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Apr 02, 2019, 10:11 ET Green Park Collaborative and Sickle Cell Disease Association of America, Inc. Launch coreSCD to Develop Consensus on Critical Outcomes in Sickle Cell Disease Clinical Research

The Green Park Collaborative (GPC), a major initiative of the Center for Medical Technology Policy (CMTP), is partnering with Sickle Cell Disease...


Jan 08, 2019, 11:22 ET The Center for Medical Technology Policy Names Donna Messner, PhD, New Chief Executive Officer

The Board of Directors of the Center for Medical Technology Policy (CMTP) announced today that its current President, Donna Messner, PhD, will become ...


May 02, 2018, 10:46 ET GPC Releases Recommendations to Overcome Challenges in Core Outcome Set Adoption and Implementation in Clinical Trials

The Center for Medical Technology Policy's (CMTP) Green Park Collaborative (GPC) has issued "A Multi-Pronged Strategy to Improve the Relevance,...


Jun 21, 2017, 08:27 ET Dr. Sean Tunis Assumes Role of President of Health Technology Assessment international (HTAi)

Sean Tunis, MD, MSc, the Founder, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Center for Medical Technology Policy (CMTP), has been elected...


Jun 20, 2017, 09:30 ET Green Park Collaborative, National Hemophilia Foundation, McMaster University, Announce Launch of CoreHEM Project

An international team involving dozens of stakeholders from patients and policy makers to payers and government agencies are getting together to set...


Feb 07, 2017, 08:55 ET Green Park Collaborative Releases RWE Decoder, A Practical Tool for Assessing Relevance and Rigor of Real World Evidence

The Green Park Collaborative (GPC), sponsored by the Center for Medical Technology Policy (CMTP), today released RWE Decoder, a new tool to help...


Oct 07, 2016, 10:00 ET New Guidance for Treatment Switching in Oncology Drug Trials

The Green Park Collaborative (GPC), sponsored by the Center for Medical Technology Policy (CMTP), today released a new report that provides guidance...


Sep 27, 2016, 09:45 ET CMTP Receives Funding Award for Project on Clinician Engagement in Research

A team at the Center for Medical Technology Policy (CMTP) has been approved for a $250,000 funding award through the Eugene Washington PCORI...


Aug 01, 2016, 11:38 ET GPC to Host Forum on Payer Policies for Liquid Biopsy & Emerging Clinical Genomics

The Green Park Collaborative (GPC) will host a Genomics Technology Policy Forum November 2 and 3 in Baltimore, Maryland. The two-day forum will...


Mar 04, 2016, 12:30 ET GPC Genomic Databases Initiative Addresses Recommendations of Academy's Biomarkers Report

A new report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine aims to reduce key barriers to the development and clinical adoption...


Jan 12, 2016, 01:15 ET GPC and MED-C Launch Joint Effort to Harmonize Standards for NGS Registries and Databases

The Green Park Collaborative (GPC) and the Molecular Evidence Development Consortium (MED-C) are launching a joint effort to advance personalized...


Aug 17, 2015, 12:55 ET Collaborative Issues Initial Guidelines for Health Insurance Coverage of Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) Testing in Oncology

The Center for Medical Technology Policy (CMTP) has released initial health insurance coverage guidelines for Next Generation Sequencing based...


Dec 01, 2014, 10:17 ET Center for Medical Technology Policy Awarded Grant from Edwards Lifesciences Foundation to Accelerate Adoption of Surgical Recovery Protocols in U.S. Hospitals

Edwards Lifesciences Foundation has awarded the Center for Medical Technology Policy, Inc. (CMTP), in collaboration with Avalere Health, a grant to...


Oct 17, 2014, 02:15 ET Green Park Collaborative to Discuss Comparative Effectiveness and Value of Weight Loss Treatments

The following is being released by the Center for Medical Technology Policy: The Green Park Collaborative (GPC) will bring together representatives...


Oct 09, 2014, 01:15 ET The Center for Medical Technology Policy (CMTP) Releases White Paper on Advancing Enhanced Recovery for Surgical Patients

The Center for Medical Technology Policy (CMTP) released "A Multi-stakeholder Agenda to Advance Enhanced Recovery for U.S. Surgical Patients." This...


Jul 02, 2014, 04:56 ET CMTP Issues Recommendations For Late Phase Drug Studies In Type 2 Diabetes

The Center for Medical Technology Policy (CMTP) has issued an Effectiveness Guidance Document (EGD) for Recommendations for Late Phase Drug Studies...


Jun 23, 2014, 10:00 ET GPC & ICER Host Web Conference: Hepatitis C Drugs -Evidence to Demonstrate Effectiveness and Value

The Center for Medical Technology Policy's (CMTP) Green Park Collaborative (GPC) and the Institute for Clinical and Economic Review (ICER) will...


Jun 17, 2014, 10:40 ET Center for Medical Technology Policy Hosts Stakeholder Forum on Enhanced Recovery Protocols for Surgical Patients in the U.S.

The Center for Medical Technology Policy (CMTP) hosted a multi-stakeholder dialogue about the challenges and opportunities to accelerate adoption of...


Jun 09, 2014, 01:00 ET Eleanor Perfetto Joins CMTP Board of Directors

The Center for Medical Technology Policy (CMTP) welcomes Dr. Eleanor Perfetto, a Professor of Pharmaceutical Health Services Research, at the...


Jan 13, 2014, 10:00 ET Green Park Collaborative to Develop Evidence Standards for Next Generation Sequencing-Based Testing in Oncology

The Green Park Collaborative (GPC-USA), sponsored by the Center for Medical Technology Policy (CMTP), today launched a new effort to develop...


Jan 09, 2014, 06:00 ET Center for Medical Technology Policy (CMTP) Names Elisabeth Houtsmuller to Lead Green Park Collaborative-USA

The Center for Medical Technology Policy (CMTP) recently announced the selection of Elisabeth Houtsmuller, PhD, as Senior Program Director for the...


Nov 21, 2013, 09:30 ET New Consortia in Oncology and Metabolic Diseases Launch Efforts to Develop Methodological Standards to Guide Reimbursement Decisions

The Center for Medical Technology Policy (CMTP) announced the leadership of two new disease-specific consortia and associated working groups of the...


May 02, 2013, 11:00 ET CMTP Issues Guidance for Clinical Utility Studies of Molecular Diagnostics in Oncology

The Center for Medical Technology Policy (CMTP) has issued an Effectiveness Guidance Document (EGD) for molecular diagnostics tests in oncology that...


Jul 26, 2012, 09:00 ET CMTP Releases Report on Improving Evidence Generation for Cardiovascular Disease

The Center for Medical Technology Policy (CMTP) released its Leadership Report on Comparative Effectiveness Research (CER) for Cardiovascular Disease ...


Jun 21, 2012, 09:00 ET CMTP Publishes Patient-Reported Outcomes Guidance for Adult Cancer Trials

The Center for Medical Technology Policy (CMTP) published its official Effectiveness Guidance Document for how to better incorporate patient-reported ...