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A. Brett Hauber

Senior Economist, Vice President of Health Preference Assessment

Brett Hauber, PhD, is an expert in health and environmental economics with more than 15 years of academic, research, and government experience. His primary area of specialization is conducting conjoint analyses and discrete-choice experiments to quantify preferences for medical interventions and health outcomes.

He also has extensive experience conducting benefit-risk analysis of patients and other health care decision makers. His most recent applied work has included discrete-choice experiments of patient and physician benefit-risk preferences for treatments for conditions in therapeutic areas such as neurology, infectious diseases, women's health, gastrointestinal diseases, diabetes, and oncology.

Dr. Hauber currently is the chair of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR) Conjoint Analysis–Statistical Analysis, Reporting, and Conclusions (CA-SARC) task force and was previously a member of the ISPOR task force that developed the ISPOR Checklist for Good Research Practices in Conjoint Analysis.

Dr. Hauber's research has been published in numerous health outcomes and medical journals.

Education

PhD, Economics, University of Delaware; MA, Economics, University of Delaware; BBA (summa cum laude), Temple University.

Latest Publications

Yuan, Z., Levitan, B., Burton, P., Poulos, C., Hauber, A.B., & Berlin, J.A. (2014). Relative importance of benefits and risks associated with antithrombotic therapies for acute coronary syndrome: Patient and physician perspectives. Current Medical Research and Opinion, 30 (9):1733-1741.
Hauber, A.B., Arellano, J., Qian, Y., Gonzalez, J.M., Posner, J.D., Mohamed, A.F., et al. (2014). Patient preferences for treatments to delay bone metastases. Prostate, Advance Online Publication .
Hauber, A.B., Mohamed, A.F., Johnson, F.R., Cook, M., Arrighi, H.M., Zhang, J., et al. (2014). Understanding the relative importance of preserving functional abilities in Alzheimer's disease in the United States and Germany. Quality of Life Research, 23 (6):1813-1821.
Poulos, C., Hauber, A.B., Gonzalez, J.M., & Turpcu, A. (2014). Patients' willingness to trade off between the duration and frequency of rheumatoid arthritis treatments. Arthritis Care & Research, 66 (7):1008-1015.
Arellano, J., Hauber, A.B., Qian, Y., Habib, M., Posner, J., Mohamed, A.F., & Gonzalez, J. (2014). Physicians’ Preferences for Bone Metastases Treatments in Canada. Presented at ISPOR 19th Annual International Meeting, June 2014.
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