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Scherr, Giacomin to lead HDMA board

Scherr, Giacomin to lead HDMA board

ARLINGTON, Va. —  Ted Scherr, president and chief executive officer of Dakota Drug Inc., has been re-elected as chairman of the Healthcare Distribution Management Association (HDMA). HDMA said Tuesday that Jon Giacomin, CEO of the pharmaceutical segment at Cardinal Health Inc., also has been re-elected as vice chairman. The elections were made at the sixth

HDMA honors McKesson’s Julian with Nexus Award

HDMA honors McKesson’s Julian with Nexus Award

ARLINGTON, Va. — McKesson Corp. executive Paul Julian has received the 2015 Nexus Award for Lifetime Achievement from the Healthcare Distribution Management Association’s Center for Healthcare Supply Chain Research and Genentech Inc. HDMA said Tuesday that Julian, executive vice president and group president at McKesson, was presented the award this week at the 2015 HDMA

Drug distributors reap benefits of tech investment

Drug distributors reap benefits of tech investment

  ARLINGTON, Va. — The rapid adoption of new technology is making the drug distribution industry healthier than ever. The sector’s investment in new systems and ability to quickly get them up and running is giving it unsurpassed accuracy and efficiency, said John Gray, president and chief executive officer of the Healthcare Distribution Management Association

HDMA announces government affairs promotion, addition

HDMA announces government affairs promotion, addition

ARLINGTON, Va. — The Healthcare Distributors Management Association (HDMA) has promoted Kristen Freitas to vice president of federal government affairs and hired Gary Riddle as vice president of state government affairs. HDMA said Thursday that Freitas, in her previous role as senior director of federal government affairs, has been pivotal in building relationships on Capitol