Molly Purser, PhD

Associate Director, Health Economics -- Regenerative Medicine & Advanced Therapies
Molly Purser
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Headquarters - Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA

PhD, Industrial and Systems Engineering
North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC

MBA, Business Administration
University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, NC

BS, Industrial Engineering
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

Molly Purser, PhD, is Associate Director, Health Economics -- Regenerative Medicine & Advanced Therapies at RTI-HS. Dr. Purser is experienced in developing economic models to demonstrate the value of drugs and other health technologies and, in particular, models of cell therapies, gene therapies, and tissue-engineered products.  She has substantial experience developing early phase decision making tools as well as later phase launch models for use by health technology appraisal organizations. Prior to RTI-HS she worked as a post-doctoral scholar at North Carolina State University in collaboration with the Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine. Her research experience includes oncology, rare diseases, medical devices, dermatology, pain, and genetic disorders.  She is a member of the International Society of Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes and co-chairs the Precision Medicine and Advanced Therapies Special Interest Group. Her research and has presented her research at several professional conferences. Dr. Purser’s work has been published in peer-reviewed journals including Advances in Therapy, Cellular Reprogramming, Pharmacoeconomics, Annals of Biomedical Engineering, and Annals of Thoracic Surgery.