Vice President, Pricing and Reimbursement
Maria has expertise in managing drug manufacturer’s obligations under the Medicaid Drug Rebate Program, the Federal Supply Schedule (FSS) contract with the Veteran’s Administration, the Public Health Service (PHS) 340B program, and Medicare Part B Average Sales Price reporting. Maria also has experience with government and commercial market contracting and pricing strategy, contract administration, and all payer reimbursement landscapes.
Previous to her position at TerSera Therapeutics, Maria was the Vice President of Contracts, Pricing and Reimbursement at Tolmar Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Maria also held various positions at Auxillium Pharmaceuticals, Actient Pharmaceuticals, Astellas Pharma US, and TAP Pharmaceuticals where she had also served as the SME for various contracting and pricing system implementations and was a point of contact for several internal audits and external OIG audits. Maria holds a B.A. from DePaul University and has over twenty years of combined experience in the pharmaceutical/healthcare industry.