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The American Journal of Managed Care® Names Dr. Barbara L. McAneny as Keynote Speaker for the 2018 Patient-Centered Oncology Care® Meeting


Leading oncologist/hematologist will discuss high-quality cancer care
and new alternative payment models

The American Journal of Managed Care® (AJMC®),
the leading peer-reviewed journal dedicated to issues in managed care,
announces renowned medical oncologist and president of the American
Medical Association Barbara L McAneny, MD, as the keynote speaker
for the 2018 Patient-Centered Oncology Care® (PCOC®)
meeting. The event will take place November 16th at Sofitel

"Dr. McAneny brings an array of experience covering both oncology
provider and managed care perspectives," said Jeff Prescott, PharmD,
senior vice president of managed markets. "During this meeting,
attendees will gain insight on ways to successfully implement oncology
payment models in their practice."

McAneny is a board-certified medical oncologist/hematologist and the 173rd
president of the American Medical Association. In her tenure, McAneny
founded and serves as the current chair of the board of the National
Cancer Care Alliance, an organization of independent practices
collaborating to deliver high-quality, high-value cancer care and
develop alternative payment models. During her keynote address, McAneny
will delve into the future of oncology care. She will also discuss
innovative payment models such as ASCO's Patient-Centered Oncology
Payment model.

PCOC® is a one-day educational and highly interactive event
that addresses topics such as advancing value-based payment models,
impact of consolidation and integration on oncology care, and pharmacy
role in patient-care and management. The program's format will allow
attending healthcare and managed care professionals, to share their
experiences and actively participate in panel discussions.

For more information or to register, please visit

About The American Journal of Managed Care®

The American Journal of Managed Care® (AJMC®)
is a peer-reviewed, Medline-indexed journal that keeps readers at the
forefront of health policy by publishing research relevant to industry
decision makers as they work to promote the efficient delivery of
high-quality care. is the essential website for managed care
professionals, distributing industry updates daily to leading
stakeholders. Other titles in the AJMC® family include The
American Journal of Accountable Care
® and 2
evidence-based series, Evidence-Based Oncology and Evidence-Based
Diabetes Management
. These comprehensive offerings bring
together stakeholder views from payers, providers, policymakers and
other industry leaders in managed care. To order reprints of articles
appearing in AJMC® publications, please contact Jeff
Prescott, PharmD, at 609-716-7777, ext. 331.

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