Information about the 2017 NASP Annual Meeting Abstracts will be available in Spring 2017

2016 Abstract Poster Award Winners:

1st Place Title:

An Evaluation of the Impact of Patient Out-of-Pocket Costs and Satisfaction with Therapy on Adherence to Disease-Modifying Drugs in Patients with Multiple Sclerosis”

Lori Mayer, DNP, MSN, RN, MSCN1; Jennifer Smrtka, MSN, ANP-C, MSCN2; Shaloo Gupta, MS3; Amy L. Phillips, PharmD4

1Central Texas Neurology Consultants, Round Rock, TX; 2University of Miami Multiple Sclerosis Center of Excellence, UHealth at Boca Raton, Boca Raton, FL; 3Kantar Health, Princeton, NJ; 4EMD Serono, Inc., Rockland, MA


2nd Place Title:

Specialty Pharmacy and Specialty Clinical Collaboration Promotes Access to Direct Acting Antiviral Therapies for Hepatitis C

Cara Joyce, PhD1; Julia Zhu, MPH1; Ron Hazen, MPH1; Ambrose Delpino, PharmD, AAHIVP¹; Heather Kirkham, PhD, MPH1; Carson Dietrich, BS²; Shauna Markes-Wilson, BSPharm, RPh1; Tomeka Kim, PharmD1; Raymond Rubin, MD, FAASLD²; Lance L. Stein, MD, FACP²

1Walgreens Co., Deerfield, IL; 2Piedmont Transplant Institute, Piedmont Atlanta Hospital, Atlanta, GA


3rd Place Title:

Long-Term Follow-Up of Patients with Chronic Hepatitis C Infection Following Treatment with Direct Acting Antiviral Regimens: Maintenance of SVR, Persistence of Resistance Mutations and Clinical Outcomes

Eric J. Lawitz, MD1; Peter Ruane, MD2; Catherine Stedman, MB, ChB, PhD3; Graham Foster, PhD4; Robert H. Hyland, DPhil5; Sarah Coogan5; Stephanie Moody, MS6; Hadas Dvory-Sobol, PhD5; Steven J. Knox5; Diana M. Brainard, MD5; Armand Abergel, MD7; Kosh Agarwal, MD8; Ziad Younes, MD9; Christian Schwabe, MD10; Betty Chan, PharmD5

1Texas Liver Institute, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX; 2Ruane Medical and Liver Health Institute, Los Angeles, CA; 3Christchurch Hospital, Christchurch, New Zealand; 4Blizard Institute, Queen Mary University of London, London, United Kingdom; 5Gilead Sciences, Inc., Foster City, CA; 6Pharpoint Research, Inc., Durham, NC; 7Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Clermont-Ferrand, Clermont-Ferrand, France; 8King’s College Hospital, London, United Kingdom; 9Gastro One, Germantown, TN; 10Auckland Clinical Studies, Auckland, New Zealand


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