James Chambers, PhD, MPharm, MSc, is Assistant Professor in the Center for the Evaluation of Value and Risk in Health (CEVR), in the Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies at Tufts Medical Center. He leads and works on projects associated with achieving value for money from the use of medical technology in the U.S. health care system. James also helps maintain the Tufts Medical Center Medicare National Coverage Decisions (NCD) database. James graduated from Queens University in Belfast with an MPharm degree and previously worked as a pharmacist in the United Kingdom and Ireland. He also obtained an MSc from the University of York and a PhD from the Health Economics Research Group (HERG) at Brunel University, both in Health Economics. James’ research interests include what factors influence coverage and reimbursement policy for medical technology, the use and potential value of cost-effectiveness in the U.S. health care system, and innovation.
11:00 AM–12:00 PM May 21, 2018 (US - Eastern)