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Molecular diagnostics is a rapidly evolving field with frequently changing standards for care that challenge the current paradigm for coding, coverage and payment. The Association for Molecular Pathology (AMP) is bringing together stakeholders across the healthcare spectrum in a one day summit with the goal to establish shared opportunities to improve the molecular diagnostics economic landscape.  Attendees will participate in guided discussions to identify barriers to appropriate reimbursement for molecular pathology procedures and then explore and have the opportunity to propose solutions to critical challenges that are limiting full realization of the possibilities offered by precision medicine. The Summit will connect experts across multiple industries and professional arenas harnessing the collective effort to advance the national dialogue towards improving patient access to appropriate molecular diagnostic care.

AMP’s Molecular Pathology Economics Summit will be a highly interactive one-day gathering focused on:

  • Identifying barriers to appropriate reimbursement for molecular pathology procedures;
  • Identifying the impact of these barriers on various stakeholders and patient access to care; and
  • Identifying potential solutions and/or novel approaches to overcoming barriers, with a goal of identifying shared policy agendas for the participating stakeholders in oncology, infectious diseases, and inherited conditions

 

Date: September 20, 2019
Time: 8:00am - 3:30pm Eastern
Location: Conrad Washington DC, 950 New York Ave. NW, Washington DC, District of Columbia, 20001

Deadlines:
Advanced Registration & Hotel Reservation Deadline: August 22, 2019


Program Chair & Facilitator

Program Chair
Samuel K. Caughron, MD
Chair, AMP Economic Affairs Committee
MAWD Pathology Group, P.A.
Bio

 

Program Facilitator
Amy M. Miller, PhD
President and CEO
Society for Women's Health Research
Bio

 


Agenda

The AMP 2019 Molecular Pathology Economic Summit Program Committee is pleased to share the Agenda for this event (updated on September 16, 2019).

View the Agenda

 


Summit Planning Committee

 

AMP Economic Affairs Committee Vice Chair: Coverage Decisions
Pranil Chandra, DO
PathGroup, LLC

AMP Economic Affairs Committee Vice Chair: New Codes and Pricing
Anthony Sireci, MD, MSc
Loxo Oncology

AMP Economic Affairs Committee Member
Jennifer Dien Bard, PhD
Children's Hospital Los Angeles

AMP Economic Affairs Committee Member
Susan Hsaio, MD, PhD
Columbia University Medical Center

View Planning Committee Bios


Registration Information

Registration pricing is for a single individual. Please select your registration type based on your current organization. To register for this event 1.) click Register (above) 2.) either login using your AMP credentials or scroll down to create a new account.

IMPORTANT: Participation is limited and we encourage you to register and reserve your space as soon as possible. We anticipate that this event will sell-out. 

Registration Type  Advanced Registration
(Until 8/22/19)
Regular/On-Site
(8/23-9/20/19)
Associations & Patient Advocacy Groups* First Attendee from your organization is FREE First Attendee from your organization is FREE
Non-Profit Organizations $375 USD $400 USD
For-Profit Organizations $950 USD $1,150 USD


*The first attendee from any association or patient advocacy group will receive free registration. Additional registrants from any association or patient advocacy group must register at the Non-Profit registration rate. To access your free registration (or to confirm if you are the first registrant), please contact the AMP Public Policy and Advocacy Department at: policy@amp.org

Cancellation Policy: Cancellations received by written notification to amp@amp.org through September 1st will receive a refund (less a $100 processing fee). No refunds after September 1st.

Pay by Check: To pay by check please download and return this PDF Registration Form with your payment.


Hotel & Travel Information

AMP has negotiated with the host venue to provide attendees with the discounted room rate of $329.00 (USD) per night (+applicable taxes and fees).  The Hotel Reservation Deadline is August 22, 2019.

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INDUSTRY PARTNERS

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For more information on becoming an Industry Partner for this event please contact, Laurie Menser.

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