Personnel

McCann Health calls on Piasecki to head region

McCann Health calls on Piasecki to head region

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Marci Piasecki was promoted to regional director, North America, with oversight over all five US professional agencies in McCann Health, the most senior of a series of personnel moves the network said are designed to bolster the operation.

R&D chief's spring-cleaning sweeps through Merck labs

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Roger Perlmutter has begun to trim the fat off Merck's lackluster pipeline.

Business Briefs: Merck and Forest Labs

Merck's proposed insomnia drug scores a thumbs-up from an FDA advisory panel, and long-time Forest Labs CEO Howard Solomon announces his coming retirement.

Havas hires WebMD sales chief to lead NY shop

Havas hires WebMD sales chief to lead NY shop

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Dorothy Gemmell, who headed sales and sales operations at the portal, will take the reins at Havas Life New York.

Company news: Edelman, CMS, McKesson

Edelman nabs a GolinHarris exec, CMS submits Sunshine regs and McKesson expands its e-coupon reach.

Company news: Teva, Merck and BMS

Teva kicks off a succession plan early, and Merck launches Phase II trials of two all-oral hepatitis C regimens.

People news: Incyte and Alliqua

Amgen's former head of North America commercial operations joins Incyte, and pharma veteran James Sapirstein assumes the CEO position at Alliqua.

JAMA taps NEJM's Easley as publisher

JAMA taps NEJM's Easley as publisher

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The American Medical Association has wooed New England Journal of Medicine publisher Tom Easley to Chicago, where he will preside over the society's publications, soon to be rolled up into the JAMA brand.

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