President and Chief Executive Officer, Center for Medical Technology Policy
Representing: Policy Maker
As the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Center for Medical Technology Policy (CMTP), Sean Tunis, MD, MSc, engages multiple experts, stakeholders, and decision-makers in working toward consensus on methods for CER, with the goal of providing guidance for product developers and researchers as they design CER and pragmatic clinical studies. He has nearly 20 years of professional experience with health technology assessment, comparative effectiveness, health services research, and clinical research. Prior to founding CMTP, Tunis served as the director of the Office of Clinical Standards and Quality and the Chief Medical Officer at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, where he led the development and implementation of the concept of coverage with evidence development, which was applied to support the design and implementation of several large pragmatic clinical trials and registries. For each study, he established multi-stakeholder working groups to set study objectives and decide on elements of study protocol, data collection strategy, and other aspects of these studies.
Conflict of Interest Disclosures
As of December 16, 2014:
- None reported