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CME 2012 - Making Change Happen

Alisa Pearlstone and Jamil Bacha talk about the brave new world of CME, where a new-found focus on effectiveness rather than just knowledge gain is bringing about real change in clinical practice. Read More >

Closing the clinical practice gap

At the end of the last century, a York University review noted that: “The naive assumption that when research information is made available it is somehow accessed by practitioners, appraised and then applied in practice is now largely discredited.â Read More >

ADHD Continuum - new eLearning module launched

As this exciting year draws to a close, we are pleased to announce the launch of a brand new eLearning module within our ADHD Continuum programme! Our penultimate child and adolescent module pres Read More >

IOTOD 2016 - registration now open!

Registration is now open for IOTOD 2016, our 3-day international educational conference developed to address real clinical needs in opioid dependence. This year's meeting will be in Bristol, UK, from the 21st to 23rd June. About this year's Read More >

Avoiding DDIs in opioid therapy – updated app for the healthcare community

Our recently released and updated drug–drug interactions (DDI) app provides a rapid reference for healthcare professionals (HCPs) providing treatment to patients receiving opioid replacement therapy. The app aims to help HCPs identify dangerous co- Read More >

Delegates from around the world commit to “Make Change Happen” at IOTOD 2016

Over 300 healthcare professionals from around the world met in Bristol, UK, at the 14th annualImproving Outcomes in the Treatment of Opioid Dependence (IOTOD) for 3 days of inspirational and inte Read More >

Transcending the template at EASD

While international guidelines call for individualisation of diabetes treatment plans, there is little guidance on how to accomplish this, particularly in complex circumstances such as multimorbidity. A new educational initiative, led by Professor Si Read More >

CORE Heart Failure Education launches in Europe

The summer is over in Europe, at least according to the calendar, and so it is time to launch the CORE programme on the continent. CORE - Hand in Hand in Heart Failure is a Read More >

Diabetes: Exploring real-world cases, live and worldwide

PCM Scientific launched the first in a series of interactive, CME-accredited case study clinic webinars as part of the Read More >

Trials, guidelines, and other new developments: How AFib management will change in 2017

With the conclusion of numerous major trials and the potential approval of a multi-NOAC reversal agent, this coming year is set to completely change the patient management landscape. Atrial fibrillation (AF) is the world’s most Read More >

Finalists at the 2017 Communiqué Awards

We are pleased to announce that Cogora: The Agency, and PCM Scientific, our medical education division, have been nominated for two awards at the 2017 Communiqué Awards. The Communiqué Awards are one of the most prestig Read More >

Patient management the key focus at IOTOD 2017

Almost 300 global healthcare professionals involved in treating patients with opioid addictions convened recently at the 15th annual Improving Outcomes in the Treatment of Opioid Dependence ( Read More >

NOAC education journal club

PCM Scientific hosted their second in a series of online journal clubs – part of their “NOAC Education” initiative, designed to support busy clinicians in providing opti Read More >

CORE survey accepted for publication

PCM Scientific is delighted to announce that the full needs assessment survey underpinning the educational design of its highly successful CORE p Read More >

CORE has been shortlisted at the PRIME awards

We are pleased to announce that the PCM Scientific programme ‘CORE: hand-in-hand in heart failure’ has been shortlisted as a finalist for the ‘Excellence in education award’ at the Read More >

Stopping an overdose: the story of take-home naloxone

Dependence on opioid drugs, such as heroin and many commonly used prescription painkillers, is a major international healthcare concern, with an estimated 69,000 people dying each year from opioid overdose.1 This problem extends to Euro Read More >

PCM Scientific is awarded at PMEA 2017

The CORE programme, designed and delivered by PCM Scientific, was awarded ‘Excellence in Collaboration and Partnerships’ at the 2017 Pharmaceutical Market Excellence Awards. CORE: Hand-in-hand in heart failure The Read More >

Take-home naloxone case studies

PCM Scientific are developing an impactful toolkit designed to provide those working within the opioid addiction field with all the information required to set Read More >

NOAC Education: 2018 case studies

Earlier this month, PCM Scientific were at the ACC (American College of Cardiology) Congress filming a series of short patient based case studies that look into key matters regarding NOAC education and trea Read More >

IOTOD 2018

The PCM Scientific team travelled to Madrid in May to deliver the ‘Improving Outcomes in the Treatment of Opioid Dependence’ (IOTOD) conference. The IOTOD 2018 co Read More >

IOTOD: Improving Opioid Dependence Outcomes

IOTOD, Improving Outcomes in the Treatment of Opioid Dependence, is a comprehensive educational initiative that has been run by PCM Scientific since 2011 which aims to improve patient care in the field of Read More >

NOAC Education: Empowering Stroke Prevention

PCM Scientific developed NOAC Education as an independent educational initiative with a single, central goal: to support clinicians in providing optimal anticoagulation care for patients at risk of thromboe Read More >

Journal Club 6: Camm and Connolly

PCM Scientific recently ran a successful, well-attended Journal Club – the NOAC Education platform’s sixth. Professor John Camm returned to host and introduced Dr Stuart Connolly to the attendees of th Read More >

NOAC symposium

PCM Scientific facilitated the NOAC Education symposium at the European Emergency Medicine (EUSEM) Congre Read More >

IOTOD publication

We are thrilled to announce that the publication ‘Improving outcomes in the treatment of opioid dependence (IOTOD): reflections on the impact of a medical education initiative on healthcare professionals’ attitudes and clinical practice’ has be Read More >

Oncology Nursing in Practice

Last month PCM Scientific, the CME division of Cogora, was in Munich to attend the European Society of Medical Oncology (ESMO) 2018 Congress and European Oncology Nursing Society in anticipation of the launch of its innovative new eLearning platform Read More >

Opioid dependence satellite symposium

Working closely with Camurus, Pharmacom Media delivered a highly successful satellite symposium at IOTOD 2019 on Monday 13th May in Frankfurt, Germany. Entitled ‘Sharing experiences with depot buprenorphine in the EU and Australia’, Read More >

Opioid dependence satellite symposium

Working closely with Camurus, Pharmacom Media, one of Cogora’s full-service medical communications agencies, delivered a highly successful satellite symposium at IOTOD 2019 on Monday 13th May in Frankfurt, Germany. Entitled ‘Sharin Read More >

New Oncology Nursing in Practice modules

Specifically designed for oncology nurses to improve their patient’s treatment journey, the Oncology Nursing in Practice (ONiP) platform has launched a further two eLearning modules across Read More >

New Oncology Nursing in Practice modules

Specifically designed for oncology nurses to improve their patient’s treatment journey, the Oncology Nursing in Practice (ONiP) platform has launched a further two eLearning modules across Euro Read More >

Hepatitis C virus in people who inject drugs (PWID): Regional Webinar

The IOTOD educational platform now features an expert-led South East Asia webinar on treatment of HC Read More >

Oncology Nursing in Practice: Smoking Cessation

PCM Scientific has launched a new accredited module ‘Smoking Cessation’, on the Oncology Nursing in Practice platform, to educate on the importance and process of quitting smoking for patient Read More >

IOTOD 2020, Amsterdam

Registration for the 18th annual Improving Outcomes in the Treatment of Opioid Dependence (IOTOD) conference is now open! Following the success of our 2019 conference in Frankfurt, the Read More >

Free educational activities to aid stroke prevention

The NOAC Education platform contains a range of free, digital activities where top experts in stroke prevention provide digestible information and guidance on managing practical issues that arise in patients r Read More >

NOAC Education satellite symposium

This month, NOAC Education hosted an educational satellite symposium at the European Emergency Medicine (EUSEM) Congress in Prague, Czech Republic. The interactive symposium entitled ‘NOAC Reversal in Eme Read More >

NOAC Education satellite symposium

This month, NOAC Education hosted an educational satellite symposium at the European Emergency Medicine (EUSEM) Congress in Prague, Czech Republic. The interactive symposium entitled ‘NOAC Reversal in E Read More >

IOTOD 2020, Amsterdam

Registration for the 18th annual Improving Outcomes in the Treatment of Opioid Dependence (IOTOD) conference is now open! Following the success of our 2019 conference in Frankfurt, the  Read More >

Free educational activities to aid stroke prevention

The NOAC Education platform contains a range of free, digital activities where top experts in stroke prevention provide digestible information and guidance on managing practical issues that arise in patients Read More >

Oncology Nursing in Practice: Multiple Myeloma

PCM Scientific has launched a new RCN accredited module ‘Multiple Myeloma and Proteasome Inhibitors’, on the Oncology Nursing in Practice platform. The module aims to educate nurses on multi Read More >

Management of patients with allergic diseases

Brought to you by PCM Scientific, Alliance Allergy has recently launched its own collection of eight unique patient case studies. The case studies detail cou Read More >

IOTOD 2021 conference

Registration is now open for the annual ‘Improving Outcomes in the Treatment of Opioid Dependence’ (IOTOD) conference which returns virtually on 26th †Read More >

Can we offer our opioid-dependent patients greater freedom?

This week the PCM Scientific team hosted the IOTOD webinar ‘Can we offer our opioid-dependent patients greater freedom? Lookin Read More >

The annual IOTOD conference returned

On the 26th and 27th April, the annual Improving Outcomes in the Treatment of Opioid Dependence (IOTOD) returned for its 19th ye Read More >

Heart Education Europe Journal Clubs

This month PCM Scientific have re-launched Heart Education Europe with a series of educational journal clubs available on the site.  

This month PCM Scientific have re-launched Heart Education Europe with a series of educational journal clubs available on the site. Heart Education Read More >

Another successful IOTOD webinar

This week the PCM Scientific team hosted the IOTOD Autumn webinar: ‘Transfer to long-acting buprenorphine from full opioid agonists in different dependent demographics: do’s, donâ Read More >

New medical education programme, A.S.K.

PCM Scientific have recently launched a new medical education programme educating healthcare professionals on biosimilars in the oncology space: A.S.K. – Attitude, Skills and Knowledge Read More >

First A.S.K webinar

The first of three webinars from A.S.K, our new medical education programme, took place this month and discussed adapting to the use of biosimilar medications in the treatment of patients and the factors to consider when addi Read More >

A.S.K webinar series

Three webinars from A.S.K, PCM Scientific's medical education programme, took place across November 2021. With each expert-led webinar providing in-depth discussions around the adaptation and usage of biosimilars medication i Read More >

IOTOD Spring webinar

Following on from the success of our autumn webinar and annual conference, we a Read More >

Registration is open for the IOTOD 2022 conference

Registration is now open for the ‘Improving Outcomes in the Treatment of Opioid Dependence’ (IOTOD) 2022 conference which returns virtually on 11th – 12th May for its 20th year.

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