MM+M’s “6 Degrees of …” presentation last year featured the exact type of connection we hoped to uncover: A direct link to Kevin Bacon himself, courtesy of a health media exec who engaged with the well-networked actor while working on film projects. The five healthcare-world movers and shakers showcased in this year’s “6 Degrees of …” presentation, alas, have never found themselves at a charity event, on a virtual panel or in an elevator with Kevin Bacon. But they’ve worked alongside any number of marketing legends and medical/scientific visionaries, and one helped Mick Jagger buy shoes. The professional connectivity in and around medical marketing never fails to intrigue or delight.

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