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October 1-3, 2018
Renaissance Chicago Downtown,
Chicago, IL

THE Authoritative MDRP Event on Government Pricing, Rebates, and Regulation

Unparalleled access to government officials creating regulatory rules, the industry leaders interpreting them, and the pharma executives implementing them

Online Registration Closing Soon

Online registration will close Wednesday, September 26 at 11:59 PM PST.

COLLABORATE WITH YOUR PEERS AND BENCHMARK BEST INDUSTRY PRACTICES

Comprehensive coverage of topics including:
  • Line Extensions
  • Deep dive into the revised Medicaid Drug Rebate Agreement
  • Gross-to-Net: Finance, Accounting and Accruals
  • 340B: Updates, Guidance and Duplicate Discounts
  • Analytics and Technology
  • Reporting Strategy and Efficient Formats
  • Price Calculations: Challenges and Innovations
  • Reimbursement Strategy and Contracting
  • Generics and Biosimilars

Expert Keynote and Plenary presentations!
  • John D. Shakow, Partner, King & Spalding will provide insights into Medicaid and the changing landscape with the current Administration.

  • James C. Stansel, Executive Vice President and General Counsel, PhRMA will discuss the potential impacts to the Industry and Medicaid with the upcoming November elections.

  • External Counsel Roundtable: The State of MDRP - featuring Alice Valder Curran with Hogan Lovells, John D. Shakow with King & Spalding, Jeff Handwerker with Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer LLP, and a representative from Sidley Austin.

  • Explore the Pricing Transparency and Sunshine Laws with Brian Bohnenkamp, Partner, FDA and Life Sciences at King & Spalding
3 Deep-Dive Workshops
  • Fundamentals of MDRP (full-day) – covering AMP, Best Price and URA calculations, an overview of 340B and pricing calculations, the basics of FSS, Medicare Part B, Medicare Part D coverage gap and more!

  • The A to Z Guide for FSS and Government Contracting (full-day) will provide insights on solicitation through pre-award, public law compliance, negotiating after pass/fail, ongoing compliance, and pricing and related agreements

  • MDRP for the Seasoned Attendee (half-day) – includes topics on reasonable assumptions, drafting SOPs, partnering with internal departments to lower risk, state pricing transparency and more!
Town Hall and State Dispute Resolution Meetings
  • Town Hall: best Practice & Policy Ideas – An Open Dialogue Between Manufacturers and States

  • 19 States currently confirmed for the State Dispute Resolution Meetings. These one-to-one meetings allow manufacturers to resolve disputes or get clarity on drug products from the States and State Representatives.
Networking events to round out the learning experience
  • Multiple networking breaks and meals

  • Two evening cocktail receptions

  • An event app that allows attendees to communicate with one another before, during, and after the event:
    • View the attendee list
    • Pre-schedule meetings
    • Send private messages
    • Share announcements
    • Create your own customized agenda


Earn CPE and CLE Credits!


A Universal Continuing Legal Credits (CLE) Certificate of Attendance will be applied for the State of Illinois for a total of 17 Illinois MCLE general credit hours. 

Continuing Professional Credits (CPE) will be provided in accordance with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA). State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit.

All credits will be provided following the conclusion of the conference.

EXCLUSIVE! Face-to-Face Meetings with States

Attend MDRP Digital Week 2018 for even more content!


Join us November 5-8, 2018 for MDRP Digital Week, a 4-day series of live educational webcasts and downloadable resources providing the latest insights on government pricing, rebates, and regulation.

The content is completely complimentary and will be accessible on demand. Hear from Cumberland Consulting Group, Coherus BioSciences, Elsevier Clinical Solutions, IQVIA, and more.

Be an Industry Insider


Read up on President Donald Trump's May 11 Blueprint on US Drug Pricing in this exclusive whitepaper.

In January, President Trump made his State of the Union address where he took a firm stance to reduce the prices of pharmaceutical drugs. Following up on this promise, on May 11th, the Trump administration released its Blueprint to Lower Drug Prices and Reduce Out-of-Pocket Costs titled "American Patients First."

This whitepaper will review the most important of these proposed actions and discuss how they will impact pharmaceutical companies selling into the US market.

MDRP Numbers Stack Up

80+
Speakers
600+
MDRP Executives
6
Unique Tracks
3
Pre-Conference Symposia
19+
States
30+
Solution Providers

Who You Will Meet


The Medicaid Drug Rebate Program Summit is geared towards branded and generic pharmaceutical manufacturers, state and federal government representatives, and industry service providers working to ensure compliance with changing regulations, legislation, and litigation affected rebate calculations, as well as those working to improve rebate system processes.

Venue

Renaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel

1 W Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60601

Plan Your Visit