The Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education’s Board of Directors voted at its July meeting to approve a revised process for handling complaints regarding ACCME-accredited providers....More
The uncertain future of the country's healthcare system has direct implications for biopharmaceutical and medical device companies, and in turn will affect the way these companies approach medical meetings and education, said Kim Slocum during a keynote address at the Sixth Annual Pharmaceutical Meeting Management Forum...More
A new law in Washington that requires pharmaceutical sales representatives to obtain a special license to sell pharmaceutical products in the District will not affect representatives attending medical meetings or conventions in D.C...More
The economy and its impact on meetings was the hot-button topic for medical device and pharmaceutical meeting planners who gathered together for the second annual West Coast Medical Device and Bio/Pharmaceutical Meeting Management Forum held December 8 to 9 at the Manchester Grand Hyatt in San Diego....More
Hear meeting, procurement, and hotel professionals discuss how the tough economy is affecting their business models at the Second Annual Medical Device and Bio/Pharmaceutical Meeting Management Forum...More
Get ready to prove yourself. Pfizer's new CME approach has three major goals: to fund only providers that meet high standards for compliance and independence; to support performance-improvement education that results in measurable changes in physician behavior and patient care; and to redirect resources from national programs to local and regional initiatives. And medical education and communication companies need not apply....More
The American Medical Association did not approve a proposal by the Council on Ethical and Judicial Affairs to eliminate commercial support from CME, but the proposal could return in another form next year....More
Pharma Forum is coming to the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in National Harbor, Md., on March 22-25, 2015. Go towww.cbinet.com/pharmaforum for more information and early-bird registration.