MS in Economics

Budget Impact and Cost-Effectiveness Modeling Expert

Mr. Russell Becker began his HEOR consulting career in 1995. Since then, he has developed a broad portfolio of HEOR skills. He has a strong, recognized capability in developing various types of health economics models. His work set includes budget impact and cost-effectiveness models, from design through final application and/or publication.  He also manages projects such as observational studies, national patient surveys, cost-effectiveness analysis, and publication development.

Mr. Becker occupied many positions in academia and consultancy firms. He was the Director of Health Economics and Outcomes Research (HEOR) for Dymaxium, Inc. There, he led a group of 13 project managers, analysts, programmers, and graphic artists.  The group specialized in developing economic models and interfaces for models and other HEOR tools.

Prior to joining Dymaxium, he was a Senior Manager with IMS Consulting.  While there, he worked on key modeling and patient survey studies within the areas of cardiology, asthma, and overactive bladder.
Mr. Becker earned his MA in Economics from the University of Virginia and a BS in Business with a minor in Economics from Pennsylvania State University.