2017 National Fall Meeting – Key Speakers – Gerard Maher and Bill Renzo, Sanofi Regeneron

Final speakers and details are getting locked into place for the upcoming United Rheumatology Fall Meeting at the Hyatt Regency Orlando in Orlando, Florida (Oct. 20-21).

With payers, PBMs, and hospital-based systems bringing more and more pressure to bear on community-based rheumatology practices, United Rheumatology remains committed to helping our members preserve their independence and remain sustainable.  As part of this mission, UR and its members need to understand the economics of the drug distribution system, how manufacturers and payers segment the physician market, and efforts by payers and biopharma companies to create so-called “value-based payment” models.  Please join us for a presentation and discussion on these topics during our upcoming meeting in Orlando.

Gerard Maher, Sanofi Senior Director, Thought Leader Liaisons, Rheumatology, Sanofi Regeneron
Bill Renzo, Sanofi Senior Director for Market Access, Sanofi Regeneron

How Complex Medications Get to Patients:  The Supply Chain, Value-Based Payment, And Physician Segmentation

Gerard Maher has more than 15 years experience in the biotech industry, leading brands and teams that serve patients with rheumatic diseases. He currently leads a group of thought leader liaisons for Sanofi Genzyme Rheumatology Group. Gerard received his business degree Drexel University.

As Senior Director for Market Access at Sanofi, Bill Renzo led the market access launch for sarilumab, the IL-6 inhibitor biologic self-injectable drug for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis.

Prior to Sanofi, Bill was the Senior Vice President of Client Services at Ogilvy Healthworld Payer Marketing, a best-in-class pharmaceutical and biotechnology advertising and communications company specializing in payer marketing. At Ogilvy, Bill was responsible for providing strategic direction to his client accounts and overseeing the execution at a tactical level. He was also charged with directing and supporting account management, full P&L responsibility, and general business operations of the practice.

Register now for United Rheumatology’s National Meeting – October 20-21, 2017, Hyatt Regency Orlando, Orlando, FL.
*UR will reimburse you for your airfare (coach round trip) as well as your hotel room on Friday night. (Attendees only)
Please click here for more information and to register.

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