There’s no single solution to rising drug costs, but few oppose letting consumers find good deals. The problem has been transparency—learning actual out-of-pocket costs isn’t so easy, since many Americans get their drugs through prescription plans, and prices can vary widely by location.
Nominations for CURE® magazine’s GBM Heroes® recognition program are now open until September 15. The four winners, as well as those who nominated them, will be honored on November 16 at the 3rd Annual GBM Heroes® gala, which will be held at the City View at Metreon, San Francisco, California.
Physicians’ Education Resource (PER®) will host the 18th Annual International Lung Cancer Congress (ILCC) from July 27 to 29 at the Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach in Huntington Beach, California. The co-chairs for this congress are, David R. Gandara, M.D., division of Hematology/Oncology, director Thoracic Oncology Program, senior adviser to the director at the UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center, and Roy S. Herbst, M.D., Ph.D., professor of pharmacology, chief of medical oncology, associate director for translational research, Yale Cancer Center and Yale School of Medicine.
Pharmacy Times Continuing Education™ (PTCE™), a leader in continuing education for retail, health-system, managed care and specialty pharmacists, announces the annual Directions in Pharmacy® Meeting, which will take place in four cities in fall 2017. The programs will feature nationally and regionally recognized speakers and exhibitor sessions.
OncLive®, a leading digital provider of resources and information to oncology professionals, announces the latest State of the Science Summit™: Updates in Genitourinary Malignancies, which will be held at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017, at Yale’s West Campus in Orange, Connecticut. The program will be chaired by Daniel Petrylak, M.D., Disease Aligned Research team leader of the Prostate and Urologic Cancers Program at Smilow Cancer Hospital and professor of medical oncology and urology at Yale Cancer Center, and will feature distinguished speakers from the field of oncology.
Healthcare Analytics News™, a premier media platform that connects healthcare technology professionals and other key stakeholder with an array of valuable resources and the official publication of Healthcare Research and Analytics®(HRA®), is proud to launch its first print issue for July 2017, announced Michael J. Hennessy Jr., president of Michael J. Hennessy Associates, parent company of Healthcare Analytics News™.