Conference Program

7:00 AM-5:30 PM Exhibits Open
Complimentary Continental Breakfast Provided
8:00 AM-9:30 AM Welcome and General Session 1: Advanced Models for Delivering Quality Cancer Care in Competitive Markets

Tracey Weisberg, MD—Chair
New England Cancer Specialists

Harvey D. Bichkoff, MPH—Chair
Marin Cancer Care Inc.

Welcome of the Day

Peter Paul Yu, MD, FACP, FASCO
Hartford HealthCare Cancer Institute
Operational Issues Facing Academic Centers in the Delivery of Cancer Care

Erich Mounce
Operational Issues Facing Hospital-Based Community Cancer Centers

Charles Bane, MD
Dayton Physicians LLC
Despite the Odds: Independent Private Practice Success Stories in Challenging Times

The Future of Oncology Apms from the PTAC Perspective

Panel Question and Answer
9:30 AM-10:00 AM Break
10:00 AM-11:30 AM General Session 2—Considerations in Value Based Care and Learning in the Oral Pharmacy Space

John Vernon Cox, DO, FASCO—Chair
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Barry Russo, MBA—Chair
The Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders

Metrics Guiding Value Based Success: Lessons Learned from OCM

The Promise of Biosimilars: Why Haven't We Seen Cheaper Drugs?

Steven L. D'Amato, RPh
New England Cancer Specialists
Oral Pharmacy: The Challenges and Opportunities for Your Practice

Alex Jung
Earnst & Young, LLP
Pharmacy Benefit Manager: Who Benefits?

Panel Question and Answer
11:30 AM-12:30 PM Complimentary Boxed Lunch
12:30 PM-2:00 PM General Session 3: Policy and Tools to Improve Patient Care


Harvey D. Bichkoff, MPH—Chair
Marin Cancer Care Inc.

Blase N. Polite, MD, MPA, FASCO
University of Chicago
Policy and Tools to Improve Patient Care

Jose Luis Gonzalez, BA
Association of Norther California Oncologists
The Role of State Societies in Policy Formation

Barbara L. McAneny, MD, MACP, FASCO
New Mexico Oncology Hematology Consultants, Ltd and President-Elect, American Medical Association
How Does AMA Policy Support or Challenge Cancer Care Initiatives?

Asco's Priorities on Cancer Policy Initiatives

Panel Question and Answer
2:00 PM-2:30 PM Break
2:30 PM-3:15 PM Keynote Lecture
3:15 PM-4:45 PM General Session 4: Technology Disrupting the Delivery of Care


Barry Russo, MBA—Chair
The Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders

Cancerlinq, Mips and QOPI

Christian Otto, MD, MMSc
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Telemedicine in Oncology: The Memorial Sloan Kettering Experience Expanding Cancer Care across Sites and the Care Continuum

Jennie Robertson Crews, MD
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance
Telehealth in Oncology: The Seattle Cancer Care Experience—Regulatory Challenges and Practical Programs

Applying Technology in a Value Based Environment

Panel Question and Answer
4:45 PM-5:30 PM Networking Reception