic Research, London, UK
PIH30-MEDICATION ADHERENCE AND ADVERSE HEALTH OUTCOMES IN COMMUNITY DWELLING OLDER PATIENTS
Caitriona Cahir, PhD
Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
CA1 - RESPONSIVENESS OF THE EQ-5D IN ONCOLOGY: A META-ANALYSIS
Adam B Smith, PhD
University of York, York, UK
PCN131-COST-EFFECTIVENESS OF BENDAMUSTINE-RITUXIMAB IN FIRST-LINE INDOLENT NHL: A PATIENT-LEVEL SIMULATION
Jean-Gabriel Castaigne, PhD
Mundipharma International Limited, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Best Student Podium Research Presentations Best Student Poster Research Presentations
MO3 - MULTI-STATE STATISTICAL MODELLING TO QUANTIFY AN INDIVIDUAL-BASED MICRO SIMULATION MODEL FOR RADIOTHERAPY TREATMENT IN LUNG CANCER PATIENTS
Mathilda L. Bongers, MSc
VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
PIH41-POTENTIALLY INAPPROPRIATE PRESCRIBING (PIP) AND ITS ASSOCIATION WITH INSTRUMENTAL ACTIVITIES OF DAILY LIVING (IADL) IMPAIRMENT IN OLDER PEOPLE
Frank Moriarty, BSc (Pharm), MPharm
Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin, Ireland
CL3- VALIDATION OF SURROGATE ENDPOINTS IN ADVANCED SOLID TUMOURS: SYSTEMATIC REVIEW OF STATISTICAL METHODS, RESULTS, AND IMPLICATIONS FOR POLICY MAKERS
Oriana Ciani, MSc
University of Exeter, Exeter, UK
Photo not available PIN127-ASSESSING THE FISCAL CONSEQUENCES OF IMMUNIZING THE FEMALE AND MALE POPULATION AGAINST HUMAN PAPILLOMAVIRUS (HPV) IN GERMANY
Nikolaos Kotsopoulos, MSc

Unit of PharmacoEpidemiology & PharmacoEconomics, Groningen, Netherlands
Photo not available

QL1 - MAPPING THE CCQ ONTO EQ-5D SCORES (IM)POSSIBLE?
Melinde Rosannne Sorayah Boland, Msc
Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

PCV131-A RETROSPECTIVE STUDY COMPARING COMPLIANCE, PERSISTENCE, AND BLOOD PRESSURE CONTROL BETWEEN FREE-DRUG AND SINGLE-PILL COMBINATION THERAPIES IN KOREAN HYPERTENSIVE PATIENTS
Ji-Min Hong, MPH
Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea


Best New Investigator Podium Research Presentations Best New Investigator Podium Research Presentations
CP2 - THE MULTIMODEL ENSEMBLE APPROACH TO REDUCING STRUCTURAL UNCERTAINTY IN DECISION ANALYTICAL MODELLING
Paul Edward Parham, PhD
Bangor University, Gwynedd, UK
PIN36 - HOW MUCH DENGUE COSTS TO BRAZIL? A RETROSPECTIVE ADMINISTRATIVE CLAIMS ANALYSIS FROM THE PUBLIC PAYER PERSPECTIVE
Monike Alves Silva, BsC Biomedicina
ANOVA, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Photo not available

PP4 - THE IMPORTANCE OF PATIENT-REPORTED OUTCOMES IN REIMBURSEMENT OF ORPHAN PRODUCTS IN EUROPE
Emily J. Lyons, DPhil
Quintiles Outcome, Reading, UK

PIN119-PARENTAL PREFERENCES FOR ROTAVIRUS VACCINATION AND POTENTIAL VACCINATION COVERAGE IN YOUNG CHILDREN: A DISCRETE CHOICE EXPERIMENT
J. Veldwijk, MSc
National institute for public health and the environment, Bilthoven, Netherlands

CL1 - A COMPARISON OF METHODOLOGIES FOR ESTIMATING SURVIVAL IN PATIENTS TREATED WITH SECOND-GENERATION TYROSINE-KINASE INHIBITORS (TKIS) FOR CHRONIC MYELOID LEUKAEMIA (CML)
Becky Pennington, BSc, MSc
BresMed, Sheffield, UK

PCV92-THE COST-UTILITY OF CATHETER-BASED RENAL DENERVATION AS COMPARED TO CURRENT STANDARD OF CARE FOR RESISTANT HYPERTENSION IN BELGIUM
Anamaria Vera Jugrin, MSc
IMS Health HEOR, Vilvoorde, Belgium



To access ISPOR 16th Annual European Congress Research Award Winner presentations, please visit: http://www.ispor.org/awards/16euro.asp. *All presentations are made available if speaker permission is received. Additional presentations will continue to be updated as speaker approval is received.*
ISPOR Meetings Dates to Remember ISPOR Publications

ISPOR 19th Annual International Meeting
May 31- June 4, 2014

Palais des Congrès de Montréal
Montreal, QC, Canada

Montreal, QC, Canada, May 2014
Program

ISPOR 6th Asia-Pacific Conference
6-9 September 2014

Beijing International Convention Center
Beijing, China

Beijing, China
Program

ISPOR 17th Annual European Congress
8-12 November 2014

Amsterdam RAI
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Program

January 3, 2014
ISPOR Board of Directors Nominations Deadline
Submit a nomination »
January 15, 2014
ViHRI Vol. 3 No. 2 focusing on CEEWAA Deadline
Submit a manuscript »

January 16, 2014
ISPOR 19th Annual International Meeting Abstract Submission Deadline
Register »

January 20, 2014
ISPOR 6th Asia-Pacific Conference Abstract Submission Opens
Call for Abstracts »

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