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The Sunshine Act Disseminated: Xtalks eCademy Live Webinar on October 23rd


TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Attention pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device and medical supply professionals!

Xtalks eCademy presents a live webinar, discussing the ‘Sunshine Act’ on Tuesday, October 23rd, 2012 at 2:00pm EDT. To register for this event, please go to:

This new provision – which drastically changes how pharmaceutical and medical organizations are recording physician payments – is being implemented early next year. Are you prepared?

Join us on October 23rd to learn more about The Sunshine Act and new federal requirements.

Our keynote speaker, Konstantinos Papandrikos, Director of Transparency Operations, US Medical Affairs, Sanofi will cover:

  • Disclosure demands of The Sunshine Act and what they entail
  • How the new requirements will affect aggregate spend reporting
  • How companies are preparing to meet the terms of the new law
  • Best practices to ensure that spending is accurately accounted for under the Act

A live Q&A with the audience will follow the presentation.

Konstantinos Papandrikos is a well-rounded management professional with extensive pharmaceutical industry experience. As Director of Transparency Operations and US Medical Affairs at Sanofi, he is responsible for reporting Aggregate Spending across the Sanofi group of companies. As such, Papandrikos is responsible for the development, validation and certification of all the various reports; in addition, he was responsible for the development of the Aggregate Spend data collection process for Sanofi.

Konstantinos Papandrikos holds a BA in Accounting from Pace University and an MBA in Pharmaceutical Management from Rutgers Business School.

To register for this event, please go to:

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