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Physicians’ Education Resource® to Host Rapid Reviews in Oncology® from Chicago: Practice-Changing Data in Breast Cancer, a Live Video Webcast

May 1, 2019

CRANBURY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 1, 2019--Physicians’ Education Resource® (PER®), a worldwide leading resource for continuing medical education (CME), will present an in-studio video broadcast titled, “ Rapid Reviews in Oncology® from Chicago: Practice-Changing Data in Breast Cancer” on Wednesday, June 19 at 8 p.m. EDT.

The live activity will be chaired by renowned breast cancer expert and leading clinical researcher Dr.Joyce O’Shaughnessy, who is the Celebrating Women Chair in Breast Cancer Research at Texas Oncology-Baylor Charles A. Sammons Cancer Center, and co-chair of the breast cancer research program at The US Oncology Network.

“We look forward to presenting this live-stream interactive broadcast to physicians after this year’s ASCO Annual Meeting to cover recent data in breast cancer,” said Phil Talamo, president of PER®. “PER’s Rapid Reviews in Oncology ® legacy program features highlights of practice-changing data in breast cancer, with expert faculty interpretation, along with audience Q&A sessions immediately following the Annual Meeting.”

This live CME-certified interactive webcast is designed to rapidly update medical oncologists and fellows who treat patients with breast cancer with emerging data that has recently been presented at the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting. O’Shaughnessy will be joined by a panel of experts who will highlight the implications and applications of these data for physicians’ practice, helping them optimize care for their patients with breast cancer. Attendees will also have the opportunity to learn how experts in breast cancer research place emerging data into clinical context for the treatment and management of patients with breast cancer and stay up-to-date on the latest data pertaining to treatment and management of breast cancer across the spectrum of disease.

This live webcast is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education for 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ for physicians. For more information and to register, click here.

About Physicians’ Education Resource ® (PER ® )

Since 1995, PER ® has been dedicated to advancing cancer care through professional education and now furthers patient care and treatment strategies on a wide variety of chronic illnesses and diseases. In 2016, PER ® initiated continuing medical education (CME) programming in the cardiovascular and endocrinology areas. While continuing to expand into topics outside of oncology, PER ® remains the leading provider of live, online and print CME activities related to oncology and hematology. The high-quality, evidence-based activities feature leading distinguished experts who focus on the application of practice-changing advances. PER ® is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education and the California Board of Registered Nursing. PER ® is part of the Cranbury, New Jersey-based MJH Associates, Inc., family of businesses. Learn more at  http://www.gotoper.com and  http://www.mjhassoc.com.

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CONTACT: PER® MediaContacts

Alexandra Ventura, 609-716-7777, ext. 121

aventura@mjhassoc.comJohn Patricolo, 609-325-4630

jpatricolo@mjhassoc.com

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA NEW JERSEY

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: WOMEN EDUCATION OTHER EDUCATION HEALTH HOSPITALS ONCOLOGY RESEARCH CONSUMER SCIENCE GENERAL HEALTH

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