­

About Kelly Schrank

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far Kelly Schrank has created 46 blog entries.

Ellen Whipple Attending CBI’s Publication Planning 2017

Ellen Whipple, our Director of Medical Communications, will be attending the CBI’s Publication Planning 2017, December 13-14, 2017 in Philadelphia, PA. This two-day conference offers 13 sessions, including some that can be used as credits for the CMPP™ recertification. Sessions will discuss publications planning topics covering best practices, efficiency, compliance and risk reduction; and HEOR, RWE, and PRO Data.

Ellen will be attending sessions on publication planning strategy and operations in order to strengthen our scientific content development offerings. She also hopes to network with […]

12/08/17|Post|0 Comments

Allen Scoggin is at the 11th Annual Medical Information and Communications Conference – Europe 2017

Med Communications’ President and CEO, Dr. Allen Scoggin, is at the 11th Annual Medical Information and Communications Conference in Barcelona, Spain today with Global Medical Services Manager, Dr. Christian Ionesco, who is based in Geneva, Switzerland; our CFO, Andrew Scoggin; and Senior Director of Global Medical Services, Dr. Isha Bhattacharyya. They will be at Booth #3 during the coffee breaks and lunch, so stop by and visit with them!  #MedInfo17

11/16/17|Post|0 Comments

A Case Study: Seasonal Flexibility

Med Communications has many happy clients, and in our series of case studies, we’ll be talking about some of our long-term clients, the challenges we face alongside them, and how we help them be more efficient, increase the quality of their calls and documents, and use the efficiency and the scalability we offer to meet their budgetary needs.

 

This case study […]

11/13/17|Case Study|0 Comments

The 11th Annual Medical Information and Communications Conference – Europe 2017

The 11th Annual Medical Information and Communications Conference is in Barcelona, Spain on November 15-16, 2017. Med Communications will be attending and exhibiting at Booth #3. As described by the conference’s website, “This is a unique meeting organized by medical information professionals for medical information professionals.” We are proud to have our own Senior Director of Global Medical Services, Isha Bhattacharyya, on the Program Committee for this DIA conference. The conference provides a great opportunity to network with other medical information professionals and participate in interactive workshops with speakers […]

11/08/17|Conference, Uncategorized|0 Comments

A Case Study: Expanded Access Programs

Med Communications has many happy clients, and in our series of case studies, we talk about some of our long-term clients, the challenges we face alongside them, and how we help them be more efficient, increase the quality of their calls and documents, and use the efficiency and the scalability we offer to meet their budgetary needs.

This case study focuses on a biopharmaceutical client who needed a partner to support an Expanded Access Program.

Read our case study below for more information:

Case Study – […]

10/16/17|Case Study|0 Comments

A Case Study: New Platforms for Communication

Med Communications has many happy clients, and in our series of case studies, we talk about some of our long-term clients, the challenges we face alongside them, and how we help them be more efficient, increase the quality of their calls and documents, and use the efficiency and the scalability we offer to meet their budgetary needs.

This case study focuses on medium-sized pharmaceutical manufacturers who look to us to offer innovative means for communicating with their patients and health care providers.

See our case study below […]

09/20/17|Case Study|0 Comments

The Role of a Medical Information Assistant at Med Communications

An important team member who works closely with the Medical Information Specialist (MIS) in the call center at Med Communications is the Medical Information Assistant (MIA). While they are friendly, professional, and accurate, just like the MISs, the MIAs have a different role and are often the first contact for callers into the call center. The MIAs answer the call to identify the nature of the request, collect demographic data, input it into the call center system, then they transfer the call to the MIS, […]

07/18/17|Post|0 Comments

Ellen Whipple Attending DIA 2017 Annual Meeting

Ellen Whipple will be attending the DIA Annual Meeting, June 18-21, 2017 in Chicago, IL on behalf of Med Communications, Inc. DIA offers 5 days of information exchange, in over 10 tracks and more than 160 sessions including their “DIAmond” sessions, preconference short courses, and professional development sessions. There is even an onsite career fair for students and seasoned professionals. Their website promises it to be a big show: “DIA 2017 will host more than 8,000 professionals in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device […]

06/14/17|Conference|0 Comments

The Role of a Medical Information Specialist at Med Communications

Pharmaceutical medical information is a broad term that entails an extensive amount of drug or product data for both on- and off-label uses. As a department, medical information revolves around the creation of fair and scientifically balanced materials for patients and health care professionals. This comprises, but is not limited to, publications, dossier development, and promotional review committees. A subset of medical information includes reactively responding to unsolicited product questions from external requestors.

As a result, pharmaceutical companies […]

05/23/17|Company|0 Comments

Med Communication Fellows to Attend the Midsouth Pharmacy Residents Conference

Our 2016-2017 fellows, Melanie Shelton and Randall Johnson, will be presenting their research at the Midsouth Pharmacy Residents Conference held at St Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis on April 20-21, 2017. This conference meets annually to allow residents and fellows to share research in a professional setting and to network and exchange ideas for potential collaboration with leading pharmacists in the region.

Melanie will present her research on the “Challenges and Strategies for Initiating and Managing KOL Relationships.” Randall will present his research on “Assessing […]

04/13/17|Company|0 Comments