Members in the News – May 2019

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Members in the News – May 2019

ANP Productions, Adrienne Nicole appeared on the Nationally syndicated radio show, The Tom Joyner Morning Show to kick off Lupus Awareness Month. She is a patient advocate living with Lupus. She also answered questions from listeners who were dealing with lupus symptoms or those who had general health questions.

Cecelia Health, CEO David Weingard will moderate a panel at the upcoming 2019 MM&M Transforming Healthcare Conference in New York City, with leaders from the pharma, device, payer, and health tech forces. Panelists will discuss the future of Value-Based Reimbursement and Care to accelerate the acceptance of real-world evidence as a standard in our industry. The company was also featured in Type 2 Nation, in an article spotlighting Cecelia Health partnerships with Jaeb Center for Health Research/Helmsley Charitable Trust Studies and the extension of the Cecelia Health mission to include cardiovascular care and other chronic conditions. 

Crossix published a new blog, “For Health Targeting, Choose Privacy First,” to address the importance of earning and maintaining consumer trust in the growing privacy-focused environment.

CUNY SPH is actively searching for graduate-level fieldwork opportunities for the Fall 2019 semester and beyond. CUNY SPH can help your organization grow with graduate-level projects, such as policy research, data analysis, program evaluation, and service design. They reflect the diverse experiences and histories of New York City residents, and share a unique commitment to public health. If you are interested in hosting a fieldwork student at your organization, please email

Doximity released its annual physician compensation report, examining year-over-year trends in physician pay across U.S. metros, gender, medical specialities, and employment type.

Ferguson Partners, a global executive search consultancy, announced the placement of Dr. Pat Basu as Chief Executive Officer of Cancer Treatment Centers of America Global, Inc. Dr. Basu is a board-certified radiologist, seasoned healthcare executive, and former Fellow and Senior Advisor to the White House.

Columbia’s Mailman School of Public Health, The Mailman School of Public Health, one of the top 5 public health schools in the nation, has consistently excellent placement rates with 96% of their graduates either employed in the field of public health or continuing their studies after graduation. To post a job or internship, please contact Mailman’s Office of Career Services at To discuss more customized recruitment strategies and on campus events, email Adi Clerman

Mavencare has expanded to Lynn, Massachusetts, partnering with Greater Lynn Senior Services to deliver better health outcomes. The technology-enabled home care company operates in NYC, Boston and Toronto, utilizing a data-driven platform to optimize caregiver vetting and hiring, match clients with caregivers, collect community-based data, and serve as a communication hub among stakeholders.

Medicx, Dr. Eric Trepanier joined Medicx Media Solutions as EVP and General Manager, a newly created role for the company. As a pharmacist with an MBA and an experienced healthcare consultant, Eric is uniquely positioned to step into this new leadership role as Medicx continues to scale its business.

Oberland Capital announced that NorthStar Medical closed a $100 million financing to Expand Domestic Mo-99 Radioisotope Production Capacity and Implement RadioGenix® System Enhancements.

PatientPoint has launched a comprehensive new patient education and support network exclusively for neurology patients, caregivers and neurologists. By the end of 2019, the all-digital network is projected to reach more than 1,000 neurologists nationwide. Content on the new network is bolstered by new partnerships with the Alzheimer’s Association, International Essential Tremor Foundation, Migraine Again, National MS Society and Parkinson’s Foundation. PatientPoint is also celebrating several major awards for both individuals and content: The patient engagement leader was recently honored with 12 Platinum and Gold Hermes Creative Awards and Chief Product Officer David Guthrie has been named to the 2019 PM360 ELITE list of the 100 most influential individuals in healthcare.

Vera Rulon MS, RHIT, FAHIMA, founder and president of Tir Health Advisors LLC has been named Chief Content Officer for Proximity Health Solutions, an innovative clinical trial recruitment startup that converts the existing patient relationships from transactional to patient centric, personalized relationships. The company leverages it’s access to 20,000 local community venues to recruit, educate and enroll qualified patients to help sponsors achieve clinical trial endpoint goals.