Highlights from NICE 2018 – Tackling Antimicrobial Resistance Globally and Locally

pH Associates were delighted to meet with current and former clients at the NICE Conference #NICEConf18 last week and to have the opportunity to attend some thought-provoking breakout sessions.  Of particular interest was a topical session focused on ‘Tackling Antimicrobial Resistance Globally and Locally’, with Nick Crabb (Programme Director, Scientific Affairs, NICE), Susan Hopkins (Chair…

pH Associates and OPEN Access Consulting will see you at NICE 2018

Amanda Pulfer, MD, pH Associates Dorinda Hickey, CEO, OPEN Access Consulting On Tuesday 26th May The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) will host their conference at the Hilton Deansgate Hotel Manchester. The conference will bring together representatives from health, social care and industry to discuss the big challenges facing the health and care…

Resource use data to demonstrate the value of your brand?

Do you need resource use data to provide supporting evidence that demonstrates the value of your brand? Despite offering clear benefits in terms of satisfying unmet clinical need, many new interventions face barriers to adoption within healthcare settings due to resourcing challenges beyond acquisition cost.  pH Associates specialise in the design and implementation of non-interventional…

REAL Europe to attend the EUCROF Conference in Vienna 2018

REAL Europe are looking forward to attending the EUCROF Conference in Vienna on 26-27 February 2018, www.eucrof-conference.eu. The theme of the 2018 Conference ‘Are You Ready to Embrace the Changes’ will underpin the need for knowing, understanding and adhering to the multiple regulatory requirements, guidance documents and systems, which are being released in Europe. The…

Is your patient centred outcome (PCO) work truly patient centred?

At pH Associates we have worked successfully in collaboration with patient organisations across a number of different disease areas, working together throughout study development, rollout and publication. A recent document, published by European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries and Associations (EFPIA) called “Working together with patient groups”, has sparked our interest. This document has been designed…

World Antibiotic Awareness Week, 13-19 November 2017

World Antibiotic Awareness Week has been organised by the World Health Organisation (WHO) to encourage the effective use of antibiotics and raise awareness of global antibiotic resistance. It also aims to promote best practice among health care workers, policy makers and the general public, with this year’s theme being to ‘Handle Antibiotics with Care’. WHO…

ISPOR accepts 15 posters from pH Associates & OPEN Access Consulting!

pH Associates audit the use of real world data in recent NICE submissions

  The use of real world data in NICE decision-making Many countries have their own healthcare bodies dedicated to the systematic evaluation of new technologies, in order to provide recommendations as to their effectiveness and whether they should be financed or reimbursed by the healthcare system in that particular region. In England and Wales, The…