Caitlyn Fleming will speak on a panel titled, “Being a Health Economist: Working in Government, Think Tanks, Health Insurance, Consulting Firms and Pharmaceutical Companies” at this annual event.
Dr. Fleming will join participants in this hybrid event to assess the varied settings in which health economists contribute expertise. Speakers will address the research resources available to health economists in each setting, including access to data, technology, and contractors.
Discussion topics will include:
- Types of research projects and responsibilities
- How research is conducted and with whom health economists collaborate most
- The main consumers of their work and sources of funding