Mitch Higashi, Ph.D.Vice President, Health Economics & Outcomes Research at Bristol-Myers Squibb
Mitch is the Vice President of HEOR at Bristol-Myers Squibb. Prior to joining BMS, he was the Chief Economist for GE Healthcare, where he led global efforts in health economics, pricing, reimbursement, and health policy.
Mitch is a published author, including JAMA, and his work in molecular diagnostics has been featured in the Wall Street Journal and on National Public Radio. His team’s efforts to organize the GE Healthcare R&D portfolio based on cost, quality, and access metrics was featured in a Harvard Business School case study. He has served on the Board of Directors for the University of Washington Foundation and the ISPOR Health Science Policy Council.
Mitch is a graduate of the University of British Columbia and The Wharton School and he holds a PhD in Health Economics from the University of Washington.