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Articles

To share or not to share... The challenges for doctors around patients' notes

27th October 2014

 To share or not to share... The challenges for doctors around patients' notesArticles

Many patients now have the right to access their health records and doctors' notes, but what are the pros and cons? Are there instances where such information sharing could be...

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Interview: medical mastermind Gregory Stoloff

10th October 2014

 Interview: medical mastermind Gregory StoloffArticles

It is never too late to follow your dreams, as former investment banker turned inventor Gregory Stoloff proved when, in 2003, he stepped away from a long and successful career...

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How can pharma convince GPs of new drugs’ real value?

9th October 2014

 How can pharma convince GPs of new drugs’ real value? Articles

Doctors in England are facing more and more red tape when deciding which new drugs to prescribe. Here, GP Partner Una Duffy outlines what she believes pharma sales reps should...

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Taking the pulse of wearable devices

3rd October 2014

 Taking the pulse of wearable devicesArticles

Wearable devices first entered the consumer health market as monitors of activity and sleep patterns. Increasingly, they are helping people to take more control of their health and wellbeing. The...

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News

Angel investors boost UK bioscience

22nd October 2014

 Angel investors boost UK bioscienceNews

New bioscience companies are set to benefit from greater access to angel backing thanks to an initiative to bring fresh investors into life sciences.Angels in MedCity, launched by MedCity, London...

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Pfizer scratch card to help medicines engagement

8th October 2014

 Pfizer scratch card to help medicines engagementNews

Pfizer has launched a scratch card to help increase patient engagement with pharmacy staff and services in England, such as the Medicines Use Review (MUR) and New Medicine Service (NMS).The...

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UN steps up response as Ebola death toll mounts

22nd September 2014

 UN steps up response as Ebola death toll mountsNews

The United Nations has taken the unprecedented step of creating a multi-agency mission to fight the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.Nearly six months after the first case of Ebola in...

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Doctors urge caution on Novartis' heart failure drug

4th September 2014

 Doctors urge caution on Novartis' heart failure drugNews

The publication of the PARADIGM-HF trial of Novartis LCZ696 has led to suggestions it will transform chronic heart failure treatment, but commentators warn that its benefits may be being trumpeted too...

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White Papers

Opportunities and challenges around non-adherence and self‑management in diabetes

3rd October 2014

 Opportunities and challenges around non-adherence and self‑management in diabetesWhite Papers

Diabetes is a chronic condition, the prevalence of which has been escalating around the world for years. The significant consequences this has for healthcare budgets and patient wellbeing is well...

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Doctor networks: The rules of engagement for pharma

28th November 2013

 Doctor networks: The rules of engagement for pharmaWhite Papers

As online doctor networks have grown they have also developed their own rules around how members interact, what sort of information they are looking for and how they like to...

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Personalised Medicine – the Future of Blockbuster Pharma?

29th October 2013

 Personalised Medicine – the Future of Blockbuster Pharma?White Papers

The personalised medicine approach is rapidly becoming the new norm for pharmaceutical industry drug development and commercialisation, but it demands much more forward-thinking decision-making, as Phenestra outlines in its latest...

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The Healthcare Meetings Forum 2013

22nd October 2013

 The Healthcare Meetings Forum 2013White Papers

Healthcare meetings are experiencing a time of change, as new compliance regulations, the rise of digital and the flexing needs of healthcare providers force adaptation. This has raised concerns across...

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Audio & Video

Now on demand - real world insight into diabetes management - The Diabetes Debate

  Now available on demand (free to access) - originally broadcast on October 29th 2014. Non-adherence to self-management regimens in diabetes is globally a widespread, costly and ultimately life threatening issue.  Reasons...

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View the conversation - Tweetchat: Managing diabetes in the real world

Working in partnership, Atlantis Healthcare and pharmaphorum conducted a Tweetchat focussed on the real world challenges patients face in managing their diabetes (type I and II), with particular focus on how...

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Events

People in control of their own health and care

4th November 2014

People in control of their own health and care

This one-day conference, run in partnership with National Voices, will: explore individual involvement and its impact on health systems; look at case studies on issues such as care planning and...

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Transforming patient and staff experience: the power of narrative, case histories and numbers

5th November 2014

Transforming patient and staff experience: the power of narrative, case histories and numbers

Jointly with The Point of Care Foundation. The inter-relationship between patient and staff experience is a key theme of this conference. You'll learn why experience matters, how it can be...

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International Rare Diseases Research Consortium (IRDiRC) Shenzhen Conference

7th November 2014 - 9th November 2014

International Rare Diseases Research Consortium (IRDiRC)  Shenzhen Conference

The second conference organized by the International Rare Diseases Research Consortium (IRDiRC) in collaboration with the BGI is gathering stakeholders active in the field of rare disease from across the...

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Extractables and Leachables EU 2014

10th November 2014 - 12th November 2014

Extractables and Leachables EU 2014

The 2014 programme will deliver cutting-edge analysis of testing techniques and high-level insight into the global regulatory landscape, while allowing extensive time for debate and networking. Attendees will be provided...

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Press Releases

Liftstream report finds ten men for every woman present in biotech boardrooms

23rd October 2014

Liftstream report finds ten men for every woman present in biotech boardrooms

London, October 23rd 2014 – Liftstream Ltd, a company providing executive recruitment services to the biotechnology sector, announces the publication of its new free gender diversity report, “Diversifying the Outlook...

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ICC Lowe launches a new age of digital training for pharma

9th September 2014

ICC Lowe launches a new age of digital training for pharma

ICC Lowe London/Zurich has launched an innovative digital training course for the pharmaceutical industry. As digital is becoming an increasingly influential part of healthcare, the training aims to provide an...

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Synergy Vision launches a new, in-house Development Programme for training of new staff

8th September 2014

Synergy Vision launches a new, in-house Development  Programme for training of new staff

Award-winning medical communications agency, Synergy Vision, is pleased to announce the launch of an exciting new staff training programme that aims to give a group of new recruits a flying start in...

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TCF Healthcare Awards: results tougher than expected

11th July 2014

TCF Healthcare Awards: results tougher than expected

The Creative Floor Healthcare Awards The toughest healthcare award show on earth. Launched 7 January 2014. Designed to award the best healthcare creative out there and invest profits for the next...

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