News Archive, April 2019

CURE Media Group Seeks Nominations for the 2020 Extraordinary Healer

  • 2019-04-30 18:20:00

CURE Media Group’s flagship product, CURE® magazine, which services over a million patients, survivors and caregivers dedicated to providing cancer updates, has opened nominations for its 2020 Extraordinary Healer® Award for Oncology Nursing. This annual honor recognizes oncology nurses who have made great strides in the field of oncology or demonstrated commendable compassion in patient care.

OncLive® Announces Steering Committee for First-Ever OncLive

  • 2019-04-29 18:20:00

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, announced its steering committee for the first OncLive® Global Expo, which will take place Oct. 11-13, 2019, at the Orlando World Center Marriott in Orlando, Florida.

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

  • 2019-04-29 16:30:00

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 its latest State of the Science Summit™ on non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) on Saturday, May 4, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the DoubleTree by Hilton Irvine-Spectrum in Irvine, California. The summit will be chaired by Dr. Sai-Hong Ignatius Ou, health science clinical professor, School of Medicine, University of California, Irvine.

Pharmacy Times Continuing Education™ Award Submission Named Overall Best In Class Outcomes of 2019 by Alliance Industry Summit

  • 2019-04-29 15:20:00

Pharmacy Times Continuing Education™ (PTCE), a leader in continuing education for retail, health-system, managed care and specialty pharmacists, is pleased to announce that its CE-accredited activity, “Pharmacists Reaching Out®: Optimizing Patient Management in HR+, HER2– Advanced Breast Cancer, the Role of CDK4/6 Inhibition,” has been awarded overall Best In Class Outcomes of 2019 by the Alliance Industry Summit (AIS). The award submission was selected from more than 30 submissons.

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

  • 2019-04-26 15:30:00

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 its latest State of the Science Summit™ on non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) on Thursday, May 2, from 5 to 9 p.m. at the Wyndham Pittsburgh University Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The summit will be chaired by Dr. Antoinette Wozniak, medical oncologist, UPMC Hillman Cancer Center.

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

  • 2019-04-25 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 deliver the best patient care, will host its latest State of the Science Summit™ on hematologic malignancies on Wednesday, May 1, from 5-9 p.m. at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Raleigh-Durham Airport in North Carolina. The summit will be co-chaired by Harry Paul Erba, M.D., PhD, director of the leukemia program, director of phase 1 development in hematologic malignancies, and instructor in the department of medicine, Duke Cancer Institute, and Cristina Gasparetto, M.D., cell therapy and hematologic malignancies specialist, Duke Cancer Institute.

OncLive® To Induct the 2019 Class of Giants of Cancer Care®

  • 2019-04-25 19:00:00

OncLive® is proud to announce the inductees of the 2019 Giants of Cancer Care® recognition program. This year, the program will honor 15 respected health care professionals who are advancing the field of oncology by their contributions in research and clinical practice. The winners will be celebrated at the seventh annual Giants of Cancer Care® Winners’ Reception on May 30 at the Adler Planetarium in Chicago.

Physicians' Education Resource® to Present an Interactive, Case-Based Discussion: Improving Outcomes in Progressive Fibrosing-Interstitial Lung Disease Through Early and Accurate Diagnosis

  • 2019-04-25 15:00:00

Physicians’ Education Resource® (PER®), a worldwide leading resource for continuing medical education (CME), will conduct the CME-Certified satellite symposium Improving Outcomes in Progressive Fibrosing-Interstitial Lung Disease (PF-ILD) Through Early and Accurate Diagnosis, adjunct to the 2019 American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) Annual Meeting. The live program will take place Thursday, May 9, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Hawaii Convention Center in Honolulu.

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

  • 2019-04-23 15:50:00

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 on Tuesday, April 30, from 5 to 9 p.m. at the Westin Southfield in Detroit, Michigan. The summit will be chaired by Philip A. Philip, M.D., Ph.D., FRCP, clinical professor of oncology at the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute in Detroit.

Physicians' Education Resource® Hosts the 2019 New York Cardio-Endo-Renal Collaborative

  • 2019-04-22 18:29:00

Physicians’ Education Resource® (PER®), a worldwide leading resource for continuing medical education (CME), presents the 3rd Annual New York Cardio-Endo-Renal Collaborative (NY CERC) on Saturday, Sept. 28, at The Westin New York at Times Square in New York City. The program will be co-chaired by Stephen A. Brunton, M.D., FAAFP, executive vice president, Primary Care Education Consortium; Keith C. Ferdinand, M.D., FACC, FAHA, FNLA, FASH, professor of medicine, Tulane University School of Medicine and Tulane Heart and Vascular Institute; and James A. Underberg, M.D., FACPM, FACP, FNLA, immediate past president of the National Lipid Association, clinical assistant professor of medicine, New York University School of Medicine.

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

  • 2019-04-22 16:35:00

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 Wednesday, April 24, from 5 to 9 p.m. at the Sheraton Needham Hotel in Needham, Massachusetts. The summit will be chaired by Bradley McGregor, M.D., clinical director of the Lank Center for Genitourinary Oncology, Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women’s Cancer Center and an instructor in medicine at Harvard Medical School.

MD Magazine® Adds Rare Disease Report® to Online Platform

  • 2019-04-22 15:15:00

MD Magazine®, a digital platform that focuses on providing physicians with the most valuable and up-to-date specialty- and disease-specific resources to help them deliver the best patient care, is proud to announce the addition of Rare Disease Report® to its online platform.

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

  • 2019-04-19 17:00:00

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 its latest State of the Science Summit™ on hematologic malignancies on Tuesday, April 23, from 5-9 p.m. at the Embassy Suites by Hilton Milwaukee Brookfield in Wisconsin. The summit will be co-chaired by Ehab L. Atallah, M.D., associate professor, Medical College of Wisconsin, and Parameswaran Hari, M.D., MRCP, the Armand J. Quick/William F. Stapp Professor of Hematology and chief, division of hematology and oncology, Medical College of Wisconsin.

Medical Economics® Releases 90th Annual Physician Report

  • 2019-04-18 19:00:00

Medical Economics®, a multimedia platform that provides resources for physicians that include practice management, health technology and expert voices, releases its 90th annual Physician Report, which discusses the results of its annual salary survey.

Physicians' Education Resource® Hosts the 3rd Annual International Congress on Oncology Pathology™ in New York City

  • 2019-04-18 14:30:00

Physicians’ Education Resource® (PER®), a worldwide leader in continuing medical education (CME), presents the 3rd Annual International Congress on Oncology & Pathology™: Towards Harmonization of Pathology and Oncology Standards on Saturday, June 22, at the Crowne Plaza Times Square Manhattan in New York City. The program will be co-chaired by Alain C. Borczuk, M.D., professor of pathology and laboratory medicine and vice chairman and director of anatomic pathology, department of pathology and laboratory medicine, Weill Cornell Medicine, and Balazs Halmos, M.D., professor of clinical medicine; director, thoracic/head and neck oncology; and director, clinical cancer genomics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center.

MD Magazine® Launches Schizophrenia Treatment Approaches and Relapse Prevention Video Series

  • 2019-04-17 18:20:00

MD Magazine®, a digital portal focused on providing physicians with the most valuable and up-to-date specialty- and disease-specific resources to help them provide the best patient care, presents its most recent “Peer Exchange” panel discussion, “Expert Perspectives on Schizophrenia Treatment Approaches and Relapse Prevention.” The video series welcomes several experts in the management of schizophrenia who will delve into discussions regarding the use of long-acting injectable antipsychotics in patients with schizophrenia, and considerations for managing patients on therapy to improve rates of adherence and decrease the risk for relapse.

LCGC® Named Premium Media Partner for the High-Performance Liquid Phase Separations 2019 Meeting

  • 2019-04-16 16:00:00

LCGC®, the premier global multimedia resource providing information in the field of chromatography and the separation sciences, is proud to announce that it’s a bronze sponsor, media partner and exclusive provider of video content services for this year’s International Symposium on High-Performance Liquid Phase Separations and Related Techniques (HPLC). The meeting will be held June 16-20 in Milan, Italy.

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

  • 2019-04-16 16:00:00

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 its latest State of the Science Summit™ on breast cancer Thursday, April 18, from 5 to 9:30 p.m. at the Langham Huntington in Pasadena, California. The summit will be co-chaired by Laura Kruper, M.D., MS, director of the women’s center; chief of the breast surgery service; associate professor in the division of surgery oncology, department of surgery; and a breast surgeon at City of Hope, and Joanne Mortimer, M.D., associate director for education and training at the comprehensive cancer center, Baum Family professor in women’s cancers, vice chair of and professor in the department of medical oncology and therapeutics research, and director of women’s cancer programs at City of Hope.

CURE Media Group Names Caitlin Cohen as 2019 CURE® Extraordinary Healer

  • 2019-04-12 14:10:00

CURE Media Group’s flagship product, CURE® magazine, which services over a million patients, survivors and caregivers dedicated to providing cancer updates, announces that Caitlin Cohen, M.S.N., RN, CPNP-AC, CPHON, of University of Chicago Medicine Comer Children’s Hospital, was chosen as the 2019 CURE® Extraordinary Healer® for Oncology Nursing, which honors nurses who have dedicated their careers to helping patients with cancer, their families and their oncology co-workers.

MD Magazine® Launches Identifying the Biomarkers for the Treatment of Severe Asthma Video Series

  • 2019-04-11 21:00:00

MD Magazine®, a digital portal focused on providing physicians with the most valuable and up-to-date specialty- and disease-specific resources to help them provide the best patient care, presents its most recent “Peer Exchange” panel discussion, “Identifying the Biomarkers for the Treatment of Severe Asthma.” The video series welcomes several experts who will review the biologic therapies that are now available to treat patients with asthma. The panel will also delve into in-depth discussion regarding the significance of identifying and using biomarkers to help guide clinicians through important treatment decisions.

NeurologyLive™ Names Stephen D. Silberstein as Editor In Chief

  • 2019-04-10 16:30:00

NeurologyLive™, a multimedia platform dedicated to providing health care professionals treating neurological diseases with direct access to expert-driven, practice-changing news and insights in neurology, welcomes Stephen D. Silberstein, M.D., as its new editor in chief.

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

  • 2019-04-10 13:30:00

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 latest State of the Science Summit™ on non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) Tuesday, April 16, from 5 to 9 p.m. at Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek in Dallas. The summit will be co-chaired by Kartik Konduri, M.D., co-medical director of the lung cancer center of excellence at Baylor Charles A. Sammons Cancer Center at Baylor University Medical Center, and David P. Mason, M.D., chief of thoracic surgery and lung transplantation for Baylor Scott & White Health.

Contagion® Launches HIV Screening, Prevention, and Treatment Advance Video Series

  • 2019-04-09 19:50:00

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, presents its most recent “Peer Exchange” panel discussion, “HIV Screening, Prevention, and Treatment Advances.” The video series welcomes several experts in the treatment and management of HIV who provide peer-to-peer dialogue, insights, opinions, and perspectives on current trends and available treatments for patients with HIV.

dvm360® Announces Dr. Alane Cahalane as Keynote Speaker for Fetch dvm360™ Conference

  • 2019-04-09 15:30:00

dvm360®, the No. 1 platform in the veterinary space, announces CEO and co-founder of Veterinary Specialty Hospital of Hong Kong, Alane Cahalane, D.V.M., M.A., B.S.C., DACVS, as the keynote speaker, sponsored by Boehringer Ingelheim for the upcoming Fetch dvm360™ conference taking place from May 2-5 at the Baltimore Convention Center in Maryland.

Physicians' Education Resource® to Host 4th Annual School of Gastrointestinal Oncology™

  • 2019-04-08 20:30:00

Physicians’ Education Resource® (PER®), a worldwide leading resource for continuing medical education, will host its 4th Annual School of Gastrointestinal Oncology™ (SOGO®) on Saturday, April 27, at the Grand Hyatt Washington in Washington, D.C. The program will be co-chaired by world-renowned experts John L. Marshall, M.D., chief, division of hematology/oncology, Medstar Georgetown University Hospital; professor of medicine and oncology, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center; and director, The Ruesch Center for the Cure of Gastrointestinal Cancers; and Michael A. Choti, M.D., MBA, FACS, chief of surgery, Banner Health MD Anderson Cancer Center. This year’s annual conference will be held at the Grant Hyatt Washington in Washington, DC.

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

  • 2019-04-08 18:25:00

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 the treatment of hematologic malignancies Thursday, April 11, from 5 to 9 p.m. at the Colonnade Boston Hotel. The summit will be chaired by Paul G. Richardson, M.D., clinical program leader and director of clinical research at Jerome Lipper Multiple Myeloma Center and RJ Corman professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School.

Optometry Times® Editor Dr. Ben Casella Named Optometrist of the Year by AOA

  • 2019-04-08 18:20:00

Optometry Times®, the leading resource of news and information for optometry professionals, announces that its chief optometric editor, Benjamin P. Casella, OD, FAAO, has received this year’s Optometrist (OD) of the Year award from the American Optometric Association (AOA). The award will be presented at Optometry’s Meeting 2019, June 19-23, in St. Louis, MO.

Physicians' Education Resource® to Host 1st Annual Precision Medicine Symposium in New York City

  • 2019-04-04 19:20:00

Physicians’ Education Resource® (PER®), a worldwide leader in continuing medical education (CME), will present its 1st Annual Precision Medicine Symposium: An Illustrated Tumor Board meeting from May 9-10 at Parker New York in New York City. This dynamic symposium will be chaired by Andre H. Goy, M.D., MS, chairman, executive director, and lymphoma division chief at John Theurer Cancer Center at Hackensack University Medical Center; chief science officer at Regional Cancer Care Associates; professor of medicine at Georgetown University; and professor and chair of the oncology department at Seton Hall - Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine.

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

  • 2019-04-03 13:15:00

OncLive®, the nation’s leading multimedia 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 on Wednesday, April 10, from 5-9 p.m. at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Dallas Near the Galleria, in Texas. The summit will be chaired by Joyce O’Shaughnessy, M.D., co-chair of breast cancer research and chair of breast cancer prevention research at Texas Oncology-Baylor Charles A. Sammons Cancer Center.

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

  • 2019-04-02 14:45:00

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 of diabetes to reduce the costs and improve the outcomes for patients. The meeting will take place Thursday, May 2, 5:30-9 p.m., at Le Méridien Arlington in Virginia and will be chaired and moderated by Stephen C. Clement, M.D., medicaldirector of endocrine services at Inova Health System.

dvm360® Expands Its Portfolio with the Addition of the Atlantic Coast Veterinary Conference®

  • 2019-04-01 18:15:00

MJH Associates‚ Inc., (MJH) a leading independent full-service health care education, market research and multichannel medical communications company, recently acquired media assets from the UBM Life Sciences Group (part of Informa PLC), including market-leading dvm360® brands (dvm360.com, dvm360® Magazine, Vetted, Firstline®, and Fetch dvm360® events). With this acquisition, dvm360® is now part of the MultiMedia Healthcare Group and will add the Atlantic Coast Veterinary Conference® to its portfolio.