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Pharma Abbreviation Dictionary

ACO – accountable care organization
AMCP – Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy
APhA – American Pharmacists Association
ASP – average sales price
CFR – Code of Federal Regulations
CIA – corporate integrity agreement
CRL – complete response letter
CSR – clinical study report
DALY – disability-adjusted life year
EBM – evidence based medicine
EMA – European Medicines Agency
FDA – Food & Drug Administration
FDC – fixed dose competition
HCDM – healthcare decision-maker
HCP – healthcare provider
HEOR – health economics & outcomes research
HTA – health technology assessment
IC – incentive compensation
ICER – incremental cost-effectiveness ratio; Institute for Clinical and Economic Research
IDN – integrated delivery network
IEGP – integrated evidence generation plan
IME – independent medical education
IPI – international pricing index
ISS – investigator sponsored study
ITC – indirect treatment comparison
KOL – key opinion leader
KTL – key thought leader
KPI – key performance indicator
LRP – long range planning
MAx – market access
MIS – medical information services
MSL – medical science liaison
MVA – master visual aid
NDC – national drug code
NICE – National Institute for Health and Care Excellence
NMA – network meta-analysis
NPP – new product planning
OL – outcomes liaison
PD – pharmacodynamics
PK – pharmacokinetics
PMPM – per member per month
PMPY – per member per year
PRO – patient reported outcome
PV – pharmacovigilance
QALY – quality-adjusted life year
RML – regional medical liaison
RWE – real world evidence
SRL – standard response letter
UM – utilization management
V&A – value and access
VC – venture capital
WAC – wholesale acquisition cost