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The 4th meeting on Access to Medicines under Universal Health Coverage in the Asia Pacific Region was held in Seoul, Republic of Korea from 26 to 27 September 2017. The meeting was organized by the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Korea Policy Centre, OECD, World Health Organization Western Pacific Region (WPRO), and World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Health Systems and Financing (Director: Prof Soonman Kwon).

Participants from a total of sixteen Asia-Pacific member countries (Australia, Bangladesh, Cambodia, China, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Maldives, Mongolia, Philippines, Republic of Korea, Japan, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Thailand, and Viet Nam) and experts from Ewha Womans University (Republic of Korea), Health Insurance Review and Assessment Services (HIRA, Republic of Korea), National Health Insurance Service (NHIS, Republic of Korea ), University of Tokyo (Japan), University of Newcastle (Australia), University of South Australia (Australia), and Fudan University (China) were convened for the meeting.

 

Participants and experts discussed high cost medicines, pharmaceutical policies in countries and new pricing strategies, future activities and agenda, and the role of the network; topics presented and discussed were as follows:

 

-            Regional update on access to medicines in the Western Pacific (Socorro Escalante, WHO/WPRO)

-            Strategic purchasing initiative in South East Asia (Klara Tisocki, WHO/SEARO)

-            Value in pharmaceutical pricing: cross-country analysis (Luca Lorenzoni, OECD)

-            Malaysia plan for better access to hepatitis C treatment (Kamaruzaman Saleh, Ministry of Health/Malaysia)

-            Pricing and reimbursement policy of similar biotherapeutic products in Korea (Dong-Sook Kim, HIRA/Korea)

-            Access to orphan drugs in Thailand (Somruethai Supungul, NHSO/Thailand)

-            Medicines pricing and HTA in China (Yingyao Chen, Fudan University/WHOCC/China)

-            Medicines price regulation in Sri Lanka (Kamal Jayasinghe, Ministry of Health, Nutrition and indigenous Medicine/Sri Lanka)

-            Discussion on medicines price regulation in the Philippines (Irene Florentino-Farinas, Department of Health/Philippines)

-            Utilisation data for evaluating access and price setting in selected countries (Libby Roughead, University of South Australia/Australia)

-            Risk-sharing through Managed Entry Agreements (David Newby, University of Newcastle/Australia)

-            Overview of pharmaceutical pricing methods (Soonman Kwon, Seoul National University/WHOCC/Korea)

-            Medicines Pricing regulation in Japan (Ataru Igarashi, University of Tokyo/Japan)

-            The role of HTA in pricing and reimbursement of pharmaceuticals (Seungjin Bae, Ewha Womans University/Korea)

-            On how to improve access to medicines under UHC: a framework for analysis (Sun-Young Kim, Seoul National University/WHOCC/Korea)

 

Poster walk and speed networking were conducted during the first day of the meeting. Group activities were included in the meeting; participants discussed global debate on cost-plus, value-based pricing and differential pricing, and future activities and the role of the network in the second day of the meeting. 



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