Jennifer Bright Explains How IVI Economic Models Improve Process of Value Assessment

At the National Health Council's event, Back to School: Patient Community Training on Value Assessment, IVI executive director Jennifer Bright explains the non-profit organization's mission to make value assessment more relevant to real decision making, how and why patient perspectives must be built into the front end of economic modeling, and how patients and patient [...]

2019-11-08T14:06:41-06:00November 8th, 2019|Events, IVI News|

IVI Moderated ISPOR Panel: The Controversial QALY

IVI Executive Director, Jennifer Bright, moderated a fascinating panel discussion on the quality-adjusted life-year (QALY) and whether there is room for a middle ground in the discussion about its merits and shortcomings. Lou Garrison, PhD, Assistant Director of the Pharmaceutical Outcomes Research and Policy Program at the University of Washington; Eleanor M. Perfetto, PhD, MS, [...]

2019-06-07T16:19:01-06:00June 7th, 2019|Events, IVI News|

IVI to Hold Two Public Webinars on New Open-Source Model for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

IVI will host two upcoming webinars focused on its new disease-specific, open-source value model to assess EGFR+ non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) therapy sequences. These webinars are free and open to the public. We hope you will join us to learn more about IVI's Open-Source Value Project (OSVP) and the new IVI-NSCLC model. Detailed information and [...]

2019-02-18T16:02:43-06:00February 18th, 2019|Events, IVI News|

PRESS RELEASE: IVI Showcases Recent Research Activities as Part of the Open-Source Value Project at ISPOR EU 2018

Los Angeles, CA – November 13, 2018 – The Innovation and Value Initiative (IVI) – a collaboration dedicated to advancing the science and improving the practice of value assessment in healthcare – will present research at this week’s ISPOR Europe 2018 conference showcasing different elements of the Open-Source Value Project (OSVP) initiative to facilitate assessment [...]

2018-11-14T14:20:56-06:00November 13th, 2018|Events, IVI News, Press|

Bright at Xtelligent Media Panel: Value Assessment Platform Must Go Beyond Population Averages

IVI's Jennifer Bright participated in a panel of discussion at the recent Value-Based Summit, organized by Xtelligent media. Bright's panel, "Healthcare Quality Measurement," examined how healthcare stakeholders are looking at insights derived from measurement initiatives to support value-based care. Read more here.

2018-11-04T10:27:30-06:00November 1st, 2018|Events, IVI News|

PRESS RELEASE: IVI Discusses the Open-Source Value Project and Its Relevance in Modernizing Cost-Effectiveness Analysis

ISPOR Conference Examines How New Approaches to Value Assessment May Help Move Toward More Informed Pricing Washington, D.C. –- October 19, 2018 -- At the ISPOR Summit 2018, the lead scientific advisor for the Innovation and Value Initiative (IVI) - a collaboration dedicated to advancing the science and improving the practice of value assessment in [...]

2018-10-22T07:55:22-06:00October 19th, 2018|Events, IVI News, Press|

PRESS RELEASE: IVI’s Executive Director Discusses Moving Beyond the Average in Value Assessment

IVI’s Executive Director Discusses Moving Beyond the Average in Value Assessment at Xtelligent Media’s Value Based Summit 2018 Boston, MA –- October 18, 2018 -- Value Assessment 2.0 requires building assessment models that account for all of the factors that determine value instead of focusing only on cost and clinical benefits, said the executive director [...]

2018-10-18T18:49:30-06:00October 18th, 2018|Events, IVI News, Press|

IVI Leadership Invited to Speak at the 2018 BIO International Convention

The 2018 BIO International Convention will be held in Boston, MA from June 4th through June 7th. IVI’s Jennifer Bright (Acting Executive Director) and Mark Linthicum (Director of Scientific Communications) are among the speakers invited to the 2018 BIO International Convention, where they will be discussing value assessment frameworks and patient value. The description of [...]

2018-06-15T12:16:55-06:00June 4th, 2018|Events, IVI News|

IVI-RA Value Tool Featured on ISPOR Student Webinar Series

Devin Incerti, Lead Economist on IVI's Open-Source Value Project, will be presenting the IVI-RA Value Tool as one of ISPOR's featured student webinars. See below for the full description and details on the webinar, as well as the registration link. WEBINAR: Developing Flexible, Iterative, and Transparent Decision Models: A Detailed Look at the Rheumatoid Arthritis [...]

2018-05-03T16:31:29-06:00April 15th, 2018|Events, IVI News|

IVI-Sponsored Health Affairs Policymaker Forum Assembles Key Stakeholders

On September 13th, the Innovation and Value Initiative was proud to sponsor a special Health Affairs briefing in Washington, D.C. Over 200 of the country's most influential health care stakeholders and public policy thought leaders gathered to address the topic of value in health care. Focusing on "Understanding the Value of Innovations in Medicine," this [...]

2017-11-09T02:39:59-06:00September 14th, 2017|Events|