Press Room

March 17, 2014

SLACK Incorporated launches HCV Next

Thorofare, NJ – SLACK Incorporated, publisher of Infectious Disease News, has launched the first multi-disciplinary publication exclusively focused on Hepatitis C. Published 6 times a year, HCV Next will reach more than 10,000 physicians who actively diagnose and treat Hepatitis C.

HCV Next will change the way physicians across multiple specialties care for patients with Hepatitis C virus. It will provide specialists with peer context and perspective on the latest research and developments within the field. Hepatologists, gastroenterologists, infectious disease specialists, internists, family physicians and more will benefit from this brand new publication combining all the latest advances in Hepatitis C research in one location.


“HCV Next is currently the only publication of its kind,” said Joan-Marie Stiglich, ELS,Senior Vice President of SLACK Incorporated. “We’re excited to bring cutting-edge news and perspective to the wide-range of physicians who treat patients with Hepatitis C virus in one cross-specialty publication.”


HCV Next features topics such as diagnostics, practice management issues, drug interactions, treatment of patients with comorbidities and much more. Housed online at, it’s the one-stop website for health care professionals to receive news and education on Hepatitis C., the online home of HCV Next, is an in-depth, specialty-focused clinical information website. Launched in 2012, is the fastest growing online destination for physicians and other healthcare professionals. On Healio, healthcare professionals can tailor news and education to best fit their daily practice. features the industry’s best news reporting, dynamic multimedia, question-and-answer columns, CME and other educational activities in a variety of formats, quick reference content, blogs, peer-reviewed journals and a full line of popular book titles.


SLACK Incorporated 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, contact Lee Gaymon, Senior Director, Audience Development & Marketing, at, 856.848.1000 ext. 356.