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Leadership Series: The future of gene therapy

| Oct 25, 2021 | Federal

Bhash Parasuraman, vice president of value and access for rare disease and internal medicine at Pfizer, joined State of Reform on Thursday for a conversation on the future of gene therapy.  As part of our virtual “Leadership Series,” Parasuraman discussed the outlook for gene therapy, the policies she’d like to...[ Read More ]

State Sites Will Start Vaccinating Ages 12 to 15 on Thursday, May 13

| May 13, 2021 | Arizona

Arizona-run vaccination sites in the Phoenix area, Tucson, Yuma, and Flagstaff, along with many pharmacies and other providers around the state, will begin offering the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines to children 12 to 15 years old on Thursday, May 13. This exciting step forward follows today’s approval by the U.S. Centers...[ Read More ]

COVID-19 hospitalizations soar as Washington updates coronavirus response

| Nov 25, 2020 | Washington

The Washington Coronavirus Response Joint Information Center announced updates to the state’s COVID-19 response plan in the midst of a large increase in COVID-19-related hospitalizations. According to the Washington Department of Health (DOH), the state is experiencing steep hospitalization rates with 932 hospitalized patients recorded on Nov 23rd -- almost...[ Read More ]

Colorado front-line health care providers will get COVID-19 vaccine within weeks

Shawna De La Rosa | Nov 18, 2020 | Colorado

Colorado is just weeks away from administering the first doses of Pfizer’s new COVID-19 vaccine to health care providers who work directly with coronavirus patients. News about how the vaccine is being developed and distributed was discussed Tuesday by State of Reform Colorado panelists Katelin Lucariello, director, state policy for PhRMA;...[ Read More ]

5 Things California: Q&A w/Asm. Bonta, Topical Agenda, Pfizer vaccine

| Oct 23, 2020 | California

I tested positive for COVID last week. I had mild symptoms, but they were significant enough that they rattled me a bit. It worked out fine in the end. I'm through it and I expect to come out of my quarantine in my home office at the end of the...[ Read More ]

5 Things Washington: Health policy preview, Races to watch, Pfizer Leadership Series

Emily Boerger | Oct 14, 2020 | Washington

A big thank you to everyone who attended and participated in our 2020 Inland Northwest State of Reform Virtual Health Policy Conference a few weeks ago! Thanks to your support, State of Reform continues to foster this non-partisan “safe table” around which different silos from the Washington health care community...[ Read More ]