Research Program

Value of Life Sciences Innovation

The life sciences are at the front lines of transforming healthcare through innovations that benefit countless people. The Value of Life Sciences Innovation (VLSI) program exemplifies the Schaeffer Center’s focus on evidence-based analyses that encourage biomedical advances while developing pricing and reimbursement strategies to help ensure that patients receive the therapies they need.

Program Leadership

  • Executive Director, Value of Life Sciences Innovation Project, USC Schaeffer Center
    Research Assistant Professor, USC Price School of Public Policy

  • Dean and C. Erwin and Ione L. Piper Chair, USC Sol Price School of Public Policy
    Co-Director, USC Schaeffer Center
    Distinguished Professor of Public Policy, Pharmacy, and Economics, USC

  • Distinguished Fellow and President Emeritus, The Urban Institute

Pharmaceutical Distribution System Economics

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