Acentrus Specialty Conference

April 3-5, 2023 | San Diego, California
The Westin San Diego Gaslamp Quarter

Join leaders in health system specialty pharmacy to share strategies, solutions, and best practices. Come together to explore specialty pharmacy challenges, industry trends, policy, data, and advocacy.

Conference Overview

Seize this opportunity to strengthen specialty pharmacy operations and access, patient outcomes, and connections with manufacturers and payers. From case studies and panel discussions to informal networking with pharmacy leaders on the front line of the specialty revolution, we’ll leverage our network’s collective expertise to learn, connect, and collaborate.

Earn continuing education credit for attending conference sessions.

Take advantage of the conference’s Networking Exchange to interact with attendees and meet with specialty pharmacy consultants and service providers who are supporting the conference as sponsors. Learn, connect, and collaborate with experts on accreditation, data, payer strategies, and more.

Meet Our Keynote Speaker

Atul Butte, MD, PhD, is the Priscilla Chan and Mark Zuckerberg Distinguished Professor and inaugural Director of the Bakar Computational Health Sciences Center at the University of California, San Francisco. He is also the Chief Data Scientist for the University of California Health System. Dr. Butte leads a team focused on integrating electronic health records data from more than 8 million patients across the UC Health System and using this data to drive diagnostics, therapeutics, and a deeper understanding of disease. Dr. Butte earned his MD at Brown University, and then trained in pediatrics and pediatric endocrinology at Children's Hospital Boston. He also holds a BA in computer science from Brown, and a PhD in health sciences and technology from Harvard Medical School and MIT.

Can conference takeway really make a difference?

Learn how the specialty pharmacy team at Regional One Health in Memphis acted on an aha moment to launch a new service that has transformed operations.

What to Expect from Acentrus Specialty Conference 2023


Learn from a keynote futurist, panel discussions, case studies, and idea exchange.



Connect with Acentrus network peers and industry experts.


Collaborate with special pharmacy leaders committed to making a difference.




Earn 9+ continuing education credits.

Experience San Diego


Before or after the conference, take advantage of beautiful San Diego for personal getaways or family spring breaks.

Our Sponsors

"9.6 out of 10!"

- Rated by Acentrus Specialty clients for the 2022 Acentrus Specialty Conference

  • 15 sessions
  • 9+ CE credits
  • 13 networking opportunities
  • More than 25 speakers


Call for Conference Sponsors

Are you interested in spotlighting your expertise and capabilities at the conference? Sponsorship packages are available, each designed to maximize your exposure to pharmacy leaders representing top academic medical centers and health systems nationwide.

 Conference Topics

  • Precisely Practicing Medicine from 700 Trillion Points of Data

  • REMS Strategies: Successful Management

  • Payor Partnerships: Where Outcomes, Value, and Data Meet

  • Infusion Integration: Site of Care Trends, Challenges, and Opportunities

  • Data Driven Decision Making: A Specialty Pharmacy Framework

  • Specialty Pharmacy Shipping: Overcoming Challenges

  • Acentrus Specialty – Today and Tomorrow

  • Combating Health Inequities: Addressing Social Determinants of Health

  • Leveraging Data: Demonstrate Pharmacy Value Beyond Dispensing

  • A Time for Change: Biosimilars

  • A Manufacturer’s Perspective on Data Collaboration: Why It Matters

  • 340B Update: Meeting Specialty Pharmacy Challenges and Moving Forward