CRANBURY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 13, 2018--Physicians’ Education Resource® (PER®), the leading resource for oncology and hematology continuing medical education (CME), will host the 2nd Annual International Congress on Oncology Pathology™: Towards Harmonization of Pathology and Oncology Standards on June 23 at the Crowne Plaza Times Square Manhattan, in New York. The program will be co-chaired by Alain Borczuk, M.D., professor of pathology and laboratory medicine, vice chairman for anatomic pathology, department of pathology and laboratory medicine, Weill Cornell Medicine; and Balazs Halmos, M.D., professor of clinical medicine, director, thoracic/head and neck oncology, director, clinical cancer genomics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center.

“We are thrilled to host this event for the second continuous year,” said Phil Talamo, president of PER®. “This meeting brings together leading pathologists and oncologists to create a multidisciplinary collaboration with a goal of enhancing treatment and patient care.”

Designed for pathologists and oncologists, the 2nd Annual International Congress on Oncology Pathology™: Towards Harmonization of Pathology and Oncology Standards will discuss major developments in treatment of gastrointestinal cancers, hematologic malignancies, genitourinary cancers, gynecologic cancers and lung cancer. Attendees will gain insight into the expanded role of liquid biopsies in cancer management, new approaches to prognostic staging and emerging pan-tumor targets, tumor fusions and optimization of molecular testing selection. The meeting also features multiple Medical Crossfire® sessions, a fast-paced discussion on pressing issues faced by clinicians.

For more information and to register, visit: Gotoper.com/go/ICOP18

About PER®

Since 1995, Physicians’ Education Resource, LLC® (PER®) has been the leading provider of live and online continuing medical education activities on oncology and hematology by providing high-quality, evidence-based activities featuring leading experts who focus on the application of practice-changing advances. In 2018, PER® will develop and implement 20 historic annual legacy conferences in the United States and Europe, along with many world-renowned online learning formats such as Medical Crossfire®. PER® is accredited by both 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  gotoper.com  and  mjhassoc.com.

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