News Archive, September 2017

CURE® Magazine is Seeking Nominations for the Inaugural Ovarian Cancer Heroes Award Program

  • 2017-09-28 01:45:00

In recognition of National Ovarian Cancer Month, CURE® Magazine, the nation’s leading consumer digital and print media enterprise focused entirely on patients with cancer, will host the inaugural Ovarian Cancer Heroes award, and is currently accepting nominations, announced Michael J. Hennessy Jr., president of Michael J. Hennessy Associates, parent company of CURE® Magazine.

Pharmacy Times® Executive Vice President Ed Cohen Receives the Bowl of Hygeia Award

  • 2017-09-27 00:50:00

For his dedication to propel the pharmaceutical field forward, Ed Cohen, PharmD, FAPhA, executive vice president, Pharmacy Advocacy, Pharmacy Times®, was recognized with the prestigious Bowl of Hygeia award, Illinois. This significant award recognizes members of The American Pharmacists Association, in all 50 states and Puerto Rico who have displayed strong leadership in their communities by devoting their time, talents and resources, and had a key role in advancing pharmaceutical research.

OncLive® Presents State of the Science Summit™: Lung Cancer

  • 2017-09-25 22:55:00

OncLive®, a leading digital provider of resources and information for oncology professionals, presents the latest State of the Science Summit™: Lung Cancer, at the JW Marriott Chicago on Sept. 26, from 5:30-9:00 p.m. The program will be co-chaired by Mary J. Fidler, MD., medical oncologist with the Rush University Cancer Center and Jyoti D. Patel, MD., director, thoracic oncology with the University of Chicago Medicine.

Contagion® Launches First Peer Exchange on Lyme Disease

  • 2017-09-20 15:45:00

Contagion®, the nation’s leading digital and print publication that provides practitioners and specialists working in the infectious disease field with disease-specific information, unveiled its first Peer Exchange, a lively conversation between medical experts that provides opinions and perspectives on issues faced by the infectious disease community.

OncLive® Presents State of the Science Summit™: Advanced Renal Cell and Bladder Cancer

  • 2017-09-20 13:55:00

OncLive®, a leading digital provider of resources and information for oncology professionals, announces the latest State of the Science Summit™: Advanced Renal Cell and Bladder Cancer, which will be held at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017, at the Hilton Philadelphia at Penn’s Landing, in Pennsylvania. The program will feature distinguished speakers from the field of oncology and be chaired by Elizabeth Plimack, M.D., M.S., an associate professor of hematology/oncology and chief of the Division of Genitourinary Medical Oncology at Fox Chase Cancer Center, an affiliate of Temple Health, as well as Robert G. Uzzo, M.D., FACS., chair of the department of surgical oncology and president of Fox Chase Cancer Center Medical Group Inc.

The American Journal of Managed Care® Presents "Advanced Market Access: Evolving Forces"

  • 2017-09-19 15:50:00

The American Journal of Managed Care®(AJMC®), the leading peer-reviewed journal dedicated to issues in managed care, will host “Advanced Market Access: Evolving Forces,” on October 11, 2017, at its headquarters in Cranbury, New Jersey. This educational program geared toward marketing professionals will be moderated by Neil Minkoff, MD, chief medical officer, EmpiraMed Inc., and Susan Baltrus, market access consultant and instructional designer.

CURE Media Group Announces Dr. Jill Biden as Keynote Speaker for MPN Heroes® Celebration Event

  • 2017-09-14 21:08:00

Dr. Jill Biden, former second lady of the United States (2009-2017), educator and cancer advocate, will serve as the keynote speaker at CURE Media Group’s event celebrating the 2017 MPN Heroes. The MPN Heroes Recognition Program honors individuals or organizations that have made a difference in the field of rare blood cancers, known as myeloproliferative neoplasms (MPNs). The MPN Heroes Celebration Event will take place on December 8 in Atlanta, Georgia.

Physicians' Education Resource® Launches Inaugural European Webcast

  • 2017-09-13 18:15:00

Physicians’ Education Resource®, LLC (PER®), the leading resource for oncology and hematology continuing medical education, will produce its first livestream European webcast, “Advent of Oncology Monoclonal Antibody Biosimilars – A European Perspective” on October 27, 2017, at 2:00 p.m. GMT.

Healthcare Research & Analytics® Presents Patient Centricity: The Role of Wearable Technology in Patients with Chronic Conditions, a Webinar Series

  • 2017-09-12 19:26:00

To educate medical professionals about the latest information on the progressively growing healthcare wearable technology market, Healthcare Research & Analytics® (HRA®), a consultative healthcare market research practice, will host the webinar, “Patient Centricity: The Role of Wearable Technology in Patients with Chronic Conditions,” featuring guest speaker, Lee W. Jones, PhD, on September 14, 2017, at 1 pm ET.

American Veterinarian® Adds 15 New Editorial Advisory Board Members

  • 2017-09-12 14:12:00

American Veterinarian®, the premier multimedia provider of cutting-edge news, research, and conference coverage in veterinary medicine, welcomes 15 new members to its Editorial Advisory Board. The board members will work in collaboration with the editorial team by recommending topics, soliciting and providing content, and sharing news and information about their veterinary school, industry, state, or practice area.

The American Journal of Managed Care® Presents the Advanced Payment Models in Oncology Webcast Series

  • 2017-09-11 13:55:00

The American Journal of Managed Care® (AJMC®), the leading peer-reviewed journal dedicated to issues in managed care, will be hosting its first webcast in an ongoing series discussing the best practices and insights for implementing advanced payment models in oncology. This initial interchange, focusing on the oncology care model (OCM), will be aired on September 27, 2017 at 12pm, 3pm and 6pm eastern time. The discussion, moderated by Bruce Feinberg, DO, vice president and chief medical officer, Cardinal Health Specialty Solutions, will be joined by Peter Aran, MD, medical director, Population Health Management, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma, and Kashyap Patel, MD, Carolina Blood and Cancer Care.

OncLive® Presents State of the Science Summit™ on Gastrointestinal Malignancies

  • 2017-09-07 18:12:00

OncLive® is proud to present the State of the Science Summit™ on Gastrointestinal (GI) Malignancies at the Hilton Minneapolis in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on Sept. 20, 2017, from 5:30 to 9 p.m. The summit, which will serve as an update from the European Society of Medical Oncology (ESMO) meeting, held September 8-12 in Madrid, Spain, will be co-chaired by oncology experts from Mayo Clinic, Axel Grothey, M.D., Oncologist, Mayo Clinic; and Timothy Larson, M.D., internist, clinical informaticist, nephrologist, Mayo Clinic

CURE Media Group Partners With The DONNA Foundation

  • 2017-09-07 13:55:00

An estimated 252,000 new breast cancer cases are expected to be diagnosed this year in the United States, according to the National Cancer Institute. To further breast cancer research and raise funds to provide support for patients with breast cancer, CURE Media Group is collaborating with The DONNA Foundation as a part of the Strategic Alliance Partnership program.

Dr. Jorge Cortes Joins Dr. Andre Goy and Dr. Sagar Lonial as Co-Chair for the Landmark Physicians' Education Resource® International Congress on Hematologic Malignancies®: Focus on Leukemias,

  • 2017-09-06 13:39:00

Physicians’ Education Resource® (PER®), the leading resource for oncology and hematology continuing medical education (CME), adds Jorge Cortes, MD to the list of renowned chairs for the 22nd Annual International Congress on Hematologic Malignancies®: Focus on Leukemias, Lymphomas and Myeloma that is taking place March 2-4, 2018 in Miami, Florida. This historic legacy conference, often referred to as simply Winter Hematology®, has been a flagship CME conference for over two decades.