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October 27, 2021
10:30 am - 11:15 am
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Asembia 2021 Specialty Pharmacy Summit
Bandol Meeting Room, Wynn Las Vegas, 3131 S Las Vegas Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89109 United States
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The URAC Perspective: Policy, Quality, and Performance

As the leading pharmacy accrediting body, URAC has a singular view on the future direction of pharmacy practice, informed by their location in the nation’s capital. Join URAC’s President and CEO, Shawn Griffin, MD, as he discusses key topics in pharmacy practice, with a focus on legislative updates from URAC’s position in Washington, DC. Dr. Griffin will also present details on URAC’s pharmacy measures program and the inaugural Leaders in Performance Measures Awards. There will be time for questions in this open discussion about the direction URAC sees for pharmacy practice.


Asembia 2021 Specialty Pharmacy Summit – Bandol Meeting Room, Wynn Las Vegas, 3131 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89109


Shawn Griffin, MD, FAAFP, President and CEO, URACShawn Griffin, MD, FAAFP, President & CEO of URAC

Dr. Shawn Griffin is the first physician to serve as President & CEO for URAC, the leading independent, nonprofit accreditation organization in the United States.

Before URAC, Dr. Griffin served as the Vice President for Clinical Performance Improvement and Applied Analytics at Premier Inc. Dr. Griffin spent close to eight years in the role of Chief Quality and Informatics Officer with Memorial Hermann Physician Network in Houston, Texas. Dr. Griffin has also served as the Chief Medical Information Officer for both Baylor College of Medicine and Heartland Regional Medical Center.

Dr. Griffin is a graduate of Carver College of Medicine at the University of Iowa. Dr. Griffin was trained in Rural Family Medicine and is a fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians