Prof. Yvonne-Béatrice Boehler 

Bio

Yvonne-Beatrice is a methodologist – with profound expertise in evidencebased medicine, market access (HTA, reimbursement, [biometric] methods), clinical trial design and evaluation. She was trained as a physician, with an MD from Cologne University (Germany). In addition she obtained a master degree in business administration (MBA Health Care Management) from the European Business School (EBS University of Business and Law), Wiesbaden (Germany). Since 2014 she is Professor for Pharmamanagement and since 2016 Vice Dean for Science and Knowledge Transfer of the Faculty of Applied Natural Sciences at TH Köln (University of Applied Sciences).

Before this, she was employed in a supervising position at the Institute for Quality and Efficiency in Health Care (IQWiG), Department Drug Assessment, which she had joined in 2007. Yvonne-Beatrice previously worked as a hospital physician in the psychiatric field and in roles in drug safety for clinical development projects in the pharmaceutical industry.
Throughout her career, Yvonne-Beatrice has built a strong expertise on the connection between clinical trial design and pricing/reimbursement, which is also her main focus in research.