Barry Fortner, Ph.D.
SVP & President
Specialty Physician Services

Barry Fortner oversees several AmerisourceBergen business units, including Oncology Supply, Besse Medical, International Oncology Network (ION) and International Physician Network (IPN) group purchasing organizations, ION Solutions, and IntrinsiQ.  These companies provide marketing leading specialty distribution and comprehensive solutions for the physician class of trade.

Previously, Dr. Fortner served as President of Oncology Supply, one of the nation’s largest distributors of chemotherapy drugs and supplies. Catering to the private community oncology practices, the patient-focused Oncology Supply earnestly supports the availability of local, personalized treatment for cancer patients across the country. Prior to assuming this role, Dr. Fortner served as President of ION Solutions, a leading provider of oncology practice solutions, data analytics, and payer services. He served as ION Solutions’ Senior Vice President, Payer Strategy and Sales, where he was responsible for leading all of the organization’s efforts in the payer arena, including the development and launch of an integrated, actionable payer strategy and the procurement of valuable member resources. 

Dr. Fortner has also served as Senior Vice President of Scientific Affairs and Product Development for P4 Healthcare, where he oversaw its primary and secondary research programs, developed its initial pharmaceutical database and data products, and designed and executed the seminal pay-for-performance third-party payer compliance and economic analyses.