News Archive, July 2018

ASCO Recap Available in AJMC®'s Evidence-Based Oncology™

  • 2018-07-31 20:11:00

Those who could not attend the annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) in June can catch up on both science and care strategies in the special recap issue of Evidence-Based Oncology™ (EBO™), which is now available. EBO™ is a publication of The American Journal of Managed Care®.

Physicians' Education Resource® Announces Tiki Barber as Keynote Speaker for 36th Annual CFS Chemotherapy Foundation Symposium: Innovative Cancer Therapy for Tomorrow® Meeting

  • 2018-07-31 18:39:00

Physicians’ Education Resource® (PER®), the leading resource for oncology and hematology continuing medical education (CME), announces celebrated former New York Giants running back Tiki Barber as the keynote speaker for the 36th Annual Chemotherapy Foundation Symposium (CFS): Innovative Cancer Therapy for Tomorrow®. The event will take place on Nov. 7 to 9 at the New York Marriott Marquis in New York City.

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

  • 2018-07-31 15:39:00

OncLive®, the leading digital provider of resources and information to oncology professionals, presents the latest State of the Science Summit™ on advanced non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) on Tuesday, August 7 from 5 to 9 p.m. The program will be co-chaired by experts from the University of Virginia Health System: Richard D. Hall, M.D., assistant professor of medicine, hematology/oncology and fellowship director of hematology/oncology, and Ryan Gentzler, M.D., assistant professor of medicine, hematology/oncology.

CURE Media Group Announces Scott Hamilton as Guest Speaker at the 2018 MPN Heroes® Recognition Ceremony

  • 2018-07-30 14:58:00

CURE Media Group, the nation’s leading digital and print media enterprise focused on cancer patients, is proud to announce that Scott Hamilton, Olympic champion, author and cancer survivor, will be the guest speaker for the 6thAnnual MPN Heroes® recognition ceremony. The event honors individuals or organizations that have made a difference in the field of blood cancers known as myeloproliferative neoplasms (MPNs). This year’s program will take place on Friday, November 30, at the Hard Rock Hotel San Diego.

Next-Generation Pharmacist Awards Gala to Be Held at the State Room

  • 2018-07-26 15:45:00

Pharmacy Times® and Parata Systems, founding partners of the Next Generation Pharmacist®awards will host the 2018 awards ceremony and gala on October 5 at the State Room in Boston, Massachusetts. The venue is perched on the 33rd floor of Sixty State Street with unmatched views of the city and harbor.

OncLive® Launches "OncLive® On Air" Podcast Series

  • 2018-07-26 15:27:00

OncLive®, the leading digital provider of resources and information to oncology professionals, has launched a podcast series titled “OncLive® On Air.” Each episode will provide a brief overview of the latest OncLive® State of the Science Summit™ and will feature distinguished presenters. The first episode shares highlights from the State of the Science Summit™ in Kansas City, Missouri, which recapped the 2018 Annual Oncology Meeting.

OncLive® Presents the Latest State of the Science Summit™ on Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cance

  • 2018-07-25 15:25:00

OncLive®, the leading digital provider of resources and information to oncology professionals, will host the latest State of the Science Summit™ on advanced non-small cell lung cancer. This event will be held on August 2 at 5 p.m. at the Embassy Suites in Denver, Colorado. The meeting will be co-chaired by Ross Camidge, M.D., Ph.D., director, thoracic oncology, professor, division of medical oncology, Joyce Zeff chair in lung cancer research, School of Medicine, University of Colorado, and Robert M. Jotte, M.D., Ph.D., medical oncology/hematology, Rocky Mountain Cancer Center.

Physicians' Education Resource® Presents the 19th Annual International Lung Cancer Congress®

  • 2018-07-24 14:55:00

Physicians’ Education Resource® (PER®), the leading resource for oncology and hematology continuing medical education, will host the 19th annual International Lung Cancer Congress on July 26-28 at Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach, California. The program will be chaired by David R. Gandara, M.D., professor of medicine, division of hematology/oncology, director, thoracic oncology program, senior advisor to the director, University of California Comprehensive Cancer Center, and Roy S. Herbst, M.D., Ph.D., Ensign professor of Medicine (medical oncology), professor of pharmacology, chief of medical oncology, associate director for translational research, Yale Cancer Center, Yale School of Medicine.

CURE® Magazine to Host #CureConnect TweetChat on Caregivers

  • 2018-07-23 18:05:00

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 Thursday, July 26, at 1 p.m. EDT, for readers to ask questions and to facilitate discussions about the role of cancer caregivers.

Moving Mountains for Multiple Myeloma to Hike Through Iceland

  • 2018-07-23 14:55:00

As a part of a fundraising effort by Moving Mountains for Multiple Myeloma (MM4MM), 15 individuals will take on a challenging hike through Iceland from Aug. 8 to 12. MM4MM is a joint initiative between the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation, CURE Media Group and Celgene. The upcoming climb includes patients, caregivers, team members from the organizing partners and a myeloma doctor.

Physicians' Education Resource® Presents the 2018 New York Advanced Practice Collaborative

  • 2018-07-18 13:50:00

Physicians’ Education Resource®, LLC (PER®), announces the 2018 New York Advanced Practice Collaborative to be held on September 15, 2018, at the Westin New York Grand Central in New York City. The conference will be co-chaired by Lawrence Herman, MPA, PA-C, DFAAPA, adjunct professor and associate program director, Physician Assistant Studies, School of Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas; and Wendy L. Wright, MS, ANP-BC, FNP-BC, FAANP, FAAN, FNAP, adult/family nurse practitioner and owner, Wright & Associates Family Healthcare, Concord and Amherst, New Hampshire.

Physicians' Education Resource® Presents the 17th Annual International Congress on the Future of Breast Cancer® East

  • 2018-07-17 14:15:00

Physicians’ Education Resource® (PER®), the leading resource for oncology and hematology continuing medical education (CME), will the host the 17th Annual International Congress on the Future of Breast Cancer® East on July 27-28 at the InterContinental New York Times Square in New York City. The program will be chaired by Joyce O’Shaughnessy, M.D., Celebrating Women Chair in Breast Cancer Research, Baylor Charles A. Sammons Cancer Center, Texas Oncology, and co-chair, breast cancer research program, The US Oncology Network.

Targeted Oncology™ Partners with The International Liver Cancer Association

  • 2018-07-16 06:05:00

Targeted Oncology™, a print and digital resource that offers content and expert opinions on precision medicine in oncology, becomes partners with the International Liver Cancer Association (ILCA), announced Michael J. Hennessy Jr., president of MJH Associates Inc., parent company of Targeted Oncology™.

CURE® Features First-Ever Social Media Takeover

  • 2018-07-13 14:30:00

CURE Media Group’s flagship product, CURE® magazine, the nation’s leading consumer digital and print media enterprise focusing on patients with cancer, is kicking off its first-ever social media takeover today, when Moving Mountains for Multiple Myeloma climber April Cooper controls the @curetoday Instagram feed.

George D. Demetri, MD, FASCO Named 2019 Giants of Cancer Care® Advisory Board Chair

  • 2018-07-09 15:15:00

OncLive®’s Giants of Cancer Care® recognition program is proud to announce George D. Demetri, MD as the 2019-2020 Giants of Cancer Care® Advisory Board chair. Dr. Demetri, a 2014 inductee into the Giants program for Gastrointestinal Cancer and an advisory board member for the past 3 years, will oversee both the advisory board and nomination process. He will be taking over for Dr. Patrick Borgen, who remains a member of the board and is Director of the Brooklyn Breast Cancer Program at Maimonides Hospital. Dr. Borgen led this program to its success over the past two years with the expansion of both the advisory board and the selection committees, and helped lead the program to a larger international presence, allowing for an increased notoriety. Under his guidance in 2018, the program saw its largest class of nominees in its history.

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

  • 2018-07-02 14:06:00

OncLive®, the leading digital provider of resources and information to oncology professionals, will host the latest State of the Science Summit™ on breast cancer at 5 p.m. (CDT) July 11 at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Houston — Greenway Plaza. The meeting will be co-chaired by Debu Tripathy, M.D., professor and chairman of breast medical oncology in the division of cancer medicine at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston; and Matthew J. Ellis, M.D., professor of medicine and oncology, director of the Lester and Sue Smith Breast Cancer Center and associate director of precision medicine at the Dan L. Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston.