The American Society for Automation in Pharmacy

2013 Annual Conference

January 24-26

The Sanctuary, Kiawah Island, S.C.

The U.S. Pharmaceutical Market Outlook
Doug Long, M.B.A., Vice President, Industry Relations, IMS Health

PMIX National Architecture: A Foundation for PMP Choice
Don Vogt, Program Manager, Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics

The National Information Exchange Model (NIEM) and the Health Community
Bob Slaski, Senior Public Safety IT Consultant, Open Networks

Energize Your Corporate Culture for Fun and Profit: Part One
Bruce Merrifield, M.B.A., President, Merrifield Consulting Group

Energize Your Corporate Culture for Fun and Profit: Part Two
Bruce Merrifield, M.B.A., President, Merrifield Consulting Group

Enhancing the Pharmacist’s Role as a Primary-Care Provider Through the Use of Clinically Integrated Networks
Summerpal Kahlon, M.D., Vice President, Business Development, RelayHealth

Getting to the Meaningful Use of Family Health History
Greg Feero, M.D., Ph.D., Faculty and Research Director, Maine-Dartmouth Family Medicine Residency Program

Leveraging Star Ratings in Medicare Within Community Pharmacies 
Laura Cranston, Executive Director, Pharmacy Quality Alliance

The 340B Federal Drug Discount Program: Responsibility, Accountability, and Compliance 
Fern Paul-Aviles, Pharm.D., M.S., B.C.P.S., Pharmacy Manager, Carolinas Medical Center Clinic Pharmacies

Co-pay Cards: Stakeholder Perspectives on a Growing Trend 
Don Dietz, R.Ph., Vice President, Pharmacy Healthcare Solutions, Inc.

What Is to Be Done! Thriving in The Age of Obamacare 
Howard Burde, J.D., Principal, Howard Burde Health Law

Mobile Technology: What’s in Demand Now 
Marsha Millonig, R.Ph., M.B.A., President, Catalyst Enterprises


2013 Midyear Conference

June 13-15

The Brown Hotel, Louisville, Ky.

New Developments in Pharmacy and Patient Data Flows
Marsha Millonig, R.Ph., M.B.A., President, Catalyst Enterprises

Ambulatory Pharmacy Concierge Services
Stuart Kersky, M.H.A., R.Ph., F.A.C.H.E., Managing Director, Pharmacy Healthcare Solutions

USP General Chapter <17> Prescription Container Labeling: Triumphs and Challenges
Donna Bohannon, R.Ph., C.P.P.S., Scientific Liaison, U.S. Pharmacopeial Convention (USP)

ICD-10: What does it mean to Pharmacy?
Paul Hooper, Vice President, Pharmacy Network Services, Emdeon

Federal Pricing Metrics: AMP, NADAC, and NARP
Tim Kosty, R.Ph., M.B.A., President Pharmacy Healthcare Solutions, Inc.

A Look Inside a 340B Pharmacy
Mike Nelson, CEO, PharmBlue LLC

Ways to Improve Pharmacy Profitability
Mike Vesely, Business Coach, AmerisourceBergen

Language Service Options for Pharmacies
Brian Kratt, CEO, Language Scientific, Inc.

How to Protect Against the Silent Pharmacy Killer: Data Breach
Mark Wayne, M.B.A., Executive Vice President, ANXeBusiness Corp.

Pharmacist Services: A Smart Spend That Pays
Jim Owen, Pharm.D., B.C.P.S., Associate Vice President, Practice and Science Affairs, American Pharmacists Association