News Archive, February 2019

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

  • 2019-02-28 19:10:00

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 Wednesday, March 13, from 5 to 9 p.m. at the JW Marriott Chicago in Illinois. The summit will be chaired by Ruta D. Rao, M.D., associate professor of medical oncology, Rush University Medical Center.

Physicians' Education Resource® to Present Evolutions in the Treatment and Management of Advanced Cervical Cancer: Leveraging the Immunosuppressive Microenvironment, Addressing Ongoing Clinical Ne

  • 2019-02-28 16:45:00

Physicians’ Education Resource® (PER®), a worldwide leading resource for oncology and hematology continuing medical education (CME), will conduct a live CME accredited activity entitled Evolutions in the Treatment and Management of Advanced Cervical Cancer: Leveraging the Immunosuppressive Microenvironment, Addressing Ongoing Clinical Needs as a satellite symposium adjunct to the Society of Gynecologic Oncology’s (SGO) 50thAnnual Meeting on Women’s Cancer. The program will take place on Saturday, March 16, from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Hawaii Convention Center in Honolulu.

NeurologyLive™ Launches "Epilepsy: Current Trends and Treatments for Focal Seizures"

  • 2019-02-27 16:30:00

NeurologyLive™, a digital and print multimedia platform dedicated to providing health care professionals treating neurological diseases direct access to expert, practice-changing news and insights in neurology, presents its most recent “Peer Exchange” panel discussion, “Epilepsy: Current Trends and Treatments for Focal Seizures.” The video series welcomes several experts in the treatment and management of epilepsy who provide peer-to-peer dialogue, authoritative insights, opinions and perspectives on current trends and available treatments for focal seizures.

OncLive® Presents State of the Science Summit™ on Gastrointestinal Malignancies

  • 2019-02-21 19:10:00

OncLive®, the nation’s leading digital resource focused on providing oncology professionals with the most current and insightful information they need to deliver the best patient care, will host its latest State of the Science Summit™ on gastrointestinal (GI) malignancies on Tuesday, Feb. 26, from 5 to 9 p.m. at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Raleigh-Durham Airport at Research Triangle Park in Durham, North Carolina. The summit will be co-chaired by Autumn Jackson McRee, M.D., an associate professor of medicine at the UNC School of Medicine, and John H. Strickler, M.D., anassistant professor of medicine at the Duke Cancer Center.

Pharmacy & Healthcare Communications LLC Launches Total Pharmacy™

  • 2019-02-21 16:00:00

Pharmacy & Healthcare Communications LLC, the publisher of Pharmacy Times® and Specialty Pharmacy Times®, today announces the launch of Total Pharmacy™, a full-service media platform designed to redefine the value and standards of retail pharmacy by providing trusted content and actionable business solutions to drive measurable change in health care delivery.

OncLive® Announces First OncLive® Global Expo

  • 2019-02-20 18:30:00

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 first OncLive® Global Expo. The expo will take place Oct. 11-13 at the Orlando World Center Marriott in Florida.

Dental Products Report Adds Noah Levine as Editorial Director

  • 2019-02-20 15:30:00

Dental Products Report (DPR), a leading resource focused on providing dental professionals with current and insightful information they need to provide the best patient care, has appointed Noah Levine as its editorial director, announced Tom Ehardt, president of MultiMedia Healthcare LLC.

National Association of Specialty Pharmacy Opens Registration for the 2019 Annual Meeting & Expo, Specialty Pharmacy Law Conference, Specialty Pharmacy Certification Preparation Course and Home Infusi

  • 2019-02-19 20:30:00

The National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP), a nonprofit organization representing key stakeholders in the specialty pharmacy industry, today opened registration for its seventh Annual Meeting & Expo, which will be held Sept. 9-12 at the Washington Marriott Wardman Park in Washington, D.C.

OncLive® Presents State of the Science Summit™ on Gastrointestinal Malignancies

  • 2019-02-19 15:00:00

OncLive®, the nation’s leading digital resource that focuses on providing oncology professionals with the most current and insightful information they need to provide the best patient care, will host its next State of the Science Summit™ on gastrointestinal (GI) malignancies on Thursday, Feb. 21, from 5-9 p.m. at the Marriott Washington Wardman Park, 2660 Woodley Road NW, Washington, DC. The summit will be chaired by John L. Marshall, MD, chief, division of hematology and oncology, Medstar Georgetown University Hospital, and director, Otto J. Ruesch Center for the Cure of Gastrointestinal Cancer.

Pharmacy Times Continuing Education™ to Host Live Symposium on Managing Treatment Gaps with PCSK9 Inhibitors

  • 2019-02-18 16:30:00

Pharmacy Times Continuing Education™ (PTCE), a leader in continuing education for retail, health-system, managed care and specialty pharmacists, will conduct a live satellite symposium titled Managing Treatment Gaps with PCSK9 Inhibitors in conjunction with the 2019 Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP) Managed Care & Specialty Pharmacy Annual Meeting. The symposium will take place Wednesday, March 27, from 6:30 to 8:00 a.m. PST in Room 15AB, Mezzanine Level, at the San Diego Convention Center in California.

Provider Behavior Change and Value-Based Incentives: AJMC® Study Says More Can Be Done to Accelerate Healthcare Transformation

  • 2019-02-14 21:00:00

The promise of value-based payment (VBP) to transform care delivery in physician organizations (POs) can be enhanced if policy makers and providers consider four strategies to push healthcare delivery to the next level, according to an article in the February issue of The American Journal of Managed Care®, “Are Value-Based Incentives Driving Behavior Change to Improve Value?”

Physicians' Education Resource® Announces Dr. Tait Shanafelt as Keynote Speaker for the 23rd Annual International Congress on Hematologic Malignancies®: Focus on Leukemias, Lymphomas and Myelo

  • 2019-02-14 16:30:00

Physicians’ Education Resource® (PER®), a leading resource for continuing medical education (CME), announced that Tait Shanafelt, M.D., will be the keynote speaker for the 23rd annual International Congress on Hematologic Malignancies®: Focus on Leukemias, Lymphomas and Myeloma. This year’s keynote presentation will take place Saturday, March 2, from 9:15 to 9:45 a.m. at the Eden Roc Miami Beach in Florida.

Contagion® Experiences Record Growth in its Third Year of Operation

  • 2019-02-13 15:30:00

Contagion®, the nation’s leading digital and print resource dedicated to providing up-to-date, disease-specific information to health care practitioners and specialists in the field of infectious diseases, is celebrating its third anniversary by announcing its record-breaking growth over the course of 2018. Traffic to its digital platform nearly doubled year-over-year from 2017 to 2018.

Pharmacy Times Continuing Education™ to Present Three Satellite Symposia at the APhA2019 Annual Meeting and Exposition

  • 2019-02-12 20:00:00

Pharmacy Times Continuing Education™ (PTCE), a leader in continuing education for retail, health-system, managed care and specialty pharmacists, will conduct three continuing education satellite symposia in conjunction with APhA2019, the annual meeting and exposition of the American Pharmacists Association, March 23 and 24 at the Grand Hyatt Seattle in Washington, announced Jim Palatine, R.Ph., MBA, president of PTCE.

Physicians' Education Resource® to Host Virtual Tumor Board®:Diagnosis and Management of Polycythemia Vera and Myelofibrosis, a Live Video Webcast

  • 2019-02-11 19:10:00

Physicians’ Education Resource® (PER®), a leading resource for continuing medical education (CME), will present an interactive live video webcast entitled Virtual Tumor Board® titled “Diagnosis and Management of Polycythemia Vera and Myelofibrosis” Thursday, Feb. 21, at 8 p.m. EST. The tumor board will be chaired by Ronald Hoffman, M.D., Albert A. and Vera G. List professor of medicine, hematology and medical oncology and director of the myeloproliferative disorders research program at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.

CURE Media Group Announces the 2019 Ovarian Cancer Heroes®

  • 2019-02-11 15:30:00

CURE Media Group’s flagship product, CURE® magazine – which reaches over a million patients, survivors and caregivers and is dedicated to providing cancer updates – will honor three individuals who have made a difference in the field of ovarian cancer on March 15 at the Hawaii Convention Center in Honolulu, Hawaii, during the Society of Gynecologic Oncology Annual Meeting on Women’s Cancer.

The American Journal of Managed Care® Announces Latest Institute for Value-Based Medicine® VB-Onc Meeting

  • 2019-02-07 20:30:00

The American Journal of Managed Care (AJMC), the leading peer-reviewed journal dedicated to issues in managed care, with its Institute for Value-Based Medicine will host a regional VB-Onc™ meeting on advancing quality in oncology care in the evolving value-based care landscape. The meeting will take place Thursday, March 7, from 5:30 to 9 p.m. at the Four Seasons Resort and Club Dallas at Las Colinas in Irving, Texas.

CURE® Magazine Announces Shannon Miller as the Keynote Speaker for the Second Annual Ovarian Cancer Heroes® Celebration

  • 2019-02-05 15:50:00

CURE Media Group’s flagship product, CURE® magazine, which reaches over a million patients, survivors and caregivers and is dedicated to providing cancer updates, announced Shannon Miller, Olympic gymnast and ovarian cancer survivor, as the keynote speaker for the second annual Ovarian Cancer Heroes® event. This year’s gala will take place Friday, March 15 at the Hawaii Convention Center in Honolulu, Hawaii, during the Society of Gynecologic Oncology Annual Meeting on Women’s Cancer.

Physicians Education Resource® Presents Interactive, Case-Based Discussion: Interpreting the Therapeutic Landscape in Multiple Sclerosis

  • 2019-02-04 19:50:00

CRANBURY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Physicians’ Education Resource® (PER®), a leading resource for continuing medical education (CME), will host an interactive, case-based discussion satellite symposium: Interpreting the Therapeutic Landscape in Multiple Sclerosis, adjunct to the 2019 Americas Committee for Treatment and Research in Multiple Sclerosis (ACTRIMS) Forum. The educational program will take place on Saturday, March 2, from 6:30 to 7:45 a.m. at the Hilton Anatole Governors Lecture Hall in Dallas, Texas.

MD Magazine® Hits 500,000 Page Views for the Month of January

  • 2019-02-01 18:45:00

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, surpassed 500,000-page views on MDMag.com for the month of January, announced Michael J. Hennessy Jr., president of MJH Associates Inc., parent company of MD Magazine®.