News Archive, March 2019

Pharmacy Times Continuing Education™ to Present Specialty Pharmacy CE Symposia in Las Vegas

  • 2019-03-28 14:20:00

Pharmacy Times Continuing Education™ (PTCE), a leader in continuing education for retail, health-system, managed care and specialty pharmacists, will conduct 15 CE-accredited sessions in conjunction with the 15th annual Asembia Specialty Pharmacy Summit at the Wynn and Encore Hotels in Las Vegas, Nevada. The summit will be held from Monday, April 29, to Thursday, May 2, 2019.

Neurology Live® Launches Advances in the Diagnosis and Management of Multiple Sclerosis

  • 2019-03-27 19:45:00

NeurologyLive®, a digital and print multimedia platform dedicated to providing health care professionals treating neurological diseases with direct access to expert-driven, practice-changing news and insights in neurology, presents its most recent “Peer Exchange” panel discussion, “Advances in the Diagnosis and Management of Multiple Sclerosis.” The video series welcomes several physician experts in the field of multiple sclerosis (MS) who provide an overview of the diagnosis of MS and currently available treatment options, as well as the measures used to determine outcomes and the future of the treatment of the disease.

CURE® Magazine Names 2019 Extraordinary Healer® Award Finalists

  • 2019-03-26 20:20:00

CURE Media Group’s flagship product, CURE® magazine, which services over a million patients, survivors and caregivers dedicated to providing cancer updates, proudly announces Barbara Bittner, RN, OCN; Caitlin Cohen, M.S.N., RN, CPNP-AC, CPHON; and Angela Hammack, B.S.N., RN, OCN, as the three finalists for the 2019 Extraordinary Healer® Award for Oncology Nursing.

dvm360® Announces Fetch dvm360™ Conference in Baltimore

  • 2019-03-26 16:00:00

dvm360®, the No. 1 platform in the veterinary space, announces the first Fetch dvm360™ conference of 2019, to be held in Baltimore, Maryland. The dynamic veterinary continuing education (CE) conference will take place from May 2-5 at the Baltimore Convention Center.

The American Journal of Managed Care® Announces the Institute for Value-Based Medicine® VB-Onc™ Meeting Taking Place in Chicago

  • 2019-03-25 15:55:00

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 that will provide an overview of the future of the Oncology Care Model (OCM) and advancing alternative payment models in oncology. The meeting will take place on Thursday, April 25, 5:30-9 p.m., at the Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel Chicago in Illinois and will be chaired and moderated by Blase N. Polite, M.D., MPP, FASCO, associate professor of medicine, deputy section chief for clinical operations and executive medical director for Cancer Accountable Care at the University of Chicago Medicine.

OncLive® Presents State of the Science Summit™ on Ovarian Cancer and Soft Tissue Sarcoma

  • 2019-03-22 14:55:00

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 ovarian cancer and soft tissue sarcoma Tuesday, March 26, from 5 to 9 p.m. at the Millennium Hilton New York in New York City. The summit will be chaired by Mario M. Leitao Jr., M.D., FACOG, FACS, a surgeon, fellowship director of gynecology service and director of the minimal access and robotic surgery program at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.

OncLive® Announces Ed Kim as Program Chair for Inaugural Global Expo

  • 2019-03-21 14:15:00

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, announced Edward Kim, MD, FACP, a clinical oncology expert, as the program chair for the first OncLive® Global Expo, which will take place October 11-13 at the Orlando World Center Marriott in Orlando, Florida.

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

  • 2019-03-20 19:50:00

The American Journal of Managed Care® (AJMC®), the leading peer-reviewed journal dedicated to issues in managed care, will host a regional Institute for Value-Based Medicine® meeting on advances in treatment and management to reduce the costs and improve the outcomes of patients with diabetes. The meeting will take place Wednesday, April 17, 6-9 p.m., at Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel in California and will be chaired and moderated by Peter C. Butler, M.D., professor of medicine, endocrinology, diabetes and hypertension, David Geffen School of Medicine, and director of the Larry L. Hillblom Islet Research Center at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA).

Physicians' Education Resource® to Host First Annual International Congress on the Future of Neurology™

  • 2019-03-19 15:40:00

Physicians’ Education Resource® (PER®), a worldwide leading resource for continuing medical education (CME), will host the first annual International Congress on the Future of Neurology™ conference from September 27 to 28 at the Intercontinental New York Time Square in New York City. The educational program will be chaired by Stephen D. Silberstein, M.D., professor of neurology, director, Jefferson Headache Center at Thomas Jefferson University.

CURE Media Group Named the 2019 Ovarian Cancer Heroes®

  • 2019-03-18 16:30:00

CURE Media Group’s flagship product, CURE® magazine, which reaches over a million patients, survivors and caregivers and is dedicated to providing cancer updates, announced the 2019 Ovarian Cancer Heroes® who have made a difference in the field. The event was held during the Society of Gynecologic Oncology Annual Meeting on Women’s Cancer.

Pharmacy Times Continuing Education™ to Host Special Session on Pharmacists' Roles in the Opioid Abuse Epidemic During Directions in Pharmacy® Meetings for Spring 2019

  • 2019-03-14 18:20:00

Pharmacy Times Continuing Education™ (PTCE), a leader in continuing education for retail, health-system, managed care and specialty pharmacists, will host a special session during its ninth annual Directions in Pharmacy® continuing education conference series, Balancing Opioid Abuse Prevention Strategies With Legitimate Need to Prevent Under-Treatment, which will include a family perspective on the impact of losing loved ones to this epidemic.

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

  • 2019-03-14 14:50:00

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 that will examine how to deliver the best cancer care via the latest pay-for-performance models. The meeting will take place on Tuesday, April 16, 5:30 p.m. - 9 p.m., at the Crowne Plaza in White Plains, N.Y. It will be moderated by Shalom Kalnicki, M.D., FASTRO, FACRO, professor and chairman, Radiation Oncology, Montefiore Einstein Center for Cancer Care and Albert Einstein College of Medicine.

Physicians' Education Resource® to Present Molecular Tumor Board on EGFR Mutation Positive Lung Cancers

  • 2019-03-13 18:15:00

Physicians’ Education Resource® (PER®), a worldwide leader in continuing medical education (CME), will conduct the live CME-accredited activity, Molecular Tumor Board in EGFR Mutation–Positive Lung Cancers: Integrating Clinical Data Into Patient Care, as a satellite symposium adjunct to the AACR Annual Meeting 2019. The symposium will take place on Monday, April 1, from 7-9 p.m. at the Atlanta Hyatt Regency in Georgia and will be chaired by David R. Gandara, M.D., professor of medicine in the division of hematology/oncology director of the thoracic oncology program, senior advisor to the director at the University of California Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center.

CURE Media Group and Rare Disease Report® Add The Metaplastic Breast Cancer Global Alliance to Their Strategic Alliance Partnership Programs

  • 2019-03-13 14:35:00

CURE Media Group — which reaches over 1 million patients, survivors and caregivers across an industry-leading multimedia platform devoted solely to cancer updates, research and education — and Rare Disease Report® (RDR), a leading digital media platform focused on the rare disease community, announce their partnership with The Metaplastic Breast Cancer Global Alliance (MpBC Global Alliance, Inc.).

OncLive® Presents a Webcast on Treatment of Metastatic Colorectal Cancer

  • 2019-03-12 19:00:00

OncLive®, the nation’s leading digital resource focused on providing oncology professionals with the most current and insightful information they need to offer the best patient care, will host a webcast titled “A Practical Approach to Treatment of Metastatic Colorectal Cancer” on Thursday, March 28, at 3 p.m. EST.

CURE® Magazine Announces Giuliana Rancic as Keynote Speaker for the 2019 Extraordinary Healer® Award for Oncology Nursing Event

  • 2019-03-11 19:30:00

CURE Media Group’s flagship product, CURE® magazine, which services over a million patients, survivors and caregivers dedicated to providing cancer updates, announces co-host of E! News, New York Times best-selling author and cancer survivor Giuliana Rancic as the keynote speaker for the upcoming Extraordinary Healer® Award event taking place April 11th.

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

  • 2019-03-11 18:10:00

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 gastrointestinal malignancies Thursday, March 14, from 5 to 9 p.m. at the Sheraton Charlotte Hotel in Charlotte, North Carolina. The summit will be chaired by Jimmy J. Hwang, M.D., clinical associate professor of medicine at the University of North Carolina and director of the hematology and medical oncology fellowship at Levine Cancer Institute.

Pharmacy Times Continuing Education™ Launches Hyperhidrosis Patient Perspective Video

  • 2019-03-11 15:00:00

Pharmacy Times Continuing Education™ (PTCE), a leader in continuing education (CE) for community, health-system, managed care and specialty pharmacists, launches “Examining Hyperhidrosis (Excessive Sweating): A Managed Markets Update on New Treatments, Featuring a Patient Perspective.” This video segment is a CPE supplement of The American Journal of Managed Care®.

Pharmacy Times Continuing Education™ to Present a Live Symposium at the Hematology/Oncology Pharmacy Association's 15th Annual Conference

  • 2019-03-08 15:00:00


Pharmacy Times Continuing Education™ (PTCE), a leader in continuing education for retail, health-system, managed care and specialty pharmacists, will conduct a continuing education live satellite symposium titled Advancing Technology to Minimize Unintended Exposure to Hazardous Drugs in conjunction with the Hematology/Oncology Pharmacy Association (HOPA) Ahead 2019 Annual Conference. The symposium will take place on Friday, April 5, from noon to 1 p.m. CST at the Fort Worth Convention Center in Texas.

Physicians' Education Resource® to Present Live Symposium on Pathology Perspectives

  • 2019-03-07 19:10:00

Physicians’ Education Resource® (PER®), a worldwide leading resource for continuing medical education (CME), will conduct the symposium Pathology Perspectives: Establishing the Role of Predictive Markers and Testing Strategies in Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) Management as a CME-Certified satellite symposium adjunct to the 108th annual meeting of the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology (USCAP). The live activity will take place Monday, March 18, from 6 to 7:45 a.m. at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland.

OncLive® Presents a Webinar on Treatment of Hepatocellular Carcinoma

  • 2019-03-06 18:00:00

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 host the live webinar, “A Practical Approach to Treatment of Hepatocellular Carcinoma” on March 21, at 3 p.m. (EDT).

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

  • 2019-03-05 21:45:00

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 hematologic malignancies Tuesday, March 12 from 5 to 9 p.m. at the InterContinental Hotel Miami in Miami, Florida. The summit will be chaired by Stephen D. Nimer, M.D., a professor at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine and director of the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center.

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

  • 2019-03-05 15:30:00

The American Journal of Managed Care® (AJMC®), the leading peer-reviewed journal dedicated to issues in managed care, will host a regional Institute for Value-Based Medicine® meeting on the advances in treatment and management to reduce cost and improve outcomes of patients with diabetes. The meeting will take place Thursday, April 4, from 5:30-9:00 p.m. at The Statler Dallas in Texas.