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National Comprehensive Cancer Network Summit

  • Event Summary

    On June 15, 2017, the National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®) will host a summit focused on current oncology patient safety issues and access considerations under the new administration. The summit will provide an opportunity for a varied group of stakeholders including providers, payers, patients, patient advocacy organizations, and industry, to thoughtfully discuss patient access to high quality, effective, and efficient oncology care, as well as to disseminate advances in oncology patient safety systems best practices, processes, and policies. The summit will also explore shifting healthcare priorities under the Trump administration and any implications for safety and access to high quality cancer care.

    A subsequent article of the summit will be published in the Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network―JNCCN.

    Register: http://www.cvent.com/events/nccn-policy-summit-ensuring-patient-access-and-safety-in-cancer-care/event-summary-36f903ef08d6482282c20faaa0a4d9f1.aspx

    MODERATOR

    Clifford Goodman, PhD
    Senior Vice President
    The Lewin Group

     

     

     

     

    AGENDA*

    8:30 – 9:30 AM
    Breakfast

    9:30 – 9:40 AM
    Welcome and Introductions
    Robert W. Carlson, MD
    National Comprehensive Cancer Network

    9:40 – 10:10 AM
    Safety and Accountability in Oncology Care

    F. Marc Stewart, MD
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center/Seattle Cancer Care Alliance

    10:10 – 10:20 AM
    Break

    10:25 – 11:45 AM
    Panel Discussion:
    Safety and Accountability in Cancer Care; Past, Present and Future

    Moderated by Clifford Goodman, PhD, The Lewin Group

    Panelists
    Amy P. Abernethy, MD, PhD
    Flatiron

    Jonathan S. Deutsch, MD
    Bristol-Myers Squibb

    Terry Langbaum, MHS
    The Johns Hopkins Hospital

    Steven R. Peskin, MD, MBA, FACP
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey

    F. Marc Stewart, MD
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center/Seattle Cancer Care Alliance

    11:45 AM – 12:45 PM
    Lunch

    12:50 – 1:20 PM
    Patient Access to Safe, High Quality Cancer Care Under a New Administration

    Clifford A. Hudis, MD, FACP, FASCO
    American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)

    1:20 – 2:40 PM
    Panel Discussion:
    Barriers and Opportunities in Ensuring Access to Safe, High Quality Cancer Care

    Moderated by Clifford Goodman, PhD, The Lewin Group

    Panelists:

    Eliot Fishman, PhD
    Families USA

    Bruce Gould, MD
    Northwest Georgia Oncology Centers

    Clifford A. Hudis, MD, FACP, FASCO
    American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)

    Lee Newcomer, MD, MHA
    UnitedHealthcare  

    Caroline Pearson
    Avalere

    Rodney L. Whitlock, PhD
    ML Strategies

    2:45 PM
    Wrap-up and Conclusions

    Robert W. Carlson, MD
    National Comprehensive Cancer Network

    *Subject to change.

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