Diane B Giaquinta, PharmD, FAMCP, is President of StrategiCare Inc., a healthcare consulting company with an emphasis in managed care pharmacy. Her consulting areas of expertise are in product commercialization strategies for managed markets throughout the development cycle and launch, managed care training, customer partnership development, market research, and disease management. Her unique perspective comes from her experience; having held senior management positions in both managed care pharmacy and the pharmaceutical industry, which allows her to understand the requirements and needs of both parties. She has provided consulting expertise to the majority of the top pharmaceutical companies. Dr Giaquinta received her Doctorate in Pharmacy from the University of Southern California in Los Angeles. She has held various positions in the managed healthcare industry, previously acting as Vice President and General Manager of Wellpoint Pharmacy Management, where she established the PBM for the parent company and managed all pharmacy benefit sales and operations. Dr Giaquinta is a Past President of the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP) and was instrumental in the creation of the association. She has participated as a managed care expert on many advisory committees for professional associations and the pharmaceutical industry. She held the position of Director of Pharmacy Practice for a leading healthcare journal entitled Managed Care Interface from 2001-2007. Dr Giaquinta is the coauthor of a chapter in the ACCP PSAP Systems of Care Textbook entitled Managed Care in the New Millennium: Principles, Practices and Systems. Her volunteer activities include Consultant Pharmacist for the South Bay Free Clinic and staff work for local community charities.