Patient Education/ Marketing: Keeping Pace with Patients

Welcome to patient education circa 2014: With patient expectations at an all-time high, pharma marketers are struggling to keep up in the quest to make ...

Therapeutic Focus 2014: Women's Health

To see what's new in the women's health market, it might be necessary to take a look back. The return of the IUD is just ...

Leadership Exchange: How Do We Get Beyond the Pill?

As its focus moves from manufacturing to service, pharma needs to partner with healthcare neophytes as well as established players. James Chase asks six experts ...

Journal Ad Review: Reality Bites

Print's numbers may be taking some small steps in the right direction, but data is what the industry really wants to sink its teeth into. ...

Headliner: Proteus CEO takes an original path

Andrew Thompson, CEO, Proteus Digital Health

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Six things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday, September 16

Six things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday, September 16

Allergan inches closer to Valeant takeover; Mylan trials underway for Lantus biosimilar and generic Advair; FDA advisers to make decision tomorrow on whether testosterone products are being prescribed correctly and if the drugs' label merits change.

AbbVie, Biogen to file MS drug next year

AbbVie, Biogen to file MS drug next year

Phase-III results of the AbbVie-Biogen Idec experimental multiple sclerosis shot Zinbryta (daclizumab) indicate the drug bests Avonex (interferon beta-1a) on some measures among relapse-remitting MS patients.

Takeda backs Contrave with 900 sales reps

Takeda backs Contrave with 900 sales reps

Takeda's Director of Obesity Marketing Katie Andino told MM&M in a phone interview that the drugmaker will be taking a unique approach to woo patients, physicians and payers.

Kantar acquires Evidências, expands Brazilian presence

The company's acquisition signals the growing importance of understanding the Brazilian healthcare market and evidence-based healthcare management services.

Monday Moves: September 15

Hires and promotions for manufacturers, regulatory and agencies

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Monday, September 15

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Monday, September 15

Pharma has sought 76 meetings with FDA over biosimilars; Gilead licenses Sovaldi to India generic drugmakers; Pfizer and Ranbaxy Lipitor lawsuit dismissed.

To Expand Their Appeal, Children's Hospitals Need to Sharpen Their Focus

To Expand Their Appeal, Children's Hospitals Need to Sharpen Their Focus

To find stability, children's hospitals must offer value to today's more empowered healthcare consumers. This requires building strong relationships with moms—specifically millennial moms.

Liraglutide, aiming for new indication, gets new name

Liraglutide, aiming for new indication, gets new name

Why Novo Nordisk is choosing not to leverage Victoza's brand equity as it seeks a weight-loss indication for liraglutide.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Friday, September 12

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Friday, September 12

An FDA panel voted in favor of liraglutide for weight loss; Allergan investors backing an attempted takeover of the firm crossed a critical threshold; and 100 million health wearables are expected to ship in 2015.

Field Notes: WPP's Stream Tackles Health Issues

Field Notes: WPP's Stream Tackles Health Issues

Stream Health, WPP's "unconference" which took place in Florida earlier this week, provided a diverse and large amount of content in a short amount of time.

MM&M AWARDS GALLERY

A Star-Studded Evening

Click on the image at the left to see a gallery of images from the 2013 MM&M Awards dinner

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MM&M EBOOK: PATIENT ACCESS

Patient access to pharmaceuticals is a tale of two worlds—affordability has improved for the majority, while the minority is hampered by cost, distribution and red tape. To provide marketers with a well-rounded perspective, MM&M presents this e-book chock full of key insights. Click here to access it.