Beacon Medical Interchange is a venture founded in 2016 by Dr. Jack West to facilitate communication of medical experts with industry leaders on the evolution of medical care trends in general and cancer management in particular.
Focusing on issues ranging from behavioral economics and decision-making based on emerging data to trends such as telemedicine, social media, and the growing role of algorithm-based interventions, Dr. West facilitates data collection and moderates interactive meetings, advisory boards, producing summary reports of current and projected market analysis.
To discuss potential new programs or sponsorship/participation in current ones, please contact Dr. West.
Recent Beacon Media Posts
Dr. Jack West summarizes new information presented at ESMO 2018 on the PePS2 trial of pembrolizumab (Keytruda) in patients with advanced NSCLC performance status (PS) of 2, which demonstrated favorable efficacy and no concerning challenges with toxicity in this population. (4:12)
Dr. Jack West reviews longitudinal outcomes for patients on the KEYNOTE-010 trial of pembrolizumab (Keytruda) vs. docetaxel as 2nd line therapy for advanced NSCLC, with helpful new info on those completing 2 years of pembro & implications for practice. (8:03)
Dr. Jack West discusses the trial design of the PACIFIC trial of consolidation durvalumab (Imfinzi) after chemo/radiation for unresectable stage III NSCLC and highlights new data on overall survival and the different results in patient subgroups. (7:21)