Professor, University of Calgary and Arthur J.E. Child Chair in Rheumatology Outcomes Research and former Canada Research Chair, Health Services and Systems Research. Her research program focuses on the measurement of preferences, cost-effectiveness analysis, and simulation modeling of health services and interventions. Deborah has over 20 years of research experience in health technology assessment agencies, academic institutions, and industry settings in Canada, US, and Europe. Founding co-investigator of Patient and Community Engagement Research Program (PaCER) and co-leads the economics and stated preferences research platforms for the Canada-Netherlands Personalized Medicine Network in Childhood Arthritis and Rheumatic Disease. Deborah is past-President, International Society for PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR) and coauthor of three international Task Forces on Patient Preferences Good Research Practices.