Understanding the Challenges Oncology Patients and Practices Face Today
 August 21, 2019  The Westin O'Hare - Chicago, Illinois

The NCODA Oncology Institute has been created in order to help establish a more collaborative relationship between Medically Integrated Oncology Pharmacy Practices, their industry partners and NCODA.  It is the mission of NCODA to improve patient care. The Oncology Institute will provide thought-provoking and engaging discussion opportunities on current challenges and topics faced by both oncology patients and practices. These discussions will provide a platform for practices to assist and share insight with industry partners to better understand the needs of the patient and all patient-facing stakeholders.


Invited to attend are Corporate Partners including, but not limited to: Senior Oncology Leadership (Market Access, Marketing and Sales), National Account Teams, Key Account Teams and Oncology Training Departments. 


Limited space available, register today!


The Oncology Institute has been designed to be interactive allowing corporate sponsors and practice leaders to have valueable discussions during session presentations.
Wednesday, August 21, 2019
Registration 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Welcome9:00 AM - 9:15 AM
How to Have a Meaningful Relationship with Pharma9:15 AM - 10:00 AM
PBMs and Their Impact on Community Oncology10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Break11:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Vertical Integration11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Lunch12:15 PM - 1:00 PM
USP 797 & 800 Impact and Considerations for the Practice1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Implementing Biosimilars at Your Practice2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Break3:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Bills and Legislation Update: How Practices are Getting Involved3:15 PM - 4:00 PM
Lightning Round: Medicare Step Therapy Rule, Process of Going Beyond the First Fill and Other Current Topics4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Wrap up- Adjourn5:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Networking Reception: Sponsored by McKesson5:15 PM - 6:30 PM
Institute Chair 
Kathy Oubre MS
Chief Operations Officer, Pontchartrain Cancer Center