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Voice of the Patient: Advocacy, Insights, and Engagement

Streamlining Internal Processes to Elevate Collaborations with Patient Groups and Further Prioritize Patient Centricity throughout the Product Lifecycle

5-6 Apr 2017
Washington, D.C., United States of America

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Why You Should Attend

Voice of the Patient: Advocacy, Insights, and Engagement

Patient-centricity is not a novel concept within the life sciences space. However, with the increased demand for patient-centered innovation organizations are looking to revitalize strategies to greater emphasize the voice of the patient throughout product development, commercialization and launch. This conference aims to benchmark best practices for systematizing patient advocacy internally to empower synergetic partnerships with patient groups.

By attending this Voice of the Patient: Advocacy, Insights, and Engagement Conference, delegates will receive practical knowledge and tangible insights from leading patient advocacy, access and communications professionals on how to incorporate the patient voice at all stages of the value chain and cultivate relationships with patient foundations.

 

 

 

Key Topics

  • Secure executive sponsorship for advocacy initiatives
  • Revitalize advocacy-industry partnerships to improve opportunities for patient engagement
  • Create industry consensus regarding industry-advocacy interactions to eliminate regulatory concerns
  • Collaborate with advocacy groups to centralize the patient voice throughout the product lifecycle
  • Explore upcoming revisions to healthcare policy to determine patient impacts

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    Practical Insights From

    Amy Nicole Nayar
    Head of Global Patient Relations
    AbbVie

    Michele Lentz
    Director, Advocacy Cardiovascular Medical, US
    Bristol-Myers Squibb

    Emily Gibb
    Sr. Director, Public Policy & Patient Assistance
    GlaxoSmithKline

    Jay Greissing
    Sr. Director, Government Affairs
    BioMarin

    Jodie Sherman Gillon
    Sr. Director, Advocacy & Professional Society Affairs
    Achillion Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

    Mary Chi Michael
    Vice President, Patient Advocacy and Stakeholder Management
    Otsuka Pharmaceutical Companies

    Fran M. Kochman
    National Director, Advocacy and Alliance Development, Regulatory Affairs
    GlaxoSmithKline

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    For all enquiries regarding speaking, sponsoring and attending this conference contact:

    Amanda Pink


    NBC Tower, 9th Floor
    455 North Cityfront Plaza Drive, Chicago
    Chicago, IL 60611

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    312-540-3000 Ext: 6310
    Fax: 312-540-3000 Ext: 6327
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