Armada Health Care Announces Call for Speakers for 2015 Annual Specialty Pharmacy Summit & Expo

The 11th annual event is scheduled to begin May 5, 2015 at the Wynn Conference Center in Las Vegas.

The 11th annual event is scheduled to begin May 5, 2015 at the Wynn Conference Center in Las Vegas.

The 11th Annual Specialty Pharmacy Summit & Expo, hosted by Armada Health Care, today announced a Call for 2015 Speakers. This annual event will be heading into its 11th year and will again host thousands of leading executives and senior stakeholders from the nation’s specialty pharmacy industry and related healthcare organizations.

The Armada Specialty Pharmacy Summit & Expo is the nation’s largest annual gathering of specialty pharmacy stakeholders. It promotes unrivaled opportunities for networking, business development and education that are applicable to professionals working within the $120+ billion specialty pharmacy industry.

Nationally recognized speakers, including experts and executives in healthcare policy, specialty pharmacy, pharma/biotech, managed care and other industry professionals are all invited to submit speaker proposal applications. Currently scheduled, there are approximately 80 hours of speaking slots available.

"Our participants benefit from attending a wide range of educational and business sessions throughout the four day Summit & Expo. Our appealing agenda covers the full spectrum of the specialty pharmacy service model; addressing industry best-practices and trends, product launch planning, managed care strategies, and much more” said Robert Irene, RPh, president of Armada.

He continued, “The mission of the Summit & Expo is to provide a national forum to enable networking, vendor exhibits, education and new partnership opportunities that will result in enhanced patient-centric services throughout this important channel.”

Over 750 healthcare organizations are represented at the Summit each year including the leading national, regional and local specialty pharmacies, chain and retail pharmacies, pharmaceutical and biotech manufacturers, national and regional health plans and payers, technology vendors and other related healthcare entities.

“Armada’s Summit & Expo continues to be a leading event for the specialty pharmacy industry. This annual event provides a unique opportunity to engage with and learn from payers, manufacturers, pharmacies, and thought leaders across the industry. We look forward to participating in 2015 and for years to come, “stated Rebecca M. Shanahan, Esq., Chief Executive Officer, Avella Specialty Pharmacy.

Pre-conference workshops and interactive sessions will be scheduled on Monday May 4, 2015. The Summit's education and business sessions will begin on Tuesday morning, May 5, 2015 at the Wynn Conference Center in Las Vegas and run through Thursday evening, May 7, 2015.

For more information about the 11th Annual Specialty Pharmacy Summit & Expo and to request a speaker proposal application, please email summit@armadahealthcare.com or contact Armada today at 973-564-8004.

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About Armada Health Care:

Armada Health Care, LLC (Armada) is the nation's largest specialty pharmacy group purchasing and channel management organization. Armada provides comprehensive and cost effective access to the nation's $120+ billion specialty pharmacy industry. Armada offers pharmacy providers, manufacturers, health plans and wholesale distributors a total channel management solution through customized patient programs, prescription data management services, online technology platforms and unique purchasing agreements for specialty pharmacy products. Armada also organizes the nation's largest annual conference for specialty pharmacy providers and other related stakeholders. For more information about Armada, please visit http://www.armadahealthcare.com/

SOURCE: Armada Health Care