News Archive, August 2017

OncLive® to Host State of the Science Summit™ on Genitourinary Malignancies

  • 2017-08-31 13:53:00

OncLive®, a leading digital provider of resources and information to oncology professionals, announces the State of the Science Summit™ on Genitourinary Malignancies. The event will take place on September 16, 2017, at the InterContinental San Francisco in San Francisco. The conference will be chaired by Charles Ryan, M.D., professor of clinical medicine and urology; program leader, genitourinary medical oncology; associate director for clinical sciences, UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center.

PER® Events, LLC, an Affiliate of Physicians' Education Resource®, Announces Agenda for the 35th Annual Chemotherapy Foundation Symposium

  • 2017-08-30 14:06:00

PER® Events, LLC, an affiliate of Physicians’ Education Resource®, LLC (PER®), the leading resource for oncology and hematology continuing medical education (CME), announces the 2017 agenda for the historic conference, including a keynote speech from NFL Hall of Fame quarterback and cancer survivor Jim Kelly, for the 35th Annual Chemotherapy Foundation Symposium (CFS®): Innovative Cancer Therapy for Tomorrow®, which will be held November 8-10 at the New York Marriot Marquis.

OncLive® Presents State of the Science Summit™ : Treatment Options in Ovarian Cancer

  • 2017-08-29 14:55:00

OncLive®, a leading digital provider of resources and information for oncology professionals, will present the latest State of the Science Summit™: Treatment Options in Ovarian Cancer, at the W New York (541 Lexington Ave New York, NY) on Sept. 14 from 5:30 to 9 p.m. The program will be chaired by Douglas A. Levine, M.D., FACOG, FACS, professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, director, Division of Gynecologic Oncology, NYU Langone Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center; and Peter R. Dottino, M.D., associate professor of obstetrics, gynecology and reproductive science, Mount Sinai Health System.

Pharmacy Times Continuing Education™ Hosts "Improving Outcomes in Cystic Fibrosis: Role of the Specialty Pharmacist Symposium

  • 2017-08-28 16:15:00

Pharmacy Times Continuing Education™ (PTCE™), a leader in continuing education for retail, health-system, managed care and specialty pharmacists, will host “Improving Outcomes in Cystic Fibrosis: Role of the Specialty Pharmacist,” on September 19, 2017, during the annual National Association of Specialty Pharmacy meeting at the Washington Marriott Wardman Park in Washington, DC. Discussion topics will include protocols for screening and diagnosing cystic fibrosis, cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator (CFTR) modular therapy and qualifying patients, patient counseling, and adherence to therapy.

OncLive® Presents State of the Science Summit™ : Advanced Head & Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma & Thyroid Cancer

  • 2017-08-24 13:55:00

OncLive®, a leading digital provider of resources and information for oncology professionals, presents the latest State of the Science Summit™: Advanced Head & Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma & Thyroid Cancer, at the Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines on Oct. 12, from 6:30-9:45 p.m. The program chair of the event will be Ezra Cohen, M.D., associate director, Moores Cancer Center at UC San Diego Health, professor of medicine at UC San Diego School of Medicine.

Physicians' Education Resource® To Host Three Satellite Symposia During the Annual American Society of Hematology's Meeting & Exposition

  • 2017-08-23 13:45:00

Physicians’ Education Resource® (PER®) will conduct three CME-Accredited Satellite Symposia during the American Society of Hematology’s 59th Annual Meeting & Exposition (ASH) to be held at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta on Dec. 8. The programs will focus on some of the most pressing issues in hematology. In addition, an internationally renowned expert faculty will be on-site to discuss the latest data and innovations coming out of the annual hematology conference.

American Veterinarian® Debuts First Peer Exchange®

  • 2017-08-22 17:30:00

American Veterinarian®, the premier multimedia provider of cutting-edge news, research, and conference coverage in veterinary medicine, has launched its first Peer Exchange®, a lively conversation between leading veterinarians to share ideas and evidence to propel the veterinary field.

CURE® Magazine Seeks Nominations for 2017 MPN Heroes® Awards

  • 2017-08-17 14:30:00

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 2017 MPN Heroes® Program honoring individuals 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 and/or a commitment to individual patients

MD Magazine® and Contagion® Expand Strategic Alliance Partnership with Ochsner Health System

  • 2017-08-15 13:50:00

MD Magazine®, a leading online and print source of physician news, conference coverage, and peer-to-peer discussion, and Contagion®, an all-inclusive resource for infectious disease information, together announce that they have expanded their Strategic Alliance Partnership (SAP) program with Ochsner Health System, announced Michael J. Hennessy Jr, president of Michael J. Hennessy Associates, parent company of MD Magazine® and Contagion®.

Physicians' Education Resource® Collaborates With GETICA (Spanish Group of Immuno-Biological Therapeutics in Cancer) for the 2nd Annual European Congress on Immunotherapies in Cancer™

  • 2017-08-14 17:45:00

Physicians’ Education Resource®, LLC (PER®) is teaming up for the second time with GETICA (Spanish Group of Immuno-Biological Therapeutics in Cancer) for the 2nd Annual European Congress on Immunotherapies in Cancer™, on Sept. 22-23, at Crowne Plaza Barcelona – Fire Center in Barcelona, Spain, announced Phil Talamo, president of PER®.

PER® Presents 2017 NY CERC Multidisciplinary Cardio-Endo-Renal Collaborative

  • 2017-08-10 15:45:00

On September 23, 2017, Physicians’ Education Resource®, LLC (PER®) will host the 2017 New York Cardio-Endo-Renal Collaborative (NY CERC) meeting at the Westin Times Square in New York City. The conference will be co-chaired by James Underberg, M.D., president-elect of the National Lipid Association, clinical assistant professor of medicine, New York University School of Medicine, NYU Center for the Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease, New York City; Davida F. Kruger, MSN, APN-BC, BC-ADM, certified nurse practitioner, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, Bone and Mineral Disease, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit; Silvio E. Inzucchi, M.D., professor of medicine; clinical director, Section of Endocrinology; medical director, Yale Diabetes Center; director, Endocrinology & Metabolism Fellowship; director, Yale Affiliated Hospitals Program, New Haven, Connecticut.

Rare Disease Report® Highlights New Research Options for ALS

  • 2017-08-10 13:25:00

Rare Disease Report®, the digital component of Rare Disease Communications®, recently shared an article written by the renowned physician and medical epidemiologist Paul Mehta, M.D., which focuses on new research opportunities for clinicians involved with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) or Lou Gehrig’s disease.

Pharmacy Times® to Host Insight Into the Advancing Pharmacy Segment

  • 2017-08-08 14:02:00

Pharmacy Times®, the leading full-service pharmacy media resource in the industry will host “Insight Into the Advancing Pharmacy Segment,” on Aug. 17 at 8:00 a.m. ET, announced Michael J. Hennessy Jr., president of Michael J. Hennessy Associates Inc., parent company of Pharmacy Times.®

Rare Disease Report® to Host Webinar Series on Neuromuscular Disease

  • 2017-08-03 19:25:00

Rare Disease Report®, the digital component of Rare Disease Communications®, is pleased to host a webinar series titled “A Case Study in Identifying a Rare Neuromuscular Disease.” The webinar, scheduled to go live at 12:15 p.m. and 3:15 p.m. on Aug. 8, 2017, will feature Barry J. Byrne, M.D., Ph.D., professor and associate chair in the department of pediatrics at the University of Florida College of Medicine, as key speaker.

Physicians' Education Resource® Hosting the 1st Annual School of Nursing Oncology™ in Nashville, Tennessee

  • 2017-08-02 13:45:00

Physicians’ Education Resource® (PER®), will host the 1st Annual School of Nursing Oncology™ symposium this weekend on August 4-5, 2017 at the Loews Vanderbilt Hotel in Nashville. Co-chairs for the event include Grace Cherry, RN, MSN, NP, from UCLA Melanoma Program; Laura S. Wood, RN, MSN, OCN, from Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Institute; and Beth Eaby-Sandy, MSN, CRNP, OCN from Penn Medicine’s Abramson Cancer Center. The co-chairs and the featured faculty will present information on emerging topics in oncology that can be applied to nursing clinical practice.