Currently Viewing:
Supplements Economic Impact of Irritable Bowel Syndrome: What Does the Future Hold?
Economic Impact of Irritable Bowel Syndrome: What Does the Future Hold?
Brooks Cash, MD, FACP
Tegaserod Treatment for IBS: A Model of Indirect Costs
Dean G. Smith, PhD; Victoria Barghout, MSPH; and Kristijan H. Kahler, SM
Effectiveness of Tegaserod Therapy on GI-related Resource Utilization in a Managed Care Population
Judith J. Stephenson, SM; Victoria Barghout, MSPH; Kristijan H. Kahler, SM; Joaquim Fernandes, BA; Jane F. Beaulieu, MSN; Samuel Joo, MS; and Stephen J. Boccuzzi, PhD
Total Costs of IBS: Employer and Managed Care Perspective
Brooks Cash, MD, FACP; Sean Sullivan, JD; and Victoria Barghout, MSPH
Budget Impact of Tegaserod on a Managed Care Organization Formulary
Michael A. Bloom, BA; Victoria Barghout, MSPH; Kristijan H. Kahler, SM; Judith Bentkover, PhD; Hannah Kurth, BA; Ian M. Gralnek, MD, MSHS; and Brennan M. R. Spiegel, MD, MSHS
Impairment in Work Productivity and Health-related Quality of Life in Patients With IBS
Bonnie B. Dean, PhD; Daniel Aguilar, MPH; Victoria Barghout, MSPH; Kristijan H. Kahler, SM; Feride Frech, MPH; David Groves, PhD; and Joshua J. Ofman, MD
Currently Reading
Participating Faculty

Participating Faculty

This supplement to The American Journal of Managed Care contains information regarding the economic and medical impact of irritable bowel syndrome. This supplement has been reviewed by an expert in the field.

Faculty
Daniel Aguilar, MPH
Research Associate
Cerner Health Insights
Los Angeles, California

Victoria Barghout, MSPH
Associate Director
Health Economics and Outcomes Research
Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
East Hanover, New Jersey

Jane F. Beaulieu, MSN
Senior Clinical Analyst
Aetna Health Information Solutions
Blue Bell, Pennsylvania

Judith Bentkover, PhD
President and CEO
Innovative Health Solutions
Brookline, Massachusetts

Michael A. Bloom, BA
Senior Consultant
Innovative Health Solutions
Brookline, Massachusetts

Stephen J. Boccuzzi, PhD
Chief Information Officer
Aetna Health Information Solutions
Blue Bell, Pennsylvania

Brooks Cash, MD, FACP
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Bethesda, Maryland

Bonnie B. Dean, PhD
Associate Director
Cerner Health Insights
Los Angeles, California

Joaquim Fernandes, BA
Senior Analyst
Aetna Health Information Solutions
Blue Bell, Pennsylvania

Feride Frech, MPH
Director, Outcomes Research
Health Economics and Outcomes Research
Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
East Hanover, New Jersey

Ian M. Gralnek, MD, MSHS
Assistant Professor of Medicine
David Geffen School of Medicine
University of California Los Angeles
VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System
CURE Digestive Diseases Research Center
Center for the Study of Digestive Healthcare Quality and Outcomes
Los Angeles, California

David Groves, PhD
Vice President
Corporate Health Management Comerica Incorporated
Detroit, Michigan

Samuel Joo, MS
Senior Analyst
Aetna Health Information Solutions
Blue Bell, Pennsylvania

Kristijan H. Kahler, SM
Director
Health Economics and Outcomes Research
Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
East Hanover, New Jersey

Hannah Kurth, BA
Manager
Innovative Health Solutions
Brookline, Massachusetts

Joshua J. Ofman, MD
Vice President
Reimbursement and Payment Policy
Amgen Incorporated
Thousand Oaks, California

Dean G. Smith, PhD
Professor and Chair
Department of Health Management and Policy
University of Michigan
School of Public Health
Ann Arbor, Michigan

Brennan M. R. Spiegel, MD, MSHS
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System
David Geffen School of Medicine
University of California Los Angeles
Center for the Study of Digestive Healthcare Quality and Outcomes
Los Angeles, California

Judith J. Stephenson, SM
Senior Research Associate
Aetna Health Information Solutions
Blue Bell, Pennsylvania

Sean Sullivan, JD
President and Chief Executive Officer
Institute for Health and Productivity Management
Scottsdale, Arizona

Faculty Disclosure

It is the policy of The American Journal of Managed Care to have all faculty who participate in programs sponsored by corporate organizations disclose any real or apparent conflicts of interest.

These participants have declared no financial affiliations with any corporate organizations:

  • Daniel Aguilar, MPH
  • Jane F. Beaulieu, MSN
  • Judith Bentkover, PhD
  • Michael A. Bloom, BA
  • Stephen J. Boccuzzi, PhD
  • Bonnie B. Dean, PhD
  • Joaquim Fernandes, BA
  • David Groves, PhD
  • Samuel Joo, MS
  • Hannah Kurth, BA
  • Joshua J. Ofman, MD
  • Dean G. Smith, PhD
  • Brennan M. R. Spiegel, MD, MSHS
  • Judith J. Stephenson, SM
  • Sean Sullivan, JD

These participants are employed by Novartis Pharmaceuticals:

  • Victoria Barghout, MSPH
  • Feride Frech, MPH
  • Kristijan H. Kahler, SM

These participants have disclosed the following relationships with corporate organizations:

  • Brooks Cash, MD, FACP
      Consultant To:
    • Novartis Pharmaceuticals
  • Ian M. Gralnek, MD, MSHS
      Research Support From:
    • AstraZeneca
    • Bayer
    • Janssen and Eisai
    • Novartis Pharmaceuticals
    • Roche
    • TAP

Signed disclosures are on file at the offices of The American Journal of Managed Care, Jamesburg, New Jersey.

This program is supported by an educational grant from Novartis Pharmaceuticals.

The contents of this supplement may include information regarding the use of products that may be inconsistent with or outside the approved labeling for these products in the United States. Physicians should note that the use of these products outside current approved labeling is considered experimental and are advised to consult prescribing information for these products.

PDF
 
Copyright AJMC 2006-2020 Clinical Care Targeted Communications Group, LLC. All Rights Reserved.
x
Welcome the the new and improved AJMC.com, the premier managed market network. Tell us about yourself so that we can serve you better.
Sign Up