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Improve Access and Outcomes Across the Care Continuum

March 20-21, 2019
  • Scottsdale, AZ

Agenda

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DAY ONE WEDNESDAY, MARCH 20, 2019

7:30

Conference Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:30

Co-Chairs’ Welcome and Opening Remarks

Matthew Portch
Vice President, Managed Markets
Sunovion

John Robicsek
Assistant Vice President, Strategy, Business and
Program Development, Pharmacy Administration
Atrium Health

8:45

PATIENT AND CARE TEAM STORYThe Implications of Fragmentation in Healthcare

Murali Sastry
VP Payer and Market Access
Excelera

Melissa Goff
AVP Retail & Innovation
Avera Health

9:15

CASE STUDY Using Outcomes Research to Demonstrate Specialty Pharmacy Value

Autumn Zuckerman
Program Director, Health Outcomes and Research, Specialty Pharmacy
Vanderbilt University Medical Center

10:15

Networking and Refreshment Break

10:30

HEALTH SYSTEM PANEL Specialty Pharmacy and the Push for Population Health

MODERATOR:

Mike Alberts
Vice President, Operations
Shields Health Solutions

PANELISTS:

Jacob Jolly
Program Director, Specialty Pharmacy
Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Matthew Malachowski, PharmD, BCPS
Supervisor, Specialty Pharmacy Services, UAB Medicine
UAB Health System

Marla Weigert
Vice President, System Pharmacy Services, President
Dignity Specialty Pharmacy

11:45

CASE STUDYValue of an Integrated Health System with Care Delivery, Health Plan and Pharmacy Impacting Total Cost of Care

Kara O’Grady
Director, Pharmacy Systems Support and Program Development
HealthPartners

12:30

Networkinguncheon

1:30

Connecting the Dots —
Creating an Intelligent Data World to Improveives

Donna Persaud, MD, MBA
Vice President, Clinicaleadership
Parkland Center for Clinical Innovation (PCCI), Dallas, TX

2:15

CASE STUDY Going Beyond “Specialty” in the IDN-Specialty Pharmacy

Bill McElnea
Director, Ancillary Services & Diabetes Management
Shields Health Solutions

3:00

Networking and Refreshment Break

3:30

CASE STUDY A Tale of Two Outcomes —
When Risk Shifts from Payers to Health Systems

Rich Gliklich
CEO
OM1, Inc.

Tom Renshaw
Senior Director, Business Development
Acentrus Specialty

4:15

PANEL DISCUSSION The Next Frontier for Access and Harnessing the Power of the Purchaser

PANELISTS

Marianne Fazen
President & CEO
Texas Business Group on Health

Larry Boress
Executive Director
National Association of Worksite Health Clinics

J.D. Fischer, Sr
Health Policy Analyst, Policy Division
Washington State Healthcare Authority

5:15

Close of Day One

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

DAY TWO THURSDAY, MARCH 21, 2019

7:00

Continental Breakfast

7:30

Co-Chair's Review of Day One

Matthew Portch
Vice President, Managed Markets
Sunovion

John Robicsek
Assistant Vice President, Strategy, Business and
Program Development, Pharmacy Administration
Atrium Health

7:40

Employer-Provider Partnerships for Managing HealthCare Costs and Improving Employee Welfare

Lauren Vela
Senior Director, Member Value
Pacific Business Group on Health

8:25

Value-Based Contracting and the Role of the Employer

Jay Weaver, PharmD, MPH
Divisional Vice President, Enterprise Pharmacy
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois, Montana, New Mexico, Oklahoma & Texas

9:10

PANEL DISCUSSION Reinvigorate the Pharmaceutical Approach to Working with Payers

MODERATOR:

Dawn Bina
Account Manager, BioPharm
Novo Nordisk Inc.

PANELISTS:

Matthew Portch
Vice President, Managed Markets
Sunovion

Jake Caines
Chief Revenue Officer
Curant Health

Melissa Leedock
Director of Pharmacy Formulary and Commercial Operations, Pharmacy Services
Capital Blue Cross

9:55

Networking and Refreshment Break

10:30

PHARMA-PROVIDER PANEL Driving Successful Collaborations with Providers

PANELISTS:

Gerard Taglianetti
Director, Biosimilars Contract Strategy, U.S. Payer & Channel Access
Pfizer Inc

John Musil
Founder and Chairman
Avella Specialty Pharmacy

John Robicsek
Assistant Vice President, Strategy, Business and
Program Development, Pharmacy Administration
Atrium Health

11:15

Plan-Sponsors, Health System and Pharma Roles and Expectations in Orphan Disease Drug Management

Melissa Leedock
Director, Pharmacy Formulary and Commercial Operations, Pharmacy Services
Capital Blue Cross

12:00

ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION Examine the Role of Different Stakeholders Throughout the Patient Journey

Speakers to be announced

12:45

Close of Conference

Agenda

Want more agenda details? Download the brochure.

Want more agenda details? Download the brochure.

DAY ONE WEDNESDAY, MARCH 20, 2019

7:30

Conference Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:30

Co-Chairs’ Welcome and Opening Remarks

Matthew Portch
Vice President, Managed Markets
Sunovion

John Robicsek
Assistant Vice President, Strategy, Business and
Program Development, Pharmacy Administration
Atrium Health

8:45

PATIENT AND CARE TEAM STORYThe Implications of Fragmentation in Healthcare

Murali Sastry
VP Payer and Market Access
Excelera

Melissa Goff
AVP Retail & Innovation
Avera Health

9:15

CASE STUDY Using Outcomes Research to Demonstrate Specialty Pharmacy Value

Autumn Zuckerman
Program Director, Health Outcomes and Research, Specialty Pharmacy
Vanderbilt University Medical Center

10:15

Networking and Refreshment Break

10:30

HEALTH SYSTEM PANEL Specialty Pharmacy and the Push for Population Health

MODERATOR:

Mike Alberts
Vice President, Operations
Shields Health Solutions

PANELISTS:

Jacob Jolly
Program Director, Specialty Pharmacy
Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Matthew Malachowski, PharmD, BCPS
Supervisor, Specialty Pharmacy Services, UAB Medicine
UAB Health System

Marla Weigert
Vice President, System Pharmacy Services, President
Dignity Specialty Pharmacy

11:45

CASE STUDYValue of an Integrated Health System with Care Delivery, Health Plan and Pharmacy Impacting Total Cost of Care

Kara O’Grady
Director, Pharmacy Systems Support and Program Development
HealthPartners

12:30

Networkinguncheon

1:30

Connecting the Dots —
Creating an Intelligent Data World to Improveives

Donna Persaud, MD, MBA
Vice President, Clinicaleadership
Parkland Center for Clinical Innovation (PCCI), Dallas, TX

2:15

CASE STUDY Going Beyond “Specialty” in the IDN-Specialty Pharmacy

Bill McElnea
Director, Ancillary Services & Diabetes Management
Shields Health Solutions

3:00

Networking and Refreshment Break

3:30

CASE STUDY A Tale of Two Outcomes —
When Risk Shifts from Payers to Health Systems

Rich Gliklich
CEO
OM1, Inc.

Tom Renshaw
Senior Director, Business Development
Acentrus Specialty

4:15

PANEL DISCUSSION The Next Frontier for Access and Harnessing the Power of the Purchaser

PANELISTS

Marianne Fazen
President & CEO
Texas Business Group on Health

Larry Boress
Executive Director
National Association of Worksite Health Clinics

J.D. Fischer, Sr
Health Policy Analyst, Policy Division
Washington State Healthcare Authority

5:15

Close of Day One

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

DAY TWO THURSDAY, MARCH 21, 2019

7:00

Continental Breakfast

7:30

Co-Chair's Review of Day One

Matthew Portch
Vice President, Managed Markets
Sunovion

John Robicsek
Assistant Vice President, Strategy, Business and
Program Development, Pharmacy Administration
Atrium Health

7:40

Employer-Provider Partnerships for Managing HealthCare Costs and Improving Employee Welfare

Lauren Vela
Senior Director, Member Value
Pacific Business Group on Health

8:25

Value-Based Contracting and the Role of the Employer

Jay Weaver, PharmD, MPH
Divisional Vice President, Enterprise Pharmacy
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois, Montana, New Mexico, Oklahoma & Texas

9:10

PANEL DISCUSSION Reinvigorate the Pharmaceutical Approach to Working with Payers

MODERATOR:

Dawn Bina
Account Manager, BioPharm
Novo Nordisk Inc.

PANELISTS:

Matthew Portch
Vice President, Managed Markets
Sunovion

Jake Caines
Chief Revenue Officer
Curant Health

Melissa Leedock
Director of Pharmacy Formulary and Commercial Operations, Pharmacy Services
Capital Blue Cross

9:55

Networking and Refreshment Break

10:30

PHARMA-PROVIDER PANEL Driving Successful Collaborations with Providers

PANELISTS:

Gerard Taglianetti
Director, Biosimilars Contract Strategy, U.S. Payer & Channel Access
Pfizer Inc

John Musil
Founder and Chairman
Avella Specialty Pharmacy

John Robicsek
Assistant Vice President, Strategy, Business and
Program Development, Pharmacy Administration
Atrium Health

11:15

Plan-Sponsors, Health System and Pharma Roles and Expectations in Orphan Disease Drug Management

Melissa Leedock
Director, Pharmacy Formulary and Commercial Operations, Pharmacy Services
Capital Blue Cross

12:00

ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION Examine the Role of Different Stakeholders Throughout the Patient Journey

Speakers to be announced

12:45

Close of Conference