Memphis, TN , September 28, 2016 – Dr. Rajeshwari Punekar has joined Vector Oncology’s HEOR team as Associate Director. Dr. Punekar brings over a decade of expertise in quantifying clinical and economic outcomes and improving the quality of patient care, to Vector Oncology. Her knowledge of health outcomes and pharmacoeconomics methodology will inform projects conducted by the HEOR team at Vector.
“Raj has engaged in health outcomes research in a range of roles,” said Dr. Mark Walker, Vice President of Scientific Affairs for Vector Oncology. “She brings experience in overall project leadership, and an impressive knowledge of analytic methodologies that aligns with Vector’s emphasis on high-quality research.”
Raj Punekar, PhD earned her dual-doctorate at Penn State University with a concentration in Health Services Research and Population Health. She received her MPH at the University of Alabama, Birmingham with a concentration in Health Care Organization and Policy. Dr. Punekar maintains membership in a number of professional organizations including Academy Health, APHA and ISPOR.