In addition to providing funding to support research and innovation, the PhRMA Foundation hosts and participates in special events aimed at advancing dialogue on issues of importance to the development of life-saving medicines.
Summaries of recent events are included here and may include slide decks and other materials provided by speakers. For more information about our special events, call 202-572-7756.
Summary: Health policy makers and research leaders discussed the useful tools and findings PhRMA Foundation grant recipients are developing to overcome shortcomings of current approaches to value assessment. The conference illustrated the connection between value assessment research and the practical applications to support and strengthen the decision-making process within the U.S. health care system.
Summary: Health policy makers and research leaders discussed the impact of new trends in digital technologies and advanced data analysis on precision medicine and implications for regulatory decision-making.
Summary: Health care leaders gathered to discuss emerging trends in precision medicine and impacts on regulatory decision-making. Particular focus was placed on 3D printing of medical products, combined with cell-based products (combination and Tissue Engineering/Regenerative Medicine products) and technologies and approaches that integrate and analyze genomic, proteomic, metabolomic, and/or epigenetic data for precision medicine.
Summary: Health care leaders and institutions that are identifying transformative solutions to measure value in health care and advance a value-driven health care system were honored with special awards. Four organizations were highlighted.
Summary: Seventy national health care experts gathered to discuss trends and highlights in Comparative Effectiveness and Patient Centered Outcomes research.
Summary: Diverse health care stakeholders gathered to discuss strategies for improving medication adherence and overall health outcomes.