News Archive, August 2015

Special Issue Looks at What's Ahead in Precision Medicine

  • 2015-08-16 17:33:35

The term “precision medicine” wasn’t new when President Obama included it in the State of the Union address this year, but that high-profile mention indicated how much this area is expanding. Challenges and concerns have come with that growth, and Evidence-Based Oncology, a publication of The American Journal of Managed Care, has just published an issue dedicated to topics surrounding precision medicine.

Agenda Released for PER’s 33rd Annual Chemotherapy Foundation Symposium: Innovative Cancer Therapy for Tomorrow®

  • 2015-08-12 18:44:17

An agenda focusing on the most relevant advances in cancer care through virtually all cancer types was released today for the upcoming 33rd Annual Chemotherapy Foundation Symposium: Innovative Cancer Therapy for Tomorrow®, the historic multi-tumor CME-certified symposium. Accredited by leading oncology and hematology CME provider Physicians’ Education Resource®, LLC (PER®), this year’s national meeting will take place November 4-6 at the Marriott Marquis in New York City.

Sagar Lonial, MD, Joins Andre Goy, MD, MS, To Co-Chair PER's Historic International Congress On Hematologic Malignancies® In 2016

  • 2015-08-11 18:42:59

Physicians’ Education Resource®, LLC (PER®), the go-to source for oncology and hematology continuing medical education, welcomes Sagar Lonial, M.D., professor, Emory School of Medicine, executive vice chair, Department of Hematology & Medical Oncology, and chief medical officer, Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University, as co-chair of the 20th Annual International Congress on Hematologic Malignancies®: Focus on Leukemias, Lymphomas and Myeloma. The Winter Hematology® conference will be held Friday through Sunday, March 18-20, 2016, at the Eden Roc Miami Beach in Miami Beach, Fla.

Specialty Pharmacy Times Enters into Five Strategic Alliance Partnerships

  • 2015-08-10 18:45:29

Specialty Pharmacy Times today announced it has joined with five specialty pharmacies as it expands its Strategic Alliance Partnership program. The new alliances facilitate collaboration and the exchange of knowledge among partners and increase the industrywide visibility of the participating pharmacy organizations.