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The PAN Challenge

Beyond Charitable Assistance:

Sustainable Strategies for Providing Access to Critical Medications


Call for Papers

Abstracts Due: October 30, 2016

The PAN Foundation and The American Journal of Managed Care (AJMC) seek papers that identify sustainable strategies for providing access to critical medications for Medicare and Affordable Care Act (ACA) beneficiaries. The requested papers should propose ways to reduce or eliminate barriers and disparities that Medicare and ACA enrollees face in obtaining medications to treat life-threatening, chronic and rare diseases.


PAN Challenge entrants shall:

  • » Describe the proposed strategies

  • » Provide theoretical models, research studies or real-world examples of these strategies

  • » Indicate the incremental cost of the strategies and how they would be funded


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For more information about the 2016 PAN Challenge, contact PAN Foundation's Vice President of External Affairs Amy Niles at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 202-661-8073.