Category Archives: Meetings
By Clark Herman | Published: January 17, 2013
Global consultancy Cegedim has released its latest survey on how and where big Pharma puts its promotional dollar. Pharmaceutical Promotional Spend: Global Trends reports that spending in emerging markets significantly increased last year, while Europe and US declined slightly. Although overall promotion spending remained flat worldwide at $90 billion, the US still accounts for the [...]
By Ben Comer | Published: November 14, 2012
How can the emerging field of data science help to fruitfully translate research and discovery into successful drug development? Academics and pharmaceutical executives at Mount Sinai’s School of Medicine discussed ways to build a bridge across the valley of death, and the growing importance of data across all business areas.
By Clark Herman | Published: October 12, 2012
With Halloween candy flooding the shelves in pharmacies across the nation, it’s only appropriate that we turn the conversation toward an ever-growing drug market and therapeutic area: diabetes.
By Guest Blogger | Published: September 5, 2012
by Elizabeth Hollis The FDA and the Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed) gave cardiovascular device manufacturers plenty to think about over the holiday weekend with information presented at an Aug. 28 workshop. The two bodies came together to explain requirements for 30-day notices and annual change reports for Pre-Market Approvals (PMAs), an important gateway to [...]
By Julian Upton | Published: June 20, 2012
CROs and pharma battled for the innovation crown at last week’s annual PCMG’s conference. Julian Upton reports. It’s rather refreshing, in these gloomy economic times, to attend an event that bucks the trend for austerity, and the Pharmaceutical Contract Management Group (PCMG) annual conference last week certainly did that. For the last four years of its [...]