Head of the Pharmacoeconomics Department
Head of WHO Collaborating Centre for Pharmaceutical Pricing and Reimbursement Policies
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Mag. Dr. Sabine Vogler, Director of the WHO Collaborating Centre for Pharmaceutical Pricing and Reimbursement Policies, is head of the Pharmacoeconomics Department. She is a senior health economist with in-depth knowledge on European countries with regard to pharmaceutical pricing / prices, reimbursement and distribution, as well as cost-containment reforms, access and affordability issues. Sabine Vogler coordinated several research projects at national and European levels, including the PPRI (Pharmaceutical Pricing and Reimbursement Information) and the PHIS (Pharmaceutical Health Information System) projects. She (co-) authored around 100 Austrian, European and international studies and reports, including peer-reviewed articles in scientific journals. She is member of the Editorial Board of Pharmacoeconomics – Open and of the Generics and Biosimilars Initiative (GaBI) journal and of the International Advisory Board of the Pharmaceutical Policy and Practice (JOPPP) journal as well as Associate Editor of the Pharmaceutical Policy and Practice (JOPPP) journal, the Cost Effectiveness and Research Allocation (CERA) journal and of BMC Health System Research. Furthermore, she is member of the board of the European Drug Utilisation Research Group (EuroDURG) and of the Austrian Health Economics Association (ATHEA). In 2017, she was Visiting Fellow at the Department of Economics at the University of Bologna (Italy).