Susan Tempelaar

Service Area
Modeling & Meta-Analysis
Research Consultant
Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Susan is working as a Research Consultant in the Rotterdam office of OPEN Health. She is part of the Modelling & Meta-Analysis department, in which she is exploring innovative modelling techniques to simulate the clinical practice in a variety of disease areas. Her main expertise is in modelling; developing core models and early models, conducting country adaptations and preparing models for reimbursement submissions. Besides that, Susan gained experience in supporting reimbursement requests to NICE, ZiN, SMC, AWMSG and NCPE.

Susan has worked on a variety of projects, including Markov modelling, partitioned survival data analysis, cost-comparison analysis, budget impact modelling, (systematic) literature reviews, data collection and meta-analysis. Susan`s project work has covered many disease areas, including cardiovascular diseases, ophthalmology, oncology, infectious diseases and dermatology. She has presented work at ISPOR. Susan holds a Masters` degree in Biomedical Sciences (Radboud University Nijmegen, the Netherlands), with a specific focus on Health Technology Assessment. She combined her Masters with a minor in consultancy.