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.
November 12, 2019 | PhRMA Foundation and National Health Council Present “The Next Generation of Value Assessment: Including the Patient Voice”
Summary: Health policy makers and research leaders will gather to discuss the useful tools and findings PhRMA Foundation grant recipients are developing to overcome shortcomings of current approaches to value assessment. The conference will also illustrate 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.
Details: The conference will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, Washington, D.C. For registration information, please call (202) 572-7756 or send an email to email@example.com.
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September 21, 2017 | PhRMA Foundation Value Assessment Initiative Challenge Award Winners
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.
January 26-27, 2017 | Comparative Effectiveness and Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Conference
Summary: Seventy national health care experts gathered to discuss trends and highlights in Comparative Effectiveness and Patient Centered Outcomes research.
December 5-6, 2016 | Suboptimal Medication Use and Adherence Conference
Summary: Diverse health care stakeholders gathered to discuss strategies for improving medication adherence and overall health outcomes.
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