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Articles

Patient perspective: a breast cancer diagnosis

4th February 2016

 Patient perspective: a breast cancer diagnosisArticles

On World Cancer Day, we relate the personal 'diary' experience of an American woman diagnosed with breast cancer.What it feels like to have breast cancer...On 14 May 2015 I was...

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Taking the ‘burden’ out of caregiver burden

1st February 2016

 Taking the ‘burden’ out of caregiver burdenArticles

Ageing populations and rising numbers of people with chronic conditions mean more and more people are becoming informal caregivers. When new treatments are developed, regulators should take into account the...

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What doctors say about the junior doctors’ strike

22nd January 2016

 What doctors say about the junior doctors’ strikeArticles

After five years writing the regular Pharma Gets Social column for pharmaphorum, Daniel Ghinn introduces his new series entitled "What doctors say about...". In this series he will examine news and...

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UK Prix Galien awards: celebrating life-changing medicines

19th January 2016

 UK Prix Galien awards: celebrating life-changing medicinesArticles

The value that the best new innovative medicines bring to patients will be recognised at this year’s UK Prix Galien awards, to be held at the Houses of Parliament. Companies...

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News

Australian biotech joins race to develop Zika vaccine

2nd February 2016

 Australian biotech joins race to develop Zika vaccineNews

A vaccine developed by Australian biotech company Sementis could be re-purposed to help prevent the spread of the Zika virus.Transmitted by the aedes mosquito, Zika is suspected to be behind...

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MSD and Verily collaborate on NHS England's tech health projects

22nd January 2016

 MSD and Verily collaborate on NHS England's tech health projectsNews

What if healthcare systems could use data to predict which of their most vulnerable patients were going to get sick, and when?While this sounds like a healthcare version of the...

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Huge increase in UK Alzheimer's prescriptions offset by generics

19th January 2016

 Huge increase in UK Alzheimer's prescriptions offset by genericsNews

Prescribing of drugs to treat patients with Alzheimer's has risen six-fold in the last 10 years, reflecting greater efforts to tackle the disease in the UK.Alzheimer's disease and other forms...

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NHS braced for doctors’ strike

4th January 2016

 NHS braced for doctors’ strikeNews

England's National Health Service is bracing itself for a strike by junior doctors, as today's deadline for a deal is expected to be missed.The dispute concerns new working hours which...

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White Papers

From promise to practice: immuno-oncology in action – the new frontier in cancer treatment

29th January 2016

 From promise to practice: immuno-oncology in action – the new frontier in cancer treatmentWhite Papers

Immuno-oncology therapies that harness the body's own defences to fight off tumours are widely acknowledged as the new frontier in cancer treatment.Clinical trials of emerging products, both alone and in...

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Patient centricity: What it means and why it’s important to have patients at the centre of our thinking

11th September 2015

 Patient centricity: What it means and why it’s important to have patients at the centre of our thinkingWhite Papers

Having clear parameters of patient‑centricity that can be measured year-on-year enables Boehringer Ingelheim UK to know if it is moving in the right direction and to set targets for what...

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Optimising patient outcomes through physician education

26th March 2015

 Optimising patient outcomes through physician educationWhite Papers

Physician education is undergoing a massive change as the volume of advances in therapies and practices increases and the use of digital channels facilitates new forms of scientific exchange. This white...

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Improved health and wellbeing in COPD

9th March 2015

 Improved health and wellbeing in COPDWhite Papers

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a progressive and debilitating disorder, which, as it progresses, places a significant burden on individuals and those caring for them. This is not only...

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Audio & Video

Live webinar – Patient centricity 101: How to create content that REALLY communicates

  According to the European Commission and NIHR Clinical Research Network, between 2007 and 2011, delays for launching clinical trials rose by 90%. And with approximately one third of the clinical...

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Available on demand: Customer data is the lifeblood of commercial life sciences - is the industry getting what it needs?

  Findings from the Veeva 2015 European Life Sciences SurveyCustomer data challenges are among the most vexing and pervasive that life sciences companies currently experience, especially with the increasing regulatory pressure...

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Events

Ageing 2016

9th February 2016

Ageing 2016

This annual international summit will look at many facets of research and processes that are involved in ageing and senescence. With discussions ranging from discovery of biomarkers and assay...

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3rd Annual Medical Device Commercial Leaders Forum (Europe)

16th February 2016 - 18th February 2016

3rd Annual Medical Device Commercial Leaders Forum (Europe)

This three day event is the „must attend“ event for all senior directors at medical device companies who are interested in fresh approaches to improve sales or marketing performance for...

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6th Edition Medical Affairs Leaders Forum Europe (Spring)

22nd February 2016 - 23rd February 2016

6th Edition Medical Affairs Leaders Forum Europe (Spring)

This 2 day forum is the “must attend” event for those senior decision-makers looking to drive their medical affairs teams and departments and enhance their KOL & stakeholder engagement at...

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Genetics in Forensics

14th March 2016 - 15th March 2016

Genetics in Forensics

Oxford Global is proud to present the Genetics in Forensics Congress, on the 14th and 15th of March 2016 in central London. Over two days our event will bring...

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Press Releases

Synergy Vision wins Women of the Future Award

28th October 2015

Synergy Vision wins Women of the Future Award

Synergy Vision, the London-based medical communications agency, was awarded the Corporate Award at the Women of the Future Awards ceremony, which took place at the London Hilton Hotel on Park...

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Synergy Vision expands global presence to meet demand in the Asia-Pacific region

21st October 2015

Synergy Vision expands global presence to meet demand in the Asia-Pacific region

UK-based Synergy Vision opens a new office in Sydney, Australia, to meet the demands of their clients across the Asia-Pacific region. With the rapidly expanding pharmaceutical sector in the Asia-Pacific region,...

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War on Cancer Summit set for London October 20th 2015

17th September 2015

War on Cancer Summit set for London October 20th 2015

As populations and life expectancies around the world continue to rise, so too will instances of cancer.  Add in a crippling economic cost of over one trillion dollars and the need...

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QuDoS in MS Awards - still time to enter

25th August 2015

QuDoS in MS Awards - still time to enter

There is just 1 week left until the entry deadline for the QuDoS in MS Awards (7th September 2015). Established to recognise Quality in the Delivery of Services in Multiple Sclerosis, the...

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