Politicians not fans of Pfizer-Allergan deal; 'The Man in the High Castle' subway campaign turns heads; Volkswagen faces tax investigation in Germany; Uber launches safety advisory board; Christie improves his chances in New Hampshire.
Trying to counter the media narrative that the record pharmaceutical-sector merger is just an attempt to avoid taxes, Read said it means the companies will spend more in the US.
Avril Lee will join MSLGroup next month as managing director of its UK and EMEA health practices.
Agency has appointed two new managing directors in Beijing and Hong Kong, and a new market leader in Shanghai
Health ministry says printing error was cause of misinformation that made its way onto trains across Jakarta
FDA also said plant employees used expired materials in manufacturing and passed failing products after retesting
The American Academy of Pediatrics is encouraging more non-tackle leagues, safer techniques, and additional trainers in its latest findings.
Reporting to Aloha head of marketing Lee Hurley, Szporn's main responsibilities include expanding and overseeing the brand's communications strategy.
At least Martin Shkreli seemed to be enjoying himself during the weekend Ask Me Anything session on Reddit.
It's a trend: Theranos is the latest company to respond to critical media reports with a lengthy missive. FTI Consulting is helping the company respond.
The organization released revised screening guidelines this week that called for less frequent mammograms starting later in life. While it published the changes in a medical journal, it also took steps to explain them comprehensively in layman's terms.
She previously served as EVP and New York office leader.
She will rejoin Gil Bashe, who left Makovsky in May to lead Finn Partners' health practice.
The FDA's Fresh Empire campaign seeks to reach multicultural teens between 12 and 17 years old.
Pfizer's corporate affairs chief talks about the complicated regulatory environment faced by pharma companies and changes in the comms landscape at the PRWeek Conference.
FleishmanHillard's head of healthcare in the UK and its global vice-chair of operations in the US are leaving the business, PRWeek has learned.
Holland most recently worked as executive director of public health solutions at WebMD.
Companies should ditch PR and CSR departments and revert to straight talking, according to Lord Browne, the former chief executive of BP.
After two decades at Johnson & Johnson, Craig Rothenberg talks about joining a startup and the role of comms in pharma.
The reality-show star took to Instagram again on Sunday night to promote morning sickness medication Diclegis, this time with extensive risk information.
Contrary to popular belief, Addyi is not the female Viagra. That's the message drug-maker Sprout must get across to doctors and patients in the coming weeks.
While a straight-to-the-point, fact-based approach is often effective in healthcare PR, it's not the best option for trying to convince skeptical parents that they should vaccinate their children.
During last year's massive Ebola outbreak, public health institutes were ready with a comprehensive communications plan.
2014 has been a busy year for the PR industry. Here PRWeek looks back on some of the stories that hit the headlines...
Communications pros tell PRWeek how they are coordinating stakeholder and public-facing communications amid growing concerns about Ebola in the US.