News Archive, December 2018

MD Magazine® Expands Strategic Alliance Partnership Program with the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center

  • 2018-12-12 15:05:00

MD Magazine®, a digital portal focused on providing physicians with the most valuable, up-to-date specialty and disease-specific resources to help them provide the best patient care, welcomes the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center (UNM HSC) to its Strategic Alliance Partnership (SAP) program, announced Michael J. Hennessy Jr., president of MJH Associates Inc., parent company of MD Magazine®.

Pharmacy Times Continuing Education™ Announces The Council for Medication Safety: Mitigating Contamination and Improving the Safe Handling of Hazardous Drugs

  • 2018-12-10 15:35:00

Pharmacy Times Continuing Education™ (PTCE), a leader in continuing education for retail, health system, managed care and specialty pharmacists, announced The Council for Medication Safety: Mitigating Contamination and Improving the Safe Handling of Hazardous Drugs on Wednesday, Nov. 7, at the 36th Annual Chemotherapy Foundation Symposium Innovative Cancer Therapy for Tomorrow® meeting. The steering committee was charged with reviewing and discussing methods and strategies to improve the handling of hazardous drugs and will be publishing a special print and digital continuing education (CE) article that will be distributed in February 2019.

OncLive® to Present State of the Science Summit™ on Breast Cancer

  • 2018-12-05 16:10:00

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 breast cancer updates from the San Antonio Breast Symposium: 2018 SABCS on Thursday, Dec. 13 from 5 to 9 p.m. at the Millennium Hilton New York One UN Plaza in New York City. Chairs of the summit are Stephen C. Malamud, M.D., associate professor of medicine, hematology and medical oncology, the Tisch Cancer Institute at Mount Sinai, and Kevin Kalinsky, M.D., M.S., assistant professor of medicine, division of hematology and oncology, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Irving Medical Center.

OncLive® to Present State of the Science Summit™ on Immunotherapy, Precision Medicine & Neuroscience in Oncology

  • 2018-12-04 19:15:00

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 immunotherapy, precision medicine and neuroscience in oncology on Thursday, Dec. 12 from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Princeton Marriott at Forrestal in Princeton. The summit will be co-chaired by John Theurer Cancer Center, Hackensack Meridian Health medical experts Andre H. Goy, M.D., M.S., Martin E. Gutierrez, M.D., and Andrew L. Pecora, M.D., FACP, CPE.

Physicians' Education Resource® Presents the Third Annual International Congress on Immunotherapies in Cancer®: Focus on Practice-Changing Application

  • 2018-12-04 15:20:00

Physicians’ Education Resource® (PER®), the nation’s leading resource for oncology and hematology continuing medical education (CME), will host the Third Annual International Congress on Immunotherapies in Cancer®: Focus on Practice-Changing Application. The event will take place Saturday, Dec. 15, at InterContinental New York Times Square in New York City. The program will be co-chaired by Antoni Ribas, M.D., Ph.D., professor of medicine, surgery, molecular and medical pharmacology at UCLA, director of the tumor immunology program at Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center (JCCC), and chair of the SWOG melanoma committee, and Naiyer A. Rizvi, M.D., professor of medicine in the division of hematology and oncology, director of thoracic oncology and immunotherapeutics, and the Price chair in clinical translational research at Columbia University Irving Medical Center.

OncLive® to Present State of the Science Summit™ on Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

  • 2018-12-03 21:10:00

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 Tuesday, Dec. 11 from 5 to 9 p.m. at the Kansas City Marriott Downtown in Kansas City, Missouri. The summit will be chaired by Janakiraman Subramanian, M.D., M.P.H., assistant professor of medicine, University of Missouri Kansas City, and director of thoracic oncology a Saint Luke’s Cancer Institute.

Physicians' Education Resource® to Host Live Tumor Board: Real-World Evidence to Inform Treatment and Management of ER+ Metastatic Breast Cancer

  • 2018-12-03 21:00:00

Physicians’ Education Resource® (PER®), the nation’s leading resource for oncology and hematology continuing medical education (CME), will present a live tumor board titled “Real-World Evidence to Inform Treatment and Management of ER+ Metastatic Breast Cancer” on Wednesday, Dec. 12, at 3:00 p.m. EST. The webcast will be chaired by Hope S. Rugo, M.D., FASCO, clinical professor in the department of medicine (hematology/oncology) and director of the breast oncology clinical trials program at the University of California, San Francisco Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center.