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CTSI Discovery Radio Wins Gold & Bronze in the 36th Annual Healthcare Advertising Awards

CTSI Discovery Radio Wins Gold & Bronze in the 36th Annual Healthcare Advertising Awards

The Healthcare Advertising Awards is the oldest, largest and most widely respected healthcare advertising awards competition. The awards are sponsored by Healthcare Marketing Report, the leading publication covering all aspects of healthcare marketing, advertising and strategic business development.

Over 4,000 entries were received this year, making the awards the largest healthcare advertising awards competition and one of the ten largest of all advertising awards.

A national panel of judges were engaged in reviewing all entries based on creativity, quality, message effectiveness, consumer appeal, graphic design and overall impact. The judges recognized 18 entrants with the Best of Show designation, for their overall excellence and breakthrough advertising.

CTSI Discovery Radio won a Gold Award for Episode #47 – Cancer Clinical Trial Breakthrough: Dual-Targeted CAR-T Cell Therapy (Original Air Date: March 16, 2018) and a Bronze Award for Episode #52 – HIPEC: Advancement in Treating Stage-4 Abdominal Cancers (Original Air Date: August 16, 2018).

Gold awards were given to 346 entries, silver awards to 301 entries, and bronze awards to 254 entries.

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Award Winners

  • It's a new cancer treatment that genetically alters a person's immune system, training healthy cells to target and kill deadly cancer cells. On today show, hear from the team of doctors who worked collaboratively in translating basic science research into successful clinical application. And later, hear from the Wisconsin man whose life has been extended after becoming the first person in the world to receive this groundbreaking treatment in a clinical trial. Learn about the success of Dual-Target CAR-T cell therapy, inside this edition of CTSI Discovery Radio! ...

  • A procedure for certain stage-4 abdominal cancers, combining surgery and a specialized chemotherapy treatment, is proving to be successful in giving patients both quantity and quality of life back. On today’s show, learn about the procedure known as HIPEC. We’ll also hear from someone in our community who was treated with HIPEC. And later, we’ll focus on clinical trials, as we learn how trials are carefully reviewed to assure the safety and protection of their participants. That’s all coming up inside this edition of CTSI Discovery Radio! ...

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