Noteworthy - Pharmaceutical Executive



Emerging Pharma Leaders 2014

August 1, 2014

This year's class of 15 young executives is deeply of the moment, with wide-ranging therapeutic, business, and operational expertise—all binded by an underlying commitment to the patient.

Social Media Struggles Continue

August 1, 2014

Tweeting limited, corrections okay, says FDA, as industry, regulators wrestle with the digital world. Our Washington Correspondent Jill Wechsler reports.

Google Glass — A User's Guide in Healthcare

August 1, 2014

Three medical affairs experts review the capabilities of Google's latest technology for delivering information to healthcare professionals in the field.

Brown University's Masters in Healthcare Leadership: A Mission to Transform

August 1, 2014

Mid-career students on Brown University's new program are challenged to remove the organizational silos that slow innovations in the delivery and financing of healthcare.

A Window on the Industry: The Emerging Pharma Leaders 2014

August 1, 2014

Pharm Exec's 2014 roster of emerging pharma leaders serves as a window on work in an industry that relies on human capital as the coinage of success, writes William Looney.

Managing High-Priced, U.S. Biotech Rxs in Canada

July 30, 2014

As the "Sovaldi Saga" unfolds in the U.S., it's clear the situation will only deteriorate. But north of the border, it's striking how Canadian healthcare entities are managing a similar Sovaldi situation, writes Tom Norton.

Fools Rush In: The Importance of Pre-Acquisition Due Diligence

July 29, 2014

Long before a deal is signed in ink, a company's compliance and legal team should be involved in the vetting process, writes Severin Wirz.

Pre-emption and States' Rights

July 23, 2014

Pharma backs federal standards for compassionate use, drug importing, data transparency, and track-and-trace. Jill Wechsler reports.

Pharma MBAs — From Mini Courses to the Full Monty

July 23, 2014

John Ansell assesses the wide range of pharma MBA courses currently available, from the five-day "mini MBA" to year-long programs of study.


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