News Archive, March 2018

OncLive® to Host State of the Science Summit™: Diagnosis, Management and Treatment of Multiple Myeloma and Myeloproliferative Neoplasms

  • 2018-03-29 15:56:00

OncLive®, the leading digital provider of resources and information to oncology professionals, will host a State of the Science Summit™ on multiple myeloma and myeloproliferative neoplasms (MPNs) on April 5 at The Camby in Phoenix, Arizona. The program will be chaired by Rafael Fonseca, M.D., consultant, division of hematology/oncology, department of internal medicine; chair, department of internal medicine; and professor of medicine, Mayo Clinic of Arizona.

Healthcare Analytics News™ Launches Weekly Podcast

  • 2018-03-29 13:51:00

Healthcare Analytics News™, a premier media platform that covers data and healthcare technology and is the official publication of Healthcare Research & Analytics (HRA®), will launch a weekly podcast, “Data Book,” starting March 30 at 8 a.m. with the inaugural episode “Who Is the Dark Overlord?”

OncLive® Hits 500,000 Page Views for the Month of March

  • 2018-03-28 20:10:00

OncLive®, the leading digital provider of resources and information to oncology professionals, has recorded 500,000 page views for the month of March, announced Robert Goldsmith, vice-president of OncLive®.

OncLive® To Host State of the Science Summit™: The Treatment of Gynecologic Cancer

  • 2018-03-28 15:40:00

OncLive®, the leading digital provider of resources and information to oncology professionals, will host the latest State of the Science Summit™ about the treatment of gynecologic cancer on April 4 at the Canyon Suites at The Phoenician in Scottsdale, Arizona. The program will be chaired by Bradley J. Monk M.D., FACOG, FACS, professor and director of the division of gynecologic oncology, School of Medicine at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Creighton University.

Physicians' Education Resource® to Host 3rd Annual School of Gastrointestinal Oncology™

  • 2018-03-28 13:58:00

Physicians’ Education Resource®, LLC, (PER®), the leader in hematology and oncology continuing medical education, will host the 3rd Annual School of Gastrointestinal Oncology™ (SOGO®) on April 28 at the InterContinental New York Times Square. The program will be co-chaired by renowned oncology professionals, John L. Marshall, M.D., chief, division of hematology/oncology, Georgetown University Hospital, and director, Ruesch Center for the Cure of Gastrointestinal Cancer, and Michael A. Choti, M.D., MBA, FACS, professor of surgery and chair, department of surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center.

Pharmacy Times Continuing Education™ to Host Improving Care Coordination in Schizophrenia Management Satellite Symposium

  • 2018-03-27 16:02:00

Pharmacy Times Continuing Education™ (PTCE), a leader in continuing education for retail, health-system, managed care and specialty pharmacists, will host a continuing education (CE) satellite symposium, “Improving Care Coordination in Schizophrenia Management,” in conjunction to the College of Psychiatric and Neurologic Pharmacists 21st Annual Meeting. The symposium will take place on April 23 at 3:45 p.m. (ET) at the JW Marriott, Grand Ballroom 7-10 in Indianapolis, Indiana.

The American Journal of Managed Care® to Host Its Latest Webcast on Implementing Alternative Payment Models for Improved Population Health

  • 2018-03-27 15:14:00

The American Journal of Managed Care® (AJMC®), the leading peer-reviewed journal dedicated to topics in managed care, will host a webcast, “Implementing Alternative Payment Models for Improved Population Health: Navigating the OCM” on March 28 at 12 p.m., 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. (ET). The event will feature Ray D. Page, DO, PhD, FACOI, president and director of research at the Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders; Sibel Blau, MD, medical director for hematology/oncology at Northwest Medical Specialties and Lili Brillstein, director of episodes of care at Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey.

Contagion® Launches Peer Exchange on Multidrug-Resistant Bacterial Infections

  • 2018-03-27 15:09:00

Contagion®, the nation’s leading digital and print publication that provides practitioners and specialists working in the infectious disease field with disease-specific information, has launched its latest Peer Exchange panel discussion, “Outsmarting Resistant Bacterial Infections.” The discussion features experts from the fields of infectious disease pharmacy and critical care debating the role of newer antibiotic therapies in the hospital setting and emphasizing the importance of antimicrobial stewardship in the battle against antibiotic resistance. The first four segments of the 16-part discussion are available online now.

American Veterinarian® Announces Open Registration for the 2018 Atlantic Coast Veterinary Conference

  • 2018-03-26 13:33:00

American Veterinarian®, the premier multimedia provider of cutting-edge news, research and conference coverage in veterinary medicine, has opened registration for the 2018 Atlantic Coast Veterinary Conference (ACVC) with a special early registration price of $350 for veterinarians, $275 for tech, hospital staff and front office and $95 for students. This year’s conference will take place from Oct. 8-11 at the Atlantic City Convention Center in Atlantic City.

CURE Media Group Announces the 2018 Ovarian Cancer Heroes™

  • 2018-03-23 16:07:00

CURE Media Group, the nation’s leading consumer digital and print media enterprise focused entirely on patients with cancer, will honor four individuals who have made a difference in the field of ovarian cancer tonight at the Hyatt Regency New Orleans.

OncLive® to Focus on Breast Cancer for its Latest State of the Science Summit™

  • 2018-03-23 14:24:00

OncLive®, the leading digital provider of resources and information to oncology professionals, announces State of the Summit Science™: Breast Cancer, which will take place on March 29 at the Hilton Tampa Downtown in Tampa, Florida, from 5:30 to 9:00 p.m. The event will be chaired by Hatem Soliman, M.D., medical director of the clinical trials office at Moffitt Cancer Center.

Managed Care Cast and Not So Different, the AJMC® Podcast Series, Give Experts a Forum

  • 2018-03-23 13:31:00

Healthcare is complicated, and talking about it demands more than a soundbite. With this in mind, The American Journal of Managed Care® has launched two podcast series:

  • Managed Care Cast, featuring healthcare policy and clinical experts, as well as authors of current journal articles, and
  • Not So Different, from The Center for Biosimilars®, featuring insights from stakeholders across this new landscape.

CURE Media Group Launches Weekly Podcast

  • 2018-03-21 06:19:00

CURE Media Group, the nation’s leading digital and print media enterprise dedicated to patients and survivors of cancer, has launched its new weekly podcast, “CURE® Talks Cancer.” The podcast includes interviews with patients, survivors, caregivers, advocates and health care professionals regarding the entire cancer continuum, including specific cancer types, treatment side effects and the psychological strains a diagnosis can have on individuals and their loved ones.

Contagion® Outbreak Monitor Keeps Doctors Up-to-date on Recent Multistate Outbreak of Salmonella Infections

  • 2018-03-20 15:31:00

Contagion®, the nation’s leading digital and print publication that provides practitioners and specialists working in the infectious disease field with disease-specific information, is sharing continuous coverage through their Outbreak Monitor on the recent multistate Salmonella outbreak that the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has linked with kratom. An article detailing the impact of the infections was also published.

OncLive® Hosts State of the Science Summit™: Hematologic Malignancies

  • 2018-03-19 07:27:00

OncLive®, the leading digital provider of resources and information for oncology professionals, will present State of the Science Summit™: Hematologic Malignancies on March 24 at 8:30 a.m. at The Westin New York Grand Central. Attendees will also receive updates from the American Society of Hematology (ASH) 2017 annual meeting. The program will be chaired by internationally renowned clinician and researcher, Andre H. Goy, M.D., M.S., chairman and director, chief of lymphoma, and director of clinical and translational cancer research, John Theurer Cancer Center; chief science officer and director of research and innovation, Regional Cancer Care Associates; and professor of medicine, Georgetown University School of Medicine.

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

  • 2018-03-14 13:38:00

OncLive®, the leading digital provider of resources and information for oncology professionals, will host its latest State of the Science Summit™ on March 22 at the JW Marriott Indianapolis, in Indiana, at 5:30 p.m. The program will be chaired by Bert O’ Neil, M.D., the Joseph W. and Jackie J. Cusick Professor of Oncology, Indiana University School of Medicine, and will focus on gastrointestinal (GI) malignancies.

Physicians' Education Resource® Announces Ed Randall as Keynote Speaker for New York GU™: 11th Annual Interdisciplinary Prostate Cancer Congress® and Other Genitourinary Malignancies

  • 2018-03-13 14:46:00

Physicians’ Education Resource® (PER®), the leading resource for hematology and oncology continuing medical education, has announced that renowned baseball radio and television personality, Ed Randall, will be the keynote speaker for New York GU™: 11th Annual Interdisciplinary Prostate Cancer Congress® and Other Genitourinary Malignancies. The annual meeting will take place on March 24 at Crowne Plaza Times Square Manhattan.

American Veterinarian® Adds Kim Long as Director of Client Relations

  • 2018-03-12 16:15:00

American Veterinarian®, the premier multimedia provider of cutting-edge clinical news, research and conference coverage in veterinary medicine, has added Kim Long as director of client relations for American Veterinarian® and the Atlantic Coast Veterinary Conference (ACVC).

American Journal of Managed Care® Announces the Inaugural Institute for Value-Based Medicine on Advancing Quality in Oncology Care

  • 2018-03-08 19:28:00

American Journal of Managed Care® (AJMC®), the leading peer-reviewed journal dedicated to issues in managed care, introduces its regional meeting platform, the Institute of Value-Based Medicine. The inaugural event, a dinner meeting entitled “Advancing Quality in Oncology Care” will take place at 5:30 p.m., April 5th at Rosen Shingle Creek Orlando, Florida. The program will be chaired by Lucio Gordan, MD, director of medical informatics, Florida Cancer Specialists.

OncLive® Presents State of the Science Summit™: Prostate Cancer

  • 2018-03-07 06:05:00

OncLive®, the leading digital provider of resources and information to oncology professionals, will host its latest State of the Science Summit™, which will focus on prostate cancer, on March 15 at Lowes Philadelphia in Pennsylvania from 5:30-9:00 p.m. The program will be co-chaired by Leonard Gomella, M.D., professor, chair, Department of Urology, director, Kimmel Cancer Center Network, and William Kelly, D.O., physician, professor, Sidney Kimmel Medical College.

CURE® Magazine Announces Amy Robach as Keynote Speaker for the Inaugural Bone Health Champions Celebration Event

  • 2018-03-06 15:49:00

CURE® magazine, the nation’s leading consumer digital and print media enterprise focused entirely on patients with cancer, is proud to announce co-anchor of ABC’s Good Morning America, breast cancer survivor and author Amy Robach as keynote speaker for the Inaugural Bone Health Champions gala. The celebration will honor champions who have made differences in the bone health community. This year’s gala will take place on May 18, at the Washington Marriott Marquis, Washington D.C., during the Oncology Nursing Society’s (ONS) 43rd Annual Congress.

Patient-Centered Oncology Care® Recap Issue Now Available

  • 2018-03-01 15:58:00

If you missed the annual conference, Patient-Centered Oncology Care® (PCOC®), which took place November 16-17, 2017, in Philadelphia, a special recap issue of Evidence-Based Oncology™ now offers full coverage of the meeting. It is available here.

Multiple Myeloma Patients, Caregivers and Health Care Professionals Trekking to the Doorstep of the World

  • 2018-03-01 14:09:00

To propel scientific and clinical research for multiple myeloma, a team of 18 dedicated individuals will embark on a daring ascent to Mount Everest Base Camp from March 3 to 16. The team includes patients, caregivers, and health care professionals who are taking on this challenge to support the Moving Mountains for Multiple Myeloma program (MM4MM), a fund raising initiative of CURE Media Group, the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (MMRF) and Takeda Pharmaceuticals.