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This year, Conisus made charitable donations to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Gilda’s Club New York City, and the Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation.

Atlanta, November 24, 2015 – Before every cancer diagnosis, there’s a human being. A family member. A loved one. A person—both before a diagnosis and every single day thereafter. The fight against cancer is always a fight on behalf of … Continue reading

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Lessons From the World of Fashion: Know Your Customers

In his book Always in Fashion, Mark Weber writes, “Successful marketing depends on understanding your customer.” During his time as divisional president at Van Heusen, the company spent most of its marketing budget advertising to men, as it sold men’s … Continue reading

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Lessons From the World of Fashion: Retention

In his book Always in Fashion, Mark Weber discusses another important lesson—retention. He writes, “Smart companies lose their people to themselves.” I have always tried to rotate my direct reports to different assignments every year or two and to stay … Continue reading

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Lessons From the World of Fashion: Intro

I am reading an inspiring book called Always in Fashion by Mark Weber. Mark is the former CEO of Louis Vuitton Moët Hennessy, USA and former Chairman and CEO of Donna Karan International Inc. I am intrigued by the pragmatic … Continue reading

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Conisus was invited to present at the CIT 9th Annual Healthcare Conference in New York City

Conisus was invited to present at the CIT 9th Annual Healthcare Conference in New York City on April 22, 2015. The CIT Healthcare Conference brings together some of the most influential executives and investors in middle-market healthcare in the U.S. … Continue reading

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Improving Value—What else can ASCO do?

Congratulations to the ASCO staff and leadership for a meaningful, interesting and thought-provoking 2014 Annual Meeting.  The theme of value in cancer care was evident throughout the meeting.  It is certainly an important issue.  Among the focuses of discussion both … Continue reading

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What Makes Oncology Special?

Sometimes with all of the stresses of battling the system to help our patients and assure that our practices will survive, we need to be reminded about why we choose oncology—the special patients and families we get to work with.  … Continue reading

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