Understanding the Role of Rebates in Prescription Drug Pricing


Gerard Anderson


Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Professor

410-955-3241   ganderson@jhu.edu

Lida Etemad UnitedHealthcare – Employer & Individual, Community & State, Vice President of Pharmacy Management Strategies           


Lance Grady Avalere Health, Vice President and Team Lead

202-459-6276   lgrady@avalere.com

Jack Hoadley


Georgetown University, Research Professor Emeritus in Health Policy Institute

202-687-1055   jfh7@georgetown.edu

Ross Margulies Foley Hoag, LLP, Associate

202-261-7351   rmargulies@foleyhoag.com


Experts and Analysts

Joseph Antos


American Enterprise Institute, Wilson H. Taylor Scholar in Health Care and Retirement Policy

202-862-5983   jantos@aei.org

Peter Bach Memorial Sloan Kettering, Director of the Center for Health Policy and Outcomes

646-888-8217   bachp@mskcc.org

Thomas Barker


Foley Hoag, Partner and Co-Chair of the Healthcare Practice

202-261-7310   tbarker@foleyhoag.com

Shawn Bishop The Commonwealth Fund, Vice President of Controlling Health Care Costs and Advancing Medicare

202-292-6740   smb@cmwf.org

Thomas Bulleit Ropes & Gray, Partner

202-508-4605   tom.bulleit@ropesgray.com

Gabriela Dieguez


Milliman, Principal & Consulting Actuary

646-473-3219   gabriela.dieguez@milliman.com

Stacie Dusetzina Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Associate Professor of Health Policy and Ingram Associate Professor of Cancer Research

615-875-9281   s.dusetzina@vanderbilt.edu

Sarah Emond Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Institute for Clinical and Economic Review

617-528-4013   semond@icer-review.org

Adam Fein Drug Channels Institute, Chief Executive Officer


Robin Feldman



University of California Hastings, Arthur J. Goldberg Distinguished Professor of Law and Director of the Institute for Innovation Law

415-565-4661   feldmanr@uchastings.edu

Troy Filipek Milliman, Principal and Consulting Actuary

262-784-2250   troy.fillipek@milliman.com

Craig Garthwaite


Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management, Associate Professor of Strategy

847-491-2509   garthwaite@kellogg.northwestern.edu

Bethany Holderread


University of Oklahoma College of Pharmacy, Clinical Coordinator of Pharmacy Management Consultants

405-271-8220   bethany-holderread@ouhsc.edu

Larry Kocot Klynveld Peat Marwick Goerdeler, Principal

202-533-3674   lkocot@kpmg.com

Neeraj Sood University of Southern California Schaeffer Center for Health Policy & Economics, Vice Dean for Research and Professor, Sol Price School of Public Policy

213-821-7949   nsood@usc.edu


Government and Government-Related

John Coster Center for Medicaid and CHIP Services, Director of the Division of Pharmacy

410-786-3000   john.coster@cms.hhs.gov

John O’Brien U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation


Matt Salo National Association of Medicaid Directors, Executive Director

202-403-8621   matt.salo@medicaiddirectors.org



Lauren Aronson Campaign for Sustainable Rx Pricing, Executive Director

202-585-0255   laronson@mc-dc.com

Andrew Barnhill GlaxoSmithKline, Director of Federal Policy


Kristin Bass Pharmaceutical Care Management Association, Senior Vice President of Policy and Federal Affairs

202-756-5700   kbass@pcmanet.org

Andrew Cournoyer Precision for Value, Vice President and Director of Payer Access Solutions

781-408-9621   andrew.cournoyer@precisionforvalue.com

Ed Francis West Monroe Partners, Senior Director and National Life Sciences Practice Lead

847-910-6073    efrancis@wmp.com

Emily Katz Express Scripts, Senior Director of Government Affairs

202-383-7984   eakatz@express-scripts.com

Kim Love Bristol-Myers Squibb, Director of Strategic Alliance Development


David Mitchell


Patients for Affordable Drugs, President and Founder


Natalie Pons OptumRx, General Counsel of Policy and Regulatory Affairs

952-205-6103   natalie.pons@optum.com

Lori Reilly PhRMA, Executive Vice President, Policy, Research, & Membership


Pam Roberto PhRMA, Deputy Vice President of Policy & Research