Professional Media briefs
Cold Spring Publishing announced that it will launch a bimonthly oncology journal in May 2010, titled The Journal of Advanced Practitioner in Oncology. The publication is targeted to nurse practitioners, with an expected circulation of over 7,000. The journal will be distributed at no charge to qualifying recipients. Pamela Hallquist Viale is editor-in-chief, and David Horowitz is director of business development.
MedPage Today, a clinical research news site for physicians, launched a free iPhone app. Physicians using the app can access MedPage Today articles, conference reports and scientific developments via iPhone. Additionally, physicians, nurses and pharmacists can earn CME credit for reading articles on the site.