Erwin De Cock, MSc is a health economist and real-world data scientist with over 19 years of biopharmaceutical consultancy experience. Erwin joined Syneos Health in 2017. Prior to this, he held various roles at United BioSource Corporation, a CRO specialized in late stage research, where he was responsible for the design of observational studies and having managerial and business development responsibilities. Erwin is an industry expert in observational Time and Motion studies, retrospective chart review studies, and has expertise in other real-world late phase studies using retrospective and prospective designs. He has a strong pharmacoeconomics background including economic modelling and the generation of value messages. This experience is instrumental in conceptualizing late phase studies that aim to generate economic and patient-centered value messages. He has a solid publication track record in the areas of late stage research and health economics and has presented at numerous meetings and conferences. Erwin obtained his Master’s Degree in Applied Economics (specialization in International Business) from the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium, and a Diploma in Health Planning and Management from Birkbeck College, University of London.