Members in the News – July 2019

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Members in the News – July 2019

Crossix, VP, Analytics Services, Sarah Caldwell, is one of PM360’s Experts on Call. Her latest article, Let’s be Transparent About Consumer Privacydiscusses the importance of privacy in consumer marketing.

Columbia’s Mailman School of Public Health will be hosting an upcoming Fall Career Day 2019 on Friday, Oct. 11, 2019 from 10am-2pm. The deadline to register is October 1st. Registration information can be found here or by emailing the office of career services at msphocs@cumc.columbia.edu

Doximity, the professional medical network, announced the release of the first comprehensive data study examining physician employment trends in the field of telemedicine. This is the first study of its kind to analyze U.S. physician interest in telemedicine jobs, examining interest by age, employment status, gender, geographic location and speciality. The study found that the number of physicians who self-reported telemedicine as a skill between 2015 and 2018 has doubled and continues to increase annually by 20 percent. Click here to read the full report.

GoMo Health, Founder and Behavioral Technologist Bob Gold has joined the Regional Board of Directors at the South/Central New Jersey American Heart Association.

Health Search Group, Each Friday, HealthSearch Group now features NEW job opportunities on their LinkedIn Career Opportunities Group page. Click here to join the group and check out the openings.

HEALTHePRACTICES and Master Clinicians will be hosting a one-day Telemedicine Conference on November 12 at the SUNY Global Center on 55th Street in NYC. Click here to see the list of speakers and register and use promo code MC-HEP for special discounted rate.

Liberate Ideas, Alpha MD and Liberate Ideas established a partnership to launch Liberate Health patient education platform in the UK’s NHS. Alpha MD, a London-based global leader in healthcare research analytics and consulting, and Liberate Ideas, Inc. the leading provider of digital patient education for physicians, announced the partnership agreement in order to initiate integration of Liberate Health in the UK’s National Health Service (NHS).

MedTech Strategist, a leading information provider and investment conferences organizer focused exclusively on the rapidly evolving global medical device industry, is pleased to announce the June 2019 launch of a new publication, MedTech Strategist Market Pathways: Global Regulatory, Reimbursement, and Policy Review. Download a complimentary copy of the premier issue on their website.

Oberland Capital and Esperion (Nasdaq: ESPR) announced a $200 million revenue-based funding agreement on net revenues of bempedoic acid and the bempedoic acid / ezetimibe combination tablet. Bempedoic acid and the bempedoic acid / ezetimibe combination tablet were developed as complementary, cost-effective, convenient, once-daily, oral therapies for the treatment of patients with elevated low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) who require additional LDL-C lowering despite the use of currently accessible therapies.

PatientPoint has launched its new PatientPoint® Proximity™ mobile engagement program. The program leverages location-based marketing technology to offer waiting patients a custom blend of timely condition-specific education and complementary brand messaging on their mobile devices to prepare them for their visit.

PulsePoint CRO Chris Neuner wrote a new article in Dear Pharma about the ways in which TV advertising isn’t over. According to Chris, it’s actually advancing and evolving, with quite a bit in store for the future of video advertising.

RedPeak Branding recently helped COTA, a health tech company, clarify the company’s story and the role of its proprietary technology through a new brand strategy, messaging and visual identity.

Staten Island PPS, Executive Director Joseph Conte authored a piece on the Opioid Crisis that ran in the Hospital Times of London and and was also interviewed on the relationship with MIT and what it means in terms of addiction research. 

Telochain announced the launch of TeloPoint MobileCare, a SaaS product that makes it easy for providers to increase patient satisfaction by bringing healthcare to their patients, starting with in-home blood draws for lab tests. They are currently looking for feedback from Manhattan-based primary care practices.

trineOMICS, who provide a robust DNA based view of the risk for heart disease, announced that their consumer genomic heart disease risk DNA test will now be offered at UCSF, Emory, National Jewish In Denver, University of Chicago and MetroWest Health in central Massachusetts. They have also begun creating a clinical model using DNA to predict at what age a person should get a Heart Calcium Test (mammogram of the heart) to screen for heart disease.