Staff take part in research internally as well as support external research. PHARMAC engages in a range of research including clinical trials, clinical epidemiology, pharmacoepidemiology, literature reviews, ‘business-as-usual’ budget impact analyses and systematic cost-effectiveness analyses, evaluations of patient medicines adherence, population health programme evaluations, other health services research, and project evaluations.
PHARMAC research has culminated in a number of medical journal articles, other publications and reports.
Health Research Council
PHARMAC funds research regularly. The Health Research Council is responsible for administering funding grants.