Five things for pharma marketers to know: Friday, February 17, 2017

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Friday, February 17, 2017

Microsoft reenters healthcare market; Trump accuses Cummings of avoiding drug-pricing meeting; Trump says ACA replacement plan to be unveiled in March

How can drugmakers tell better stories? Try Instagram

How can drugmakers tell better stories? Try Instagram

The Kim Kardashian debacle aside, what makes the platform so potentially valuable to pharma and healthcare marketers is its visual story-telling capability.

10 ways healthcare companies are testing Instagram

10 ways healthcare companies are testing Instagram

Pharmaceutical and healthcare companies use a mix of corporate and brand accounts on Instagram, and some are turning to celebrity influencers.

BreathResearch's Nirinjan Yee on being a female entrepreneur

BreathResearch's Nirinjan Yee on being a female entrepreneur

A bout with Lyme disease led Yee to found a company that helps patients measure and track their breathing patterns.

MM&M's top 5 stories in January 2017

MM&M's top 5 stories in January 2017

Merck and Aetna partner in value-based drug pricing; data scientists rising in the biopharma ranks; Japanese pharma leads digital health innovation

Continuum and Lyft to offer free rides to clinical-trial patients

Continuum and Lyft to offer free rides to clinical-trial patients

Transportation barriers can limit patient involvement in clinical trials.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Novartis forecasts slower growth in 2017; Actelion reports trial failure for PAH drug; HHS nominee Tom Price denies conflict of interest claims

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Rep. Price to answer questions at confirmation hearing; 22 drugmakers invest in fighting disease in poor countries; FDA approves generic of Jazz's Xyrem

Day 3 at JP Morgan: The move toward big data requires drugmakers to ask questions

Day 3 at JP Morgan: The move toward big data requires drugmakers to ask questions

There are dozens of players, including leaders like IBM Watson Health and Verily as well as smaller concerns, lining up to sell pharma access to some sort of data solution.

Healthcare Marketers: The Future is Personal

Healthcare Marketers: The Future is Personal

Nothing is more personal than an individual's health; the technology that will prove most effective will be solutions that are personal.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Illumina and IBM enter DNA sequencing partnership; J&J to outline price increases in new report; Egalet's opioid Arymo ER gets FDA approval

Japanese drugmakers lead the way in digital innovation

Japanese drugmakers lead the way in digital innovation

Otsuka, Astellas, Takeda, and Daiichi Sankyo share a degree of adventurousness and forward-mindedness in the digital realm.

MM&M's new logo reflects the evolving industry

MM&M's new logo reflects the evolving industry

This month we will debut a restyled MM&M logo on our website, in a mobile-friendly, redesigned email newsletter, and on the cover of our magazine.

Big data expert Hilary Mason on 3 ways to create a data-driven culture

Big data expert Hilary Mason on 3 ways to create a data-driven culture

The first step is to seek leadership support, she says.

Pharma adopts data-science culture in move toward AI

Pharma adopts data-science culture in move toward AI

Data scientists are a new kind of insight and analytics professional showing up in the biopharma ranks.