Healthcare: The Week in Healthcare

Two move to Hanover

Hanover has hired Royal College of Surgeons' head of comms Matt Worrall as an account director, reporting to head of healthcare Andrew Harrison. It has also hired Louise Nathanson from Hill+Knowlton Strategies as a consultant.

Road, the healthcare and lifestyle agency, has been called in by The Essential Parent Company to launch a new concept in childcare and parenting backed by Lord Robert Winston, professor of fertility studies at Imperial College and host of BBC's Child of Our Time. The company is to launch a range of online and audio-visual products.

Pharma Consulting Group has acquired healthcare recruitment firm Fforde Management. Richard Tupman, CEO and founder of the Pharma Consulting Group, said: 'This merger increases the expertise offered by the group.'

Organix, the baby food brand, has appointed Consolidated PR to raise awareness of its Taste for Life programme promoting good food in nurseries and at home. The programme was created in response to the Better Nursery Food Now campaign, led by Organix and the Soil Association.

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