Rohan Parikh, PhD

Associate Director, Health Economics

PhD, Health Economics and Health Services Research
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, Texas

MS, Pharmacy Administration
University of Houston, Houston, Texas

BPharm, University of Pune, Pune, Maharashtra, India

Rohan Parikh, PhD, is a Senior Research Health Economist at RTI-HS. Dr. Parikh has undergraduate training in pharmacy and graduate training in health economics and services research. Prior to joining RTI HS, Dr. Parikh previously worked at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, the Veterans Affairs Health Services Research and Development Service and Baylor College of Medicine, and LA-SER Analytica. He has worked with various data sources to conduct health economics, comparative effectiveness, and health policy research. Dr. Parikh has worked in several therapeutic areas, including diabetes, hypertension, health failure, colorectal cancer, breast cancer, ovarian cancer, and lung cancer. His dissertation work involved conducting a comparative- and cost-effectiveness evaluation of treatment sequences administered to patients with metastatic colorectal cancer using real-world data.

Dr. Parikh's research has been published in various peer-reviewed journals, including Value in Health, PharmacoEconomics, Journal of Medical Economics, Health Services Research, Medical Care Research & Review, BMJ Quality & Safety, American Journal of Managed Care, American Journal of Pharmacy Benefits, Medical Oncology, Pancreas, and the World Journal of Gastroenterology. Dr. Parikh also reviews articles for the American Journal of Pharmacy Benefits. His research has been presented at numerous national and international conferences, including the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research, the International Society for Pharmacoepidemilogy, the American Public Health Association, the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy, and the Society of Medical Decision Making.