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Explore the Impact of Accumulator Programs, Copay Blocks and Point of Sale Rebates on Patient Affordability

October 2-3, 2018
  • Philadelphia, PA

Agenda

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DAY ONE TUESDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2018

7:30

Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:30

Chairperson’s Welcome and Opening Remarks

Chris Dowd
Executive Vice President, Market and Product Development
ConnectiveRx

Assess the Impact of Industry
Consolidations and Cost Shifts

8:45

PANEL Multi-stakeholder Perspectives on Addressing the Challenges of Drug Access and Affordability and the Future of Copay Programs

MODERATOR:

Chris Dowd
Executive Vice President, Market and Product Development
ConnectiveRx

PANELISTS:

Chris Boneham
Executive Director, Managed Markets
Aralez Pharmaceuticals

Peter J. Pitts
former Associate Commissioner, FDA;
President, Center for Medicine in the Public Interest

Dina Inverso
Strategy Leader, Patient Engagement and Reimbursement
CSL Behring

Phillip W. McCreary, PharmD, MBA
Medication Access Program Director
Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Magda Rusinowski
Vice President, Health Care Cost and Delivery
National Business Group on Health

9:45

Understand Cost Shifting Trends in Drug Plan Benefit Design —
The Increase in Copay Accumulator Programs

Arran Standring
Senior Manager, Market Intelligence
McKesson Specialty Health

10:30

Refreshment Break

Understand Key Trends Affecting Market Access, Patient Affordability and the Future of the Drug Pricing Ecosystem

11:00

PANEL Explore Current Barriers to Prescription Drug Access and Assistance —
Patient Advocacy Perspectives

MODERATOR:

Dina Inverso
Strategy Leader, Patient Engagement and Reimbursement
CSL Behring

PANELISTS:

Carl Schmid
Deputy Executive Director
The AIDS Institute

Madelaine Feldman, MD
Rheumatologist
The Rheumatology Group

Kollet Koulianos
Senior Director, Patient Relations
National Hemophilia Foundation

12:00

Patient Assistance COEs — The Next Generation of Brand Support

David MacDougall
Practice Leader, US Market Access Strategy Consulting
IQVIA

Luke Greenwalt
General Manager, US Patient Access & Affordability Solutions
IQVIA

12:45

Networking Luncheon

2:00

Examine Key Trends in PBM and Manufacturer Relationships and Potential Impact on Patient Access

Peter J. Pitts
former Associate Commissioner, FDA;
President, Center for Medicine in the Public Interest

2:45

Assess the Role and Impact of PBM Discount and Pharmacy Cash Cards Programs

Paul LeVine
Vice President, Analytic Services
TrialCard

3:30

Networking Break

4:00 – 5:30

Choose Between Two Concurrent Breakout Sessions (A or B)

A. Primary Care Copay — Designing a Functional Business Model

Chris Dowd
Executive Vice President,
Market and Product Development
ConnectiveRx

Greg Pyszczymuka
Executive Director,
Channel Strategy & Access Programs
Neos Therapeutics

Lori Waskowski
former Director, HorizonCares Strategy, Horizon Pharma;
Founder & President, WFL Consulting

 
B. Specialty Brands Copay Programs Deep Dive

Mary-Beth Macaluso
former President, Macaluso Group;
EVP, Specialty Programs, ConnectiveRx

Ticia Cawley
Vice President, Specialty Programs
ConnectiveRx

5:30

Close of Day One

Networking Cocktail Reception immediately following the final session on day one
Hosted By:

DAY TWO WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2018

7:30

Continental Breakfast

8:15

Chairperson’s Review of Day One

Chris Dowd
Executive Vice President, Market and Product Development
ConnectiveRx

8:30

ENFORCEMENT PANEL SESSIONUnderstand Compliance Trends within Patient Assistance Programs

MODERATOR:

Joseph Mack
Senior Compliance Counsel, U.S. Office of Compliance
Bayer U.S.

PANELISTS:

David Eskew
Chief, Health Care & Government Fraud Unit
United States Attorney’s Office, District of New Jersey

William Weinreb
Former United States Attorney
Partner, Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan

Charlene Fullmer
Deputy Chief for Affirmative Litigation, Civil Division
US Attorney’s Office for the District of Eastern Pennsylvania

Challenges in Copay Access and Reimbursement from Patient Advocacy, Pharmacy and Manufacturer Perspectives

9:30

LIGHTNING ROUNDS PANEL SESSIONDemystify Payment Models and Methods in Copay Systems Programs

Mary-Beth Macaluso
former President, Macaluso Group;
EVP, Specialty Programs, ConnectiveRx

Dan Hardin
Senior Vice President, General Manager, Pharmacy Benefit Solutions
Change Healthcare

10:15

Networking and Refreshment Break

10:45

Building Benefit Plan Designs for Patient Choice and Cost Management

Debbie L. Harrison
Assistant Director, Public Policy
National Business Group on Health

Tiffany McCaslin
Senior Analyst, Public Policy
National Business Group on Health

11:30

Leverage eServices to Improve Access and Copay Card Utilization

James Pamplin
Product Manager, Client Service
McKesson Specialty Health

12:15

Networking Luncheon

1:30

Pharmacist Perspective — A View of Copay from the Ground Level

Dennis Murphy, PharmD
Manager, Commercial Strategy
Radius Health

2:15

PANELNavigating the Healthcare Landscape for Prescription Drug Access

MODERATOR:

Dennis Murphy, PharmD
Manager, Commercial Strategy
Radius Health

PANELISTS:

Karen Williams, PharmD
Medication Assistance Manager
Carilion Clinic

Phillip W. McCreary, PharmD, MBA
Medication Access Program Director
Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Christyne Strutynsky
Self-Pay Credit and Collections Manager
DuPage Medical Group

3:00

Close of Conference

Agenda

Want more agenda details? Download the brochure.

Want more agenda details? Download the brochure.

DAY ONE TUESDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2018

7:30

Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:30

Chairperson’s Welcome and Opening Remarks

Chris Dowd
Executive Vice President, Market and Product Development
ConnectiveRx

Assess the Impact of Industry
Consolidations and Cost Shifts

8:45

PANEL Multi-stakeholder Perspectives on Addressing the Challenges of Drug Access and Affordability and the Future of Copay Programs

MODERATOR:

Chris Dowd
Executive Vice President, Market and Product Development
ConnectiveRx

PANELISTS:

Chris Boneham
Executive Director, Managed Markets
Aralez Pharmaceuticals

Peter J. Pitts
former Associate Commissioner, FDA;
President, Center for Medicine in the Public Interest

Dina Inverso
Strategy Leader, Patient Engagement and Reimbursement
CSL Behring

Phillip W. McCreary, PharmD, MBA
Medication Access Program Director
Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Magda Rusinowski
Vice President, Health Care Cost and Delivery
National Business Group on Health

9:45

Understand Cost Shifting Trends in Drug Plan Benefit Design —
The Increase in Copay Accumulator Programs

Arran Standring
Senior Manager, Market Intelligence
McKesson Specialty Health

10:30

Refreshment Break

Understand Key Trends Affecting Market Access, Patient Affordability and the Future of the Drug Pricing Ecosystem

11:00

PANEL Explore Current Barriers to Prescription Drug Access and Assistance —
Patient Advocacy Perspectives

MODERATOR:

Dina Inverso
Strategy Leader, Patient Engagement and Reimbursement
CSL Behring

PANELISTS:

Carl Schmid
Deputy Executive Director
The AIDS Institute

Madelaine Feldman, MD
Rheumatologist
The Rheumatology Group

Kollet Koulianos
Senior Director, Patient Relations
National Hemophilia Foundation

12:00

Patient Assistance COEs — The Next Generation of Brand Support

David MacDougall
Practice Leader, US Market Access Strategy Consulting
IQVIA

Luke Greenwalt
General Manager, US Patient Access & Affordability Solutions
IQVIA

12:45

Networking Luncheon

2:00

Examine Key Trends in PBM and Manufacturer Relationships and Potential Impact on Patient Access

Peter J. Pitts
former Associate Commissioner, FDA;
President, Center for Medicine in the Public Interest

2:45

Assess the Role and Impact of PBM Discount and Pharmacy Cash Cards Programs

Paul LeVine
Vice President, Analytic Services
TrialCard

3:30

Networking Break

4:00 – 5:30

Choose Between Two Concurrent Breakout Sessions (A or B)

A. Primary Care Copay — Designing a Functional Business Model

Chris Dowd
Executive Vice President,
Market and Product Development
ConnectiveRx

Greg Pyszczymuka
Executive Director,
Channel Strategy & Access Programs
Neos Therapeutics

Lori Waskowski
former Director, HorizonCares Strategy, Horizon Pharma;
Founder & President, WFL Consulting

 
B. Specialty Brands Copay Programs Deep Dive

Mary-Beth Macaluso
former President, Macaluso Group;
EVP, Specialty Programs, ConnectiveRx

Ticia Cawley
Vice President, Specialty Programs
ConnectiveRx

5:30

Close of Day One

Networking Cocktail Reception immediately following the final session on day one
Hosted By:

DAY TWO WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2018

7:30

Continental Breakfast

8:15

Chairperson’s Review of Day One

Chris Dowd
Executive Vice President, Market and Product Development
ConnectiveRx

8:30

ENFORCEMENT PANEL SESSIONUnderstand Compliance Trends within Patient Assistance Programs

MODERATOR:

Joseph Mack
Senior Compliance Counsel, U.S. Office of Compliance
Bayer U.S.

PANELISTS:

David Eskew
Chief, Health Care & Government Fraud Unit
United States Attorney’s Office, District of New Jersey

William Weinreb
Former United States Attorney
Partner, Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan

Charlene Fullmer
Deputy Chief for Affirmative Litigation, Civil Division
US Attorney’s Office for the District of Eastern Pennsylvania

Challenges in Copay Access and Reimbursement from Patient Advocacy, Pharmacy and Manufacturer Perspectives

9:30

LIGHTNING ROUNDS PANEL SESSIONDemystify Payment Models and Methods in Copay Systems Programs

Mary-Beth Macaluso
former President, Macaluso Group;
EVP, Specialty Programs, ConnectiveRx

Dan Hardin
Senior Vice President, General Manager, Pharmacy Benefit Solutions
Change Healthcare

10:15

Networking and Refreshment Break

10:45

Building Benefit Plan Designs for Patient Choice and Cost Management

Debbie L. Harrison
Assistant Director, Public Policy
National Business Group on Health

Tiffany McCaslin
Senior Analyst, Public Policy
National Business Group on Health

11:30

Leverage eServices to Improve Access and Copay Card Utilization

James Pamplin
Product Manager, Client Service
McKesson Specialty Health

12:15

Networking Luncheon

1:30

Pharmacist Perspective — A View of Copay from the Ground Level

Dennis Murphy, PharmD
Manager, Commercial Strategy
Radius Health

2:15

PANELNavigating the Healthcare Landscape for Prescription Drug Access

MODERATOR:

Dennis Murphy, PharmD
Manager, Commercial Strategy
Radius Health

PANELISTS:

Karen Williams, PharmD
Medication Assistance Manager
Carilion Clinic

Phillip W. McCreary, PharmD, MBA
Medication Access Program Director
Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Christyne Strutynsky
Self-Pay Credit and Collections Manager
DuPage Medical Group

3:00

Close of Conference