The Association of Magazine Media

Thursday, November 19, 2015

Doctors’ Proposed Ban of Drug Ads Goes After Top Magazine Ad Category
The AMA, a professional organization of doctors in the U.S., on Tuesday said it has adopted a new policy supporting the ban of such ads and for greater transparency in prescription drug prices and costs.
Hollywood Reporter Hires L.A. Times Veteran Joe Bel Bruno
The editor will be in charge of breaking industry news and business coverage.
Search Engine App-timization: Google Puts App Content in Mobile Results
The app streams will appear as blue links like the rest of the results, but they will open to apps, not mobile websites, taking people directly to relevant content — regardless of whether they have the app on their phones or not.
Elisabeth Murdoch Launching Mobile Video Company Vertical Networks
Elisabeth Murdoch, daughter of 21st Century Fox and News Corp Executive Chairman Rupert Murdoch, has started a new media company focusing on short-form video for mobile devices, according to people familiar with the matter.
Twitter Highlights Value Of Mobile Programmatic
Stop Worrying About Ad Blockers and Start Worrying About Xindi
How Publishers Use Snapchat Outside the Discover Feature
Crain’s Cleveland Hires Health Care Reporter
Register today for the MPA Biennial Research Symposium on Dec. 3, featuring groundbreaking research from the recent Print and Digital Research Forum (PDRF) in London. Complimentary for MPA/ASME members. Hearst Tower, NYC. Dec. 3.
"What Can Neuroscience Tell Us About Why Print Magazine Advertising Works" explains how consumers' brains respond differently to print and digital environments. Hosted by Scott McDonald, Ph.D., President NOMOS Research. Tuesday, December 8, 2015 - 12:00PM-1:00PM ET
The Ellie Awards 2016 Call for Entries is now posted at Founded in 1966, the Ellies are one of the most sought-after awards in print and digital journalism—every year nearly 1,800 entries are submitted. More than 100 finalists and winners will be honored at the Annual Ellie Awards Dinner, hosted by ASME, at the Grand Hyatt New York on Monday, February 1, 2016.
December 03, 2015
Hearst Tower
February 01 - 02, 2016
Grand Hyatt New York
For sponsorship opportunities, contact Alison Heisler at or 212.872.3740.

In Men's Health: Up to a quarter of people have at least mild seasonal depression, according to the American Academy of Family Physicians. The best way to fight the winter funk may be to simply do something fun, suggests new research from the University of Vermont.