Who are we?

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Dr Navarro is the President of Navarro Pharma, LLC. For over sixteen years, we have provided consultancy services to pharmaceutical companies, the managed care industry, and the legal sector on projects related to managed care drug access, reimbursement, and contracting matters.

Robert’s previous managed care professional experience includes:

  • Director of Pharmaceutical Services, United HealthCare
  • Assistant Vice President of Provider Services, Health Net
  • Vice President for Pharmacy and Therapeutics, Express Scripts, Inc.

About Us

Robert was a co-founder and first president of the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP) and Foundation for Managed Care Pharmacy (FMCP).

Robert is a recognized authority within the managed care industry, and was the 2009 recipient of the FMCP Stephen G. Avey Award for his contributions to managed pharmacy practice.

Robert is a clinical professor in the Department of Pharmaceutical Outcomes & Policy at the University of Florida College of Pharmacy, where he teaches the "Regulating Pharmaceutical Access and Cost" and other courses in the online Master of Science in Pharmacy program.

He is editor of the textbook Managed Care Pharmacy Practice, 2nd Ed. (Jones & Bartlett Publishers 2009), although available at in textbook and Kindle edition at Amazon. The 3rd Edition is in progress. 

Robert is a co-author of the managed care pharmacy benefit chapter in the ASHP Handbook of Institutional Pharmacy Practice, 4th Edition, and the Pharmacy Benefit Chapter in Essentials of Managed Health Care, 6th Ed. textbook (Jones & Bartlett Publishers, 2012).

He is also acting as interim editor for the Journal of Managed Care Pharmacy.