Pharmacy Times Continuing Education™ (PTCE), a leader in continuing education for retail, health-system, managed care and specialty pharmacists, will host the Directions in Oncology Pharamacy® Spring Meeting on June 9 at the Hyatt Regency New Brunswick in New Brunswick, New Jersey.
No matter what one thinks of the Trump administration’s plan to rein in drug prices, Harvard healthcare economist Michael E. Chernew, PhD, the co-editor-in-chief of The American Journal of Managed Care® (AJMC®), said its mere presence is a sign that the problem has broken through as a top-tier political issue that won’t go away easily.
Rare Disease Report® (RDR®), a digital component of Rare Disease Communications®, adds the Lowe Syndrome Association (LSA) to the Strategic Alliance Partnership program, announced Michael J. Hennessy Jr., president of MJH Associates, Inc., parent company of Rare Disease Report®.
The American Journal of Managed Care® (AJMC®), the leading peer-reviewed journal dedicated to issues in managed care, seeks nominations for the Seema S. Sonnad Emerging Leader in Managed Care Research award. Nominations will be accepted through July 31.
OncLive®, the leading digital provider of resources and information to oncology professionals, will host the latest State of the Science Summit™ on the treatment of ovarian cancer on May 24. The meeting, at DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel Santa Monica in California, will be co-chaired by Deborah Krakow, M.D., chair of the department of obstetrics and gynecology and professor of orthopedic surgery and human genetics at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA); Dennis Slamon, M.D., Ph.D., director of clinical and translational research at Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, director of Revlon/UCLA Women’s Cancer Research Program, professor of medicine and chief of hematology-oncology division and executive vice chair of research for UCLA department of medicine; and Gottfried Konecny, M.D., medical oncologist at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center in Santa Monica.
CURE® magazine, the nation’s leading consumer digital and print media enterprise focused entirely on patients with cancer, recognized four nurses as the 2018 Bone Health Champions™ on May 18 during the Oncology Nursing Society’s (ONS) 43rd Annual Congress.