Personalised patient support programme with emphasis on digital launched by Teva for MS patients

Pharma company, Teva, has launched a new patient support programme that offers personalised, flexible digital support to patients with relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis. The firm says the MS Care Programme is the first of its kind to offer an “individually-based programme” in MS, combing “individualised digital tools” with real life guidance from a nurse

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MedComms Professionals Academy 2017

MedComms Professionals are proud that our innovative scheme to support new talent and growth in the medcomms sector, is now in its 4th successful year. We have placed over 60 BSc/MSc/PhDs into their first to industry role to date. Having identified a talent shortage particularly at the 1-3 year level in the medcomms industry, and

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Pharmaceutical industry’s insight on digital marketing, social media, mobile apps, online video, websites and other interactive healthcare tools

Pharmaceutical companies are making more of an effort to engage with European patients through digital challenges, but their success in doing so can vary as a small handful of innovators starts to emerge. Decision Resources Group (DRG) identified Novartis, Pfizer and Sanofi as best-in-class when it came to the range and sophistication of the digital

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Salt Thinking – Health and wellbeing agency launched in London

London-based health and wellbeing agency has recently been launched by a duo of Managing Director, Kath Cotton, and Creative Director, Chris Tredwell, who bring over 40 years of combined agency experience to new venture. Salt Thinking will offer clients its pharmaceutical, health and wellbeing clients strategy, creative, digital, behavioural and psychological solutions by building “creatively-minded”

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HCA looks for mental health ‘champions’ in healthcare communications

The UK’s Healthcare Communications Association unveils a new initiative to improve mental health conditions for those working in the upper levels of medical communications. The not-for-profit organisation is collaborating with community group Mental Health First Aid England (MHFA) to deliver tailored training and awareness programmes for healthcare communication professionals. Announced alongside World Mental Health day,

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Former Havas Just:: MD and Medtronic former director launch new agency Mearns & Pike

Former Managing Director for Havas Just::, Kirsty Mearns, and Medtronic’s former Director of Communications, Jon Pike, have joined together to launch healthcare marketing and communications agency Mearns & Pike. The new agency will offer strategic marketing communications, public and professional relations for organisations and brands with a healthcare focus. Mearns said: “It’s a given that

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