Director, Health Economics & Outcomes Research - Immunology

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals
Aug 13, 2017
Aug 15, 2017
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Position Summary

Known for its scientific and operational excellence, Regeneron is a leading science-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, invents, develops, manufactures, and commercializes medicines for the treatment of serious medical conditions. Regeneron commercializes medicines for eye diseases, high LDL-cholesterol, atopic dermatitis and a rare inflammatory condition and has product candidates in development in other areas of high unmet medical need, including rheumatoid arthritis, asthma, pain, cancer and infectious diseases.

The Director will serve as the principal HEOR strategist for the Therapeutic Area or Product and will report to the HEOR Functional Head. The Director will formulate and execute HEOR strategies and plans on behalf of the Functional Head.


* Develop and execute global and regional HEOR strategies and programs for Regeneron products, with aim to inform, support and strengthen commercialization activities, including marketing, global and US market access and clinical development.

* Partner with cross functional and business partners to develop and support compelling product value propositions with aim to optimize access, reimbursement and uptake.

* Identify HEOR evidence requirements and gaps, and design, conduct, and deliver studies and tools to support relative value demonstration and product differentiation (ex. prospective and retrospective observational studies, real world data analyses and studies, registry studies, PRO studies, cost effectiveness and budget impact analyses, modeling studies).

* Provide timely and strategic recommendations to clinical development programs by identifying appropriate comparators, target patient populations, and end-points (clinical, economic, patient reported outcomes) aimed at ensuring differentiation for the purpose of relative value demonstration.

* Lead, build and execute research partnerships with key global and US national and regional health care industry organizations, including managed care, PBMs, pharmacy, IDNs, medical groups, and health care policy think-tanks/opinion leaders.

* Drive the incorporation of the HEOR perspective into commercial evaluations and portfolio management decisions. Support new product development strategies by developing models to assess the value of product candidates and identify product attributes that will be required to ensure access and reimbursement.

* Oversee and guide the development and implementation of Patient Reported Outcomes (PRO) strategies that will ensure that PRO end points are included in product labeling and support product differentiation. Develop and validate PRO endpoints for integration in pivotal studies. Responsible for the inclusion of patient-reported outcomes studies into NDA/MAA dossiers and labels, and interact as necessary with Agencies on those matters.

* Maintain an up-to-date awareness of industry regulatory issues that may impact planning for and implementation of HEOR programs.

* Evaluate relevant HTA decisions and apply key learnings to pipeline and marketed products. Develop submissions to various health technology assessment (HTA) agencies to secure reimbursement.

* Identify and maintain successful research relationships with HEOR key opinion leaders and thought leaders.

* Report, publish and disseminate HEOR data and study results in compliance with company, industry and regulatory requirements.

* Deliver HEOR presentations to customers to support reimbursement decisions across the portfolio.

* Provide strategic input and HEOR evidence to support commercial and Government relations lobbying efforts and legislative initiatives on access and reimbursement issues across regions. Work closely alongside regional partners with key payers, industry associations and medical societies as needed to support the business.

* Ph.D., MS or MD, PharmD., B.Pharm. with masters level degree in a HEOR-related field (e.g. health economics, epidemiology, health services research, public health or policy);

* 5+ years pharma experience;

* Customer facing experience at country level, US managed care experience desired;

* Experience in immunology and inflammation areas is a plus.

This is an opportunity to join our select team that is already leading the way in the Pharmaceutical/Biotech industry. Apply today and learn more about Regeneron's unwavering commitment to combining good science & good business.

To all agencies: Please, no phone calls or emails to any employee of Regeneron about this opening. All resumes submitted by search firms/employment agencies to any employee at Regeneron via-email, the internet or in any form and/or method will be deemed the sole property of Regeneron, unless such search firms/employment agencies were engaged by Regeneron for this position and a valid agreement with Regeneron is in place. In the event a candidate who was submitted outside of the Regeneron agency engagement process is hired, no fee or payment of any kind will be paid.

Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Requisition Number: 9071BRPosted by StartWire