Pharmaceutical Commerce - November/December 2014 - (Page 5)

Contents 15 FEATURES 30 16 The maturing rare-disease market 20 The next generation of MDM 26 The potential for outcomes-based contracting 20 28 Outsourcing to innovate: the reinvention of pharma contract services 24 30 DEPARTMENTS 6 Editorial A brightening outlook for pharma 7 Op-Ed The Impending AMP Rule, still waiting three years later Economic and clinical value: the future of cancer care 8 Top News 7th UPS Pain in the (Supply) Chain survey sees untapped opportunities in healthcare delivery BioNJ industry survey sees biotech establishment growth but employment decline IATA and Brussels Airport seek to build a 'certified community' around cold chain regs for air transport Cold Chain Forum showcases new products, services Omnicare Specialty expands its offices; scores another client IMS Health's top 10 'harbingers of change' in pharmaceutical business AmerisourceBergen's ThinkLive manufacturer summit highlights an international push Software and tech standards advance as pharma traceability deadline looms 12 Business/Finance A conversation with Homi Kapadia, Deloitte Life Sciences Diplomat Pharmacy has a successful IPO, garnering $173 million 16 Brand Marketing & Communications The maturing rare-disease market The next generation of MDM 22 Clinical Operations Clinical trial logistics capabilities are expanding 24 Supply Chain/Logistics Drug deliveries by drone-why not? Simplified approaches to temperature-controlled clinical trial packaging 26 Information Technology The potential for outcomes-based contracting 28 Manufacturing & Packaging Outsourcing to innovate: the reinvention of pharma contract services 30 Legal & Regulatory HHS OIG looks deeply into copay cards for Medicare beneficiaries, finds potential kickback violations 31 Meetings and Editorial Index ASD Healthcare's Cubixx system transmits its 400-billionth RFID scan November | December 2014 Visit our website at 5

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Pharmaceutical Commerce - November/December 2014