[Ip-health] December 2, 2016 meeting on delinkage of R&D costs from drug prices.

Jamie Love james.love at keionline.org
Fri Oct 21 08:34:11 PDT 2016

KEI is holding a December 2, 2016 meeting on the delinkage of R&D costs
from drug prices.

The venue will be US Senate Hearing Room SD-106, Dirksen Office Building

The meeting will take place from 9 am to 2 pm

The topics discussed at the meeting will include:

What is delinkage, and why is it important?

Reform of pull mechanisms

   What are end product prizes, and how do they work?
   What is the open source dividend, how does it work, and why is it
   How interim results prizes work?

Making global norms for R&D funding (both push and pull)

Strategies for progressive delinkage

Next steps

At this point, the speakers and respondents will include:

* Aidan Hollis, Professor, Department of Economics, University of Calgary
* Alex Lawson, Social Security Works
* Dean Baker, co-Director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research
* Diane Singhroy, Scientific Advisor, Knowledge Ecology International
* Ellen ‘t Hoen, LLM. Medicines Law & Policy and Global Health Unit,
University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, The
* James Love, Knowledge Ecology International (KEI)
* Joe Larsen, Ph.D., Deputy Director (acting), Biomedical Advanced Research
Development Authority (BARDA)
* John Wilbanks, Chief Commons Officer at Sage Bionetworks and a Senior
Fellow at the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation and at FasterCures
* Judit Rius, Médecins sans frontières
* Katy Athersuch, Medical Innovation & Access Policy Adviser, MSF TB prize
* Manon Ress, Union for Affordable Cancer Treatment (UACT)
* Michelle Childs, DNDi
* Patrick Kilbride, Executive Director, International Intellectual
Property, GIPC at U.S. Chamber of Commerce
* Rob Weissman, President, Public Citizen
* Sakiko Fukuda-Parr. Professor of International Affairs, The New School in
New York, member of the UN Secretary General High Level Panel on Access to
* Speaker from Third-Party payers  (TBC)
* Tim Hubbard, Professor of Bioinformatics, King’s College London

James Love.  Knowledge Ecology International
KEI DC tel: +1.202.332.2670, US Mobile: +1.202.361.3040, Geneva Mobile:
+41.76.413.6584, twitter.com/jamie_love

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