MD Magazine, the leading source of physician news, conference coverage and peer-to-peer discussion, today announced that UC Davis Health System will be the first partner in a new Strategic Alliance Program. The alliance will allow MD Magazine to showcase the health system’s cutting-edge research programs, outstanding faculty and other innovative initiatives.
Cancer patients, survivors, caregivers, family members and medical experts will gather to share their knowledge and experiences at a live taping of the next CURE Connections® video series on Saturday, Dec. 5, during the Ruesch Center for the Cure of Gastrointestinal Cancers 2015 Symposium at Georgetown University Hotel & Conference Center in Washington, D.C.
Award-winning actress and cancer survivor Valerie Harper last night encouraged her audience at the first annual Glioblastoma Multiforme (GBM) Heroes Awards ceremony to “stay alive, stay fighting and continue on this amazing path of new ideas for treating and conquering cancer.” The event honoring heroes in the fight against brain cancer was hosted by CURE Media Group, publishers of CURE® magazine, the guide to every stage of the cancer experience.
Pharmacists will meet in three cities nationwide to focus on their expanding role in helping patients manage medication and avoid hospital readmissions at the 6th Annual Directions in Pharmacy® (DIP) continuing education conference next spring.
The national conversation on end-of-life care has shifted in recent years with Americans now strongly supporting discussions with physicians about this topic, the Kaiser Family Foundation reported in September. In addition, starting in 2016, CMS will allow Medicare to reimburse physicians for having discussions regarding end-of-life care.
CURE Media Group, publishers of CURE® magazine, the guide to every stage of the cancer experience, proudly announces the recipients of the first annual Glioblastoma Multiforme (GBM) Heroes Awards. These heroes will be honored at a gala event, along with special guest speaker Valerie Harper, on Friday, November 20, at the 20th Annual Scientific Meeting and Education Day of the Society for Neuro-Oncology.
Specialty Pharmacy Times, the specialty pharmacy industry’s number one journal and the most read publication among specialty pharmacists and pharmacy professionals, today cautioned specialty pharmacists and other industry stakeholders as well as patients and caregivers to be aware of the distinctions between true specialty pharmacies and other organizations that offer high-priced medications without other important high touch healthcare and related services for seriously ill people needing complex care.
OncLive® is proud to announce that nominations are open for the 4th Annual Giants of Cancer Care™ awards. The Giants of Cancer Care program celebrates the achievements of leading physicians and researchers who have devoted their time, talent and resources to improving care for the many patients and their families affected by cancer.
Physicians’ Education Resource®, LLC (PER®), is now an approved continuing education provider with the California Board of Registered Nursing. This accreditation allows PER® to increase collaboration with nurses to provide education that addresses their specific clinical needs.