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My career in 5 executions: Saatchi & Saatchi Wellness' Kathy Delaney

My career in 5 executions: Saatchi & Saatchi Wellness' Kathy Delaney

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From IKEA to eye-opening health campaigns, S&S Wellness' CCO helps turn emotion into action.

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.

Agencies: If You're So Unique, Tell Us About It

Agencies: If You're So Unique, Tell Us About It

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Every agency in the biz claims to have a "unique" culture and one that fuels a great deal of its success.

The professional paths of 8 pharma execs

The professional paths of 8 pharma execs

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The successes of these pharma execs show that there's no one path to professional bliss.

AbelsonTaylor's Jay Carter on the key to retaining top talent

AbelsonTaylor's Jay Carter on the key to retaining top talent

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Now that Facebook, Apple, and Google have set their sights on healthcare, agencies find themselves under pressure from yet another flank.

How Pablo Graiver plans to solve the problem of clinical-trial recruitment

How Pablo Graiver plans to solve the problem of clinical-trial recruitment

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The CEO and founder of Antidote talks about what inspired him to start the company, which recently received funding from Merck.

Healthcare agencies re-evaluate tactics to retain talent

Healthcare agencies re-evaluate tactics to retain talent

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The best marketers possess a mix of scientific know-how, digital dexterity, and unflappability. To keep them, agencies need to revise their thinking and tactics.

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.

Q&A: On being a working mom

Q&A: On being a working mom

Guidemark Health's Tina Fascetti offers Medela's Katie Busse advice on being a working mother in healthcare marketing.

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.

How Lauren Schulz is shaping Dr. Reddy's OTC brands

How Lauren Schulz is shaping Dr. Reddy's OTC brands

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She is director of OTC brand marketing at Dr. Reddy's Laboratories.

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.

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.

A day at work with Makovsky's Rob Schachter

A day at work with Makovsky's Rob Schachter

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A mentor once told him to keep learning and stay out of his comfort zone.

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.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Wednesday, August 2, 2017

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Celgene and Agios secure FDA approval for AML drug Idhifa; GSK hires chief digital and technology officer; Pfizer wants tax reform before M&A engagement

Astellas promotes two sales veterans to new roles

Astellas promotes two sales veterans to new roles

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David Musselman and Lynn Gerber are now leading sales for the company's primary care and specialty products.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday, July 18, 2017

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Novartis raises Alcon forecast; UDG acquires Cambridge BioMarketing; Spark Therapeutics receives priority review for Luxturna gene therapy

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Thursday, July 13, 2017

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Thursday, July 13, 2017

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AstraZeneca CEO reportedly moving to Teva; the FDA reverses on approval for Amicus drug; Merck names winners of Alexa challenge

Otsuka's April Mitchell on leading versus managing

Otsuka's April Mitchell on leading versus managing

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When you've figured out the difference, people will walk through fire for you, a mentor once told her.

Questions for 5 of the healthcare agency world's top execs

Questions for 5 of the healthcare agency world's top execs

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The CEOs of the industry's largest holding companies discuss how they're reasserting their businesses.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Thursday, June 29, 2017

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Thursday, June 29, 2017

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Walgreens ends merger with Rite Aid; Biogen hires former Novartis exec as SVP of corporate affairs; FDA takes new measures to drive drug pricing competition

PulseCX promotes David Zaritsky to CEO

PulseCX promotes David Zaritsky to CEO

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Zaritsky succeeds Jay Bolling, who becomes executive chairman

Why Novartis' Shah-Mehta chose a career in pharma sales

Why Novartis' Shah-Mehta chose a career in pharma sales

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The executive director of oncology marketing is fascinated by the resilience of the human body.

Alexion hires new chief commercial officer

Alexion hires new chief commercial officer

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Brian Goff is expected to replace Carsten Thiel in June. The drugmaker said Tuesday that Thiel along with several other execs would be leaving the firm.

Klick Health appoints FCB veteran as chief medical officer

Klick Health appoints FCB veteran as chief medical officer

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Holly Henry, previously chief medical officer at FCB Health, will oversee medical strategy in the newly created role.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Monday, March 27, 2017

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Monday, March 27, 2017

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Alexion names former Baxalta head as CEO; U.S. dollar drops after AHCA-fail; EMA advises suspension of 300 generic drugs by Indian drugmaker

P&G exec who led Always #LikeAGirl campaign moves to comms leadership role at Novartis

P&G exec who led Always #LikeAGirl campaign moves to comms leadership role at Novartis

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P&G's Mark Chakravarty has joined pharma giant Novartis in a senior role.