HealthChoicesFirst.com Announces Appointment of Dr. Sunil Verma to Medical Board
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 21 2014 (TORONTO) Toronto oncologist Dr. Sunil Verma has joined the Medical Board of HealthChoicesFirst.com, a growing video-based, Canada-wide directory of healthcare providers. HCF features Key Opinion Leaders sharing health and wellness solutions and educational tools related to physician-directed care, prescription and non-prescription medications, surgical options and more.
“We are very excited to welcome Dr. Verma to the Board,” says Jackson Sayers, CEO, HealthChoicesFirst.com. “He is on the cutting edge of research including novel cancer therapies, reducing toxicities associated with systemic treatment and medical education. This will be extremely valuable as we develop content and partnerships with organizations to distribute patient information in unique new ways.”
Dr. Sunil Verma is a medical oncologist and Chair of Breast Medical Oncology at Sunnybrook Odette Cancer Centre in Toronto, Ontario, and an Associate Professor at the University of Toronto. He is internationally recognized for his research and education leadership in breast cancer. He is the principal investigator for many trials in breast and lung cancer, has led and created numerous innovative educational projects in oncology and has won several teaching and mentoring awards.
“Cancer affects people of all ages, and their families too,” says Sayers. “We want to provide patients and their loved ones with comprehensive, complementary resources on everything from cancer prevention and treatment options to exercise and nutrition. Dr. Verma’s input will be extremely useful as we build content that offers optimal solutions for anyone dealing with the disease.”
HealthChoicesFirst.com is a national health and wellness directory that connects consumers with providers such as physicians, dentists and physiotherapists based on their geographic location, and features over 1,700 solution-based videos and articles. With resources on topics such as diabetes, nutrition, fitness, prenatal and postnatal health, sexual health and sports injuries, HealthChoicesFirst.com is the largest provider of video content of its kind in North America.
HealthChoicesFirst is backed by a number of qualified and experienced partners, and continues to expand its medical and corporate governance boards across the country.
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