PharmaFocus 2023 Update Luncheon Briefings
October 23 - 24, 2019

23 October

11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Mississauga Convention Centre
Toronto, ON, Canada

24 October

11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Crowne Plaza Montreal Airport
Montreal, QC, Canada 


Please note: This event is open only to PharmaFocus Subscribers. If you are unsure if your company subscribes to PharmaFocus, please contact

In the increasingly challenging pharmaceutical business environment, knowing what's ahead is key to your company's ongoing success.

Mark Omoto, GM, IQVIA, Marketing & Corporate Communications, will present an update on the current market issues that have shaped the industry since the spring PharmaFocus 2023 Industry Briefing. Hear the latest on pharmaceutical market performance, new product launch performance, and the Canadian industry forecast update and the key assumptions that are shaping it.

AND, on the same program…

Understanding New PMPRB Pricing Regulations

Joan McCormick, Principal, CES Resources, IQVIA, will provide insights and guidance on the latest information available regarding the PMPRB and new patented medicine pricing regulations, which are set to take effect July 1, 2020 and which will have far-reaching implications for both brand and generic manufacturers, among others. 

Payer Pressure and the Ongoing Focus on Rx Prices and Cost Control

During this interactive presentation, PharmaFocus 2023 Update co-authors Gerry Jeffcott and Bill Dempster will provide a roundup of the significant political, policy and health system developments that have occurred in the six months since the April PharmaFocus industry briefing along with their perspectives on the market implications of these changes.