Karl Lauterbach is a member of the Deutsche Bundestag for the Social Democratic Party of Germany (SPD). From 2009 to 2013 he was the SPD Speaker for Health and currently is Vice Chairman of the Social Democratic Parliamentary Group in the Bundestag. He has worked on health care laws in Germany for almost twenty years and was deeply involved in the process that led to the AMNOG. He has worked on health care reforms in many countries. Dr. Lauterbach also is Full Professor and the Director (on leave) of the Institute of Health Economics and Clinical Epidemiology at the University of Cologne. He is an Adjunct Professor in the Department of Health Policy and Management at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, where he teaches in Executive Education Programs and lectures on the German health care system.


Recent Posts by Karl Lauterbach

Germany’s Model For Drug Price Regulation Could Work In The US

If the U.S. cares to examine national models for reducing drug prices, Germany's AMNOG should top the list.