Reed Maxim supports clients with research and analysis that span a variety of healthcare sectors and stakeholders.

With experience in pharmaceutical research and clinical studies, Reed advises clients on regulatory strategies and evidence generation for their products and services.

Reed has previous laboratory experience at EMD Millipore, where he conducted research on the development of membranes for an array of immunodetection techniques. In addition, he has conducted experiments to assess the viability of potential treatment methods for specific breast and ovarian cancer cell lines.

Reed has a BS in biology and biotechnology from Worcester Polytechnic Institute.

Authored Content

On May 7, Avalere policy experts published a piece in the Health Affairs blog about the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) recommendations, and how they may be leading to provider practice confusion and potential access barriers for patients.

New research from Avalere finds that the provision of pneumococcal conjugate vaccines increased immediately after ACIP’s 2014 recommendation to add the vaccine to the routine immunization schedule for older adults.

Ambiguous recommendations for preventive services are causing confusion among plans and providers on the clinically recommended preventive services that should be covered without cost sharing. A recent USPSTF recommendation on HIV prevention offers an opportunity to urge a recommending body to provide further clarity in its recommendation. Comments are due December 26.