AMCP Foundation Board Adds Six Distinguished Health Care Leaders

New trustees continue the AMCP Foundation Board's fundamental transformation, as it pursues new strategic priorities to advance managed care pharmacy. 
 

For Immediate Release
 

Tampa, FL, April 2, 2014 — The Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP) today announced the election of six new members to the AMCP Foundation Board of Trustees.
 
"Our six new distinguished trustees will add new insights, expertise and breadth to the AMCP Foundation's strategic direction and ambitious agenda," said Edith A. Rosato, RPh, IOM, AMCP's Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Foundation's Board of Trustees. "It continues the fundamental transformation of the board membership of the last 2 years, as it sets and pursues new strategic priorities to advance managed care pharmacy. I'm very much looking forward to working with the entire Board this year as we continue its growth trajectory." 
 
The newly elected Trustees were announced at AMCP's Annual Meeting & Expo in Tampa, Fl., and include:
 
  • Christopher V. Goff, CEO/General Counsel, Employers Health, a national coalition of employers addressing health care costs while improving quality and access 
  • Newell McElwee, Executive Director, US Outcomes Research Group at Merck & Co. 
  • Kathleen Moreo, RN, BSN, CCN, President & CEO, PRIME Education Inc., a national medical education company 
  • Lynn Shapiro Snyder of Washington, DC-based law firm of Epstein Becker Green, specializing in health care 
  • Karen Teitelbaum, Executive Vice President/COO, Sinai Health System, consisting of seven hospitals and institutes in the greater Chicago area 
  • David Wheeler, CFO & Executive Vice President, MedImpact Healthcare Systems, Inc., a provider of pharmacy benefits to more than 47 million individuals 
 
For more information on the AMCP Foundation, please visit www.amcp.org/amcp-foundation.
 
About the AMCP Foundation  
The AMCP Foundation, a 501(c)3 nonprofit corporation, is a research, education and philanthropic organization supporting the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP). Established in 1990 as the Foundation for Managed Care Pharmacy, the AMCP Foundation was created to support the research and education agenda of AMCP. The Foundation exists to advance collective knowledge and insights on major issues associated with the practice of pharmacy in managed health care settings. 
 
For more information, please contact:
Kevin Bruns | kbruns@amcp.org 703-683-8416 ext. 656