“Moving and Improving Concepts and Evidence for Healthcare Decisions” – the latest ISPOR congress

By Ruth Whittington ([email protected]) Rx Communications has just returned triumphant from the 11th annual European Congress of ISPOR. ISPOR is a great place to meet old friends, find new ones, and discuss current issues with competitors, clients and collaborators. This year’s venue (Athens) provided an interesting reminder of how far we have moved in some…

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Access to medicines: Ranking the social responsibility of pharmaceutical companies

By Julie Stauffer ([email protected]) Pharmaceutical companies produce hundreds of life-saving drugs every year. Yet each year, millions of people in developing countries die from preventable and treatable illnesses – diseases such as HIV/AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis – because they can’t afford to buy the drugs they need. In an era when businesses are scrambling to…

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