Triangle British-American Business Council Event to Highlight Innovation in Medicine, Healthcare

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. -- The Triangle/Eastern North Carolina Chapter of the British-American Business Council will host its first 2016 Business Exchange networking and educational event February 11 at GlaxoSmithKline’s Building 5 Auditorium, located at 5 Moore Drive in Research Triangle Park. Jamey Millar, GSK senior vice president for managed markets and government affairs, and Maureen O’Connor, executive vice president at Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina and president of Mosaic Health Solutions, will speak about innovation in medicine and healthcare.


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Steve Cain, president of the Triangle BABCNC, said, “We enjoyed tremendous success with our Business Exchange events in 2015 and look forward to presenting more topics of interest to the international business community in 2016. I am delighted that GSK is our host on February 11 and look forward to a very informative evening with Jamey Millar and Maureen O’Connor, as well as the opportunity to network and expand business contacts.”

EVENT AGENDA

5:30 p.m. - 6 p.m. – Registration and networking
6 p.m. - 7:15 p.m. – Program and Q&A
7:15 p.m. - 8 p.m. – Networking reception

The cost is $25 for Triangle BABCNC members, British expats, students and representatives of nonprofit organizations, and $35 for non-members.

To register for the event, visit www.trianglebabcnc.org/triangle-babcnc-business-exchange-innovation-medicine-and-healthcare. For more information about the Triangle Chapter of BABC, visit www.trianglebabcnc.org.

About Jamey Millar
Jamey Millar is senior vice president, managed markets and government affairs for GSK’s U.S. pharmaceuticals. In this capacity, Jamey leads all U.S. payer functions as well as government relations and public policy. Jamey continues to serve as a member of the corporate leadership team as he did in his prior role as vice president and head of the U.S. oncology business. Jamey has extensive sales and marketing experience working with providers, hospitals, health systems, and public and private payers across therapeutic areas including respiratory, GSK’s largest therapeutic area. Prior to joining GSK in 2001, Jamey spent 11 years with Procter & Gamble, where he held a variety of positions, including country manager for the U.K., Netherlands and Ireland.

About Maureen Kelley O'Connor
Maureen Kelley O’Connor joined Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina in 2000 and is executive vice president of diversified businesses for BCBSNC and president of Mosaic Health Solutions, a subsidiary company created to develop and drive market-facing solutions to meet the needs of consumers and other stakeholders in the healthcare ecosystem. Prior to taking on this role, she served as chief strategy and innovation officer, responsible for the healthcare and clinical divisions of the company, network relationships and health system innovation, data analytics and insights, strategy, and new business development. She was named by Triangle Business Journal as one of 12 "People to Watch" in 2014.

About the British-American Business Council
The British-American Business Council is the largest transatlantic business network, with 25 chapters and 3,000 member companies, including many of the world's largest multinationals based in major business centers throughout North America and the United Kingdom. Companies can gain access to the benefits of membership in this network by joining one of the BABC's chapters, all of which are independent British-American business organizations that participate in the BABC to provide their member companies with a broader transatlantic business network and additional member benefits, including marketing, networking and business intelligence opportunities. For more information, visit http://trianglebabcnc.org