Pharmacy benefit trends, other industry topics to be explored at AMCP Educational Conference

The Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy's (AMCP) 2006 Educational Conference begins at noon Oct. 4 at the Hyatt Regency, Chicago. Attendees from healthcare organizations, government agencies, academia and the pharmacy industry will be exploring the fast-changing issues driving pharmacy benefit design.

The Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy's (AMCP) 2006 Educational Conference begins at noon Oct. 4 at the Hyatt Regency, Chicago. Attendees from healthcare organizations, government agencies, academia, and the pharmacy industry will be exploring the fast-changing issues driving pharmacy benefit design.

Presentations, workshops, round-table discussions, and symposia by expert faculty from nationally respected healthcare, academic, and policy organizations will examine the issues and latest developments in Medicare legislation and pharmacy practice.

Keynote speakers will include David Brailer, MD, PhD, former national coordinator for Health Information Technology, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, on Oct. 5, and Cokie Roberts, ABC News and NPR correspondent and author, on Oct. 6.