MMIT Meet the Expert Sessions

Thank you for all of the fantastic feedback around MMIT’s Meet the Expert Sessions from 2019 and 2020. We’re continuing the series in 2021 virtually over the next few months. We’re excited to announce this year’s sessions – more information can be found below.

To secure your spot for any of these Meet the Expert sessions, please enter your information in the form on this page. We look forward to meeting with you virtually!

Upcoming Sessions

Navigating the Complex US Payer Landscape for Device Launch and Beyond

September 23rd, 1:00pm – 1:30pm EDT
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with Evan Curcic

Predicting Payer Uptake with Precision

Past Meet the Expert Session
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with Carolyn Zele and Ritupriya Yamujala

Access Trends for Innovative Technology: Cell and Gene Therapies, Biomarkers, and Telemedicine

Past Meet the Expert Session
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with Fiza Bari

Predicting Enrollment Changes in the COVID Era

Past Meet the Expert Session
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with Jill Brown Kettler

Medical Reimbursement/Billing Challenges Faced by the Market Are Only Growing

Past Meet the Expert Session
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with Chris Webb & Jason Young

Advances in Formulary Management: Integrated Solutions to Optimize Management of Medical and Pharmacy Benefit Drugs

Past Meet the Expert Session
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with Marty Mattei

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Meet Our Experts

Carolyn Zele

Senior Solution Consultant

Carolyn Zele has been a solution consultant with MMIT for the last five years helping pharmaceutical manufacturers simplify market access and prepare for launch success. Prior to MMIT, Carolyn spent numerous years in the payer/PBM space managing formulary teams and technology across both regulated and non-regulated lines of business. Each day she taps into her 17+ years of industry experience to help MMIT clients navigate and solve their market access challenges.

Chris Webb

Director, Product Development

Chris focuses on creating new and innovative products using RJ Health’s Drug Information Datasets. Using his experience with our clients, Chris develops our SaaS offerings to streamline work flow and the enhance the application of our data.

Fiza Bari

Senior Manager, Custom Market Research

Fiza Bari is a versatile, goal oriented market research professional with over seven years’ experience working on MMIT’s custom market research team. She is focused on delivering work of the highest professional standards to ensure the exact deadlines, requirements and objectives of the client are achieved. This is exemplified in her execution of both quantitative and qualitative research studies in various therapeutic areas and targeting multiple healthcare stakeholders including payer, physician and patient respondents.

Ritupriya Yamujala

Senior Solution Consultant

Ritupriya Yamujala has a molecular biology research background and graduated from Rutgers University with a Master of Business and Science in Biotechnology and Genomics. She has 8+ years of extensive experience developing market research products and providing consultation to solve pharmaceutical manufacturers’ critical business questions. Most recently, she uses her indication-specific market knowledge and expertise to align companies with solutions that would best meet their new drug launch and sustained coverage placement goals.

Marty Mattei

Chief Clinical Officer

In his role he is responsible for providing oversight and direction to guide clinical and product strategy for the organization. He has previously served in senior level and executive positions over the past 25 years for several leading health plans, PBMs, and IT organizations, managing all aspects of pharmacy benefits administration, pharmacy product management and development, and clinical strategy.

Evan Curcic

Solution Consultant

Evan has been with MMIT for over 8 years in various roles, most recently as a Solution Consultant. He is an expert on all of MMIT’s solutions and has helped many organizations, both large and small, get the most value of out MMIT’s award winning data and SaaS products. His main focus is to pair MMIT offerings to the needs of our clients across the healthcare industry on a daily basis.

Jason Young

Senior Vice President, Clinical Data Operations

Jason is responsible for the management of all data which drives RJ Health’s core product offerings and solutions. He has significant input into the content, design, and development of new and existing data offerings. Using his insights and experiences gained working in benefit administration roles and his advanced knowledge of the RJ Health core data, he is able to assist clients with implementation to create optimal outcomes through the utilization of RJ Health’s comprehensive medical specialty drug data.

Jill Brown Kettler

Executive Editor, AIS Health

Jill Kettler oversees MMIT’s journalism operation, which publishes subscription publications that provide an actionable understanding of the business of health care and pharmaceuticals. She also is responsible for MMIT content including quarterly updates on the impact of COVID-19 on payer enrollment, as well as the Payer Profiles and Indication Briefs product lines.

John Griggs

Senior Solution Consultant

John Griggs has a chemistry research background and graduated from Stevens Institute of Technology with a Master of Engineering in Materials Engineering. He has been with MMIT for over 7 years in various roles and has extensive experience in market access trends within oncology, immunology, and the changing dynamic between payers and IDNs. As a Senior Solutions Consultant, he supports aligning MMIT solutions to pharma business needs and questions during the entire life-cycle of specialty medications from pre-launch to LOE.

Carolyn Zele

Senior Solution Consultant

Carolyn Zele has been a solution consultant with MMIT for the last five years helping pharmaceutical manufacturers simplify market access and prepare for launch success. Prior to MMIT, Carolyn spent numerous years in the payer/PBM space managing formulary teams and technology across both regulated and non-regulated lines of business. Each day she taps into her 17+ years of industry experience to help MMIT clients navigate and solve their market access challenges.

Chris Webb

Director, Product Development

Chris focuses on creating new and innovative products using RJ Health’s Drug Information Datasets. Using his experience with our clients, Chris develops our SaaS offerings to streamline work flow and the enhance the application of our data.

Fiza Bari

Senior Manager, Custom Market Research

Fiza Bari is a versatile, goal oriented market research professional with over seven years’ experience working on MMIT’s custom market research team. She is focused on delivering work of the highest professional standards to ensure the exact deadlines, requirements and objectives of the client are achieved. This is exemplified in her execution of both quantitative and qualitative research studies in various therapeutic areas and targeting multiple healthcare stakeholders including payer, physician and patient respondents.

Ritupriya Yamujala

Senior Solution Consultant

Ritupriya Yamujala has a molecular biology research background and graduated from Rutgers University with a Master of Business and Science in Biotechnology and Genomics. She has 8+ years of extensive experience developing market research products and providing consultation to solve pharmaceutical manufacturers’ critical business questions. Most recently, she uses her indication-specific market knowledge and expertise to align companies with solutions that would best meet their new drug launch and sustained coverage placement goals.

Marty Mattei

Chief Clinical Officer

In his role he is responsible for providing oversight and direction to guide clinical and product strategy for the organization. He has previously served in senior level and executive positions over the past 25 years for several leading health plans, PBMs, and IT organizations, managing all aspects of pharmacy benefits administration, pharmacy product management and development, and clinical strategy.

Evan Curcic

Solution Consultant

Evan has been with MMIT for over 8 years in various roles, most recently as a Solution Consultant. He is an expert on all of MMIT’s solutions and has helped many organizations, both large and small, get the most value of out MMIT’s award winning data and SaaS products. His main focus is to pair MMIT offerings to the needs of our clients across the healthcare industry on a daily basis.

Jason Young

Senior Vice President, Clinical Data Operations

Jason is responsible for the management of all data which drives RJ Health’s core product offerings and solutions. He has significant input into the content, design, and development of new and existing data offerings. Using his insights and experiences gained working in benefit administration roles and his advanced knowledge of the RJ Health core data, he is able to assist clients with implementation to create optimal outcomes through the utilization of RJ Health’s comprehensive medical specialty drug data.

Jill Brown Kettler

Executive Editor, AIS Health

Jill Kettler oversees MMIT’s journalism operation, which publishes subscription publications that provide an actionable understanding of the business of health care and pharmaceuticals. She also is responsible for MMIT content including quarterly updates on the impact of COVID-19 on payer enrollment, as well as the Payer Profiles and Indication Briefs product lines.

Past Meet the Expert Sessions

Advances in Formulary Management: Integrated Solutions to Optimize Management of Medical and Pharmacy Benefit Drugs

with Marty Mattei

Access Trends for Innovative Technology: Cell and Gene Therapies, Biomarkers, and Telemedicine

with Fiza Bari

Controlling Medical Drug Spend: Through Coding & Reimbursement Transparency for Payers

with Chris Webb & Jason Young

Formulating Your Plan of Attack: How to Use Your Account Data to Achieve Market Access Goals

with Carolyn Zele

Medical Reimbursement/Billing Challenges Faced by the Market Are Only Growing

with Jason Young & Chris Webb

Predicting Payer Uptake with Precision

with Carolyn Zele & Ritupriya Yamujala

The Path to Pricing & Coding Updates: Communicating to Payers

with Jason Young & Karyn Turner

Predicting Enrollment Changes in the COVID Era

with Jill Brown Kettler

Simplifying Payer Account & Contact Intelligence: Data-Driven Segmentation & Targeting of the Health Plan Industry for Sales & Marketing Success

with Lindsay Lorenzen & Matt Breese

The Evolution of Oncology: Supporting Oncology Brands with Market Access Data and Insights

with Dinesh Kabaleeswaran