ARLINGTON, Va. – The National Association of Chain Drug Stores has appointed Brent Palmer to the new role of director of federal and state public policy. Most recently, Palmer served as manager of public policy and government relations for Hims & Hers Health, Inc. In making the announcement, NACDS President and CEO Steven C.
Editor’s note: NACDS president and chief executive officer Steven Anderson issued the following memo to NACDS members on the organization’s initial analysis of the 2022 federal and state elections: “Although the results of the 2022 elections are still coming in, please find the enclosed initial analysis of the 2022 federal and state elections as of
ARLINGTON, Va. – Dr. Lauren Lyles-Stolz, PharmD, has joined the team of the National Association of Chain Drug Stores. She fills the new role of senior director of reimbursement, innovation and advocacy. Most recently, she served as health legislative assistant for U.S. Rep. Bradley S. Schneider (D-Ill.). At NACDS, she will serve as a subject
(Left to right): U.S. Commissioner of Food and Drugs, Dr. Robert Califf; Walgreens pharmacist Chuckwuma ‘Chuks’ Onwuka; U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Xavier Becerra; and U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) visit a Walgreens pharmacy in Washington, D.C., on October 19, 2022, as hearing aids go over the counter for the first time. ARLINGTON,
ARLINGTON, Va. — Join NACDS president & CEO Steve Anderson and national political analyst Charlie Cook in an exciting virtual NACDS RxIMPACT Votes event to learn more about the 2022 elections and what that might mean for the future of pharmacy. Register to attend this virtual event taking place at 1:00pm ET on September
BOSTON — Retailers and suppliers who returned to this year’s National Association of Chain Drug Stores Total Store Expo late last month heard an encouraging message about their industry and its growing role at the center of America’s health care and wellness future. NACDS chair Brian Nightengale, who is also president of Good Neighbor Pharmacy,
Total Store Expo, the National Association of Chain Drug Stores’ annual gathering of executives and merchants across the mass retailing trade classes, is history for 2022. The three-day event unfolded smoothly and productively in Boston as August wound down. Much has already been written and theorized about TSE. It has been variously labeled, praised and
Brian Nightengale, NACDS chair of the Board and president, Good Neighbor Pharmacy. BOSTON – NACDS Chair Brian Nightengale, president, Good Neighbor Pharmacy, and National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS) President and CEO Steven C. Anderson on Sunday welcomed back NACDS-member retailers and suppliers to the highly anticipated NACDS Total Store Expo here. Nightengale and Anderson kicked off
BOSTON — The 2022 National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS) Total Store Expo kicks off August 27-29. The highly anticipated event — returning in-person for the first time since 2019 — will bring together NACDS-member retailers and suppliers nationwide to Boston, Mass., for vibrant discussion and collaboration. Check out the NACDS Total Store Expo “Know
ARLINGTON, Va. – The National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS) announced on Monday the appointment of Kate Ilahi and Whitney Jones, each in the role of director of Congressional relations. Ilahi has served as director of government relations for 340B Health since January 2020. Jones has served as health policy analyst for the U.S.
ARLINGTON, Va. — The National Association of Chain Drug Stores is engaging in the drive for PBM reform on three fronts, the trade association said Wednesday, pointing to recent efforts in the media and in the state and federal government arenas. 1. NACDS Takes on “Defense of PBM” Op-ed in The Wall Street Journal Last
WASHINGTON — As part of its “NACDS 2023” initiative, NACDS has issued recommendations for the upcoming White House Conference on Hunger, Nutrition, and Health and for the Biden Administration’s policy agenda on these issues. Described by the NACDS leadership during the 2022 NACDS Annual Meeting, “NACDS 2023” is a strategic approach that reflects NACDS chain and supplier