UNICEF's goal: demystifying Ebola to audiences around the world.
Highland Marketing has been brought in to launch a product by software development company Niche Health, which allows GPs to securely transfer patient information to third parties electronically.
Virgo Health's consumer health and wellbeing division has promoted two of its existing team, as well as winning a competitive pitch for the Meda Pharma account.
Public Health England (PHE) has awarded its consumer engagement brief to M&C Saatchi with Freuds, which was unable to pitch directly, as a sub-contractor.
Waggener Edstrom has been appointed by baby charity Tommy's to conduct a UK-wide survey of midwives.
Aileen Thompson, the former corporate comms director at Vodafone UK, is joining the Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry (ABPI) as director of comms.
Kate Gibson has joined Cirkle as director of consumer as the agency wins a new account with US natural healthcare brand, Nature's Way.
Public and corporate affairs agency Hanover has rehired Emma Eatwell, who left in April 2013 to join healthcare business Swedish Orphan Biovitrum as head of public policy and advocacy.
Pegasus triumphed at the PRWeek Awards 2014 by landing the prestigious Consultancy of the Year prize.
A company offering the cancer treatment allegedly denied to Ashya King, the boy with a brain tumour taken from hospital without doctors' consent by his parents, is working with Results PR.
The branding firm surveyed 1,100 consumers in the US and UK, who rated healthcare areas such as primary-care physicians and specialists, pharmaceutical companies, health insurers, hospitals, and pharmacies.
Pediatric cancer organizations say the Empire State Building has unfairly shot down their requests to light the landmark gold for Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. Meanwhile, the building's management says its employees are being bullied.
Multibillion-pound pharma heavyweight Merck is pitching out UK PR work for its Seven Seas vitality brand.
Lord Chadlington has denied that a shareholder revolt led to him stepping down as CEO of Huntsworth, stating he made the decision to depart last year.
Huntsworth has put Tonic Life founders Scott Clark and Oliver Parsons on gardening leave until next January following the pair giving notice of their decision to quit the agency after failing to reach terms about their future involvement.
Last month's high-profile Ebola simulation was routine for public health dangers, writes the Department of Health's director of comms.
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The PR industry has massive potential in Africa's biggest economy but there is still work to be done, says Nn'emeka Maduegbuna, chairman and CEO, C&F Porter Novelli, Nigeria.
From virus outbreaks to crises in war zones to media training, Doctors Without Borders' comms director navigates complex terrain to ensure care for those in need.
There are numerous tools available for monitoring your social media campaigns and the opportunities for engagement seem limitless, but this can brings pitfalls.
Burson-Marsteller was hired by Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital, the medical center in Dallas where Ebola patient Thomas Duncan died and two nurses reportedly contracted the disease, last week, according to The New York Times.
Many pharma companies are scared of social media but, believe me, the benefits outweigh the pitfalls.
The world's most successful marketing services entrepreneur and self-styled 'bean counter' talks to Danny Rogers about the new wave of integration and why comms finally deserves to be at the centre of things.
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The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) is turning to a senior PR figure from the body responsible for promoting London to boost the international profile of the British motor industry.
UK-headquartered comms consultancy Blue Rubicon has promoted Chris Lauwerys, an associate director in its London office, to be a director of its Qatar business.
BEIJING / HONG KONG - Walter Jennings, managing partner of Kreab Gavin Anderson Greater China for the past three years, is now a senior advisor, as the firm makes a number of executive changes including promoting Jonathan Kushner to head of Asia.
Ben Brooks-Dutton, a former managing director of Mischief, is joining Freuds as creative strategy director next week.