Tuesday, October 29
Check-in: 12:30 pm
Program: 1:00pm-5:00pm
Reception: 5:00pm-6:00pm

$200 AMCP member/non-member
$50 student pharmacist member/non-member
No Refunds

“Data Drivers Fostering Innovations in Oncology”

The 9th Annual Research Symposium will explore the vital RWE/RWD, HIT and AI trends that are increasingly driving decision-making for patient care as well as oncology treatment outcomes. Learn how population health management strategies can be optimized in oncology as our experts and innovators discuss surrogate endpoints, data efficacy, expedited approvals and so much more.


• Peter Wehrwein, Editor, Managed Care magazine

Presentation Topics:

• Expedited Drug Approvals Leading to Innovative & Curative Therapies
• Patients and Advocates Perspectives
• Federal Research: Data Utilization & Innovative Therapies
• Health Care Artificial Intelligence: Achieving and Utilizing its Potential
• Concluding Dialogue: Who Wins, Why & How?


• Jeff Allen, PhD, President & CEO, Friends of Cancer Research
• Kim A. Caldwell, RPh, Principal, Texas Star Healthcare Consulting, LLC
• Gwen Darien, Executive Vice President for Patient Advocacy and Engagement, National Patient Advocate Foundation
• Elizabeth Franklin, MSW, Executive Director, Cancer Policy Institute, Cancer Support Community
• Joga Gobburu, PhD, MBA, Professor, Executive Director, Center for Translational Medicine, Schools of Pharmacy & Medicine, University of Maryland; Founder, Pumas-AI
• Breanna Popelar, PharmD, MS, Assistant Director, Strategic Market Access & Intelligence, Xcenda
• Donna R. Rivera, PharmD, MSc, Scientific Project Officer, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health
• Petra Schultz, PharmD, Associate Chief Health Officer, IBM Watson Health
• Harpreet Sing, MD, Team Leader, Breast Cancer Drug Development, Food & Drug Administration

The Symposium will also feature the presentation of an AMCP Foundation Best Poster Award to a Senior Investigator with the most compelling original research in Oncology & Data.

Learn More

Visit the AMCP Foundation website for more details about the 2019 program. Apply now! Limited registration scholarships. Patient advocates, researchers, graduate students, new practitioners, residents, fellows, student pharmacists, clinicians, or other health care professionals with an established commitment to placing research in practice can apply for scholarships.

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