There’s been a lot of discussion recently about the price of pharmaceutical products—and WWFH-WA is looking forward to partnering with Dr. Michael Ybarra to host a deep conversation about how medicines make their way from the research bench to the commercial pharmacy, what steps are involved along the way, and what roles various actors play in determining outcomes along the supply chain.
Parking will be validated from the Seattle Art Institute Garage across the street at 2323 Elliott Avenue
–Hosted buffet lunch will be provided–
Please RSVP directly to Max Brown: firstname.lastname@example.org
Michael Ybarra, M.D., FAAEM, FACEP, is a board-certified emergency physician and Deputy Vice President of Advocacy and Strategic Alliances at the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA). Dr. Ybarra is a graduate of Stanford University, Georgetown University School of Medicine, and completed residency training at MedStar Washington Hospital Center. In 2014, Dr. Ybarra joined the PhRMA Advocacy and Strategic Alliances team. In his capacity, he oversees a team responsible for outreach to patient, provider, hospital, multicultural, and LGBT organizations on issues including Medicare, value-driven health care, and the 340B drug discount program. He continues to practice clinically in the Emergency Department at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital.