ALEXANDRIA, Va., April 23, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP) has installed its 2012-2013 Board of Directors, which includes four newly elected members: President-Elect Kim A. Caldwell and Directors David Calabrese, Kathleen Kaa and Mitzi Wasik.
Continuing members on the new Board of Directors are: President Doug Burgoyne, Past-President David Clark, Treasurer Robert Gregory, and Directors Steve Avey and Eric Cannon. All of the officers were sworn in on Friday, April 20 at AMCP's 24th Annual Meeting & Expo in San Francisco.
AMCP Chief Executive Officer Edith A. Rosato, RPh, IOM, welcomed the new Board members.
"Congratulations go out to all of these outstanding individuals," said Rosato. "We are fortunate to have such a deep pool of talent to draw from each year to help move the Academy forward on its important business."
Members of the AMCP Board of Directors set internal policies for the benefit of AMCP membership, and establish external positions for managed care pharmacy's place in the broader health care arena. The following is information on the new Board members.
Kim A. Caldwell is Director, PBM Legislation and Public Policy, Humana Pharmacy Solutions, Humana, Inc. He has more than 37 years of experience in pharmacy, including as an independent pharmacy owner, and in long term care, health plans, pharmacy benefit management (PBM), and e-prescribing. His public service includes serving on the Texas Board of Pharmacy for more than 12 years, and working at the Centers of Medicare and Medicaid Services, where he was one of the key officials who built the Medicare Part D drug benefit.
In his platform statement, Caldwell said his career has been blessed with opportunities to assist the profession of managed care pharmacy. "I chose to lead the transformation of pharmacy rules at the state level, to lead positive change on the model rule language within the National Association
|SOURCE Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy|
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