Scott D. Ramsey, MD, PhD

Articles

Putting the 'Economics' Back Into Health Economics Outcomes Research

January 29, 2014

From his vantage point as director of the Cancer Technology Assessment Group at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle, Washington, Scott D. Ramsey, MD, PhD,sees the financial fallout of cancer care like few do.

Presentation 7: Where Does HEOR Fit in the Oncology Model?

December 28, 2013

According to Dr Ramsey, both the Health Economics Outcomes Research (HEOR) model and the pharmaceuticals pricing model in the United States are broken. He says: Unless we, as a community, figure out a way to use health economics in our decision making, we are not going to stop this train of unsupportable price increases in pharma.