PRWeek’s annual 30 Under 30 list showcases the industry leaders of the future, but who are this year’s entrants from the healthcare sector?
Pharma firm Bristol Myers Squibb (BMS) has appointed charity public affairs specialist Jagtar Dhanda as its policy advocacy and government affairs manager.
Exclusive: WHO concerned by Big Tobacco-funded foundation’s 'aggressive PR effort' during COVID-19 pandemic
The World Health Organization (WHO) has warned that a “front group” for the tobacco industry and its PR agencies are taking advantage of the coronavirus to fund research on tobacco users.
Fashion photographer and director Rankin has captured a range of powerful portraits of NHS staff who have been working throughout the COVID-19 pandemic in a campaign launched today to celebrate the service's 'birthday'.
NHS South East London Clinical Commissioning Group has launched a summer campaign, driven by behavioural insights, to tell people about the mental-health resources on offer during the pandemic.
Makara Health founder Louise Sharp and regulatory affairs specialist Dr Nick Broughton have launched a pharmaceutical ethics and compliance education agency called Ethos.
Fresenius Medical Care UK, a private provider of kidney health services, has appointed Stand Agency to provide comms and social-media services.
Engine MHP and Mischief have announced a partnership with behavioural science consultancy Influence at Work to create a new offer for health clients.
King’s Health Partners has appointed former senior government press officer Syeda Hasnain as its head of communications.
Dr Jane Brearley, Portland’s head of health in the UK, has left the agency and will take time out from her career to consider how the PR industry can “do so much better” before deciding her next move, PRWeek has learned.
Evergreen PR has been appointed by Swiss health-tech company Vtuls following a competitive pitch.
MHP Health has appointed Alison Dunlop, former managing director of MSL UK’s health practice, as a senior director in its patient advocacy team.
Former Porter Novelli co-MD Nicole Yost has joined BCW in the new role of MD of healthcare business transformation.
The furore over Dominic Cummings’ journey to Durham and his subsequent excursions during the height of the lockdown measures shows little sign of abating after revelations first emerged on Friday night.
Liquid has been reappointed to raise the profile of the Westfield Health British Transplant Games (BTG) and awareness of organ donation for a further three years.
Pegasus' managing director discusses what gets her creative juices flowing.
‘Overcommunication’ has been one of the leadership buzzwords of the coronavirus crisis, but for many in the industry it's an approach that contributes to burnout.
COVID-19 has had profound consequences for PR professionals at the start their careers, but we will be the first port of call for businesses and leaders when the next crisis comes.
For nearly four months, the PR industry has been working from home pretty successfully. That has no doubt made a lot of businesses think about whether they should ever open their doors again.
My name is Shakeel, but many people know me as Shak.
A big part of the racism issue in the PR industry is the fixation on ‘fit’.
The impact of COVID-19 on people’s physical and mental health is being well documented, even though many of the effects will become visible only over time.
The Black Lives Matter protests, which began in the US following the death of George Floyd while in the custody of Minneapolis Police before spreading around the world, have sparked conversations about racism in every sector and strata of society, including PR.
Adam Hayes, associate creative director at Pegasus, discusses the agency's Manversation campaign against prostate cancer for Bayer.
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Political and research consultancy WPI Strategy has hired Anna Wallace, a former corporate affairs director for professional services giant PWC, as an associate.
Former Labour Party frontbench MP Luciana Berger has joined Edelman UK to lead its advocacy and public affairs team.
Georgia Jerram will replace Ed Owen as director of comms at HM Courts & Tribunals Services (HMCTS) when he leaves in July, PRWeek has learned.
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