March 2013 Meetings

Specialty Pharmacy Times, December 2012, Volume 3, Issue 6

March 2013 Meetings

March 2013 Meetings

American Pharmacists Association (APhA) Annual Meeting & Exposition

March 1-4, 2013

Los Angeles, California

Meeting Highlights: Pharmacists can learn about the newest trends in the industry and latest advancements in patient care and medication use through more than 80 different learning opportunities.

Register: www.aphameeting.org/index.cfm?do= cnt.page&pg=1000

HDMA Distribution Management Conference (DMC) and Technology Expo

March 3-6, 2013

Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel

Tampa, Florida

Meeting Highlights: Co-hosted with the International Federation of Pharmaceutical Wholesalers (IFPW), this event is designed for health care supply chain executives and technology professionals. Topics include logistics and operational advances, current and emerging technology solutions, and legislative and regulatory changes.

Register: www.healthcaredistribution.org/ meetings/dmc/2013/index.asp

CBI’s 8th Summit on Biosimilars and Follow-On Biologics

March 5-6, 2013

Meeting Highlights: This summit will provide an assessment of market access, strategies for effective commercialization, and options for interchangeability of biosimilars.

Register: www.cbinet.com/conference/pc13014# .UFthZ1Ew-7s

14th Annual Patient Assistance and Access Programs

March 14-15, 2013

Baltimore, Maryland

Meeting Highlights: Patient assistance and access programs are rapidly evolving to assess and meet new needs. Join this meeting to exchange ideas about manufacturer-sponsored patient assistance programs and effective models for Rx assistance, advocacy, continuity of care, and patient access to medications.

Register: www.cbinet.com/conference/pc13127# .UL2mOeYUWkw

The World Congress Summit to Improve Adherence and Enhance Patient Engagement

March 14-15, 2013

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Meeting Highlights: At this World Congress, share practical strategies and initiatives regarding new intervention innovations, patient buy-in, adherence programs from the payer’s perspective, strategies to better promote patient adherence, patient advocacy groups, and ways to predict patient non-adherence.

Register: http://www.worldcongress.com/events/PB13001/

The Pharmaceutical Care Management Association’s PBM Summit

March 25-26, 2013

Wynn Las Vegas

Las Vegas, Nevada

Meeting Highlights: This summit will offer solutions to the strategic challenges and opportunities facing the pharmaceutical supply chain. It is an educational and networking event for senior executives from PBMs and specialty pharmacy, payers, and pharmaceutical manufacturers.

Register: http://pcmanet.org/events/26

The Pharmaceutical Care Management Association’s Specialty Pharmacy Business Forum

March 26-28, 2013

Wynn Las Vegas

Las Vegas, Nevada

Meeting Highlights: More than 1000 executives, specialty pharmacists, wholesalers and distributors, and account managers from the pharmaceutical and biotech industries convene to address the most current and important topics impacting the industry.

Register: http://pcmanet.org/events/27