Garfield Award 2009

Garfield Award 2009

The 2009 Garfield Economic Impact Award

Lakdawalla, Madara, GarfieldThe 2009 award was presented to Darius N. Lakdawalla, PhD,and his co-authors for the publication, "U.S. Pharmaceutical Policy in a Global Marketplace" published earlier this year in Health Affairs. Dr. Lakdawalla acepted the award on behalf of fellow authors: Dana Goldman, PhD; Pierre-Carl Michaud, PhD; Neeraj Sood, PhD; Robert Lempert, PhD; Ze Cong; Han de Vries; and Italo Gutierrez.

Following the eighth annual Garfield Award presentation at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce was a panel discussion moderated by David Leonhardt, New York Times"Economic Scene" columnist and The Times Magazine staff writer.

Pictured -- Darius N. Lakdawalla, PhD; James Madara, MD, of the University of Chicago Medical Center; Eugene Garfield, PhD

This award is sponsored by:

The Eugene Garfield Foundation and The University of Chicago Medical Center

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