Spink PR has appointed former comms manager at Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust Martha Robinson as account director to head the ethical team. Account manager Yasmin Ghariani also joins from eMedFusion, along with account executive Maria Boiling, a recent graduate.
Waggener Edstrom Worldwide has recruited Anna Gray to lead its UK healthcare division. Most recently she worked for Cohn & Wolfe, leading the global cardiovascular business for Novartis and oncology teams for Bayer.
Natasha Peacock has joined Tonic Life Communications as an account manager from Cohn & Wolfe, where she worked on endocrinology, cardiovascular disease, HCV and OTC/ethical healthcare products.
bcsAgency has won a contract with US-based software company Octagon Research Solutions. The company launched its UK office in February, handing the agency an integrated PR, digital and marketing campaign brief.
Just::Health has set up a series of free autumn training sessions on public affairs and PR for charities. To be on the mailing list, charities should email firstname.lastname@example.org.