The deal is worth roughly $2.8 billion.
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In apportioning their media budgets, pharma companies continue to straddle the line between new and traditional strategies.
This and other changes in the market have created demand for new offerings, like mobile-friendly sites, video, and patient communities.
Bayer, Eli Lilly, GlaxoSmithKline, and Sanofi have suspended advertising on the show, according to news reports.
Healthcare is sometimes about life or death, but is almost always about quality of life, says the EVP of health system products and strategy.
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Drugmakers are becoming much more cautious with their budgets, WebMD executives said.
The company acquired Everyday Health in December.
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The search-engine giant says that one in 20 online searches are related to healthcare, and more users are using mobile to consume media.
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Drugmakers can do a better job of organizing dosing information, safety information, and clinical data on their brand websites, a new survey found.
Merck Consumer Health CMO Atilla Cansun also talks about about why the company is focused on preparing society for an average lifespan of 100 years.
GlaxoSmithKline's campaign goal was to educate grandparents (particularly first-time grandparents) and parents about the serious nature of whooping cough.
"Standard economic concerns like price elasticity fall out of the equation when people simply have no choices. No one buys an EpiPen for fun," Dr. David Katz writes.
For years the social network has been telling advertisers they must pay to magnify their exposure, but most continue to resist.
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The vice president of audience development talks about her days in the dot-com world and how struggling in a new role shaped her career.
Remedy Health, taking a cue from Humans of New York, offers snapshots of patients' stories.
Such intense interest in health content is a rich opportunity to engage, inform, support, and motivate key customer constituencies.
Verywell.com presents physician-reviewed health and wellness content that aims to be "gentler" than other health websites.
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WPP's acquisition of CMI, a significant player in the healthcare media-planning space, will likely bolster the services it provides to pharma clients.
Sandor Marik, previously of Business Insider and Condé Nast, will lead the publisher's marketing and audience development strategy.
They will attempt to develop a new industry standard for digital advertising viewability, a much debated topic that has vexed the broader advertising industry.
Rick Berke, executive editor of Stat, talks about the title's strategy to make health, medicine and life sciences content compelling and deliver this news to a general audience.
Social listening can help all along the value chain—from research and discovery to developing marketing plans and strategy.