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ADVI Congratulates Alex Azar On His Nomination To Be Secretary Of Health And Human Services


WASHINGTON, Nov. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- ADVI CEO Marc Samuels issued the following statement congratulating Alex Azar on his nomination to be Secretary of Health and Human Services:

"I congratulate Alex Azar on his nomination to be Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS). If confirmed, Mr. Azar would bring a winning combination of public and private sector experience to the agency. As a former HHS Deputy Secretary and General Counsel, and former life sciences executive, Mr. Azar is uniquely equipped to work with HHS' umbrella agencies in AHRQ, CMS, FDA and HRSA to tackle independent and cross agency thorny policy issues requiring tough talk and action."

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ADVI is a unique partnership of government, scientific, industry, payer, and professional consultancy experience and expertise offering a rare combination of leadership experience, industry relationships, knowledge of political and policy processes, reimbursement background, and transactional expertise. We deliver a balanced viewpoint, informed substance, and tested solutions to help our clients make winning strategic and reimbursement decisions, meeting the challenges of the healthcare system as they exist today, and tomorrow.

The firm represents a sophisticated client base of Fortune 100 life sciences, health care services companies, and providers as well as innovative, venture and private equity backed companies in diagnostics, digital health, health information technology and health care services. ADVI traditionally has been at the forefront of seminal payment and delivery reform issues currently before the CMS as well as local and national public and private payer coverage, quality, and reimbursement issues and in healthcare merger and acquisition deal flow. For more information, visit

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