Healthcare: The Week in Healthcare

New blood for Athena

- Athena Medical PR has taken on James Harper as a strategic consultant. For the past 18 months Harper has been working as an in-house consultant for brand teams at pharma firms AstraZeneca and Schering Plough. He will report to newly installed MD Steve Carroll.

- Pro Bio Healthcare has signed up HSDCommunicate to handle the launch of a dietary supplement for irritable bowel syndrome sufferers. HSD aims to build consumer awareness and retailer support. The product launches next January.

- Chandler Chicco Agency has brought in Duncan Shaw and Alice Reynolds as consultants. Shaw joins from his position as senior account manager at Health Interactions, part of the Nucleus group. Reynolds was an ethical product buyer at Alliance Boots.

- Red Health has bolstered its team with the hires of Charlotte Binstead and Kate Aldous. Binstead joins as an account director after three years as a senior account supervisor in New York at Hill and Knowlton and Ruder Finn. Aldous has been brought on board as an account manager, having held the same role at Huntsworth Health.

Before commenting please read our rules for commenting on articles.

If you see a comment you find offensive, you can flag it as inappropriate. In the top right-hand corner of an individual comment, you will see 'flag as inappropriate'. Clicking this prompts us to review the comment. For further information see our rules for commenting on articles.

comments powered by Disqus

Latest Articles

Careers: Leadership - A route to the boardroom
Sponsored feature

Careers: Leadership - A route to the boardroom

Senior communicators now need the knowledge and ability to take on a more central corporate role.

Max Clifford trial jury retires to consider indecent assault charges

Max Clifford trial jury retires to consider indecent assault charges

The jury in the trial of celebrity publicist Max Clifford has retired to consider verdicts on 11 charges of indecent assault after five weeks of proceedings.

Avoid being caught out on camera

Avoid being caught out on camera

Being caught on camera is a fact of life, so it is vital to ensure that organisations behave in the right way.