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Inside Asembia’s AXS24 Summit: Exclusive Session Coverage

Thousands of the nation's leading pharmacy and pharmaceutical industry executives will soon gather in Las Vegas for Asembia’s Specialty Pharmacy Summit, AXS24. CoverMyMeds will be there, bringing you the top takeaways from key sessions. Continue reading for a sneak peek of our coverage.

CoverMyMeds Editorial Team
March 29th, 2024
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Get a sneak peek of CoverMyMeds' coverage of key sessions at Asembia 2024.

Asembia’s Specialty Pharmacy Summit, AXS24, is the premier event for the specialty pharmacy industry in the United States. With thousands of attendees, including top executives and influential decision makers from various sectors across pharma, pharmacies, health plans, and health systems, AXS24 will be an exciting and informative conference.

Our CoverMyMeds team will be on the ground at AXS24 covering the following sessions at the Wynn & Encore Las Vegas. Sign up to receive a recap of these sessions in your email and visit us at booth 1305 to learn more about how our tech-enabled solutions are helping people get the medicine they need to live healthier lives.

Monday, April 29 Sessions

Session: “The Specialty Pharmacy Pipeline 2024”

Time: 1 p.m. PDT

Presenter: Ray Tancredi, Divisional Vice President, Pharma Relations & Specialty Pharmacy Development, Walgreens

Session: “The State of Patient Services Programs Serving Biopharma; 2024 Independent Benchmarking Read-Out”

Time: 2 p.m. PDT


  • Paul Battaglia, Vice President, Patient Support Services, Two Labs
  • Dee Chaudhary, Principal, Market Access and Pricing Practice, Clarivate Commercial Strategy Consulting
Session: “Driving Positive Customer Experiences & Program Success in Manufacturer Support Programs”

Time: 3 p.m. PDT


  • Tim Szymusiak, Head, Market Access & Field Reimbursement, Stratis Group
  • Casey Cormier, Founder, Stratis Group

Tuesday, April 30 Sessions

Session: “Current Specialty Pharmaceutical Trends and a Look Ahead”

Time: During 8-11:45 a.m. Featured Presentation Block

Presenter: Doug Long, Vice President Industry Relations, IQVIA

Session: “Addressing Cost & Accessibility for Innovative Medicines - GLP-1s and Beyond”

Time: 1 p.m. PDT

Presenter: Jon Mahrt, President, PBM and Chief Operating Officer, Optum Rx

Session: “2024 Election Policy Issues and the Patient Journey Ripple Effect: IRA, The War on Cancer, and More”

Time: 1 p.m. PDT


  • Sarah Butler, Chief Commercial Officer, ADVI Health
  • Hillary Cavanaugh, Director, Federal and State Policy, ADVI Health
  • C. Lyn Fitzgerald, Vice President Sales, Ontada
  • Lindsay Greenleaf, Vice President and Solution Leader, Federal and State Policy, ADVI Health

Wednesday, May 1 Sessions

Session: “From Pipeline to Patient: Understanding Barriers to Access in 2024 and Beyond”

Time: 9 a.m. PDT


  • Dinesh Kabaleeswaran, Senior Vice President, Consulting and Advisory Services, MMIT Network
  • Jennifer Klarer, Partner, The Dedham Group
Session: “Exploring Data-Driven Solutions to Improve Medication Access, Adherence, and Outcomes”

Time: 11 a.m. PDT


  • Karen Silverblatt, Vice President, Business Development, Pharmacy, Inovalon
  • Christie Teigland, Vice President, Research Science & Advanced Analytics, Inovalon
  • Boris Vabson, Research Faculty, Harvard Medical School
Session: “What’s Around the Corner? Navigating the Future Regulatory Landscape of Specialty Pharmacy”

Time: 1 p.m. PDT


  • Nick Meza, Partner, Quarles & Brady LLP
  • Ann Fritsche, Managing Senior Counsel, Biologics
  • Leah Tinney, Managing Senior Counsel, CoverMyMeds

Featuring over 50 keynotes and general and business sessions, plus over 200 exhibitors and 1,200 attending organizations, AXS24 will be full of memorable highlights. We look forward to discovering what this year’s summit holds.

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