Shailja Dixit, MD, MS, MPH

Executive Director, Global Health Economics and Outcomes Research, Actavis

Shailja is an accomplished healthcare executive and has 15+ years of industry experience. She has served in a variety of leadership roles and has a 360degree understanding of the healthcare industry, having worked in different industries within healthcare. In her current role, she is responsible for leading the Global Health Economic & Outcomes team at Actavis across the entire portfolio. She has been instrumental in laying the foundation for a new HEOR & Value model, collaborative research with academia and stakeholder engagement strategies. Shailja has led successful global launches and has led the teams responsible for "end to end" evidence development to support market access and reimbursement. She has authored many scholarly papers and presentations for the world's leading journals and societies in the areas of real-world evidence, patient access, and informatics.

Shailja has also worked in the device industry (GE Healthcare) and was responsible for providing the medical strategy for "incubation" projects. She has presented at multiple conferences and holds patents for her work.