AMCP 2016

The AMCP Managed Care & Specialty Pharmacy Annual Meeting, held April 19-22, in San Francisco, California, places a focus on the ingrained and expanding role of specialty pharmacy and provides up-to-date information on legislation and regulation, research, and formulary management. Sign up for our daily e-mail blasts on our registration page, and check back here during the conference for the full coverage.

Coverage

   |    AMCP2016 > Laura Joszt
Researchers set out to analyze the clinical outcomes in a real-world clinical setting of patients with T2D who switched to Toujeo from another basal insulin.
Dr Jenny Sung: Study Demonstrates Real-World Effectiveness of Toujeo
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At the AMCP Managed Care & Specialty Pharmacy Annual Meeting, Jenny Sung, PharmD, MS, MBA, associate vice president of evidence-based medicine research at Sanofi Pharmaceuticals, discussed a poster being presented on the safety, efficacy, and economic benefit of Toujeo.
   |    AMCP2016 > Laura Joszt
The current reactive healthcare system is driving digital health innovations, Yoona Kim, PharmD, PhD, head of clinical modeling and analytics with Proteus Digital Health, said at the AMCP Managed Care & Specialty Pharmacy Annual Meeting 2016.
Dr Kelly Clark: Addiction Is a Chronic Brain Disease
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Prescription drug abuse is an epidemic in the US and a chronic brain disease, but it is not treated the way other chronic conditions are, said Kelly J. Clark, MD, MBA, president elect of the American Society of Addiction Medicine.
   |    AMCP2016 > Laura Joszt
The drug abuse epidemic in the US has placed attention on opioids and panelists during a session at the AMCP Managed Care & Specialty Pharmacy Annual Meeting 2016 discussed the current state of treatment for opioid addiction and future changes that may be on the way.
Two Drugs Dr Aimee Tharaldson Is Watching Closely in 2016
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Aimee Tharaldson, PharmD, senior clinical consultant of emerging therapies at Express Scripts, outlined the 2 pipeline drugs she is keeping a close eye on in 2016: both are breakthrough therapies and one could have a significant impact on the market.
   |    AMCP2016 > Laura Joszt
As healthcare moves to value-based arrangements and delivery models like accountable care organizations (ACOs), the benefit of incorporating a pharmacist can be overlooked. Tina Joseph, PharmD, BCACP, and Reena Jones, PharmD, CPh, both from Nova Southeastern University, outlined how pharmacists can be integrated into ACOs in order to improve care and patient satisfaction, while reducing cost.
   |    AMCP2016 > Laura Joszt
AMCP Managed Care & Specialty Pharmacy Annual Meeting 2016 kicked off by delving into the near-term specialty pharmaceutical pipeline with Aimee Tharaldson, PharmD, senior clinical consultant of emerging therapies at Express Scripts.
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