APCO will open an office in Frankfurt, the major finance hub of Germany, which will be led by its current deputy MD in the country.
London agency 3 Monkeys Zeno has taken on a new head of health after Rachel Vrettos moved to a New York role at parent firm Zeno - and the agency also has a new head of tech in London.
Sunday Times deputy political editor James Lyons will join NHS England as its new head of media and public affairs next month, as the health service faces what has controversially been called a "humanitarian crisis".
The Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry (ABPI) has launched a new film and a suite of online resources aimed at providing a comprehensive overview of the UK pharmaceutical industry.
Change4Life has launched a food tracker app in its annual January health push - the third Public Health England campaign launched in a week - helping parents keep an eye on kids' salt, sugar and fat intake.
A campaign launched today by Public Health England (PHE) centres around NHS doctor and kids TV star Dr Ranj Singh working with children to encourage adults to stop smoking.
Public Health England is using an animated film to encourage 40 to 60-year-olds to make improving their health a new year's resolution.
Bob Chandler has launched network Watershed Bridges, along with MaxAscent, one of the agencies within the network.
The deal is the agency network's third since May.
The Movember Foundation, which encourages men to grow moustaches for charity during November, is branching out to highlight a wider variety of men's health issues throughout the year.
Burson-Marsteller's UK health team today (28 November) welcomes Kelly Teasdale, formerly of AstraZeneca and previously TogoRun and Chandler Chicco, as a senior director.
The new European chief at healthcare comms giant inVentiv, whose brands include Biosector 2, Chamberlain and CCA, has told PRWeek she is putting a "dogged" focus on patient engagement and the concept of accountable marketing at the heart of 2017 plans.
Cold sore cream brand Lipivir is looking for a consumer PR agency to help with its launch in the UK, PRWeek has learned.
The firm will become a subsidiary of W2O Group.
The partnership will span ApotheCom's offices around the world, including those in the U.S., U.K., and Asia.
Diversity is a serious issue for public relations. If you're an agency with a regional office pretending this makes you diverse, please stop.
The message about the NHS could not be clearer: it's sick. Doctors warn they would worry if their families were taken ill.
Consider, if you will, two seemingly unconnected stories with potentially seismic implications for the PR industry.
I was born in Tanzania to a Ugandan father and a Rwandan-Tanzanian mother. I'm always surprised by those that talk about Africa as if it's a country and Africans as if we are all the same.
Healthcare comms in 2017 will be characterised by a refinement of the way in which we use rich media, and the 70th anniversary of the NHS.
In November 2016 The Campaign Against Antisemitism made a complaint against an East London cafe called Nincomsoup.
Many companies are taking the opportunity to share their progress or research towards finding a cure or developing treatments for the HIV and AIDS.
The client isn't a PR professional's only master, but how do you know what journalists and editors want if you don't get to know them?
So, you've got an opportunity to pitch to a new client and, after a fruitful brainstorming session with your team, you've got it: The concept that's got 'winning pitch' written all over it.
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