This is the Pharmacy Podcast Network’s Press & Media Coverage posts show of AXS 2024 the ASEMBIA Specialty Pharmacy Business Summit held on April 28 through May 3rd in Las Vegas at the Wynn. AXS24, set a new record for attendance, further establishing the conference’s role as the ‘Super Bowl’ of Business events in specialty pharmacy with 8,000 leaders who come together to discuss the latest and best ways to care for the most complex patients and improve their health outcomes. The keynote speaker at the general session was William McRaven, a retired four-star U.S. Navy admiral and former chancellor of the University of Texas system. The other scheduled speakers at the general session were Nick Webb, a best-selling author of books on leadership and healthcare; Doug Long, MBA, vice president, industry relations, IQVIA, whose rapid-fire slide deck presentations about healthcare and pharmacy trends are a staple of this and other pharmacy-related meetings; and Pat Lupo, MBA, group vice president, trade & specialty, at Walgreens.

Todd Eury, CEO of the Pharmacy Podcast Network provided podcast press coverage during the 3 days of exhibits and interviewed 25 leaders in Specialty Pharmacy for the 3 part series.


Our featured interview is with Lumicera‘s SVP of Specialty Pharmacy and one of the ’50 Most Influential People in Pharmacy’ in 2023, Dr. Sharon Faust PharmD.

  • Harry Travis
  • Joe DePinto – McKesson
  • Mallory Schmoll – Walgreens
  • Gregory Lee – QUANTUVIS
  • Ned Milenkovich – MUCH Law
  • Veronica Swarnarski, Pharmacy Tech


Accessia Health’s Team attending the ASX24 Super-Bowl of Specialty Pharmacy Event are the featured interview for part two of the Asembia 2024 Spotlight. Todd Eury interviewed Tiara Green, MSEd, Dave Griffiths and Jennifer Noonan, MSN, RN

  • Andrew Burns – DrFirst
  • Dr Alison K Lum – Blue Shield of California
  • George Van Antwerp – Deloitte
  • Shelia Arquette – NASP
  • Jonathan Ogurchak PharmD – Zeal Specialty Pharmacy & STACK


The following special guests included our featured episode of part three with Jeff Malone and Meagan Williams with RxPreferred Benefits.

  • Mike Agostino – NASH
  • Nicolle McClure – FINCH
  • Larry Stephenson – Outcomes
  • Shaun Jensen –  JB Consulting
  • Steve Davis – Forsyth Health
  • Cecilia Byers PharmD – Surescripts
  • Tommy Cohn – Chief Strategy Officer at Asembia