May 5, 2014
/PRNewswire/ -- Medscape, the leading source of clinical news, health information, point-of-care tools and medical education for healthcare professionals throughout the world, and DXY.cn, the largest online community for healthcare professionals in
, today announced an exclusive collaboration to reach and educate physicians in
The collaboration between Medscape and DXY will enable Medscape to distribute independent, educational programs to physicians and healthcare professionals in
through the popular DXY.cn site. The collaboration will bring timely and valuable clinical information to physicians throughout
who are looking to improve their knowledge and skills in rapidly changing areas of medicine.
"Offering Medscape's education resources in
will enable us to capitalize on the opportunities in this growing market and provide physicians with high-quality medical education programming," said
, Managing Director, WebMD Global. "Combining Medscape's reach to over 1.3 million actively engaged physicians outside the U.S. with DXY's reach to Chinese physicians will further expand the international physician audience for Medscape's medical educational programming."
The Medscape educational programs will be available to more than 1.8 million physicians in
"This collaboration combines Medscape's global reputation for trusted medical content and DXY's expertise and reach to the large Chinese physician market to offer physicians in
high-quality, localized education resources," said
, Chairman and President, DXY.
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