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February 10, 2014 launches MedBlog

Unique portal created for physician exchange across specialties

Thorofare, NJ
– SLACK Incorporated, publisher of, has announced the launch of MedBlog, a new blog portal for all medical specialists on

A single resource at, MedBlog provides one place on for physicians to see what their colleagues in other specialties are talking about today – and are invited to contribute to the conversations. Current topics range from clinical to regulatory to practice management.

“We are very excited about the new blog portal at It helps meet the need for a cross-specialty dialogue that is growing in importance to the health care community,” said Joan-Marie Stiglich, ELS, Senior Vice President of SLACK Incorporated. “We encourage medical professionals to browse the blogs and become involved in the discussions inside as well as outside of their own specialties.”

The diversity of expertise at MedBlog allows physicians to view regular topics of interest, as well as share their knowledge beyond their own specialty with other medical specialties. MedBlog includes a growing list of more than 40 blogs in these specialties: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Hematology/Oncology, Infectious Disease, Ophthalmology, Optometry, Orthopedics, Orthotics/Prosthetics, Pediatrics and Psychiatry.

For more information, contact Lee Gaymon, Senior Director, Audience Development & Marketing, at, 856.848.1000 ext. 356.



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About SLACK Incorporated
SLACK Incorporated, publisher of, is a leading provider of information to targeted health care specialties. SLACK produces 42 publications in print and online; publishes more than 250 medical and allied health books; creates custom print and Internet-related projects; and produces convention daily newspapers and meeting supplements for a growing number of health care meetings. For more information, visit