Press Room

June 27, 2017

SLACK Incorporated Wins ASHPE Awards

THOROFARE, NJ – SLACK Incorporated’s editorial staff has garnered three awards in the annual competition of the American Society of Healthcare Publication Editors (ASHPE).

The awards, in three categories, are as follows:

HCV Next — May 2016 article “Chipping Away at Medical Restrictions to DDA Coverage” won the Gold Award for Best Legislative/Government Article.

HCV Next — October 2016 article “Bringing Hepatology to the People: How Community-Based Care Succeeds” won the Bronze Award for Best Profile.

Cardiology Today and won the Silver Award for Best News Coverage in 2016.

ASHPE recognizes outstanding editorial and design excellence and achievement in health care publications. The annual competition provides an opportunity for editors to measure their efforts and publications against the best the health care sector has to offer.

“Our mission is to provide physicians with high-quality news and information they need to better treat their patients,” said Joan-Marie Stiglich, Chief Content Editor of SLACK Incorporated. “This recognition for publication excellence is a testament to our editorial staff’s hard work and dedication in achieving that goal. I am proud of their ongoing efforts that have earned these highly regarded honors.”

For more information, visit, or contact Lee Gaymon, Vice President, Marketing & Audience Development, at, 856.848.1000 ext. 356.

View the full list of 2017 ASHPE award winners here.


About SLACK Incorporated
SLACK Incorporated, publisher of HCV Next, Cardiology Today, and, 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