Susanne Schaffert, Ph.D., President, AAA, an established Novartis executive, named new CEO, Novartis Oncology

Novartis announces new CEO of Oncology Business Unit

Novartis have appointed Susanne Schaffert, Ph.D., as the new CEO of Novartis Oncology  Novartis announced that Susanne Schaffert, Ph.D., currently President, Advanced Accelerator Applications (AAA), a...
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Maxwellia expand their team with two new appointments

Maxwellia has expanded their team of switch experts with two new appointments following their relocation to the Alderley Park Accelerator. 
Vonnie Alexander as non-executive director

Synergy Vision appoints Vonnie Alexander as non-executive director

Synergy Vision is gearing up for global growth with the appointment of Vonnie Alexander as non-executive director.  This comes after the Australian office doubled business...
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How to be a successful key account manager

Pf asked two consultants from top pharma recruitment consultancies for their views on what it takes to be a successful key account manager.   Andy Boyd, Senior...
Dr Annalisa Jenkins & Lord Michael Grade become advisors to AKL

Dr Annalisa Jenkins & Lord Michael Grade become advisors to AKL

AKL Research and Development (AKLRD), a company developing an investigational osteoarthritis (OA) medicine, has announced the appointment of Dr Annalisa Jenkins and Lord Michael...
CF Future Care

CF Future Care: Putting people with CF in the driving seat

Dr Su Madge is the driving force behind a digital platform called CF Future Care, putting people with cystic fibrosis (CF) in the driving...

Healthcare Communications Association appoints two new members

The Healthcare Communications Association (HCA) has announced two new members joining its Executive Committee (EC). Effie Baoutis will spearhead the organisation’s presence and activity across...

Makara Health promote Helen Laurence to Director

UK-based international healthcare communications agency, Makara Health, has promoted senior PR and communications specialist Helen Laurence to Director, reinforcing its leadership team as it...
Dr Ian Hudson is to step down from the helm of the MHRA in September 2019.

Breaking news: MHRA CEO to step down

Dr Ian Hudson, Chief Executive of the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA), has announced he is to leave his role in September...

Celebrating success: Pf Award Winners Club 2018

The third Pf Award Winners Club brought together winners past and present to commemorate the accomplishments that embody true sales excellence. On 27 September, an...

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Janssen’s prostate cancer treatment Erleada receives EC licence 

Johnson & Johnson announce that the European Commission (EC) has licensed prostate cancer treatment Erleada for non-metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (nmCRPC) The licence is based on...
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The role of the cloud in transforming engagement for precision medicine

What role does technology play in transforming engagement to deliver precision information for precision medicine? Malia Lewin explores. Oncology is both the largest and fastest-growing therapeutic...
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NICE: Procedure could make more livers viable for transplant

A procedure assessed by NICE has been hailed as an “exciting development” in increasing the number of livers viable for transplant.  A perfusion machine can...