Stefan Vegter


  University of Groningen


  The Netherlands


1. Current Status, Position

  • Researcher and teacher in pharmaco-economics;
  • owner at a health-economic consultancy company

2. Education

  • Pharmacist by training. Completed PhD on health-economic aspects of pharmacotherapy in renal disease.
  • Owner of pharmaceutical consultancy company at Vegter Health Economic Research.

3. Research Area

The department of Pharmaco-Epidemiology and Pharmaco-Economics (PE2) of the University of Groningen, the Netherlands, performs research on the therapeutic value, optimal use and cost-effectiveness of pharmaceuticals. Stefan is trained as a pharmacist and performed his PhD research in the field of personalized medicine in renal disease. Stefan teaches in the department and studies the cost-effectiveness of pharmaceutical patient-care.

Stefan Vegter owns a consultancy company in the field of health economic and outcomes research (HEOR), Vegter Health Economic Research. Possibilities include building and validating cost-effectiveness models and reimbursement dossiers for the Netherlands and the UK markets.



Last update: 8 July 2013