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Pfizer expands humanitarian access to Prevnar 13 vaccine

Pfizer expands humanitarian access to Prevnar 13 vaccine

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Pfizer expanded its humanitarian efforts by providing the Prevnar 13 vaccine at a low price and donating proceeds to aid groups.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Monday, October 17, 2016

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Monday, October 17, 2016

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Doctors Without Borders refuses free Pfizer vaccines; Valeant to raise prices of certain drugs; two urologists advocate for overactive bladder drugs

Cleveland Clinic aims to get guys talking in first men's health campaign

Cleveland Clinic aims to get guys talking in first men's health campaign

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The Cleveland Clinic has launched its first national men's health campaign, MENtion It, to encourage men to be more proactive about their health.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Wednesday, July 27, 2016

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IBM to help analyze data about the spread of Zika; Grassley to investigate Part D program; Lilly CEO to retire

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Monday, July 11, 2016

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Monday, July 11, 2016

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Purdue Pharma reportedly knew about OxyContin trafficking; Amgen's Repatha approved for monthly dosing option; Clinton proposes new healthcare measures

Elie Wiesel, Who Gave Voice to the Voiceless, Saw Pharma as an Ally in Sustaining Life

Elie Wiesel, Who Gave Voice to the Voiceless, Saw Pharma as an Ally in Sustaining Life

He knew from his fractured childhood that courage in the face of adversity translated into survival and that empathy must be embedded in care and cures.

Zika campaign highlights millennial interest in work with a purpose

Zika campaign highlights millennial interest in work with a purpose

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A group of Havas agencies developed a song and a ritual for a Reckitt Benckiser campaign encouraging people to use mosquito repellant.

Zika Crisis Stresses Need for Pharma Industry

Zika Crisis Stresses Need for Pharma Industry

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When pharmaceutical companies are needed, we're Jonas Salks; when we ask to be paid, we're Martin Shkrelis.

Brazilian agencies create billboard that kills Zika-carrying mosquitoes

Brazilian agencies create billboard that kills Zika-carrying mosquitoes

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The billboards themselves operate on simple principles: fool mosquitoes into thinking they've found a human, and then trap them until they die of dehydration.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Friday, November 6, 2015

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Friday, November 6, 2015

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Obama administration tells states they cannot restrict hep-C drugs; AstraZeneca says it will acquire ZS Pharma: Allergan CEO says drug discovery is too risky

WebMD's Holland joins MWW's corporate health practice

WebMD's Holland joins MWW's corporate health practice

Holland most recently worked as executive director of public health solutions at WebMD.

We're searching for 2015's Outstanding Contributor to Healthcare

We're searching for 2015's Outstanding Contributor to Healthcare

Know a very special person or group making extraordinary contributions to public health? We want to hear from you.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Wednesday, July 8

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Wednesday, July 8

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CDC report finds prescription painkiller abuse contributed to an increase in heroin use; Novartis heart-failure drug gets FDA approval; Isis Pharmaceuticals obtains orphan-drug designation for volanesorsen

Could Marketing in Schools Help Save America's Health?

Could Marketing in Schools Help Save America's Health?

With an eye on the bottom line, hospitals and their marketing firms traditionally haven't spent much time on school campuses.

A Q&A with Sir Roger Moore, 2015 Young Lions Health Award judge

A Q&A with Sir Roger Moore, 2015 Young Lions Health Award judge

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Moore, a longtime Goodwill Ambassador for Unicef, talked with MM&M about how creativity can be used to improve public health.

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