Summary of Expertise

Melissa McCart, PharmD, MS, is an Associate Director within Xcenda's Global Health Economics and Outcomes Research (HEOR) consulting team at Xcenda. In this role, she conducts HEOR engagements including development of clinical software tools, dossier development, health outcomes strategy, value proposition development, research design, and market research crossing a range of therapeutic areas. Dr. McCart has expertise in developing managed markets strategy in a range of therapeutic areas including oncology, neurology, cardiology, and endocrinology. Dr. McCart also serves as Xcenda’s Health Outcomes and Managed Markets PharmD Fellowship Director.

Before joining Xcenda as a Manager, Dr. McCart was a Fellow with Xcenda. Dr. McCart also completed internships at Coventry Health Care of Kansas and a large pharmaceutical manufacturer and brings experiences ranging from formulary decision making to patient-reported outcomes research.  Dr. McCart is an active member in the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy and has participated with various national committees including the Journal of Managed Care Pharmacy (JMCP) Editorial Advisory Board. She has also participated as supplemental editor for JMCP. She is also a member of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research and the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists.

Dr. McCart achieved her PharmD from Mercer University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences and a Master of Science in Applied Pharmacoeconomics at the University of Florida.