Healthcare PR pro McDade dies

NEW YORK: Paul McDade, a healthcare PR veteran, died in a car crash on October 19.

NEW YORK: Paul McDade, a healthcare PR veteran, died in a car crash on October 19. He was 44.

McDade, who most recently founded an agency called March First PR, had also held senior healthcare positions at Hill & Knowlton, Edelman, and Ruder Finn. He worked as a partner and director of Corinth Marketing and PR's New York office before leaving the firm earlier this year to start March First PR.