Seema Haider has over twenty-two years of experience in leading and managing international, multidisciplinary teams for the lifetime management of developing and executing Outcomes Research (OR) and Access Product and Therapeutic Area Portfolio strategies, studies and publications. Seema received her MSc in Social and Preventive Medicine from University of Montreal in 1992. From 1993 through1995, Seema completed PhD course work in Social and Preventive Medicine, specializing in Pharmacoeconomics, led a prospective, multicenter, Pharmacoeconomics substudy in COPD patients at the Randomized Clinical trial Unit at McGill University and was Project Director at the Interdisciplinary Health Research Group, Heath economics Unit at the University of Montreal.
From 1995 to 1998, Seema was Country Manager of Pharmacoeconomics and Quality of Life Research at Schering Plough Canada for all products. Seema joined Pfizer Inc., 19 years ago and with escalating leadership positions, she leads Outcomes and Evidence, Patient & Health Impact, for the Pfizer Essential Health Business Unit. Her work has been extensively presented and featured at conferences worldwide and in publications in high impact peer reviewed journals. Outside of work, Seema is passionate about the non-profit community work she does through GraceCares in rural India. She currently resides in Boston, MA, USA with her family.
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