2020 Speaking Faculty



Terry Jo V. Bichell
Terry Jo V. Bichell, PhD, MPH
Rare Action Network
Ambassador for Tennessee,
NORD; Angelman Syndrome
Parent Advocate


Julie Breneiser
Julie Breneiser
Executive Director
Gorlin Syndrome Alliance


Rodrigo Cerda
Rodrigo Cerda
Vice President, Clinical Care Transformation
Independence Blue Cross


Mika Eddy
Mika Eddy
Director of Clinical Product Innovation
UnitedHealthcare


Dina Marie Inverso
Dina Marie Inverso
Director, US Commercial Operations, Reimbursement, Patient Engagement
CSL Behring


Sarah Krug
Sarah Krug
Chief Executive Officer
Cancer 101


Camilla Lauritzen
Camilla Lauritzen
Chief Patient Officer
Leo Pharma


Emily Lemiska
Emily Lemiska
Director, Communications
U.S. Pain Foundation


John Linnell
John Linnell
US COPD Coalition – Board of Directors


Harvey Littman
Harvey Littman
Senior Vice President, CFO and Treasurer
Capital Blue Cross


Timothy Paine
Timothy Paine
Vice President, Pharma Strategy and Relations
Fairview Specialty Pharmacy


Dilip Parekh
Dilip Parekh, MD
Professor, Clinical Surgery
Keck School of Medicine of USC


Leena Patel
Leena Patel
Senior Director, Development
Patient Access Network (Pan) Foundation


Kate Perry
Kate Perry, MD
Director of Behavioral Science
Atlantis Healthcare


Steven Peskin
Steven Peskin, MD, MBA, FACP
Executive Medical Director, Population Health
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey


Michele Rhee
Michele Rhee, MBA, MPH
Vice President, Patient Affairs, Advocacy
X4 PHARMACEUTICALS


Dan Sweeney
Dan Sweeney
VP a& Healthcare Lead
Relay Network


Marla Jan Wexler
Marla Jan Wexler, BSN, RN, CPN
Nurse, Patient,
Advocate, Survivor