Speaker Biography

Brian Solow, M.D., F.A.A.F.P.

Brian SolowBrian Solow, MD, FAAFP currently serves as the chief medical officer for Optum Life Sciences, a segment of Optum and UnitedHealth Group. Optum Life Sciences helps pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies successfully address product development and commercialization challenges by delivering a full range of integrated solutions in the areas of strategic insight, value assessment, evidence development, alignment to commercial needs and launch support. Prior to his current position, Dr. Solow served as the Chief Medical Officer for OptumRx which provides innovative pharmacy benefit management (PBM) services and products to employer groups, union trusts, commercial, Medicare and other governmental health plans. Dr. Solow’s primary responsibility there was the coordination of clinical activities related to the development, enhancement and implementation of clinical programs supporting formulary management for OptumRx clients.