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GCI Health confirms Jones and Kerry as joint MDs of London operation

GCI Health confirms Jones and Kerry as joint MDs of London operation

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GCI Health has confirmed new hire Kath Kerry and maternity leave returner Rikki Jones as co-MDs of its London operation, the network's second hub alongside its New York headquarters.

Terry Savage to leave Cannes Lions after 33 years

Terry Savage to leave Cannes Lions after 33 years

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Cannes Lions' longtime leader, chief spokesman, and a figure many viewed as the heart and soul of the global creativity festival, will be moving on after the 2018 event ends.

GCI Health puts Edie DeVine in charge of medical, health tech

GCI Health puts Edie DeVine in charge of medical, health tech

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DeVine will oversee the agency's health IT and medical device work.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday, December 5, 2017

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Botox-like wrinkle-reducer shows positive results in trials; investors double down on fertility; few websites transparent about pricing, study finds

Publicis.Sapient's Alan Wexler steps up as digital chief Chip Register retires

Publicis.Sapient's Alan Wexler steps up as digital chief Chip Register retires

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Publicis Groupe has named Alan Wexler as chief executive of Publicis.Sapient as Chip Register has chosen to retire at the end of the year.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Thursday, November 16, 2017

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Thursday, November 16, 2017

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Docs biased against research from poor countries, study finds; Astellas probed over patient-assistance charity support; Acorda reports deaths in Parkinson's trial

Edelman health veteran Donna Duncan joins W2O Chicago

Edelman health veteran Donna Duncan joins W2O Chicago

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W2O's Windy City office has added three health and analytics leaders over the past six months.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Thursday, November 9, 2017

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Thursday, November 9, 2017

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GSK hires Google biotech exec to lead R&D; Merck gets FDA-approval for CMV therapy; ex-Lilly exec reportedly top HHS secretary pick

Omnicom promotes Biolumina and H&S presidents to CEO

Omnicom promotes Biolumina and H&S presidents to CEO

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Ty Curran, previously CEO of the sister agencies, will serve as chairman in 2018.

StoneArch hires Marcia Miller as new president

StoneArch hires Marcia Miller as new president

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Optum vet Miller replaces Jessica Boden.

Muscular Dystrophy Association taps Lynn O'Connor Vos as CEO

Muscular Dystrophy Association taps Lynn O'Connor Vos as CEO

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The association said it is preparing for new FDA approvals for therapies that treat central nervous system and muscular system diseases.

Giant brings on new brand experience lead, as Armstrong departs

Giant brings on new brand experience lead, as Armstrong departs

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Aaron Sklar, formerly of Welltok, replaces Christine Armstrong, who moved on to a Silicon Valley health startup.

Former Burson director to lead Brussels business of U.K.'s Incisive Health

Former Burson director to lead Brussels business of U.K.'s Incisive Health

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Incisive Health will next month welcome Francesca Scassellati Sforzolini as head of its Brussels office.

GSW hires former McCann exec as president of North America

GSW hires former McCann exec as president of North America

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The agency appointed Sonja Foster-Storch, previously president of McCann Echo, to fill a role that has been vacant since 2016.

Outcome Health hires former BMS exec Nancy Phelan

Outcome Health hires former BMS exec Nancy Phelan

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She is working on commercial partnerships for the point-of-care company.

W2O's Sentient adds Spitz, Viola to leadership team

W2O's Sentient adds Spitz, Viola to leadership team

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Both positions were newly created as the agency has grown over the past year.

Former Cleveland Clinic comms exec Angela Calman joins IBM Watson Health

Former Cleveland Clinic comms exec Angela Calman joins IBM Watson Health

Calman is joining the technology company as VP of comms for Watson Health.

Astellas promotes Moyra Knight to comms, corporate citizenship role

Astellas promotes Moyra Knight to comms, corporate citizenship role

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She will also continue to serve as president of the Astellas U.S.A. Foundation.

W2O's Twist hires new president

W2O's Twist hires new president

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Former Edelman executive Mary Corcoran replaces Annalise Coady, who becomes president of W2O EMEA.

Neil Matheson leaves Huntsworth Health

Neil Matheson leaves Huntsworth Health

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The CEO of Huntsworth's biggest and fastest-growing unit Huntsworth Health, which includes Nitrogen and Tonic Life, has departed after eight years.