Ryan Gehrke

Pharmacy Consultant, Health Plans 

Ryan Gehrke is a clinical pharmacist with experience in pharmacy benefit management (PBM), drug information, drug safety, and community pharmacy with more than 14 years of experience. Before joining PSG, Ryan served as Senior Clinical Consultant for OptumRx, where he managed formulary and clinical strategies for Medicare Part D, Medicaid, Commercial, and Exchange lines of business with large regional health plans by analyzing pharmacy utilization and drug trend, performing comprehensive plan reviews, and providing strategic pharmacy management recommendation to help meet plan objectives.  As Manager, Drug Safety/Medical Information for DDN Medical Affairs, Ryan managed pharmacovigilance and medical information activities on behalf of multiple pharmaceutical companies. As Manager, Medical and Drug Information, for Schwarz Pharma, Inc., Ryan was responsible for triaging and responding to medical inquiries and complaints pertaining to Schwarz Pharma products as well as building and maintaining effective relationships with movement disorder thought leaders to lay the groundwork for new product launch. For Aurora Pharmacy, he served as a Staff Pharmacist. Ryan earned a Doctor of Pharmacy from University of Illinois-Chicago College of Pharmacy and a Bachelor of Arts, Biology, from Ripon College.