Staff Vice President, Health Economics and Outcomes Research
Ralph Quimbo is Staff Vice President of Health Economics and Outcomes Research (HEOR) at HealthCore. In this role, he provides organizational leadership of the HEOR unit’s scientific and business operations. Mr. Quimbo has more than fourteen years of experience in the development, conduct, and oversight of research studies utilizing a broad spectrum of study designs, research methods, and integrated data sources covering numerous therapeutic areas and disease states. He has provided research consultancy at various capacities as lead researcher, project manager, principle investigator, and has led efforts in Research Innovation within strategic research collaborations between industry and payors.
Mr. Quimbo has published numerous original research manuscripts and has been recognized for the presentations of his research studies, both in poster and podium presentation formats, on several occasions by the American Heart Association and the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research. He has published and presented on a variety of topics, including diabetes mellitus, cardiovascular disease, infectious disease, respiratory disease, autoimmune disease, diseases of the central nervous system, and oncology.
The needs for higher quality and timely real-world evidence has risen to a never-before-seen level, with the clamoring voices of payors, patients and providers alike expressing, often in unison, the need for such evidence to help determine the highest value treatment for the right patient, at the right time.