This month the WMCMA Monthly Meeting will cover an “Overview of Hemophilia and its Management” presented by John E. Sandstrom, Pharm D Senior Managed Care Liaison, Baxalta US Medical Affairs.
An introduction to the pathogenesis, diagnosis, and treatment of hemophilia.
- Pathogenesis, epidemiology, and symptoms of Hemophilia
- Treatment options and Complications
- Health economic considerations
John Sandstrom, Pharm D Is originally from San Francisco, CA. He graduated from the University of the Pacific School of Pharmacy and currently resides in Ventura County, CA. His work experience includes leadership positions in hospital, infusion, and specialty pharmacies. He has also served as president of the San Mateo and Ventura County Pharmacists Associations. Recently he held a senior manager position in Global Medical Affairs at Baxter where he was responsible for VONVENDI, a recombinant von Willebrand factor. Currently at Baxalta he covers the Western US as a Senior Managed Care Liaison. During his spare time he enjoys formulating natural skin products, biking, and sailing with his friends and family.
Previous positions include:
Senior Manager, Global Medical Affairs at Baxter;
Senior Manager, Global Commercial Operations Training and Development;
Pharmacy manager at Walgreens Infusion Services;
Pharmacy director at ASL Specialty Pharmacy;
Assistant Chief Pharmacist at Kaiser Foundation Health Plan;
Pharmacy clerkship preceptor for University of the Pacific, University of Southern California, and Touro College of Pharmacy;
Past President Ventura County Pharmacists Association and San Mateo County Pharmacists Association