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Digital health news: National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) uses new web-based platform iEnvision for its medical programs

February 26, 2018

Glastonbury, CT and Fort Washington, PA, USA, February 26, 2018 – National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®) engages Envision Pharma Group to support their Oncology Research Program using iEnvision – a new web-based software platform for medical programs The National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®) Oncology Research Program (ORP) today announced the selection and implementation of the […]

Digital health news: National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) uses new web-based platform iEnvision for its medical programs

February 26, 2018

The National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) has announced it is going to use Envision Pharma Group’s new web platform iEnvision to support its Oncology Research Program.

Social Media: A Rich Data Source or a Can of Worms?

December 19, 2017

The rise of health-related social media (SM) has been phenomenal. It has been estimated that there are over 2.5 billion patient posts from 50 million healthcare users. Health-related SM is increasingly recognized as a potentially important source of evidence. Studies are already being undertaken that aim to directly monitor drug safety and provide evidence of […]


November 9, 2017

Join 500+ digital pharma marketers, technologists, and digital agencies at ePharma 2018 to discuss the ongoing digital evolution of marketing practices in pharma, and the continual digitization of the patient and HCP journeys. Enjoy insightful conversations and be inspired through instructional case studies and leading-edge technology for strategies to embrace disruption and seize innovation.

Elsevier announces winners of the 2017 Reaxys PhD Prize

October 25, 2017

Three young chemistry researchers recognized for their innovative and original research Elsevier, the information analytics business specializing in science and health, announced the three winners of the 2017 Reaxys PhD Prize at its annual Symposium held in Shanghai, China. Celebrating top research by leading young chemists across the globe, the Reaxys PhD Prize recognizes innovative […]

Laboratory Informatics Leaders to Gather in Philadelphia

October 24, 2017

Philadelphia, PA  (October 20)  IQPC’s  14th Laboratory Informatics Summit, the nation’s foremost event addressing innovative solutions to leverage the modern lab will take place in Philadelphia, PA, this December 4-6, 2017. This summit will focus on key themes at the forefront of news today, such as leveraging the latest in machine learning to prepare for […]

Facebook held a special breakfast for drug marketers about recruiting people for clinical trials

September 13, 2017

On Thursday, the company’s New York-based health unit hosted an invitation-only breakfast for pharmaceutical marketers to learn about targeting users for their clinical trials.   CNBC viewed a copy of the invitation, which asked participants to attend a presentation on the company’s “new clinical trials strategy.”   Facebook is already widely used by clinical trial […]

CR Expo China 2017 Poised to Boost Rise of Assistive Device Industry

August 21, 2017

The press conference for Care & Rehabilitation Expo China 2017 was held at China Disabled Persons’ Federation, on August 14th, 2017. Present at the conference are leaders including HU Xiangyang, Director of Rehabilitation Department of China Disabled Persons’ Federation, LI Xi, Director of China Assistive Devices and Technology Centre for Persons with Disabilities, OU Ling, […]

Drugmakers Test Out Tumblr to Tap Specific Audiences

August 10, 2017

It may have taken longer than it did elsewhere, but pharma has finally achieved some not-insignificant degree of comfort and confidence in the realm of social media. Medical loss ratio-fueled worries notwithstanding, brand teams have marketed their products on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter to great effect, achieving results that make deeper incursions in and around […]

11th Digital Pharma East

July 13, 2017

Join more than 800 attendees for the largest event focused exclusively on digital marketing for the life sciences — Digital Pharma East — now in it’s eleventh year. Get actionable insights from our faculty of more than 130 senior-level experts when the conference returns to Philadelphia this October 3-6 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center. There […]

Patients Support Partnerships between Advocacy Groups and Pharmaceutical Companies

June 13, 2017

A survey conducted by Rare Patient Voice of over 3,000 US patients and caregivers across nearly 200 diseases and conditions, found that a majority (55%) are in favor of patient advocacy groups partnering with pharmaceutical or biotechnology companies to develop drugs for medical conditions. Less than 10% are opposed. However, over one-third are not sure. […]