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Navigate Evolving Trends, Models and Strategies to Propel Commercial Success and Ensure Product Access

August 17-18, 2017
  • Philadelphia, PA

Agenda

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DAY ONE Thursday, August 17, 2017

7:45

Registration and Continental Breakfast

9:00

Chairperson’s Welcome and Opening Remarks

Michael R. Agostino, RPh
President, Amber Pharmacy & Hy-Vee Pharmacy Solutions;
Vice President Specialty Pharmacy, Hy-Vee, Inc.;
President-Elect, 2017 National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP)

9:15

KEYNOTE ADDRESS Past, Present and Future — The Outlook for the Specialty Pharmacy Marketplace

Join Sheila Arquette, National Association of Specialty Pharmacy Executive Director for a discussion on Specialty Pharmacy... Past, Present and Future including the evolution of specialty pharmacy practice, what makes specialty pharmacy special and current challenges and opportunities for the specialty pharmacy industry in light of all the focus on drug pricing in Washington and as we transition to personalized precision medicine and value based reimbursement strategies.

Sheila M. Arquette, RPh
Executive Director
National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP)

10:00

ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION Explore the Specialty Network Design Decision-Making Process —
Critical Criteria to Consider for Network Design Success

MODERATOR:

Lynnae M. Mahaney, BSPharm, MBA, FASHP
Director, Pharmacy Accreditation
American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP)

PANELISTS:

Cheryl Allen, RPh, BS Pharm, MBA
Vice President, Industry Relations
Diplomat

Michael T. Einodshofer, RPh, MBA
Chief Innovation Officer
Maxor National Pharmacy Services

11:00

Networking and Refreshment Break

11:30

Evaluate the Emerging Trend of the IDN/ACO Role in Specialty Pharmacy — Network Design Strategies Tailored for IDN/ACO Partnerships

Brandon Newman, PharmD, CSP
Program Director, Vanderbilt Specialty Pharmacy
Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Timothy Paine
Director, Industry Relations
Fairview Specialty Pharmacy

John C. Robicsek
Associate Vice President, Strategy,
Business and Program Development, Pharmacy Administration
Carolinas HealthCare System

12:30

Networking Luncheon

1:15

Oncology and the Specialty Pharmacy Marketplace

Brandon Tom
Vice President, Biopharma Services
McKesson Specialty Health

2:00

WORKING GROUPS Interactive Scenario Planning —
Uncover the Best Network Design to Achieve Your Goals

WORKING GROUP FACILITATORS:

Bill Aikins
Director, Business Development
Maxor National Pharmacy Services, LLC

Luis Torres, MBA
Vice President of Managed Care
BioPlus Specialty Pharmacy

3:00

ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION Make the Connection with the Patient — Specialty Pharmacy Services Strategies, Consent Compliance and the Impact on Patient Access

MODERATOR:

Tim Safley
Director, DMEPOS, Pharmacy & Sleep
Accreditation Commission for Healthcare (ACHC)

PANELISTS:

Jasmine Daniel
Director, U.S. Commercial Specialty Trade
Shire

Brandi Rabon, MSW
Patient Advocate, Manager, Patient Support Services
One Patient Services, LLC
providing patient services on behalf of QOL Medical LLC

3:45

Networking and Refreshment Break

4:15

Patient Data Aggregation, Reporting and Interpretation Methods for Manufacturers to Better Understand the Complete Patient Journey

Marc Duey, MSc, MBA
President
ProMetrics, Inc.

5:00

Manufacturer’s Perspective — Data Capture, Cleaning and Analysis

Julia Morse
Business Analyst, Commercial Operations & Specialty Analytics
Takeda Oncology

5:30

Close of Day One

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

DAY TWO Friday, August 18, 2017

8:00

Continental Breakfast

8:45

Chairperson’s Review of Day One

Michael R. Agostino, RPh
President, Amber Pharmacy & Hy-Vee Pharmacy Solutions;
Vice President Specialty Pharmacy, Hy-Vee, Inc.;
President-Elect, 2017 National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP)

9:00

Specialty Pharmacy Practice Accreditation —
The Value for Network Design Decision Making

Lynnae M. Mahaney, BSPharm, MBA, FASHP
Director, Pharmacy Accreditation
American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP)

9:45

Managed Care Specialty Pharmacy Network Design Trends

Don Anderson, PharmD
Vice President, Pharmacy Benefit Management
Pinnacle Rx Solutions

Luis Torres, MBA
Vice President of Managed Care
BioPlus Specialty Pharmacy

10:30

Networking and Refreshment Break

10:30

11:00

Walgreens Case Study — Enterprise Specialty

Examine a multi-channel specialty model. Explore how this provides differentiated access to care in the market place. Discuss why this should be considered and how it applies to specialty stakeholders in healthcare.

Chris Creamer, RPh
Senior Director, Specialty Operations
Walgreens

11:45

Close of Conference

Agenda

Want more agenda details? Download the brochure.
Want more agenda details? Download the brochure.

DAY ONE Thursday, August 17, 2017

7:45

Registration and Continental Breakfast

9:00

Chairperson’s Welcome and Opening Remarks

Michael R. Agostino, RPh
President, Amber Pharmacy & Hy-Vee Pharmacy Solutions;
Vice President Specialty Pharmacy, Hy-Vee, Inc.;
President-Elect, 2017 National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP)

9:15

KEYNOTE ADDRESS Past, Present and Future — The Outlook for the Specialty Pharmacy Marketplace

Join Sheila Arquette, National Association of Specialty Pharmacy Executive Director for a discussion on Specialty Pharmacy... Past, Present and Future including the evolution of specialty pharmacy practice, what makes specialty pharmacy special and current challenges and opportunities for the specialty pharmacy industry in light of all the focus on drug pricing in Washington and as we transition to personalized precision medicine and value based reimbursement strategies.

Sheila M. Arquette, RPh
Executive Director
National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP)

10:00

ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION Explore the Specialty Network Design Decision-Making Process —
Critical Criteria to Consider for Network Design Success

MODERATOR:

Lynnae M. Mahaney, BSPharm, MBA, FASHP
Director, Pharmacy Accreditation
American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP)

PANELISTS:

Cheryl Allen, RPh, BS Pharm, MBA
Vice President, Industry Relations
Diplomat

Michael T. Einodshofer, RPh, MBA
Chief Innovation Officer
Maxor National Pharmacy Services

11:00

Networking and Refreshment Break

11:30

Evaluate the Emerging Trend of the IDN/ACO Role in Specialty Pharmacy — Network Design Strategies Tailored for IDN/ACO Partnerships

Brandon Newman, PharmD, CSP
Program Director, Vanderbilt Specialty Pharmacy
Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Timothy Paine
Director, Industry Relations
Fairview Specialty Pharmacy

John C. Robicsek
Associate Vice President, Strategy,
Business and Program Development, Pharmacy Administration
Carolinas HealthCare System

12:30

Networking Luncheon

1:15

Oncology and the Specialty Pharmacy Marketplace

Brandon Tom
Vice President, Biopharma Services
McKesson Specialty Health

2:00

WORKING GROUPS Interactive Scenario Planning —
Uncover the Best Network Design to Achieve Your Goals

WORKING GROUP FACILITATORS:

Bill Aikins
Director, Business Development
Maxor National Pharmacy Services, LLC

Luis Torres, MBA
Vice President of Managed Care
BioPlus Specialty Pharmacy

3:00

ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION Make the Connection with the Patient — Specialty Pharmacy Services Strategies, Consent Compliance and the Impact on Patient Access

MODERATOR:

Tim Safley
Director, DMEPOS, Pharmacy & Sleep
Accreditation Commission for Healthcare (ACHC)

PANELISTS:

Jasmine Daniel
Director, U.S. Commercial Specialty Trade
Shire

Brandi Rabon, MSW
Patient Advocate, Manager, Patient Support Services
One Patient Services, LLC
providing patient services on behalf of QOL Medical LLC

3:45

Networking and Refreshment Break

4:15

Patient Data Aggregation, Reporting and Interpretation Methods for Manufacturers to Better Understand the Complete Patient Journey

Marc Duey, MSc, MBA
President
ProMetrics, Inc.

5:00

Manufacturer’s Perspective — Data Capture, Cleaning and Analysis

Julia Morse
Business Analyst, Commercial Operations & Specialty Analytics
Takeda Oncology

5:30

Close of Day One

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

DAY TWO Friday, August 18, 2017

8:00

Continental Breakfast

8:45

Chairperson’s Review of Day One

Michael R. Agostino, RPh
President, Amber Pharmacy & Hy-Vee Pharmacy Solutions;
Vice President Specialty Pharmacy, Hy-Vee, Inc.;
President-Elect, 2017 National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP)

9:00

Specialty Pharmacy Practice Accreditation —
The Value for Network Design Decision Making

Lynnae M. Mahaney, BSPharm, MBA, FASHP
Director, Pharmacy Accreditation
American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP)

9:45

Managed Care Specialty Pharmacy Network Design Trends

Don Anderson, PharmD
Vice President, Pharmacy Benefit Management
Pinnacle Rx Solutions

Luis Torres, MBA
Vice President of Managed Care
BioPlus Specialty Pharmacy

10:30

Networking and Refreshment Break

10:30

11:00

Walgreens Case Study — Enterprise Specialty

Examine a multi-channel specialty model. Explore how this provides differentiated access to care in the market place. Discuss why this should be considered and how it applies to specialty stakeholders in healthcare.

Chris Creamer, RPh
Senior Director, Specialty Operations
Walgreens

11:45

Close of Conference