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2017 Annual Pharma Conference Agenda

Specialty Pharma Associaton

2017 Annual Conference Agenda

April 26-28, 2017

Marriott Hotel & Resort   Hilton Head, South Carolina


Wednesday April 26th

5:00 pm – Overcoming Adversity with a  Positive Mental Attitude and Competence 

              Michael Broome - Tomorrow's America Enterprises

6:00-8:00 pm – Opening Reception

Thursday April 27th

7:00 am – Breakfast

8:00 am – Welcome

8:15 am –The DSCSA Serialization Requirement for Specialty Pharma Manufacturers and Distributors - 

 Riya Cao, CEO - LSPediA

9:15 am – Networking Break

9:45 am – The Future of Adherence: Applying Social Media & Digital Frameworks -  Amanda Patterson, CEO - Health Call List

10:45 am – Networking Break

11:00 am – The U.S. Pharmaceutical Market: Trends, Issues and Outlook Doug Long - Vice President of Industry Relations - IMS Health

12:00 Noon Conference Adjourn for Thursday

5:00 pm-8:00 pm - Spirit of Harbour Town Dinner Cruise


Friday April 28th

7:00 am – Breakfast

8:00 am–Special is Specialty, And Where Does Your Product Fit? -  Donovan J. Quill - President & CEO - Optime Care, Inc.

9:00 am – Networking Break

9:15 am - M&A Market and Strategic Opportunities - Doug Bolt - Managing Director - Deloitte Corporate Finance

10:15 am - Networking Break

10:30 am - Regulatory Update - Will Garvin, Esq. - Buchanan, Ingersol & Rooney, PC

11:30 am – Adjourn for Friday

1:30 pm – Golf Tournament - Palmetto Dunes Robert Trent Jones Course 

  • The SPA Golf Tournament will be held Friday, April 28th beginning at 1:30 pm. The format will be a two player scramble. The cost to play is $175 per person which includes cart, green fees, lunch and refreshments. Register here.

 6:30 pm- 8:00 pm - Closing Reception


- 2017 SPA Sponsors -

We would like to to this opportunity to thank our wonderful sponsors for their work and contributions to this years conference. We encourage you to visit our sponsors page for more information on their company and the services they provide our members.

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Check out the complete guest speaker List: 2017 Annual Conference Guest Speakers