Twelve of the nation’s leading oncology physicians, researchers and academicians were recognized by their peers as the 2015 Giants of Cancer Care at a ceremony hosted by OncLive® at the Chicago Illuminating Company last night. The awardees included medical pioneers selected by a panel of eminent oncologists for landmark achievements in translational research, gene therapy, immuno-oncology and other groundbreaking work that has changed the course of cancer treatment.
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Oncologists whose research and treatment innovations have changed the course of cancer care will join the elite roster of medical pioneers named OncLive’s Giants of Cancer Care™ when the 2015 honorees are announced Friday, May 29, during the 3rd Annual Giants of Cancer Care Award Ceremony to be held from 8:30 to 11 p.m. CDT at The Chicago Illuminating Company, 2110 S. Wabash Ave., Chicago, Ill.
The American Journal of Managed Care has created a forum for a range of voices to comment on healthcare reform and payment issues, giving contributors the chance to reach an ever-growing audience that follows the changing healthcare landscape.
OncLive’s Giants of Cancer Care™ award stands out among medical honors because those judging the national and international nominees are experts themselves, renowned for groundbreaking achievements in cancer care and research, according to Michael J. Hennessy Sr., chairman and CEO of Michael J. Hennessy Associates, Inc. MJH is a healthcare communications company committed to advancing cancer care through a broad range of educational, research and communications services.
PER®’s Annual School of Breast Oncology®, which borrows best teaching practices from medical school, is being recognized by the Alliance for Continuing Education in the Health Professions, a leading organization dedicated to continuing education for healthcare professionals. PER, a renowned, accredited oncology-based continuing medical education provider, will showcase these approaches in a poster presentation during the “Best-in-Class Outcomes” session at the Alliance Industry Summit to be held from May 11 to 13 in Philadelphia.
Pharmacy Times is the most-read publication among pharmacists and pharmacy professionals, according to the recently released 2015 Kantar Media Pharmacy Readership study. Pharmacy Times was the top choice among pharmacists working in chain and independent retail pharmacies and health-system pharmacies, as well as pharmacy professionals in key positions at pharmacy benefits management companies and managed care organizations. Pharmacy Times was also the top choice among readers in key groups, including pharmacists who spend a significant amount of time each day counseling patients and pharmacists who work in high-volume practices. Moreover, readers of Pharmacy Times who are members of the industry’s top three pharmacy associations—American Pharmacists Association, National Community Pharmacists Association and the American Society of Health- System Pharmacists—ranked Pharmacy Times #1 in readership.