The International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (UT-ISPOR) mission is to “facilitate and support the professional, educational and research needs of persons in pursuit of careers in pharmacoeconomics and health outcomes research.” The organization is composed of students who share a passion for the study of pharmacoeconomics and outcomes research. The faculty advisor is Dr. Karen Rascati from the Division of Pharmacy Administration.
The International Society for Pharmacoepidemiology (ISPE) is a non-profit international professional membership organization dedicated to advancing the health of the public by providing a forum for the open exchange of scientific information and for the development of policy; education; and advocacy for the field of pharmacoepidemiology, including pharmacovigilance, drug utilization research, outcomes research, comparative effectiveness research, and therapeutic risk management.
Pharmacoepidemiology is the science that applies epidemiologic approaches to studying the use, effectiveness, value and safety of pharmaceuticals. ISPE is firmly committed to providing an unbiased scientific forum to the views of all parties with interests in drug development, drug delivery, drug use, drug costs, and drug effects.
The Graduate Student Assembly (GSA) is the primary legislative student organization for students enrolled in the Graduate School and The University of Texas School of Law.