Think Research Completes Acquisition of MDBriefCase, an International Provider of Accredited Digital Education to Clinicians
January 29, 2021
Original press release posted on CNW.Jan 29, 2021, 13:00 ET Strategic acquisition positions Think Research to educate clinicians internationally on the latest evidence and protocols and also to provide them with the digital tools required to immediately deploy that knowledge into their practice, thereby improving patient care, safety and outcomes Combined, Think Research and MDBriefCase reach a network of nearly 300,000 global healthcare professionals in Canada, Europe, Australia, Africa and the Middle East With the acquisition of MDBriefCase, trailing pro forma revenue grows to more than $36M TORONTO, Jan. 29, 2021 /CNW/ – Think Research Corporation (TSXV: THNK) or (the “Company” or “Think Research“), a company focused on transforming healthcare through integrated digital health solutions, today announced that it has completed the previously announced definitive agreement to acquire all of the issued and outstanding shares of MDBriefCase Group Inc. (“MDBriefCase“), a leading provider of online continuing medical education (“CME“) and professional development solutions for clinicians and a portfolio company of Persistence Capital Partners. The acquisition was made for an aggregate purchase price of $25.3M in Think Research shares and cash, and a total enterprise value of $28.5M. Sachin Aggarwal, CEO of Think Research, said, “This is a highly strategic acquisition for Think Research and we are eager to get going on integrating MDBriefCase […]
Think Research Corp. acquires MDBriefCase Group Inc.
January 19, 2021
TORONTO, Jan. 18, 2021 – Think Research Corporation, a company focused on transforming healthcare through integrated digital health solutions, today announced that it has entered into a share purchase agreement to acquire all of the issued and outstanding shares of MDBriefCase Group Inc. (“MDBriefCase”), a leading provider of online continuing medical education (CME) and professional development solutions for clinicians and a portfolio company of Persistence Capital Partners. Through this transaction (the “Transaction”), Think Research will be uniquely positioned to educate clinicians internationally on the latest evidence and protocols and also to provide them with the digital tools required to immediately deploy that knowledge into their practice, thereby improving patient care, safety and outcomes. The combination of Think Research and MDBriefCase is expected to create a valuable data feedback loop where data collected through frontline clinical tools can monitor how a clinician’s practice has changed as a result of CME and other programs, and whether adjustments need to be made to further improve CME courses or clinical decision support tools. The Transaction builds on the Company’s momentum and scale following the commencement of its listing on the TSX Venture Exchange (the “TSXV”) on December 30, 2020 and the announcement on January […]
Practicing and Managing Complex Patients in the COVID-19 Era
January 7, 2021
A discussion with Dr. Andrew Vellathottam and Don Watts, President, Khure Health The COVID-19 pandemic has made this year an incredibly challenging time for patients and the healthcare system – especially patients with rare and complex conditions. Don Watts, President of Khure Health sat down with Dr. Andrew Vellathottam, a family physician and FHO group lead in Scarborough, Ontario to learn how primary care physicians are adapting to practicing during COVID-19. Don Watts: Iappreciate you taking the time to talk today Dr. Vellathottam. We’re all so grateful to everyone in healthcare for all that is being done during these difficult times, and certainly to all primary care providers, like yourself, who have also had to make significant changes to practice management and patient care to ensure everyone’s safety Let me start by asking you about some of the key challenges you have faced managing patient care since the onset of COVID-19? Dr. Vellathottam: At the beginning of the pandemic, we were already a little ahead of the game. I had signed up and been using OTN to get virtual care going well before lockdown and had been doing phone appointments with patients before COVID-19 hit. For me it was about […]
MDBriefCase and IQVIA collaborate to provide access to specialized e-learning and engagement for HCPs in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia
January 4, 2021
4th January 2021: MDBriefcase Group Inc. (MDBC), Canada’s leading provider of online continuing medical education and professional development for healthcare providers, is excited to announce a strategic alliance with IQVIA in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia. IQVIA is a leading global provider of advanced analytics, technology solutions and clinical research services to the life sciences industry. Through this alliance, HCPs can access on-demand medical e-learning solutions and engagement services by MDBC on IQVIAs HCP Space™, a holistic networking and learning platform for healthcare professionals. With over 54,000 registered users it is one of the fastest growing platforms in the region. Professionals on HCP Space will gain access to MDBCs latest content, digital networks, and learning resources available. “We are thrilled to have the opportunity to partner with IQVIA to build upon a collective vision we share to connect and support the healthcare community. We now offer a wider and more impactful range of education and communication initiatives,” said Janet Kimura, SVP of MDBC. “This collaboration reflects our ongoing commitment to growth and enabling the healthcare community to quickly and practically integrate evidence, medical insights and knowledge from a preeminent platform that will improve the lives of the patients.” […]
Our partnership with COSA
October 29, 2020
Our partnership with COSA accommodates your eLearning CPD needs. Explore our three most recent CPD programs (listed below) which are developed in collaboration with or endorsed by the Clinical Oncology Society of Australia (COSA) and delivered to you by leading Australian professors and oncology consultants. Note: Fellows of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (RACP) can easily claim their CPD credits in MyCPD.
A video message from our CEO
March 25, 2020
We are here for you Thanks to your ongoing support, MDBriefCase has been a leading provider of free innovative online continuing health education for almost 20 years, and we will continue to be here during these uncertain times. MDBriefCase commits to standing by you. Sincerely, JASON FLOWERDAY MBA, BScChief Executive OfficerMDBriefCase Group Inc.