Elise Berliner, PhD


Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD
Co-Chair, Stakeholder Council, MDEpiNet


Dr. Berliner received her doctorate in biophysics from Brandeis University and was a Congressional Fellow at the Office of Technology Assessment. Prior to joining AHRQ, she worked as a consultant to pharmaceutical and medical device companies on cost-effectiveness and outcomes research, technology assessment and reimbursement planning. She also has several years of experience in research and development at a number of medical technology companies working on innovations such as high speed magnetic resonance imaging, flow cytometry and neural-network based automated microscopy. Dr. Berliner’s program areas are: technology assessment, methods of systematic review, medical devices and other medical technologies.