Belinda Yap joined Innomar Strategies as HEOR Manager in 2016, where she is responsible for the implementation of HEOR projects in the Innomar Consulting Services and Patient Support Programs.
Prior to her role at Innomar, Belinda worked at the Programs for Assessment of Technology in Health (PATH), McMaster University. At PATH, she designed and managed large multi-center clinical studies, and applied specialized knowledge and scientific principles in support of a variety of health technology assessment (HTA) projects for both public and private sectors, including reimbursement of new drugs in Canada. She also has extensive experience developing and maintaining relationships with key thought leaders and healthcare providers.
Belinda obtained her MPH in Healthcare Management (Columbia University), her Ph.D. in Health Sciences and Technology (Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts Institute of Technology), and completed her post-doctoral training at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital (Boston). She has received funding and authored publications in various therapeutic areas, including depression, stroke, heart disease, diabetes, and cancer.
Belinda serves on the Board of Directors of the Canadian Association of Population Therapeutics (CAPT) organization, whose mission is to advance population-based research of therapeutic interventions, and is currently the leading venue for Canadian RWE conference and discussions.