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Advance Patient Services, Enhance Program Effectiveness and Drive Speed to Therapy

September 12-13, 2018
  • San Diego, CA

Agenda

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DAY ONE WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2018

7:30

Registration and Continental Breakfast
Sponsored by:

8:15

Chairperson’s Welcome and Opening Remarks

Kurt Turner
Director, Managed Markets Marketing
Gilead Sciences

8:30

KEYNOTE ADDRESS Lessons Learned From a Grateful Patient

Rolf Benirschke
CEO
Legacy Health Strategies

Explore New and Evolving Trends in
Hub Program Design

9:30

REGULATORY TRENDS Ensure Effective/Compliant Patient Support Programs

MODERATOR:

Gary C Messplay
Partner, FDA & Life Sciences
King & Spalding

CONVERSATION CONTRIBUTORS:

Chetan Shankar
Director, Specialty Reimbursement and Operational Excellence,
Interim Ethics & Compliance Director MMGA,
Managed Markets and Government Affairs, US Pharma
GlaxoSmithKline

Renee Reimonenq Watson
Senior Counsel II, U.S. Pricing and Access, Commercial Legal
Gilead Sciences, Inc.

10:15

Networking and Refreshment Break

10:45

Harnessing Digital to Improve Outcomes

Derek Cothran
Senior Vice President, Client Strategy and Development
Envoy Health

Collaborate on Recent Advancements in the Specialty Pharmacy Arena

11:30

Monumental Innovations that Drive Expedited Results in HUB Models

James Pamplin
Product Manager, Client Services
McKesson

Kara Kearns
Strategic Data Partner
CoverMyMeds

12:15

Networking Luncheon

1:30

Address Recent SP Developments and the Impact on Cancer Care

Matthew Farber
Senior Director, Patient Care and Advocacy, Oncology & Fertility
Walgreen Co.

2:15

2018 HUB Trends Status Update

Scott Dulitz, MBA
Senior VP, Corporate Strategy and Strategic Business Development
TrialCard

3:00

Networking and Refreshment Break

3:30

Current Trends in Specialty Pharmacy Services

Brian Hille, RPh
Vice President, Patient, Specialty and Wellness Services
Albertson’s Specialty Care

Discuss Best Practices for Effective Collaboration and Alignment

4:15

Enhance Third-Party Oversight and Streamline Vendor Management

Evan Bartell
Managing Director
KPMG

Andrea Kensy
Manager
KPMG

5:00

CHOOSE FROM TWO HUB MODEL THINK TANKS (A & B)

A 101 Constructing Your Hub Model/Strategy

FACILITATOR:

Lesly Charanza
Vice President,
Market Access and Reimbursement
Heron Therapeutics

 
B Transitioning, Readjusting and Fine-Tuning the Right Channel/Hub Model

FACILITATOR:

Chris Boneham
Executive Director, Managed Markets
Aralez Pharmaceuticals US Inc.

5:45

Close of Day One

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

DAY TWO THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2018

7:30

Continental Breakfast
Sponsored by:

8:00

Chairperson’s Review of Day One

Kurt Turner
Director, Managed Markets Marketing
Gilead Sciences

Streamline Channel Efficiencies and Optimize Hub Performance

8:15

HCP INSIGHT Review the Overall End-to-End Experience From the Physician and from the Patient Perspective in e-Prescribing, Prior Authorization and Dispensing Workflows

Robert Rowley, MD
Chief Medical Officer
Flow Health Inc.

9:00

Nurse Support Programs —
Addressing Patient Needs in a Highly Regulated Environment

Andrea Heslin Smiley
President and CEO
VMS Biomarketing

9:45

Networking and Refreshment Break

10:15

See Through the Patient Lens to Enhance Outcomes

Rusti Greis
Director, Industry Relations & Market Access
OptiMed Health Partners

Gain a Better Understanding of
Patient Access/Services Trends

11:00

Patient Access Solutions and Streamlining Communication

Janice Carpenter
Director, Product Management
AssistRx

11:45

Legislative and Standards Updates in the Specialty Market

Kim Diehl-Boyd
Director of Industry Relations and Government Affairs
CoverMyMeds

12:30

Luncheon

1:30

PANEL DISCUSSION Communicate and Collaborate — Share Key Success Factors on the Interaction between Hub, SPPs and Manufacturers

MODERATOR:

Chris Johnson
Director, Client Relations and Implementations
Cardinal Health Sonexus™

PANELISTS:

Lesly Charanza
Vice President, Market Access and Reimbursement
Heron Therapeutics

Laura Chavaree
Head Pharmacy Access
Actelion

Amanda Robinson, BBA, CPhT
Patient Access Services Manager
Fairview Specialty Pharmacy

2:15

Understand the Consequences of Narrow Channel Medication Distribution on Patient Adherence in Post-Acute Care

Frank Grosso, RPh
Executive Director & CEO
American Society of Consultant Pharmacists – ASCP

3:00

Close of Conference

Agenda

Want more agenda details? Download the brochure.

Want more agenda details? Download the brochure.

DAY ONE WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2018

7:30

Registration and Continental Breakfast
Sponsored by:

8:15

Chairperson’s Welcome and Opening Remarks

Kurt Turner
Director, Managed Markets Marketing
Gilead Sciences

8:30

KEYNOTE ADDRESS Lessons Learned From a Grateful Patient

Rolf Benirschke
CEO
Legacy Health Strategies

Explore New and Evolving Trends in
Hub Program Design

9:30

REGULATORY TRENDS Ensure Effective/Compliant Patient Support Programs

MODERATOR:

Gary C Messplay
Partner, FDA & Life Sciences
King & Spalding

CONVERSATION CONTRIBUTORS:

Chetan Shankar
Director, Specialty Reimbursement and Operational Excellence,
Interim Ethics & Compliance Director MMGA,
Managed Markets and Government Affairs, US Pharma
GlaxoSmithKline

Renee Reimonenq Watson
Senior Counsel II, U.S. Pricing and Access, Commercial Legal
Gilead Sciences, Inc.

10:15

Networking and Refreshment Break

10:45

Harnessing Digital to Improve Outcomes

Derek Cothran
Senior Vice President, Client Strategy and Development
Envoy Health

Collaborate on Recent Advancements in the Specialty Pharmacy Arena

11:30

Monumental Innovations that Drive Expedited Results in HUB Models

James Pamplin
Product Manager, Client Services
McKesson

Kara Kearns
Strategic Data Partner
CoverMyMeds

12:15

Networking Luncheon

1:30

Address Recent SP Developments and the Impact on Cancer Care

Matthew Farber
Senior Director, Patient Care and Advocacy, Oncology & Fertility
Walgreen Co.

2:15

2018 HUB Trends Status Update

Scott Dulitz, MBA
Senior VP, Corporate Strategy and Strategic Business Development
TrialCard

3:00

Networking and Refreshment Break

3:30

Current Trends in Specialty Pharmacy Services

Brian Hille, RPh
Vice President, Patient, Specialty and Wellness Services
Albertson’s Specialty Care

Discuss Best Practices for Effective Collaboration and Alignment

4:15

Enhance Third-Party Oversight and Streamline Vendor Management

Evan Bartell
Managing Director
KPMG

Andrea Kensy
Manager
KPMG

5:00

CHOOSE FROM TWO HUB MODEL THINK TANKS (A & B)

A 101 Constructing Your Hub Model/Strategy

FACILITATOR:

Lesly Charanza
Vice President,
Market Access and Reimbursement
Heron Therapeutics

 
B Transitioning, Readjusting and Fine-Tuning the Right Channel/Hub Model

FACILITATOR:

Chris Boneham
Executive Director, Managed Markets
Aralez Pharmaceuticals US Inc.

5:45

Close of Day One

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

DAY TWO THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2018

7:30

Continental Breakfast
Sponsored by:

8:00

Chairperson’s Review of Day One

Kurt Turner
Director, Managed Markets Marketing
Gilead Sciences

Streamline Channel Efficiencies and Optimize Hub Performance

8:15

HCP INSIGHT Review the Overall End-to-End Experience From the Physician and from the Patient Perspective in e-Prescribing, Prior Authorization and Dispensing Workflows

Robert Rowley, MD
Chief Medical Officer
Flow Health Inc.

9:00

Nurse Support Programs —
Addressing Patient Needs in a Highly Regulated Environment

Andrea Heslin Smiley
President and CEO
VMS Biomarketing

9:45

Networking and Refreshment Break

10:15

See Through the Patient Lens to Enhance Outcomes

Rusti Greis
Director, Industry Relations & Market Access
OptiMed Health Partners

Gain a Better Understanding of
Patient Access/Services Trends

11:00

Patient Access Solutions and Streamlining Communication

Janice Carpenter
Director, Product Management
AssistRx

11:45

Legislative and Standards Updates in the Specialty Market

Kim Diehl-Boyd
Director of Industry Relations and Government Affairs
CoverMyMeds

12:30

Luncheon

1:30

PANEL DISCUSSION Communicate and Collaborate — Share Key Success Factors on the Interaction between Hub, SPPs and Manufacturers

MODERATOR:

Chris Johnson
Director, Client Relations and Implementations
Cardinal Health Sonexus™

PANELISTS:

Lesly Charanza
Vice President, Market Access and Reimbursement
Heron Therapeutics

Laura Chavaree
Head Pharmacy Access
Actelion

Amanda Robinson, BBA, CPhT
Patient Access Services Manager
Fairview Specialty Pharmacy

2:15

Understand the Consequences of Narrow Channel Medication Distribution on Patient Adherence in Post-Acute Care

Frank Grosso, RPh
Executive Director & CEO
American Society of Consultant Pharmacists – ASCP

3:00

Close of Conference