Ned Pojskic is Green Shield Canada’s Vice President of Pharmacy Benefits Management. In this role, he is responsible for overseeing both the strategic and operational elements of GSC pharmacy benefits management function. On the strategic side, Ned leads a team of pharmacists and drug policy specialists responsible for setting GSC’s strategic direction with respect to pharmacy and drug benefits management, including product development and pharmaceutical industry partnerships. On the operational side, Ned’s scope of responsibility includes oversight of drug pricing, formulary management and drug prior authorization.
With an industry background that includes a role as Director of Health Policy for the Ontario Pharmacists Association, Ned is a key member of GSC’s Pharmacy Team. Ned holds Masters and PhD degrees from the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of Toronto and is currently appointed as an adjunct lecturer within the Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy.