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

A Focus on our Excellence in Medical Communications Workshops

Our Scientific Content Development team excels in developing scientific publications that accurately report clinical study results and findings for use by health care providers around the world. To assist our clients who are just beginning their medical information departments and to update established departments on new best practices, our experienced team has gathered their knowledge and expertise into a one-day training program that covers three workshops: Medical Writing Excellence, Database Management Excellence, and Medical Communication Excellence.

Topics will include:

  • Regulatory considerations from both the United States Food […]
03/22/17|Company|0 Comments

DIA – Medical Affairs and Scientific Communications 2017 Annual Forum

The DIA -Medical Affairs and Scientific Communications 2017 Annual Forum will be in Tucson, AZ this year, and Med Communications will be there! The conference starts on Sunday, March 12 with Medical Communications Primer: The Fundamentals of Medical Communications and Ellen Whipple will be presenting on “Tips for Effective Medical Writing.” We’re proud to have her represent the company; her knowledge and experience are an asset to Med Comm and the industry. This is her fourth year in a row speaking in the Medical Communications Primer […]

02/21/17|Conference|0 Comments

The CBI 16th Annual Bio/Pharma Contact Centers Conference

The CBI 16th Annual Bio/Pharma Contact Centers conference, a conference unique in its focus on call centers in the biopharmaceutical industry, will be January 30-31 in Philadelphia, PA. This conference touts itself as “the bio/pharmaceutical industry’s must-attend event for executives responsible for medical information, medical communications, customer relations, and call center management.” Our Senior Director of Global Medical Services, Isha Bhattacharyya, and our Senior Director of Medical Communications, Colleen Battaglini, will be at the Med Communications booth to talk about our global, multilingual, and […]

01/25/17|Conference|0 Comments

The DIA Pharmacovigilance and Risk Management Strategies Conference 2017


Med Communications will be exhibiting at DIA Pharmacovigilance and Risk Management Strategies Conference 2017 (#PVRMS17) in Washington, DC on January 23-25, 2017. Our Director of Pharmacovigilance, Sharon Bathory, and our Business Development Manager, Stacy Witham, will be at Booth # 14.

As described by the conference’s website, “DIA’s Pharmacovigilance and Risk Management Strategies Conference is the leading forum for exploring insights into new technologies and innovative methods and how they can be utilized for pharmacovigilance in the broadest sense…This valuable forum brings together industry, academia, […]

01/09/17|Conference|0 Comments

Happy New Year / Best Wishes for 2017

The entire team at Med Communications would like to wish our clients, prospects, and friends a Happy New Year!

Please keep us in mind as you make plans for 2017 and let us know if we can be of service to you at any time this year.

We are here if your organization needs a partner in Medical Information, Scientific Content Development, Pharmacovigilance, or Commercial Services.


01/03/17|Company|0 Comments

The 10th Annual European Medical Information and Communications Conference – DIA 2016

The 10th Annual European Medical Information and Communications Conference is in Berlin, Germany on November 29-30, 2016. Med Communications will be attending and exhibiting at Booth # 13. 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 […]

11/18/16|Conference|0 Comments

“Know Your Pharmacist, Know Your Medicine” – American Pharmacists Month (#APhM)

October has been designated by the American Pharmacists Association as American Pharmacists Month (#APhM), the month to celebrate pharmacists in all practice settings. The theme of the month is “Know Your Pharmacist, Know Your Medicine.” The impact that pharmacists have on health care is driven by the vast knowledge they have to offer about medications. The medical affairs services offered by Med Communications provide the foundation for the communication between consumers and health care providers. Each day at Med Communications, pharmacists and other medical professionals […]

10/21/16|Company|0 Comments