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Expand Oncology Care Models to Manage Costs and Ensure Access to Advanced Treatments

October 10-11, 2018
  • Scottsdale, AZ

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DAY ONE WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 10, 2018

7:15

Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:15

Chairman’s Welcome and Opening Remarks

Ali McBride, PharmD, MS, BCOP
Clinical Coordinator of Hematology/Oncology
The University of Arizona Cancer Center;
Clinical Assistant Professor
The University of Arizona College of Pharmacy

Understand the Current State of Value-Based Oncology Partnerships and Potential Impact on the Future of
Cancer Care Costs and Quality

8:30

Assess the Impact of Oncology Value Partnerships with Managed Care Plans

Michael Ruiz de Somocurcio
Vice President, Payer Collaborations and Partnerships
Regional Cancer Care Associates

9:15

Navigate the Launch of an Oncology Medical Home Model

Steven Peskin, MD, MBA
Executive Medical Director, Population Health
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey

10:00

Networking and Refreshment Break

10:30

Examine the Importance of Value in Specialty Oncology Management

Eric J. Gratias, MD, FAAP
Chief of Medical Oncology Services
eviCore healthcare

Richard Emery, MS, MBA, DABR
Vice President, Oncology Alternative Payment Programs
eviCore healthcare

11:15

Demystify Current Trends in Value-Based Oncology Payment and Reimbursement Models

Monika Schneider
Research Associate
Duke-Margolis Center for Health Policy

12:00

Networking Luncheon

1:15

Key Trends Impacting Cancer Program Strategy

Deirdre Saulet, PhD
Practice Manager
Advisory Board

2:00

Value-Based Oncology Reimbursement — Spearheading a Model for Continuous Improvement via Collaborative Quality Initiatives (CQIs)

Marc Cohen
Health Care Manager, Value Partnerships Program
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan

2:45

Networking and Refreshment Break

Unleash the Power of Big Data and Data Analytics to Drive More Informed Treatment Decisions and Manage Costs

3:15

Using Real-World Data to Demonstrate Value-Based Care Outcomes and Compliance

Sarah Alwardt, PhD
Vice President, Health Informatics and
Health Economics and Outcomes Research Operations
McKesson Specialty Health

Marcus Neubauer, MD
Chief Medical Officer
The US Oncology Network

4:00

CASE PRESENTATION Leveraging Big Data for Value-Based Oncology Management

Bipin Karunakaran
Vice President, Data Management
Geisinger

4:45

Advancing Palliative Care Models —
Empower Patients to Make Informed Treatment Decisions

Domingo L. Maynes III, MD, HMDC
Medical Director, Division of Palliative Medicine
Banner University Medical Center, Phoenix;
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Arizona SOM and Creighton University SOM

Chikal Patel, MD
Lead, East Valley Palliative Care Programs Lead,
Palliative Care CCG Medical Director
Palliative Medicine Banner Baywood Medical Center Banner Heart Hospital

5:30

Close of Day One

Networking, Wine and Cheese Reception immediately following the final session on day one

DAY TWO THURSDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2018

7:30

Continental Breakfast

8:00

Chairman’s Recap of Day One

Ali McBride, PharmD, MS, BCOP
Clinical Coordinator of Hematology/Oncology
The University of Arizona Cancer Center;
Clinical Assistant Professor
The University of Arizona College of Pharmacy

Adapting Value-Based Oncology Reimbursement
Models to Drive Better Population Health Outcomes
and Improve Patient Care

8:15

Oncology Care Model 2.0 — Adjusting for Risk and Drug Costs

Frederick M. Schnell, MD, FACP
Medical Director
Community Oncology Alliance

9:00

Assess the Merits of Value-Based Contracting —
Using Episodes of Care as a Model for Success

Lili Brillstein, MPH
Director, Episodes of Care
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey

9:45

Networking and Refreshment Break

10:15

PANEL SESSION Increase Value-Based Care Success Rates through Clinical Pathways

MODERATOR:

Ali McBride, PharmD, MS, BCOP
Clinical Coordinator of Hematology/Oncology
The University of Arizona Cancer Center;
Clinical Assistant Professor
The University of Arizona College of Pharmacy

PANELISTS:

Andrew Hertler, MD
Chief Medical Officer
New Century Health

William A. Flood, MD, MSc
Chief Medical Officer/eviti
NantHealth

Examine Potential Pathways for Determining the Value of Advanced Cancer Therapies and Molecular Diagnostics

11:00

Examine The Future of CAR-T Cell Therapy and Cost Effectiveness

Ali McBride, PharmD, MS, BCOP
Clinical Coordinator of Hematology/Oncology
The University of Arizona Cancer Center;
Clinical Assistant Professor
The University of Arizona College of Pharmacy

11:45

Networking Luncheon

12:45

Evaluate the Impact of Biosimilars on Cancer Care

Ivo Abraham, PhD, RN
Professor of Pharmacy and Medicine,
Center for Health Outcomes and Pharmacoeconomics Research
Arizona Cancer Center, University of Arizona

1:30

FIRESIDE CHAT The Role of Molecular Diagnostics in Value-Based Models

MODERATOR:

Ali McBride, PharmD, MS, BCOP
Clinical Coordinator of Hematology/Oncology
The University of Arizona Cancer Center;
Clinical Assistant Professor
The University of Arizona College of Pharmacy

PANELISTS:

Greg Schafer
Former Director, Managed Care, Genomic Health;
Principal, C4MDx

Rachel Anhorn
Director, Payer Medical Affairs
Foundation Medicine

2:15

Accelerating Cancer Breakthroughs through Data Sharing, Data Standardization and Patient Engagement

Catharine Young, PhD
Senior Director, Science Policy
Biden Cancer Initiative

3:00

Close of Conference

Agenda

Want more agenda details? Download the brochure.

Want more agenda details? Download the brochure.

DAY ONE WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 10, 2018

7:15

Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:15

Chairman’s Welcome and Opening Remarks

Ali McBride, PharmD, MS, BCOP
Clinical Coordinator of Hematology/Oncology
The University of Arizona Cancer Center;
Clinical Assistant Professor
The University of Arizona College of Pharmacy

Understand the Current State of Value-Based Oncology Partnerships and Potential Impact on the Future of
Cancer Care Costs and Quality

8:30

Assess the Impact of Oncology Value Partnerships with Managed Care Plans

Michael Ruiz de Somocurcio
Vice President, Payer Collaborations and Partnerships
Regional Cancer Care Associates

9:15

Navigate the Launch of an Oncology Medical Home Model

Steven Peskin, MD, MBA
Executive Medical Director, Population Health
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey

10:00

Networking and Refreshment Break

10:30

Examine the Importance of Value in Specialty Oncology Management

Eric J. Gratias, MD, FAAP
Chief of Medical Oncology Services
eviCore healthcare

Richard Emery, MS, MBA, DABR
Vice President, Oncology Alternative Payment Programs
eviCore healthcare

11:15

Demystify Current Trends in Value-Based Oncology Payment and Reimbursement Models

Monika Schneider
Research Associate
Duke-Margolis Center for Health Policy

12:00

Networking Luncheon

1:15

Key Trends Impacting Cancer Program Strategy

Deirdre Saulet, PhD
Practice Manager
Advisory Board

2:00

Value-Based Oncology Reimbursement — Spearheading a Model for Continuous Improvement via Collaborative Quality Initiatives (CQIs)

Marc Cohen
Health Care Manager, Value Partnerships Program
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan

2:45

Networking and Refreshment Break

Unleash the Power of Big Data and Data Analytics to Drive More Informed Treatment Decisions and Manage Costs

3:15

Using Real-World Data to Demonstrate Value-Based Care Outcomes and Compliance

Sarah Alwardt, PhD
Vice President, Health Informatics and
Health Economics and Outcomes Research Operations
McKesson Specialty Health

Marcus Neubauer, MD
Chief Medical Officer
The US Oncology Network

4:00

CASE PRESENTATION Leveraging Big Data for Value-Based Oncology Management

Bipin Karunakaran
Vice President, Data Management
Geisinger

4:45

Advancing Palliative Care Models —
Empower Patients to Make Informed Treatment Decisions

Domingo L. Maynes III, MD, HMDC
Medical Director, Division of Palliative Medicine
Banner University Medical Center, Phoenix;
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Arizona SOM and Creighton University SOM

Chikal Patel, MD
Lead, East Valley Palliative Care Programs Lead,
Palliative Care CCG Medical Director
Palliative Medicine Banner Baywood Medical Center Banner Heart Hospital

5:30

Close of Day One

Networking, Wine and Cheese Reception immediately following the final session on day one

DAY TWO THURSDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2018

7:30

Continental Breakfast

8:00

Chairman’s Recap of Day One

Ali McBride, PharmD, MS, BCOP
Clinical Coordinator of Hematology/Oncology
The University of Arizona Cancer Center;
Clinical Assistant Professor
The University of Arizona College of Pharmacy

Adapting Value-Based Oncology Reimbursement
Models to Drive Better Population Health Outcomes
and Improve Patient Care

8:15

Oncology Care Model 2.0 — Adjusting for Risk and Drug Costs

Frederick M. Schnell, MD, FACP
Medical Director
Community Oncology Alliance

9:00

Assess the Merits of Value-Based Contracting —
Using Episodes of Care as a Model for Success

Lili Brillstein, MPH
Director, Episodes of Care
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey

9:45

Networking and Refreshment Break

10:15

PANEL SESSION Increase Value-Based Care Success Rates through Clinical Pathways

MODERATOR:

Ali McBride, PharmD, MS, BCOP
Clinical Coordinator of Hematology/Oncology
The University of Arizona Cancer Center;
Clinical Assistant Professor
The University of Arizona College of Pharmacy

PANELISTS:

Andrew Hertler, MD
Chief Medical Officer
New Century Health

William A. Flood, MD, MSc
Chief Medical Officer/eviti
NantHealth

Examine Potential Pathways for Determining the Value of Advanced Cancer Therapies and Molecular Diagnostics

11:00

Examine The Future of CAR-T Cell Therapy and Cost Effectiveness

Ali McBride, PharmD, MS, BCOP
Clinical Coordinator of Hematology/Oncology
The University of Arizona Cancer Center;
Clinical Assistant Professor
The University of Arizona College of Pharmacy

11:45

Networking Luncheon

12:45

Evaluate the Impact of Biosimilars on Cancer Care

Ivo Abraham, PhD, RN
Professor of Pharmacy and Medicine,
Center for Health Outcomes and Pharmacoeconomics Research
Arizona Cancer Center, University of Arizona

1:30

FIRESIDE CHAT The Role of Molecular Diagnostics in Value-Based Models

MODERATOR:

Ali McBride, PharmD, MS, BCOP
Clinical Coordinator of Hematology/Oncology
The University of Arizona Cancer Center;
Clinical Assistant Professor
The University of Arizona College of Pharmacy

PANELISTS:

Greg Schafer
Former Director, Managed Care, Genomic Health;
Principal, C4MDx

Rachel Anhorn
Director, Payer Medical Affairs
Foundation Medicine

2:15

Accelerating Cancer Breakthroughs through Data Sharing, Data Standardization and Patient Engagement

Catharine Young, PhD
Senior Director, Science Policy
Biden Cancer Initiative

3:00

Close of Conference