Executive Editor Charles H. Weaver, MD, is a medical oncologist who received his medical training at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, National Institutes of Health, and Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. Initially as Scientific Officer and later as Chief Medical Officer of a oncology physician research network he created the clinical trials research program developed cancer treatment strategies and pathways, and oversaw physician and patient education. He founded CancerConnect in 1998, aWomansHealth in 2007, and theRAConnection in 2010 and has served as medical editor overseeing the development of award-winning, educational content and applications in oncology for ~ 25 years.
OMNI Health Media has been providing award-winning, educational content and applications in general medicine, woman's health, oncology and rheumatology, for over 25 years. By combining information and a social community now used by clinics and leading advocacy groups and cancer centers including Harvard - Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, UCSF, Ohio State and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Centers OMNI provides patients and their caregivers a unique destination to seek information, support, and inspiration.
Dr. Weaver is significantly involved with Cancer Advocacy, Education and Women’s Health issues, having appeared on The Today Show to discuss these issues. He has written extensively on all aspects of cancer management, and is the Executive Editor and Publisher of Women Magazine and aWomansHealth which is dedicated to covering cancer prevention, treatment and wellness issues for all women.
Dr. Weaver’s initial clinical research interests included stem cell transplantation in breast cancer and lymphomas where he authored ~ 75 articles in major medical journals including the Journal of Clinical Oncology, Blood, Cancer, Bone Marrow Transplantation and the New England Journal of Medicine. He has given grand rounds and lectured internationally on stem cell treatments at The University of London, The University of Heidelberg, Duke, Stanford, Georgetown, and over 100 other cancer centers.
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CancerConnect.com was named one of the top 5 oncology websites by Oncology Net Guide and is listed as a preferred resource on CancerNet, the American Society of Clinical Oncology patient resource. Perhaps the biggest vote of confidence for OMNI content and programming is the fact that it has been used by over 250 hospitals, clinics, and advocacy groups including The Dana Farber Cancer Institute, The Susan Komen Foundation, Memorial Sloan-Kettering, Roswell Park and leading physician practices and networks like The West Clinic, Texas Oncology, and other leading community practices from coast to coast.