Epidemiology

The ability to analyse rich diagnostic, therapeutic and procedural information provides Optum epidemiologists with a distinctive opportunity to conduct large clinical epidemiologic investigations.

Whether the question is to elucidate the clinical course of rare diseases, determine the best therapy in disease subgroups, or delineate the risk factors for particular medical conditions, we are poised to make a significant impact in understanding the patients who will ultimately use your products.

Our epidemiology expertise includes:

  • Clinical epidemiology
  • Custom designed prospective and retrospective studies
  • Patient registries
  • Natural history of disease research
  • Pharmacogenetics
  • Birth registries
  • Comprehensive risk management plans for marketed products