News Archive, June 2017

Lights, Camera, Medicine: MJH Builds TV Studio for Docs

  • 2017-06-30 12:53:10

‘This isn’t my father’s business,” says Michael J. Hennessy, a second-generation medical publisher.

It certainly isn’t. For one thing, Jack Hennessy Sr.’s business never had its own television studio. The elder Hennessy ran Med Publishing in Jamesburg, and his three sons followed him into the medical communications field. But while Michael Hennessy started off publishing medical journals in the 1990s, today his firm, MJH Associates, does 80 percent of its business outside of the print medium. That’s why, when the company outgrew its headquarters in a series of buildings at 666 Plainsboro Road behind the Princeton Meadows Shopping Center, it built a multimillion dollar studio in its new location at 2 Clarke Drive in Cranbury. 

Evidence-Based Oncology™ Looks at Increasing Use of Palliative Care

  • 2017-06-29 15:09:49

Palliative care offers the chance to boost the quality of cancer care, but outdated beliefs that these services should not start until the end of life limit its use. The current issue of Evidence-Based Oncology™, a publication of The American Journal of Managed Care®, explores ways to bring palliative care to more patients who need it.

Pharmacy Times® and Parata Systems Reveal 2017 Next-Generation Pharmacist® Finalists

  • 2017-06-21 13:18:43

Pharmacy Times® and Parata Systemsfounding partners of the Next-Generation Pharmacist® awards, today announced this year’s 30 finalists. Next-Generation Pharmacist is the industry’s leading national awards program, recognizing outstanding pharmacists, technicians, student pharmacists, and industry advocates. This year more than 530 Next-Generation Pharmacist nominations were received across 10 award categories.

European Respiratory Society Endorses Physicians' Education Resource® Global's 1st Annual European Symposium on Lung Cancer

  • 2017-06-19 13:15:10

Physicians’ Education Resource® Global (PER® Global), the leading digital resource for oncology and hematology continuing medical education (CME) professionals, received the endorsement of European Respiratory Society (ERS), a nonprofit organization that focuses on the advancement of the respiratory medicine field, for the 1st Annual European Symposium on Lung Cancers, announced Phil Talamo, president of PER® Global. The symposium will be held in Barcelona, Spain on July 7 to 8.

Moving Mountains for Multiple Myeloma Receives the Bell Ringer Award

  • 2017-06-15 16:14:21

Moving Mountains for Multiple Myeloma (MM4MM), an initiative by CURE Media Group, Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation and Takeda was honored with the prestigious Bell Ringer award at the 49th Annual Bell Ringer Award ceremony, held on June 1, 2017. The award recognizes the efforts put forward by all three organizations to inspire, empower and engage the multiple myeloma community.

U.S. News & World Report and Pharmacy Times® Reveal 2017 Top Recommended Health Products

  • 2017-06-13 17:12:00

U.S. News & World Report, the global authority in rankings and consumer advice, and Pharmacy Times®, the leading media resource for the pharmacy industry, today released the 2017 Top Recommended Health Products. Consumers and health care professionals can visit U.S. News Top Recommended Health Products and www.otcguide.net to see the collective recommendations of thousands of pharmacists for more than 1,100 over-the-counter brands, representing 163 product categories.

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OncLive® Presents State of the Science Summit™ : Updates in Management of Adenocarcinoma of the Lung

  • 2017-06-12 14:30:48

OncLive®a leading digital provider of resources and information to oncology professionals announces the latest State of the Science Summit™: Updates in Management of Adenocarcinoma of the Lung, which will be held on July 8, 2017 at the Fairmont in San Jose, CA. Beginning at 9:00 a.m., the program will feature prominent speakers from the field of oncology and will be chaired by Heather Wakelee, M.D., associate professor of medicine (oncology) at Stanford University School of Medicine.

CURE Media Group Wins Three American Inhouse Design Awards from Graphic Design USA

  • 2017-06-08 13:26:33

CURE Media Group, the nation’s leading digital and print media enterprise focused on cancer patients, proudly announces it has won the 2017 Graphic Design USA American Inhouse Design Award for the CURE® Spring 2017 issue and Heal® Spring 2017 issue, both in the publications category, and for Extraordinary Healers Vol. 11, in the books category. CURE Media Group was chosen from over 5,000 entries.

Physicians' Education Resource® Presents 16th Annual International Congress on the Future of Breast Cancer® on both the East Coast and West Coast

  • 2017-06-07 14:25:19

The 16th Annual International Congress on the Future of Breast Cancer® will soon take place on the east and west coasts for the first time ever. The west coast meeting will take place from July 14-15 at the Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina in California, with the east coast meeting one week later, July 21-22, at the Crowne Plaza Times Square Manhattan in New York City. Both conferences will offer Maintenance of Certification and CME credits to attendees.

OncLive® Inducts the 2017 Class of Giants of Cancer Care®

  • 2017-06-02 12:43:07

OncLive® is proud to announce the inductees of the 2017 Giants of Cancer Care® recognition program. This year, 12 respected healthcare professionals who are advancing the field of oncology by their contributions in research and clinical practice. The winners were announced on June 1 during an exclusive celebration at the Chicago History Museum.

American Veterinarian™ Interviews Dr. Sarah L. Bennett about Pet Noise Aversion

  • 2017-06-01 13:24:49

American Veterinarian™, the premier multimedia provider of cutting-edge news, research and conference coverage in veterinary medicine, recently conducted an interview with Sara L. Bennett, DVM, MS, DACVB, owner of Veterinary Behavior Consultations in Fort Branch, Indiana, to discuss noise aversion in pets. In the interview she discusses methods that can be employed to calm and comfort distraught pets.