CURE® magazine, the nation’s leading consumer digital and print media enterprise focused entirely on patients with cancer, honored Al Musella, D.P.M.; Linda Liau, M.D.; Kay Verble; and Matt Anthony as this year’s winners of its third annual Glioblastoma Multiforme (GBM) Heroes® Awards. The celebration gala took place yesterday at the City View at the Metreon in San Francisco during the 22nd Annual Scientific Meeting of the Society for Neuro-Oncology.
The American Journal of Managed Care® (AJMC®) honored Dr. Ilana Graetz from the University of Tennessee as the recipient of the 2017 “Seema S. Sonnad Emerging Leader in Managed Care Research Award” during the Patient-Centered Oncology Care® meeting on November 16th.
Pharmacy Times Continuing Education™, a leader in continuing education for retail, health-system, managed care and specialty pharmacists, in conjunction with the Hematology/Oncology Pharmacy Association (HOPA) will host the activity, “Pharmacists Reaching Out®: Improving Treatment and Care in Patients with Lung Cancer,” on Dec. 2 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the Swan Hotel in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. Attendees will be able to live stream the 10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. portion of the seminar.
Physicians’ Education Resource® (PER®), the leading media resource for oncology and hematology continuing medical education, presents its latest conference, Precision Medicine Through Plasma: Using Liquid Biopsies in Contemporary Oncology Care. Chaired by Benjamin P. Levy, M.D., clinical director of medical oncology at Johns Hopkins Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Sibley Memorial Hospital, the event will be held Dec. 2 at Convene at 117 West 46th St. in New York City.
To assist patients, caregivers and medical professionals to better understand carcinoid syndrome, CURE Connections® unveiled a 13-part discussion series featuring patients and doctors who shared their experience with carcinoid syndrome. CURE Connections® is a video platform designed specifically for patients with cancer featuring information, stories and advice about the cancer journey.
OncLive®, a leading provider of resources and information for oncology professionals, will host its latest State of Science Summit™ to discuss controversies in managing melanoma. The event will take place at the New York Hilton Midtown on Nov. 20 at 5:30pm. The program will be chaired by renowned oncologist, Mario Sznol, M.D., professor of medicine (medical oncology) and co-director of the Yale SPORE in Skin Cancer.