AABB Virtual Poster Presentation (October 4)

TITLE: Costs and Reimbursements for Bacterial Risk Control Strategies for Platelets: Results from a Hospital Budget Impact Model

AUTHORS: Prioli KM, Herman JH, Pizzi LT

AMCP Nexus Virtual Poster Presentation (October 19-21)

TITLE: Real-World Evidence-based Patient Profiles and Treatment Patterns Among Patients with Recurrent or Metastatic Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Head and Neck (R/M HNSCC) from 2016-2019. Update – This poster received a Silver Ribbon Award! Congratulations, Soham!

AUTHORS: Bell K, Shukla S, Waycaster C, Boyd M, Nadler E, Chao J, Ellis C, Saba NF

IDWeek Virtual Poster Presentation (October 21-25)

TITLE: Prospective Multicenter Observational Cohort Study to Assess the Burden of Herpes Zoster Disease in the Eye: Baseline Results of Initial Patients

AUTHORS: Pizzi LT, Leiby B, Chu DS, Gower EW, Ailani H, Shovlin J, Prioli KM, Shukla S, Patterson BJ, Rausch DA, Buck PO, Murchison AP


Important Step in Establishing Agreement on the Knowledge, Skills, and Attributes Required in HEOR

ISPOR—the professional society for health economics and outcomes research (HEOR), announced today, September 28, 2020, the publication of its Health Economics and Outcomes Research Competencies Framework™, an established set of HEOR competencies for professionals in the discipline. This is the first large scale effort to formally identify competencies from within the HEOR field. The publication is led by:

  • Laura T. Pizzi, PharmD, MPH
  • Ebere Onukwugha, PhD
  • Rebecca Corey, BA
  • Husam Albarmawi, BS Pharm, MS, PhD
  • James Murray, PhD

The report, “Competencies for Professionals in Health Economics and Outcomes Research: The ISPOR Health Economics and Outcomes Research Competencies Framework,” was published in the September 2020 issue of Value in Health.