Specialty Networks and Patient Support Services Summit
August 29-30, 2023 | Philadelphia, PA

Specialty Networks and Patient Support Services Summit

August 29-30, 2023 | Philadelphia, PA

Enhance Patient Service, Network Design, and Channel Strategies to Improve Patient Access and Support

In its 8th year, the Specialty Network and Patient Support Services Summit is an important event for senior leaders in patient access, trade, channel, market access, brand and account strategy. Join peers this August to discover the evolving specialty pharmacy marketplace, build multi-stakeholder partnerships, and explore frameworks to inform your 2024 distribution and patient service strategies. Hear directly from specialty pharmacies, payers, PBMs, government agencies, health systems, and industry leaders to:

  • Identify actionable strategies to establish an optimal network design and distribution model
  • Discover policy and regulatory reform impacting trade and channel distribution
  • Explore key considerations for hub and pharmacy alignment to optimize channel strategies and mitigate barriers to patient access
  • Gain insight into novel value-based agreements and contracting strategies
  • Discuss partnership opportunities in the specialty marketplace to improve patient access
  • Uncover the evolving state of cell and gene therapies and biosimilars and what it means for the future
  • Create a product specific distribution strategy based on product type, reimbursement and site of care
  • Benchmark patient service programs that provide better outcomes, ensure affordability, enhance adherence, and provide patient support


Summit Chairperson

Raphael Tancredi, RPh, MBA, CSP
Divisional Vice President, Specialty Pharmacy Development & Brand Rx/Vaccine Purchasing
Walgreen Co.


  • Explore the Intersection between 340B and Specialty Pharmacy
  • Analyze the impact of the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) Implementation on trade and channel distribution

PLUS! Two Dedicated Tracks for Your Focus Area
: This Summit includes tailored content on specialty network design and patient services to customize the learning experience as well as shared content to maximize collaboration and knowledge-sharing

2023 Featured Speakers

2023 Industry Partners Spotlight

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Submission deadline is June 23, 2023


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Enhance your brand, engage in thought-leadership, and network with your target audience.