Managed Care Considerations in the Rapidly Evolving Arena of Triple-Negative Breast Cancer: A Focus on Novel Therapeutic Strategies and Healthcare Disparities
Adam Brufsky, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine
University of Pittsburgh
Catherine Cooke, PharmD, MS, BCPS, PAHM
Research Associate Professor
University of Maryland School of Pharmacy
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Dr. Brufsky: Consultant —Gilead, Roche, Astrazeneca, Merck, Daiichi Sankyo, Lilly
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Kyle Copeland, PharmD, BCPS
Parkwest Medical Center
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Susie Seaman, NP, MSN, CWCN, CWS (nurse planner)
Wound Clinic, Family Health Centers of San Diego
San Diego, California
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