Category Archives: social media

New Faces of Patient Advocacy

In this short video, Brianna Cayo-Cotter, Change.org’s managing director of communications, talks to Pharm Exec about how advocacy organizations and individual patients are getting more involved in every facet of the healthcare system, from drug R&D, to federal and state policy, all fueled by the hour-to-hour passion of living with a disease.
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FDA Guidances, OIG Investigations to Shape Drug Marketing, Research

Marketers may see further advice from the Food and Drug Administration in the coming year that clarifies how they can use social media. Priority topics:  presenting risk and benefit information in limited space; correcting independent/third party misinformation about a drug or medical device; and appropriate use of links, according to the agenda for the Center […]
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On-Demand Marketing Re-invents Customer Relationships

Staying on top of the marketing information stream can be difficult for your customers, but plans for a ‘holistic’ healthcare network could make relationships easier to manage. 2014 has started the way 2013 ended in the long and painful saga of pharma and Social media. In a January 21st post for Forbes, Ed Silverman reported […]
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IMS's Top 10 Pharma Social Media Engagers

The IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics worked up a methodology for assessing the effectiveness of pharma’s social media efforts across Facebook, Twitter and YouTube, according to three indices: reach (total number of people reached through each channel via likes, shares and re-tweets); relevance (extent to which content is being shared and forwarded); and relationship (amount […]
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FDA Rolls Out Social Media Guidance — Slowly

Pharma marketers have been clamoring for clear advice from the Food and Drug Administration on how to accommodate established rules governing drug promotion to today’s world of internet communications and social messaging. Now, a guidance from the agency’s Office of Prescription Drug Promotion (OPDP) —and its counterparts for biologics and animal drugs — outlines agency […]
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