Learn the skills, methodology, and personnel needed to perform and evaluate pharmacoeconomics research

Start | November 1st, 2023

Duration | 8 to 10 hours 

Location | Virtual 

Fees | $650 by October 16th, $699 after October 16th

Registration Deadline | October 26th, 2023

This online certificate program is designed for diverse learners, stakeholders and decision-makers in healthcare. The program will provide you the framework and tools needed to conduct and evaluate pharmacoeconomic research to help inform decision-making. A certificate of completion will be issued at the end of the program after completion of a reflection.

Please be mindful of all dates (open and closing of the program) when registering. The program starts on September 20th, 2023. You will have until November 15th, 2023 to complete the program to receive the certificate. ​ You will no longer have access to the program material after November 15th, 2023

What you will learn

Module 1 | Resource Allocation and Decision-Making

Module 2 | Outcomes Research and Pharmacoeconomics

Module 3 | Economic Analyses

Module 4 | Designing and Curating the Experience

Module 5 | The Pharmacoeconomics Canvas

All videos are self-guided, on-demand videos, which you can watch on your own time. Throughout the program, you will complete a number of milestones along with the program content. The milestones help guide you on what to expect next as you progress through the program. 

We summarize the program details on our website, including what you will learn, how you will learn, and how to enroll. Full program details here


By participating in this program, you will:

  • Acquire the fundamental understanding of the principles to articulate, work on, evaluate studies, and use these tools and information in practice and decision-making when needed.
  • Simplify a complex discipline and see the world of healthcare decision-making differently.
  • Apply the gained knowledge to allow the information generated through these analyses to be higher quality and more useful in practice.
  • Improve your abilities and confidence to understand, interpret, and critically evaluate pharmacoeconomics literature.

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Meet the faculty

Dr. Rola Kaakeh

CEO at Salus Vitae Group

Dr. Rola Kaakeh is a fellowship-trained, licensed pharmacist with over sixteen years of experience in various settings (pharmacy practice, managed care, health systems, administration, public health and higher education). She is also affiliate faculty at the Northwestern University Institute for Global Health and Institute for Public Health and Medicine. Her impact has stretched across the international community to encompass overarching holistic countrywide policies to local, on the ground initiatives. She advises organizations globally on health system development, and has engaged with various institutions within the public and private sectors, non-governmental agencies such as the United Nations, universities, startups, and professional associations.

Her work highlighting the burden of drug shortages in the US has been cited over 200 times and used as supporting data for national policies and regulations. She has been very involved in education and training regarding the management of drug shortages, understanding the various dynamics involved, and helping evaluate and design processes (from institution to policy level) to improve access to medications. She comes to you with over a decade of experience in this space.

Refund Policy: Due to the format of our offerings (webinars, coaching, courses, programs and workshops), all transactions are final. No refunds will be issued. 

Have Questions?

Do you have questions and need more information? Email us at [email protected]. We would be delighted to discuss the program with you and answer all your questions.