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Ami Vyas, Ph.D.

  • Assistant Professor
  • Office: 265E
  • Phone: 401.874.7255
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Dr. Ami Vyas is an Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice, specializing in the area of Health Outcomes Research. She has worked in various areas including cardiovascular diseases, breast cancer, prostate cancer, and multimorbidity. Dr. Vyas has varied research interests including claims database analyses, systematic review and meta-analyses, and health services research. Her current research interests include treatment patterns of medication use and associated health and economic outcomes across a range of chronic conditions including cardiovascular diseases, cancer, and depression.

Dr.Vyas has worked on various databases such as SEER-Medicare, MarketScan, MEPS, and BRFSS to conduct health outcomes studies. Her work has been published in leading peer-reviewed national and international journals such as Breast Cancer Research and Treatment, Prostate Cancer and Prostatic Diseases, General Hospital Psychiatry, International Journal of Family Medicine. Dr. Vyas’ research has been accepted for presentations at several national and international conferences including ISPOR, Academy Health, ACC, AACR.


Treatment Patterns, Quality of Care, Pharmacoepidemiology, Secondary and Claims Databases,

Systematic Review and Meta-Analyses


Ph.D., West Virginia University, 2014

M.S., West Virginia University, 2012

M.B.A., The University of Pune, India, 2006

B.Pharm., The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, India, 2003


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