Marita Zimmerman

Staff Research Scientist

Department of Pharmacy, Pharmacy Research Staff


Marita Zimmermann is working on a UW project team with the Institute for Clinical and Economic Review. Her first project with this group will be examining the cost-effectiveness of various therapies for relapse-remitting multiple sclerosis. In February 2016, Marita completed her dissertation and gained her PhD in PORPP. Marita’s dissertation focused on the feasibility of a national active surveillance system for HIV medication in Namibia. This work resulted in two recent manuscripts. In addition, Marita continues to work on the cost-effectiveness of cervical cancer screening in Kenya, and other global health projects.