About the HTA ESIG

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Purpose

1. Empower HTA statisticians, through a platform for sharing and co-developing best practicesShape a platform where HTA statisticians can exchange insights, share experiences, and collaboratively develop best practices, enhancing their role and fostering leadership.
2. Foster interdisciplinary and intradisciplinary scientific dialogue on HTA statistical mattersHarness our collective skills and experience to deliver expert advice to influence HTA and regulatory policy-making.
3. Utilize our collective HTA statistical expertise to provide influential input to policy-makingFoster discussions within the statistician community and across other disciplines to deepen the understanding of HTA statistical matters and foster collaboration.
4. Promote education and awareness about the importance and applications of HTA statisticsBroaden awareness of HTA statistics by leading educational initiatives such as webinars or short courses, highlighting the role and significance of HTA statistics.

 

The HTA ESIG is sponsored by PSI (Statisticians in the Pharmaceutical Industry) and EFSPI (European Federation of Statisticians in the Pharmaceutical Industry).

 

 

Objectives 2024

PurposeObjective
1. Empower HTA statisticians, through a platform for sharing and co-developing best practices
  • Deepen SIG dialogue around EU HTA readiness & strategic role of statisticians
2. Foster interdisciplinary and intradisciplinary scientific dialogue on HTA statistical matters
  • Review and comment on methods and procedural guidelines for HTA

  • Strengthen Social Media communication on HTA statistics/role of HTA statisticians

3. Utilize our collective HTA statistical expertise to provide influential input to policy-making
  • Successful ½d HTA addition to the EFSPI Regulatory Workshop 2024

  • High SIG visibility at PSI 2024 and ISPOR EU 

  • Publish 3 position papers pertaining to EU HTA

  • Strengthen relationship with ISPOR Statistical Methods SIG (Martin) & visibility of technical subgroups

4. Promote education and awareness about the importance and applications of HTA statistics
  • Update HTA handbook

  • Training course (to be delivered in 2025)

  • ITC webinar + PICOs follow-up webinar

 

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