News Archive, June 2018

CURE® Magazine Seeks Nominations for 2018 MPN Heroes® Recognition Program

  • 2018-06-28 13:55:00

CURE® magazine, the nation’s leading digital and print media enterprise focused on patients with cancer, cancer centers and advocacy groups, is accepting nominations for the 2018 MPN Heroes® awards. This program honors individuals and organizations who have made a difference in the field of rare blood cancers known as myeloproliferative neoplasms (MPNs) by going above and beyond the standard of care, demonstrating leadership within the MPN community or a commitment to individual patients.

Evidence-Based Oncology™, an AJMC® Publication, Explores the Rise of Technology at the Point of Care

  • 2018-06-27 13:55:00

Data has become so essential in cancer treatment decisions that policymakers should view technology developers as stakeholders on par with physicians and pharmaceutical leaders when designing new payment models, according to authors from Flatiron Health, whose commentary appears in a new issue of Evidence-Based Oncology™ (EBO™), a publication of The American Journal of Managed Care®.

National Association of Specialty Pharmacy to Host a Pre-Conference Workshop on Home Infusion Therapy

  • 2018-06-26 21:11:00

The National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP), a nonprofit organization representing all stakeholders in the specialty pharmacy industry, including the nation’s leading specialty pharmacies, pharmaceutical and biotechnology manufacturers, health plans and integrated delivery systems, is pleased to announce the addition of a pre-conference workshop on home infusion on September 24 at 7 a.m. at the Marriott Wardman Park in Washington, D.C. The event will be held prior to 6th Annual Meeting and Educational Conference by NASP.

CURE® Magazine to Host #CureConnect TweetChat on Immunotherapy

  • 2018-06-25 13:56:00

CURE Media Group’s flagship product, CURE® magazine, the nation’s leading consumer digital and print media enterprise focusing on patients with cancer, will be hosting its monthly TweetChat on Wednesday, June 27, at 1 p.m. EDT, for readers to ask questions and to facilitate discussions about the recent specialty issue on immunotherapy.

OncLive® Presents "Practice Changes for Metastatic Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: Interpreting Recent Data for Immuno-Oncology Agents" Webinar

  • 2018-06-20 17:55:00

OncLive®, the leading digital provider of resources and information to oncology professionals, will host a webinar on the practice changes for metastatic non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) on June 28 at noon (EST). The live broadcast will be hosted by H. Jack West, M.D., medical director, thoracic oncology program, Swedish Cancer Institute, web editor, JAMA Oncology, founder and president, Global Resource for Advancing Cancer Education (GRACE).

OncLive® to Host State of the Science Summit™ to Discuss Updates From the 2018 Annual Oncology Meeting

  • 2018-06-19 15:49:00

OncLive®, the leading digital provider of resources and information to oncology professionals, is excited to announce its latest State of the Science Summit™ that will focus on topics discussed during the 2018 Annual Oncology Meeting. This event will take place on June 30 from 11:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.(CDT), at the Kansas City Marriott Downtown in Missouri. The program will be chaired by Suman Kambhampati, M.D., co-medical director of the Blood Cancer Program at Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute at HCA Midwest Health, vice-chair of the Sarah Cannon Blood Cancer Network and principal investigator with Southwest Oncology group.

MJH Associates, Inc. Receives Six American Inhouse Design Awards from Graphic Design USA

  • 2018-06-18 18:20:00

MJH Associates, Inc., a full-service health care communications company, has received six American Inhouse Design Awards from Graphic Design USA. The winning publications include CURE® magazine (spring 2018 and winter 2018 issues), OncologyLive® (March 2018, No. 2), Specialty Pharmacy Times® (September 2017), ), MD Magazine® (March 2018), and Veterinarian’s Money Digest® (December 2017). All won in the program’s publications category.

The American Journal of Managed Care® Presents "Implementing Alternative Payment Models for Improved Population Health: Experiences From the OCM" Webcast

  • 2018-06-18 14:25:00

The American Journal of Managed Care®, the leading peer-reviewed journal dedicated to issues in managed care, will host the webcast “Implementing Alternative Payment Models for Improved Population Health: Experiences From the Oncology Care Model (OCM)” on June 28 at noon, 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. (EST). This webcast offers payers, healthcare practitioners, and practice administrators the opportunity to hear a distinguished panel as they review and compare OCM implementation in community and academic practices, discuss performance feedback from the initial reconciliation reports, and the impact of program updates, continuing needs, and potential next steps for the Model.

Lung Cancer Screening Not So Simple, Report in AJMC® Finds

  • 2018-06-15 14:05:00

Lung cancer screening is free under the Affordable Care Act for certain current and former smokers, after a national study found their risk of cancer death fell 20 percent through annual screening with low-dose computed tomography (LDCT) instead of chest x-rays.

OncLive® to Host State of the Science Summit™ on Breast Cancer

  • 2018-06-14 14:36:00

OncLive®, the leading digital provider of resources and information to oncology professionals, presents the latest State of the Science Summit™ on Breast Cancer on June 21 at 5 p.m. at the Millennium Hilton New York One UN Plaza in New York City. The program will be chaired by Francisco Esteva, M.D., Ph.D., director, breast medical oncology program, New York University (NYU) Langone Health’s Perlmutter Cancer Center, and professor, department of medicine, NYU School of Medicine.

OncLive® to Host Regional Seminar Series on Lymphoma

  • 2018-06-13 16:58:00

OncLive®, the leading digital provider of resources and information for oncology professionals, presents the latest Regional Seminar Series on lymphoma. The program will be held June 20 at 6:30 p.m. at Del Frisco’s Grille in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts.

Physicians' Education Resource® Presents the 2nd Annual International Congress on Oncology Pathology™: Towards Harmonization of Pathology and Oncology Standards

  • 2018-06-13 15:20:00

Physicians’ Education Resource® (PER®), the leading resource for oncology and hematology continuing medical education (CME), will host the 2nd Annual International Congress on Oncology Pathology™: Towards Harmonization of Pathology and Oncology Standards on June 23 at the Crowne Plaza Times Square Manhattan, in New York. The program will be co-chaired by Alain Borczuk, M.D., professor of pathology and laboratory medicine, vice chairman for 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, director, clinical cancer genomics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center.

U.S. News and Pharmacy Times® Reveal 2018 Top Recommended Health Products

  • 2018-06-12 13:55:00

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 2018 Top Recommended Health Products. Consumers and health care professionals can visit U.S. News Top Recommended Health Products and otcguide.net to see the collective recommendations of thousands of pharmacists for more than 1,100 over-the-counter brands, representing 154 product categories.

American Veterinarian® Unveils Agenda for the Atlantic Coast Veterinary Conference

  • 2018-06-11 14:53:00

American Veterinarian®, a premier multimedia provider of cutting-edge veterinary news, research and conference coverage, has released the agenda for the Atlantic Coast Veterinary Conference (ACVC) on Oct. 8-11 at the Atlantic City Convention Center in Atlantic City, New Jersey. The meeting focuses on the latest strategies to drive veterinary practices forward.

Pharmacy Times® Ranks No. 1 Among Total Pharmacists

  • 2018-06-07 15:10:00

Pharmacy Times®, the leading media resource for pharmacists and the pharmacy industry, is the most-read pharmacy journal among total pharmacists, according the 2018 Kantar Media Pharmacy Readership study.1

OncLive® To Host State of the Science Summit™ on Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

  • 2018-06-06 15:35:00

OncLive®, the leading digital provider of resources and information to oncology professionals, announces its latest State of the Science Summit™ about advanced non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) on June 20 from at 5- 9 p.m., at the Hyatt in Bellevue, Philadelphia. The program will be chaired by Joshua Bauml, M.D., assistant professor of medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and the Veteran’s Administration Medical Center.