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5/18/18

AMCP CEO Susan A. Cantrell, RPh, CAE, to Participate in ISPOR 2018 Conference Session on Value-Assessments and Drug Coverage Decisions 

Susan A. Cantrell, RPh, CAE, will represent the payers’ perspective in a panel discussion on the use of value assessments in drug coverage decisions at the upcoming ISPOR 2018 Conference, May 19-23, in Baltimore.

5/11/18

AMCP CEO Susan A. Cantrell, RPh, CAE, Responds to President Trump’s Speech on Lowering Drug Costs

CEO Susan A. Cantrell, issued the following statement in response to President Trump’s speech today on lowering drug costs:

4/27/18

AMCP Foundation Announces Recipients of 2018 Best Poster Contests  

Alexandria, Va., April 27, 2018 — The Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP) Foundation is delighted to announce winners of its 2018 Best Poster Contests. 

4/27/18

 AMCP Foundation Announces Recipients of 2018 National P&T Competition 

Alexandria, Va., April 27, 2018 — The Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP) Foundation is pleased to announce winners of its 18th Annual National Student Pharmacist Pharmacy & Therapeutics (P&T) Competition. 

4/26/18

Managed Care Pharmacy Leaders Are Honored at the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy/AMCP Foundation Awards Dinner 

BOSTON, April 26, 2018 — The Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy and AMCP Foundation last night recognized a group of leaders who have contributed significantly to the profession of managed care pharmacy.

4/24/18

Thousands of Managed Care Pharmacists and Health Care Stakeholders Gather in Boston for AMCP Annual Meeting  

BOSTON, April 24, 2018 — The Annual Meeting, which kicked off April 23 with pre-meeting events and runs through April 26, is the premier event for pharmacists, physicians, nurses and other health care professionals who manage pharmacy benefits for more than 270 million Americans. 

3/28/2018

AMCP Launches New Addiction Advisory Group (AAG) to Address Opioid Crisis Through Promotion of Best Practices, Innovative Care Models and Benefit Designs   

The Addiction Advisory Group (AAG) will continue AMCP’s ongoing efforts to promote best practices that improve addiction prevention and treatment services.

3/5/2018

 AMCP Volunteers, Staff Advocate for Managed Care Pharmacy Issues at Annual Legislative Days Event   

Teams of AMCP volunteer leaders and staff will visit more than 50 House and Senate offices to advocate on two crucial issues affecting managed care pharmacy.

2/12/18

AMCP CEO Susan A. Cantrell, RPh, CAE Issues Statement on White House 2019 Budget Proposal 

The proposal, released today, considers many pharmacy-related issues, including opioid management, Medicaid, Medicare Part B, the 340B program and the Food and Drug Administration.

2/7/2018

Cate Lockhart Appointed Program Director of Biologics and Biosimilars Collective Intelligence Consortium (BBCIC)  

The Biologics and Biosimilars Collective Intelligence Consortium is pleased to announce that Cate Lockhart, PharmD, PhD, has been appointed BBCIC Program Director.

1/17/18

AMCP Praises the House E&C Subcommittee on Health for Advancing H.R. 2026 ‘Pharmaceutical Information Exchange (PIE) Act of 2017’ 

H.R. 2026 now goes to the full Energy and Commerce Committee for consideration.

1/8/18

Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy Announces New President-Elect, Three Board Members 

AMCP is pleased to announce the recent election of four members to the AMCP Board of Directors for the 2018-2020 term. The Board will be sworn in at the AMCP Managed Care & Specialty Pharmacy Annual Meeting 2018, April 23-26 in Boston.
 

 


 

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