Healthcare Triage Podcast: Can we cure Alzheimer’s Disease? The facts about the disease, and the state of the research.

from The Incidental Economist at on July 31, 2018 at 08:20PM The Healthcare Triage podcast returns, now in collaboration with Indiana University School of Medicine! We’re starting this thing off talking to Dr. Liana Apostolova about Alzheimer’s disease. What is Alzheimer’s? How is it treated? What’s the most promising line of research? All this […]

ICER to Assess Comparative Clinical Effectiveness of AVXS-101, Nusinersen

from tHEORetically Speaking: The HealthEconomics.Com Blog at on July 31, 2018 at 07:02PM The Institute for Clinical and Economic Review on Tuesday announced plans to evaluate the comparative clinical effectiveness and value of Novartis’ AVXS-101 and Biogen’s nusinersen for treating spinal muscular atrophy (SMA). According to a press release, the report will be reviewed […]

Research Fellow/Senior Research Fellow (2 Positions Available)

from ASHEcon at on July 31, 2018 at 03:53PM   Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, The University of Melbourne, Australia Salary: Level B (Research Fellow) $98,775 – $117,290 p.a. Level C (Senior Research Fellow) $120,993 – $139,510 p.a. plus 17% superannuation Level of appointment is subject to qualifications and experience.  The Melbourne […]