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Diana I. Brixner, RPh, Ph.D., FAMCP

Languages spoken: English, German

Academic Information

Departments: Pharmacotherapy - Professor, Pediatrics - Adjunct Professor, Population Health Sciences - Adjunct Professor

Divisions: Health System Innovation and Research, Pediatric Clinical Pharmacology

Academic Office Information

Currently, I am a Professor in the Department of Pharmacotherapy, Adjunct Professor in the Department of Population Health Sciences and Pediatrics in the Divisions of Health Systems Innovation Research and Clinical Pharmacology and Executive Director of the Pharmacotherapy Outcomes Research Center at the University of Utah. My research focus is on the design, conduct, and communication of pharmacoeconomic and outcomes research studies to demonstrate the value of pharmaceutical and related therapies from the perspective of the private and public payer. I am also a Research Associate at the Institute of Public Health, Medical Decision Making and Health Technology Assessment in the Department of Public Health and Health Technology Assessment at UMIT - University for Health Sciences, Medical Informatics and Technology in Hall i.T., Austria. This appointment supports my international collaborations in oncology research, personalized medicine and value assessment. During my career, I have published over 150 articles in peer-reviewed journals, authored three book chapters, have one issued patent, and have been an invited speaker at a variety of national and international professional meetings. I am a founding member, served on the Executive Board, as well as the Health Policy and Science Council and am a past president of the International Society of Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR). In addition, I am a long-standing member and past president of the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP), currently serve as a Director on the Board of the AMCP Biologics & Biosimilars Collective Intelligence Consortium (BBCIC), and have been named as a fellow of the Academy.

Education History

Other Training University of Health Sciences, Medical Informatics and Technology
Introduction to Health Technology
Certification University of Health Sciences, Medical Informatics and Technology (UMIT)
Certification University of Health Sciences, Medical Informatics and Technology
Health Sciences, Hall in Tirol, Austria
Doctoral Training University of Utah
Medicinal Chemistry
Undergraduate University of Rhode Island

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