News Archive, November 2018

OncLive® Presents Latest State of the Science Summit on Ovarian Cancer and STS

  • 2018-11-29 15:00:00

OncLive®, the nation’s leading digital resource focused on providing oncology professionals with the most current and insightful information they need to provide the best patient care, will hosts its latest State of the Science Summit™ on the treatment of ovarian cancer and soft tissue sarcoma (STS) on Tuesday, Dec. 11 from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. at The Colonnade Boston Hotel in Boston, Massachusetts. The summit will be chaired by Joyce Fu Liu, M.D, M.P.H., who is director of clinical research, division of gynecologic oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and an assistant professor of medicine, Harvard Medical School.

Physicians' Education Resource® to Host Second Annual Precision Medicine Through Plasma: Using Liquid Biopsies in Contemporary Oncology Care

  • 2018-11-28 19:25:00

Physicians’ Education Resource® (PER®), the nation’s leading resource for oncology and hematology continuing medical education (CME), will host its second annual Precision Medicine Through Plasma: Using Liquid Biopsies in Contemporary Oncology Care workshop on Saturday, Dec. 8 at the Convene in New York City. The workshop will be chaired by Benjamin P. Levy, M.D., thoracic medical oncologist and the clinical director of medical oncology, Johns Hopkins Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Sibley Memorial Hospital, Associate Professor, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

CURE® Magazine to Host #CureConnect Tweet Chat on Talking About Cancer

  • 2018-11-21 18:55:00

CURE Media Group’s flagship product, CURE® magazine, which services over a million patients, survivors and caregivers dedicated to providing cancer updates, research and education, will host its monthly Tweet Chat Thursday, Nov. 29, at 1 p.m. EST, for readers to ask questions and to facilitate discussions around talking about cancer.

Physicians

  • 2018-11-21 16:20:00

Physicians’ Education Resource® (PER®), the nation’s leader in advancing patient care through continuing medical education (CME), will conduct six CME-Accredited Satellite Symposia during the American Society of Hematology’s 60th Annual Meeting and Exposition. The symposia will take place on Friday, Nov. 30 at the Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina and the Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego in California.

OncLive® Presents Its Latest State of the Science Summit™ on Genitourinary Cancers

  • 2018-11-20 20:40:00

OncLive®, the nation’s leading digital resource focused on providing oncology professionals with the most current and insightful information they need to provide the best patient care, will host its latest State of the Science Summit™ on genitourinary cancers. The summit will take place on Thursday, Nov. 29, from 5-9 p.m. at the Marriott Memphis East in Tennessee. Chairs of the summit include Daniel J. George, M.D., medical oncologist, Duke Hospital Cancer Institute, and Bradley G. Somer, M.D., associate professor, department of hematology and medical oncology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, and medical oncologist; senior partner, executive cancer council; and head of strategic expansion/development, West Cancer Center.

CURE® Magazine Launches Canadian Edition

  • 2018-11-20 19:15:00

CURE Media Group’s flagship product, CURE® magazine, which services over a million patients, survivors and caregivers dedicated to providing cancer updates, research and education, recently launched its first Canadian edition, announced Michael J. Hennessy Jr., president of MJH Associates Inc., parent company of CURE® magazine.

OncLive® Presents Its Latest State of the Science Summit™ on Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

  • 2018-11-20 15:20:00

OncLive®, the nation’s leading digital resource focused on providing oncology professionals with the most current and insightful information they need to provide the best patient care, will host its latest State of the Science Summit™ on advanced non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) on Wednesday, Nov. 28, from 5 to 9 p.m. at the Millennium Hilton New York One UN Plaza in New York City. The summit will be chaired by Kwok-Kin Wong, M.D., Ph.D., director, division of hematology and medical oncology, Anne Murnick Cogan and David H. Cogan professor of oncology, department of medicine, NYU Langone Health’s Perlmutter Cancer Center.

Oncology Nursing News® Names Deborah A. Boyle as Editor-in-Chief

  • 2018-11-19 17:35:00

Oncology Nursing News®, a digital and print media enterprise dedicated to bringing the oncology nursing community together by providing them with the latest nursing news, clinical insights and resources, welcomes registered nurse Deborah A. Boyle as its editor-in-chief following the retirement of Lisa Schulmeister.

Pharmacy Times Continuing Education™ to Host Three Educational Symposia at the 53rd ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting and Exhibition

  • 2018-11-19 14:57:00

Pharmacy Times Continuing Education™ (PTCE), a leader in continuing education for retail, health-system, managed care and specialty pharmacists, will conduct three continuing education symposia at the 53rdAmerican Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) Midyear Clinical Meeting and Exhibition on Dec. 3 and Dec. 5 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California, announced Jim Palatine, R.Ph., MBA, president of PTCE.

The American Journal of Managed Care® Names Dr. Erin Trish as the 2018 Recipient of the Seema S. Sonnad Emerging Leader in Managed Care Research Award

  • 2018-11-16 19:10:00

The American Journal of Managed Care® (AJMC®), the leading peer-reviewed journal dedicated to issues in managed care, honored Erin Trish, Ph.D., of the USC Leonard D. Schaeffer Center for Health Policy & Economics, with the 2018 Seema S. Sonnad Emerging Leader in Managed Care Research Award during the Patient-Centered Oncology Care® meeting on Friday, November 16.

CURE Media Group to Host First Annual Gala Honoring Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Heroes

  • 2018-11-16 16:55:00

CURE Media Group, which services over a million patients, survivors and caregivers across an industry-leading multi-channel platform devoted solely to cancer updates, research and education, will honor John C. Byrd, M.D., Brian Koffman, M.D., Christopher Dwyer and Lisa Minkove as the winners of its first annual Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL) Heroes awards ceremony. The gala will be held on Sunday, Dec. 2, at 6 p.m. at the Hard Rock Hotel San Diego during the 60th American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting and Exposition.

Physicians

  • 2018-11-14 19:45:00

Physicians’ Education Resource® (PER®), the nation’s leading resource for oncology and hematology continuing medical education (CME), honored Robert Figlin, M.D., FACP, as this year’s Educator of the Year. The award ceremony took place Thursday, Nov. 8, at the 36th Annual Chemotherapy Foundation Symposium: Innovative Cancer Therapy for Tomorrow meeting.

OncLive® to Host State of the Science Summit

  • 2018-11-13 21:40:00

OncLive®, the nation’s leading digital resource focused on providing oncology professionals with the most current and insightful information they need to provide the best patient care, will present its latest State of the Science Summit™ on diagnosis, management, and treatment of multiple myeloma. on Thursday, Nov. 15, from 5 to 9 p.m. at The Maxwell in New York City. The summit will be co-chaired by medical experts from the Tisch Cancer Institute at Mount Sinai: Ajai Chari, M.D., associate professor of medicine, director of clinical research of the Multiple Myeloma Program and associate director of clinical research, Mount Sinai Cancer Clinical Trails Office; and Sundar Jagannath, M.D., MBBS, director of the Multiple Myeloma Program and professor of medicine (hematology and medical oncology).
OncLive® to Host State of the Science 

The Center for Biosimilars® to Launch Biosimilars Stakeholders Summit

  • 2018-11-12 19:30:00

The Center for Biosimilars®, an online resource for emerging therapies that focuses on improving patient outcomes, will present its latest Peer Exchange titled, “Biosimilars Stakeholders Summit: Best Practices for Biosimilars Education and Promotion” on Thursday, Dec. 13, at 12 p.m., 3 p.m., and 6 p.m. EST.

OncLive® Presents the Latest State of the Science Summit™ on Breast Cancer

  • 2018-11-08 20:15:00

OncLive®, the leading digital provider of resources and information to oncology professionals, will host its latest State of the Science Summit™ on breast cancer. The event will take place on Wednesday Nov. 14 from 5 to 9 p.m. at the DoubleTree by Hilton Minneapolis Park Place in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The summit will feature the following co-chairs from the Mayo Clinic: Judy C. Boughey, M.D., chair, division of surgery research, and Matthew P. Goetz, M.D., co-principal investigator, Mayo Clinic Breast Cancer Specialized Program of Research Excellence.

OncLive® Presents the Latest State of the Science Summit™ on Non

  • 2018-11-08 15:20:00

OncLive®, the leading digital provider of resources and information to oncology professionals, will host its latest State of the Science Summit™ on non–small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) on Wednesday, Nov. 14 from 5 to 9 p.m. at the JW Marriott Orlando, Grande Lakes in Orlando, Florida. The summit will be chaired by Mark A. Socinski, M.D., executive medical director, Florida Hospital Cancer Institute.

OncLive® Hits 700K Page Views for the Month of October

  • 2018-11-07 15:10:00

OncLive®, the leading digital provider of resources and information to oncology professionals, surpassed 713,777-page views on Onclive.com for the month of October, announced Michael J. Hennessy Jr., president of MJH Associates, parent company of OncLive®.

2018 Giants of Cancer Care® Inductee Maurie Markman, M.D., to Present at 36thAnnual CFS® Chemotherapy Foundation Symposium: Innovative Cancer Therapy for Tomorrow

  • 2018-11-06 20:55:00

OncLive®, the leading digital provider of resources and information to oncology professionals, is pleased to announce that 2018 Giants of Cancer Care® inductee Maurie Markman, M.D., will present the Giants of Cancer Care® Lecture on viewing ovarian cancer as a chronic illness: and increasing need for both therapeutic ‘precision’ and a focus on quality-of-life at this year’s CFS® Chemotherapy Foundation Symposium. The lecture will take place on Thursday, November 8 at 11:10 a.m.

Pharmacy Times Continuing Education™ Names Dr. Ali McBride as Keynote Speaker for the 2018 Directions in Oncology Pharmacy™ Meeting

  • 2018-11-06 17:35:00

Pharmacy Times Continuing Education™ (PTCE), a leader in continuing education for retail, health-system, managed care and specialty pharmacists, announces Ali McBride, Pharm.D., M.S., BCOP, FAzPA, FASHP, as the keynote speaker for the 2018 Directions in Oncology Pharmacy™ meeting. The meeting will take place on Saturday, Nov. 10, at the Crowne Plaza Times Square Manhattan in New York City.

MJH Associates Inc. Acquires Medical Networking, Inc.; Strengthens Position in Healthcare Industry

  • 2018-11-06 15:06:00

MJH Associates Inc., a full-service health care communications company has acquired Medical Networking, Inc., a privately held company that owns Medstro and MedTech Boston. This acquisition further enhances MJH’s leadership position in health care communications with Medstro’s software as a service and MedTech Boston’s impressive reach into the digital health and medical technology readership, said Michael J. Hennessy Jr., president of MJH Associates Inc.

OncLive® Presents the Latest State of the Science Summit™ on Genitourinary Cancers

  • 2018-11-05 19:40:00

OncLive®, the leading digital provider of resources and information to oncology professionals, will host its latest State of the Science Summit™ on genitourinary cancers on Thursday, Dec. 13 from 5:45 to 9 p.m. at Motif Seattle in Washington. The summit will be co-chaired by expert medical oncologists from the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, which brings together the leading research teams and cancer specialists from Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle Children’s and UW Medicine: Evan Y. Yu, M.D. and Petros Grivas, M.D., Ph.D.

Physicians' Education Resource® Will Host the 13th Annual New York Lung Cancer Symposium®

  • 2018-11-01 18:52:00

Physicians’ Education Resource® (PER®), the leading resource for oncology and hematology continuing medical education, will present its 13th Annual New York Lung Cancers Symposium® on Saturday, Nov. 10, at the New York Marriott Marquis. The program will be co-chaired by renowned oncologists, Mark G. Kris, M.D., attending physician, thoracic oncology service, William and Joy Ruane Chair in Thoracic Oncology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, and Roman Perez-Soler, M.D., chairman, department of oncology, Montefiore Medical Center, professor of medicine and molecular pharmacology, deputy cancer center director, Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York.

The American Journal of Managed Care® Announces the Advancing Care Management Panel at the 2018 Patient-Centered Oncology Care® Meeting

  • 2018-11-01 15:45:00

The American Journal of Managed Care®, the leading peer-reviewed journal dedicated to issues in managed care, is pleased to announce that Rose Gerber, director of patient advocacy and education for the Community Oncology Alliance (COA), will be the moderator for the “Advancing Care Management” panel at the 2018 Patient-Centered Oncology Care® (PCOC) meeting. The event will take place Friday, Nov. 16 at the Sofitel Philadelphia Hotel.