The collaboration is part of Contagion®’s and MD Magazine®’s Strategic Alliance Partnership Program.
(CRANBURY, NJ — October 5, 2017) - Contagion®, an all-inclusive resource for infectious disease information, and MD Magazine®, a leading online and print source of physician news, conference coverage, and peer-to-peer discussion have expanded their Strategic Alliance Partnership (SAP) program with Fenway Health, announced Michael J. Hennessy Jr., president of Michael J. Hennessy Associates, parent company of Contagion® and MD Magazine®.
In making the announcement, Michael J. Hennessy Jr. said, “We are excited to announce this new partnership with Fenway Health, which has been a leader providing quality healthcare, education, research, and advocacy. We look forward to collaborating with them.”
The collaboration with Fenway Health will benefit Contagion® and MD Magazine® readers by providing them with unprecedented content, such as research developments, breaking news, articles, and interviews that can help physicians better serve their patients.
Founded as part of the free clinic movement in 1971, Fenway was a free drop-in clinic providing free blood pressure checks and STD screenings which quickly developed into a freestanding health center. Fenway currently employs a staff of more than 500 that provide care and services to more than 29,500 patients across three clinical locations. The mission of Fenway Health is to enhance the well-being of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community and all people in their neighborhoods and beyond through access to the highest quality health care, education, research, and advocacy.
The SAP program is designed to facilitate an open exchange of medical and scientific innovations and information among trusted peers, with the goal of improving patient care. SAP topics will include best practices related to practice management strategies and treatment decisions.
Contagion® is a fully integrated print and digital news publication that provides health care practitioners and aligned professionals with timely information and resources to improve patient outcomes and positively impact the identification, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of infectious disease. Contagion® is part of Michael J. Hennessy Associates, Inc., a full-service health care communications company offering education, research, and medical media.
About MD Magazine®
MD Magazine® is a comprehensive clinical news and information portal that provides physicians and other health care professionals with up-to-date, specialty- and disease-specific resources designed to help them deliver better care to patients. Readers have access to breaking news, video interviews with physician experts, in-depth conference coverage, finance and practice management updates, insight and analysis from physician contributors, and other resources. MD Magazine® is part of Michael J. Hennessy Associates, Inc., a full-service health care communications company offering education, research, and medical media.
About Fenway Health
Since 1971, Fenway Health has been working to make life healthier for the people in our neighborhood, the LGBT community, people living with HIV/AIDS and the broader population. The Fenway Institute at Fenway Health is an interdisciplinary center for research, training, education and policy development focusing on national and international health issues. Fenway’s Sidney Borum Jr. Health Center cares for youth and young adults ages 12 to 29 who may not feel comfortable going anywhere else, including those who are LGBT or just figuring things out; homeless; struggling with substance use; or living with HIV/AIDS. In 2013, AIDS Action Committee of Massachusetts joined the Fenway Health family, allowing both organizations to improve delivery of care and services across the state and beyond.
MD Magazine® and Contagion®