Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP

September 15th, 2021
1:00 PM ET

In a recent white paper, Manatt Health examined the ten health care imperatives critical for improving the health care system and achieving health equity. The paper shares strategies and actions to advance health care that will be more vital than ever as we emerge from the pandemic. Now, we will lead deep-dive roundtable discussions with thought-leading innovators from across the health care ecosystem. You’ll learn new approaches, bold ideas and best practices from some of the industry’s most creative thinkers and problem solvers.

Part Nine: Delivering Breakthrough Treatments Affordably

Scientific advances in understanding how to manipulate genes to alter the course of disease are now starting to bear fruit. Cell and gene therapies will bring hope to those with conditions once thought to be incurable or irreversible. The webinar will discuss the complex business and political challenges that pioneering life sciences companies face in pricing their products in the United States and around the world. It also will look ahead to the new tools both public and private payers will need to develop in order to ensure appropriate access while keeping an eye on overall budget impacts.