Internal medicine

McGraw Hill Billings Rise 42% in Q1 of Fiscal 2023, Driven by K-12 Performance

Retrieved on: 
Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 1:51pm

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Aug. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- McGraw Hill today reported significant growth in its Q1 fiscal 2023 results driven by strong performance in its K-12 business unit. Total Q1 billings were up 42% compared to the same quarter last year, rising to $543 million. Digital billings grew by $63 million in the quarter, demonstrating the company's ongoing digital transformation with total annualized digital billings now exceeding $1.2 billion. Adjusted EBITDA increased 59% year-over-year, rising to $203 million for the quarter.

Key Points: 
  • COLUMBUS, Ohio, Aug. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- McGraw Hill today reported significant growth in its Q1 fiscal 2023 results driven by strong performance in its K-12 business unit.
  • Total Q1 billings were up 42% compared to the same quarter last year, rising to $543 million.
  • Digital billings grew by $63 million in the quarter, demonstrating the company's ongoing digital transformation with total annualized digital billings now exceeding $1.2 billion.
  • McGraw Hill is a leading global education company that partners with millions of educators, learners and professionals around the world.

Schrödinger Appoints Geoffrey Porges as Chief Financial Officer

Retrieved on: 
Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 12:01pm

Schrdinger, Inc. (Nasdaq: SDGR), whose physics-based software platform is transforming the way therapeutics and materials are discovered, today announced the appointment of Geoffrey Porges, MBBS., as chief financial officer.

Key Points: 
  • Schrdinger, Inc. (Nasdaq: SDGR), whose physics-based software platform is transforming the way therapeutics and materials are discovered, today announced the appointment of Geoffrey Porges, MBBS., as chief financial officer.
  • Dr. Porges brings to Schrdinger more than 30 years of experience in executive, advisory and investment roles within the biopharmaceutical industry.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220818005061/en/
    Schrdinger, whose physics-based software platform is transforming the way therapeutics and materials are discovered, today announced the appointment of Geoffrey Porges, MBBS., as chief financial officer.
  • (Photo: Business Wire)
    Geoff is a proven leader in the biopharmaceutical and investment industries and has been one of the most respected analysts covering biopharma, said Ramy Farid, Ph.D., chief executive officer at Schrdinger.

U.S. Concierge Medicine Market to Reach $13.3 Billion by 2030 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Retrieved on: 
Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 5:21pm

The "U.S. Concierge Medicine Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report by Application (Primary Care, Internal Medicine, Cardiology, Psychiatry), by Ownership (Standalone, Group), and Segment Forecasts, 2022-2030" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "U.S. Concierge Medicine Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report by Application (Primary Care, Internal Medicine, Cardiology, Psychiatry), by Ownership (Standalone, Group), and Segment Forecasts, 2022-2030" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The U.S. concierge medicine market size is expected to reach USD 13.3 billion by 2030.
  • The market is expected to expand at a CAGR of 10.27% over the forecast period.
  • This, coupled with more time with physicians, fewer hospitalizations, and focus on preventive care are driving the growth of the market.

Montecito Adds Medical Office Property in Northeastern PA

Retrieved on: 
Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 5:15pm

Montecito Medical has completed the acquisition of a medical office property in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.

Key Points: 
  • Montecito Medical has completed the acquisition of a medical office property in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.
  • The two-story, multi-tenant St. Lukes Medical Office Building, which offers just under 20,500 square feet of space, is fully leased.
  • Montecito Medical is one of the nations largest privately held companies specializing in healthcare-related real estate acquisitions and funding the development of medical real estate.
  • Montecito is a leading resource for both medical real estate owners and healthcare providers seeking to monetize or expand their holdings.

Magenta Therapeutics Appoints Michael Vasconcelles, M.D. to the Board of Directors

Retrieved on: 
Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 1:00pm

We are delighted to welcome Mike Vasconcelles to the Magenta board, said Jason Gardner, D.Phil., President and Chief Executive Officer, Magenta Therapeutics.

Key Points: 
  • We are delighted to welcome Mike Vasconcelles to the Magenta board, said Jason Gardner, D.Phil., President and Chief Executive Officer, Magenta Therapeutics.
  • I look forward to working with the team at Magenta to help them bring their potentially transformative therapies to patients across multiple disease areas.
  • Dr. Vasconcelles also serves on the board of directors at Molecular Partners, a clinical-stage biotech based in Zurich, Switzerland.
  • Magenta explicitly disclaims any obligation to update any forward-looking statements, except to the extent required by law.

Robert Scott Duff, MD, is recognized by Continental Who's Who

Retrieved on: 
Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 11:30pm

SPRINGFIELD, Mo., Aug. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Robert Scott Duff, MD, is being recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Distinguished Healthcare Professional for his notable achievements in Neurology and in acknowledgment of his exemplary work with Mercy Healthcare System.

Key Points: 
  • SPRINGFIELD, Mo., Aug. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Robert Scott Duff, MD, is being recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Distinguished Healthcare Professional for his notable achievements in Neurology and in acknowledgment of his exemplary work with Mercy Healthcare System.
  • Currently, he serves as an on-call telemedicine physician serving 30 hospitals within the Mercy Healthcare System in Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma, and Arkansas.
  • As a result of his extensive education and expertise, the doctor is board-certified in neurology and vascular neurology.
  • Dr. Duff wishes to dedicate this honorable recognition to his mentors, David Clifford, MD, Ralph Dacey, MD, and Colin Derdyn, MD.

Simcha Therapeutics Accelerates Growth with Key Leadership Appointments, Expanded Research and Option Agreement with Yale School of Medicine

Retrieved on: 
Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 1:00pm

Simcha has also expanded its sponsored research agreement with Yale School of Medicine related to cytokine biology in the laboratory of Aaron Ring, Ph.D., M.D., associate professor of immunobiology and Simcha founder.

Key Points: 
  • Simcha has also expanded its sponsored research agreement with Yale School of Medicine related to cytokine biology in the laboratory of Aaron Ring, Ph.D., M.D., associate professor of immunobiology and Simcha founder.
  • Through this expanded agreement, the company will support research in the Ring Laboratory focused on overcoming biological limitations of native cytokines.
  • Simcha holds an exclusive option to license multiple therapeutic agents resulting from the expanded research agreement.
  • Simcha Therapeutics is a clinical-stage immunobiology company pioneering the development of first-in-class engineered cytokine therapeutics with transformational promise for patients.

Chapters Health System Names Dr. Tara Friedman as New Chief Medical Officer

Retrieved on: 
Monday, August 15, 2022 - 7:20pm

TAMPA, Fla., Aug. 15, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Chapters Health System, one of the nation's premier not-for-profit, community-based healthcare organizations headquartered in Temple Terrace, names Tara Friedman, M.D., FAAHPM, as the organization's new chief medical officer. She will start in this role on Monday, September 19, 2022. Dr. Friedman will provide leadership and oversight of all medical services functions across the entire enterprise.

Key Points: 
  • Chapters Health System, one of the nation's premier not-for-profit, community-based healthcare organizations headquartered in Temple Terrace, names Tara Friedman, M.D., FAAHPM, as the organization's new chief medical officer.
  • TAMPA, Fla., Aug. 15, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Chapters Health System, one of the nation's premier not-for-profit, community-based healthcare organizations headquartered in Temple Terrace, names Tara Friedman, M.D., FAAHPM, as the organization's new chief medical officer.
  • "At Chapters Health, we are pleased to have Dr. Friedman join our family," said Andrew Molosky, MBA, FACHE, CHPCA, president and chief executive officer for Chapters Health.
  • Prior to joining Chapters Health, Dr. Friedman was the vice president and national medical officer for Aspire Health, a subsidiary of Anthem.

American College of Physicians Launches Campaign Celebrating Depth and Diversity of Internal Medicine Physicians

Retrieved on: 
Monday, August 15, 2022 - 5:09pm

The American College of Physicians (ACP) is launching a new branding campaign designed to articulate the vital role and value of internal medicine physicians, and the breadth, depth, and diversity of the Internal Medicine profession.

Key Points: 
  • The American College of Physicians (ACP) is launching a new branding campaign designed to articulate the vital role and value of internal medicine physicians, and the breadth, depth, and diversity of the Internal Medicine profession.
  • The new multichannel campaign showcases the leadership and impact of internal medicine physicians serving in many roles and settings and highlights: the roles of internal medicine physicians; the growing career pathways and opportunities of the profession; and their essential contributions and impact on the future of health care.
  • The campaign was informed by research exploring perceptions of internal medicine physicians by peers and colleagues, patients, and health care leaders.
  • The American College of Physicians is the largest medical specialty organization in the United States with members in more than 145 countries worldwide.

Heart Health Innovator Cleerly Appoints Joseph Jasser, MD, as Chief of Value Based Care

Retrieved on: 
Monday, August 15, 2022 - 2:30pm

Cleerly , the company creating a new standard of care for heart disease, announced it has appointed Joseph Joe Jasser, MD, as chief of value based care.

Key Points: 
  • Cleerly , the company creating a new standard of care for heart disease, announced it has appointed Joseph Joe Jasser, MD, as chief of value based care.
  • He will also lead the commercial and client services teams for Cleerly's Value Based Care vertical, and will report to Jim Hartman, chief revenue officer of Cleerly.
  • I'm very excited to have Joe join us on our mission to create a world without heart attacks, Hartman said.
  • Led by a world-class clinical and technical team, Cleerly enhances health literacy for each and every stakeholder in the coronary care pathway.