Executive Director, AstraZeneca
Blaine is Executive Director, Access Services for AstraZeneca. In his role, Blaine leads teams that oversee Field Reimbursement Managers, AZ’s internal HUB, AZ Access360, as well as all affordability programs including AZ&ME, commercial co-pay programs and global product donations. Blaine has worked across the healthcare industry from retail pharmacy, home infusion and currently in the pharmaceutical industry, performing a wide range of roles from clinical management of specialty pharmaceuticals, to sales and reimbursement. He is known and respected for innovative and strategic thinking around process, with a focus on patient outcomes and therapeutic impact. Blaine’s pharmaceutical career has included Johnson & Johnson, Genentech, and now AstraZeneca, as well as clinical and business development roles with Apria, Coram Healthcare, as well as several start-up pharmacy companies. Blaine received his Bachelor of Pharmacy degree from The University of Texas, Austin and is a licensed pharmacist in the state of Texas.