UK health charity Nuffield Health has appointed Hopscotch Consulting for a nationwide secondary schools programme to tackle teenage health issues.
Scope Ophthalmics has appointed Road Communications to provide PR support for its branded range of prescription and over-the-counter medicines.
Former Tonic Life London managing director Stéphanie Bunten and associate director Lee-Ann Cameron have launched a boutique health comms agency, called Iris Life Communications.
Smarts Illuminate has won two digital accounts, including working with the NHS for Baywater Healthcare, following its rebrand at the end of last year.
The visually enhanced J&J News Center is geared at media, consumers, staffers, and stakeholders.
Cicero Group has appointed Fiona Cohen, former senior comms director of global healthcare company Baxter, to head its new healthcare practice.
Reports suggest Freuds is receiving millions of pounds to promote junk food while managing the Government's health contract, including its anti-obesity campaign Change4Life.
Tonic Life Communications, part of Huntsworth Health, has made three new hires following the recent appointment of global CEO Mary Smiddy.
Healthcare specialist Just Health Communications is to open a second office, in Southwark, to house its growing team.
Sports nutrition brand Monkey Nutrition has hired Rich Leigh & Co as its first PR agency.
The Royal College of Surgeons has promoted Simon Edwards to director of comms following the departure of Jo Revill.
Incisive Health, the health sector-focused PR consultancy, has secured a further four clients since the start of 2015 as it announces that it has doubled its employee numbers over the past four months.
Up Communications has been appointed as the first PR agency for HCi Viocare, the producer of technology for consumer and professional healthcare and sports markets.
Porter Novelli has hired Nicole Yost from Ogilvy Healthworld to head up its UK health & wellness practice.
The Smear for Smear social media campaign to encourage women to take smear tests by sharing 'lipstick smear selfies' was seen by up to 26 million people in the first 24 hours, its organisers claim.
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MHP Communications has hired Kate Pogson as a director.
Healthcare agency Virgo Health has appointed Tom Griffiths as head of digital from Care UK.
Entertainment PR company the Outside Organisation has hired Robin Invest, the former senior PR manager at Hearst Magazines, as a senior account director.
He started as the technology company's first marketing chief on Wednesday.