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Free webinars exclusively for BIVDA members – Developing Real World Evidence & Specialised Commissioning

By April 16, 2024No Comments

As part of BIVDA’s ongoing partnership with the Life Sciences Access Academy, BIVDA members have access to two bespoke webinars for free each month. If you would like to view either, or both, please email This month’s offerings are:

Developing Real World Evidence for Enhanced Patient and Market Access

In this informative 60-minute masterclass for LSAA members, Oliver Darlington and Andrew Mumford from Initiate discuss how to meet NICE’s needs in this area of growing importance for payers and HTA bodies.

The session focuses on the NICE real-world evidence framework and its practical meaning to market access professionals.

Key Learning Objectives:

  • Meet the expectations of the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE)
  • Understand how the NHS is tracking against some of its key targets
  • Extract value from real-world evidence
  • Translate real-world evidence into actionable insight
  • Provide NHS stakeholders with evidence to support short, medium and long-term planning

Specialised Commissioning: what’s new? 

In this informative 60-minute masterclass for LSAA members, Gail Fortes-Mayer and Scott McKenzie provide their expert analysis on the ever-changing specialised commissioning sector.

Our experts will explain how service provision will change and what the provider landscape will look like when NHS England fully steps back and ICSs take full control.

Key Learning Objectives:

  • Gain an understanding of what specialised commissioning entails within Life Sciences
  • Explore strategies for effective resource allocation in specialised commissioning
  • Uncover emerging trends, challenges and future directions of travel
  • Get to know case studies and real-life examples of successful initiatives, sharing best practices and lessons learned
Ben Kemp