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OncLive® Announces Last Chance to Nominate for the 2019 Giants of Cancer Care® Awards

February 4, 2019

CRANBURY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 4, 2019--OncLive ® announces the last chance to nominate leading oncologists for the 2019 annual Giants of Cancer Care ® recognition program, which honors top oncologists and researchers who have made extraordinary advances in oncology research and clinical practice. The deadline to submit nominations is Feb. 28.

“We are thrilled to continue accepting nominations for this year’s Giants of Cancer Care ® 2019 class of inductees through the end of February,” said Michael J. Hennessy Jr., president of MJH Associates, parent company of OncLive ®. “We are so proud to be able to honor outstanding oncology professionals who make a difference in the lives of so many patients.”

The 2019 class will be honored at the seventh annual Giants of Cancer Care ® Winners’ Reception on May 30 at the Adler Planetarium in Chicago. Members of The Giants of Cancer Care ® advisory board will select semifinalists from the list of hundreds of nominations. Afterward, a selection committee comprised of an exclusive group of 100+ oncology experts will vote to determine the 2019 inductees. Nominators can also enter for a chance to win a trip to the reception in Chicago, including round-trip airfare and a one-night stay at a hotel in Chicago.

You can nominate as many oncologists as you would like; international nominations and self-nominations are accepted, as well. Click here to submit a nomination.

Supporters of the event are Lilly Oncology and Incyte.

About OncLive ®

A digital platform of resources for practicing oncologists, OncLive ® offers oncology professionals information they can use to help provide the best patient care. OncLive.com is the official website for the MJH Associates Inc. Oncology Specialty Group, which publishes OncologyLive®, Oncology Nursing News® and more. MJH Associates Inc. is a full-service health care communications company offering education, research, and medical media, including curetoday.com and CURE® magazine, the largest U.S. consumer publication focused entirely on cancer. Combining science and humanity to make cancer understandable, CURE® reaches patients, cancer centers, and advocacy groups.

About Giants of Cancer Care ®

Giants of Cancer Care ® celebrates the achievements of leading researchers and educators whose discoveries have helped propel the field of oncology forward and established the building blocks for future advances. In 2019, a selection committee of 100+ eminent oncologists, researchers, and clinicians will choose honorees from several different tumor types and specialty categories.

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CONTACT: OncLive® Media Contacts

John Patricolo, 609-325-4630

jpatricolo@mjhassoc.com

Theresa Burek, 609-250-4331

Tburek@mjhassoc.com

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INDUSTRY KEYWORD: SURGERY PRACTICE MANAGEMENT HEALTH BIOTECHNOLOGY HOSPITALS ONCOLOGY RADIOLOGY OTHER HEALTH RESEARCH NURSING SCIENCE

SOURCE: OncLive

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