Chicago, IL (PRWEB) February 11, 2008
ReachMD and The Center for Biomedical Continuing Education (CBCE) today announced an exclusive partnership to deliver high quality continuing medical education (CME) to physicians who treat cancer patients. Effective immediately, The CBCE becomes the exclusive provider of accredited CME for oncologists on ReachMD's "Weekend CME Rounds" on XM Satellite Radio Channel 157.
Titled “CancerMinds,” this radio series will be featured on ReachMD's Saturday and Sunday program, "Weekend CME Rounds." Clinicians have the option of participating via XM Radio (XM157) or online, through the ReachMD.com web-based streaming e-subscription package.
“Over 20 percent of all oncologists in the U.S. subscribe to XM Radio, so ReachMD is excited to be able to serve this audience with premium oncology focused education through our partnership with The CBCE,” said Gary Epstein, CEO of ReachMD. “We depend on our partners to deliver the highest quality content. To that end, we are pleased to be partnering with The CBCE in the oncology arena.”
“Through this partnership and as part of our ongoing commitment to serve the oncology community - The CBCE is eager to launch the CME series, CancerMinds on ReachMD,” said Shawn Whalen Shinn, Senior Vice President of The CBCE. “This new delivery channel will allow us to reach physicians, who are eager for accessible CME, with the best in cancer related news, commentary and debate by the most trusted voices in oncology.”
About The CBCE:
The CBCETM (The Center for Biomedical Continuing Education) is a full-service provider of accredited continuing medical education (CME) and continuing education (CE) with a circular scope of capabilities. The CBCE develops custom educational programs that meet specific educational needs for targeted audiences through multiple learning platforms that include: Meetings & Live Events, Scientific Publications and Multimedia Educational Activities. For more information on CBCE visit http://www.thecbce.com
Headquartered near Chicago, Illinois, ReachMD is a leading provider of advanced healthcare information and education for medical professionals. The company's proprietary technology uses emerging media channels to allow busy professionals to hear the latest in specific healthcare issues in the most convenient ways. ReachMD’s multi-channel platform includes satellite radio and online programming that can be accessed through any XM radio, digital media device or personal computer. ReachMD’s original programming includes interviews with world-renowned physicians covering professional topics within clinical medicine, treatment, research, executive management, government policies, technology and global health issues, among others. To access ReachMD’s original programming, visit ReachMD XM Channel 157 or http://www.reachmd.com.
For more information, contact:
Nina Velasquez for ReachMD
Kwittken & Company