MedFocus Research Scientist in Florida

Smith Hanley Consulting Group, a company of inVentiv Health, seeks Health Economics & Outcomes Research Scientist in Somerset, NJ (and other U.S. locations as needed).

Design and implement innovative Health Economic and/or Outcomes Research activities and produce scientific evidence to optimize price and value proposition; assist communication efforts of value proposition and evidence to achieve maximal commercial success of products throughout their life cycle; utilize in-depth, specialist knowledge of Health Economics and Outcomes Research (HE∨) and its application to pharmaceutical development throughout the development process; evaluate and analyze information and generate high quality health economics and/or outcomes research input to the product profile and claims and value demonstration plan; proactively and independently contribute to research planning process and resolution of complex issues, which may impact market access decisions and evidence for product; interact with cross-functional team members at a project level; support Clinical Project Team (CPT); manage HE∨ activities as designated by HE∨ team leader; assist study team personnel and associates in patient reported outcome instrument development and/or administration and or model development; identify external HE∨ data sources and literature references; prepare proposal requests for Health Economic and Outcomes Research work projects and manage selection process; budget accountability for sub-projects within the health economic project team; prepare technical presentations; assist in writing preparations, references, and development of reimbursement/formulary documents; prepare HE∨ data as background materials and registration pack for discussion with regulatory authorities; utilize advance knowledge about health economics and outcomes research and the impact of pharmaceutical product development; utilize advance expertise in health economics and outcomes research through presentations, publications; adapt global core value documents, communication materials, publications for use with US decision makers and purchasers.

Position requires a PhD in Epidemiology, Statistics, Life Sciences, or a related field, plus 9 years of post-doctoral work experience. Requires 5 years of pharmaceutical/healthcare analysis research industry experience. 2 years of experience in health economics and outcomes research. Knowledge of healthcare systems and their changing needs for health economics and patient outcomes information. In-depth specialist knowledge of health economics, outcomes research, and pharmaceutical drug utilization by patients, and the ability to lead technical teams. Advanced knowledge of healthcare databases and ability to perform data and statistical analyses using relational database software and statistical software. Proactive application of therapeutic area and disease treatment knowledge. Requires strong knowledge of consumer health care market research analysis, and the ability to implement projects using key stakeholders with a high degree of autonomy. Must be willing to travel to client sites as needed.

Must also have authority to work permanently in the U.S.

Min Salary: $0.00

Max Salary: $0.00

State: FL