NORTHBROOK, Ill., Jan. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ReachMD, a leading provider of professional medical news, information and education, announced today that Ken (Kenneth) E. Korber has joined the company in the new role of Vice President of Continuing Medical Education, with responsibility to further expand this integral business unit for the company.
Korber joins ReachMD with impressive medical credentials as both a clinician and a medical educator. Korber began his career as a surgical and cardiovascular physician assistant with staff appointments within both the Northwestern University healthcare system and Cook County Hospital. Most recently, Ken served as the Senior Director of Strategic Development at CE Outcomes, with prior experience as a Director of CME at the Pragmaton Office of Medical Education (POME) and CV Therapeutics. Additionally, Korber is a published medical author of over 40 peer reviewed medical and surgical articles, books, and journals
"Providing free continuing education to medical professionals is our core objective," said Gary Epstein, CEO of ReachMD. "Ken will help us to expand our professional development business and take ReachMD to new heights. He is an expert in the field and a strong advocate of evidence based clinical practice. I am excited and proud to have him join our team."
About ReachMD: ReachMD, headquartered in Northbrook, Ill., is a leading producer and distributor of advanced healthcare information and education for medical professionals, including free CME. ReachMD's live stream and on-demand audio programming is delivered via XM Satellite Radio Channel 160, www.ReachMD.com, and the Medical Radio iPhone app. For more information about ReachMD visit www.ReachMD.com.
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