This course provides an overview of the principles of pharmaceutical pricing and reimbursement. Students will gain an understanding of basic pharmaceutical pricing principles and the unique constraints of private and public reimbursement. The course will focus on the role of value in pharmaceutical pricing, the role of price and reimbursement in medical decision making, and the implications for payers, physicians, and patients.
The course will include a combination of lecture, discussion, case discussion and guest speakers.
After completing this course, students should understand: