Celgene’s Bagger Named NPC Board Chair

from tHEORetically Speaking: The HealthEconomics.Com Blog at http://bit.ly/2QomaOP on November 30, 2018 at 08:33PM Celgene Corp. Corporate Affairs and Market Access Executive Vice President Richard Bagger has been named to that National Pharmaceutical Council’s board of directors, and will serve as chair of the board for 2018-2019. Bagger, who has served with Celgene since 2012, […]

Former FDA Chief Califf Talks RWD, RWE

from tHEORetically Speaking: The HealthEconomics.Com Blog at http://bit.ly/2DTfdhY on November 30, 2018 at 08:03PM Robert Califf, People-Centered Research Foundation board chair and former Food and Drug Administration commissioner, recently discussed the benefits of using real-world evidence with real-world data garnered from electronic health records. “Part of the way the system of research worked before electronic […]

Corrigendum to ‘Current and past depressive symptoms and contraceptive effectiveness level method selected among women seeking reproductive health services’ Social Science and Medicine 2018214: 20-25

from Social Science & Medicine at http://bit.ly/2AFN5vI on November 30, 2018 at 03:21PM Publication date: Available online 30 November 2018 Source: Social Science & Medicine Author(s): J.R. Steinberg, N.E. Adler, K.M. Thompson, C. Westhoff, C.C. Harper

Adding interactions to models of intersectional health inequalities: Comparing multilevel and conventional methods

from Social Science & Medicine at http://bit.ly/2U0BOi8 on November 30, 2018 at 03:21PM Publication date: Available online 29 November 2018 Source: Social Science & Medicine Author(s): Clare R. Evans Abstract Examining health inequalities intersectionally is gaining in popularity and recent quantitative innovations, such as the development of intersectional multilevel methods, have enabled researchers to expand […]

Using a Stated Preference Discrete Choice Experiment to Assess Societal Value from the Perspective of Decision-Makers in Europe. Does it work for Rare Diseases?

from Health Policy at http://bit.ly/2DQzCUV on November 30, 2018 at 03:16PM Publication date: Available online 29 November 2018 Source: Health Policy Author(s): J. López-Bastida, J.M. Ramos-Goñi, I. Aranda-Reneo, M. Trapero-Bertran, P. Kanavos, B. Rodriguez Martin Abstract Objectives To pilot the feasibility of using a discrete choice experiment (DCE) design to investigate individual preferences from the […]