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Featured news:

SCIENTIFIC MEETINGS IN THE DIGITAL AGE
CATEGORIES: RESEARCH HIGHLIGHTS

New research, Scientific Meetings in the Digital Age: The what, where, when and how of evolving HCP demand and pharmaceutical supply has revealed what healthcare professionals (HCPs) want from scientific meetings and indicates where the pharmaceutical industry's strategy focus could improve. The report includes topics such as format, value, frequency, obstacles, preferences, accreditation, impact and funding related to global and regional events.

Featured video:

Tib Catania talks about the challenges of providing access to scientific meetings which suitably meets HCP demand in the Digital Age. Tib's presentation is based on the latest research from EPG Health.


 

Latest news and blogs:

Posted 30 Oct 2017

​​​​​​​When considering whether or not to attend a conference or event, only 11% of healthcare professionals (HCPs) do not investigate whether there is virtual access to sessions and materials, and 90% agree that access to information and discussion beyond a scientific meeting helps them to apply new medical approaches more quickly. This makes compelling evidence for the need to provide better online access to meetings.

WEBINAR REPORT
CATEGORIES: EVENTS
Posted 24 Oct 2017

Read the report from the webinar 'Scientific Meetings in the Digital Age: Overcoming the challenges' to see an overview of the virtual meeting which took place on 18th October 2017.

Posted 27 Sep 2017

It is no longer sufficient to provide onsite scientific meetings. For the foreseeable future, there is still high demand for national and international conferences (over two thirds of HCPs say meetings continue to be the most important way for them to gain new information and skills) but the modern meeting calls for a more integrated and multi-channel approach to content delivery.

Posted 15 Aug 2017

The decision to include modern features in a pharma setting is relatively easy to make, but knowing why they could be of benefit marks the difference between the optimum user experience and an undesirable bounce rate.

Posted 22 May 2017

EPG Health Media has launched a new research study into medical meetings. Investigating how HCP demand and Industry supply is changing in a multichannel world, the report is due for release in September 2017.

THE GREAT GAPSBY
CATEGORIES: BLOG
Posted 03 Apr 2017

How can the divide be lessened between those who are office- and lab-based, and the clinicians interacting with patients on a daily basis, to improve patient outcomes?

5 KEY TAKEAWAYS
CATEGORIES: BLOG
Posted 29 Mar 2017

The eyeforpharma conference in Barcelona this year was the biggest to date and pharma provided 5 key takeaways relating to digital strategy.

Posted 23 Feb 2017

The 15th Annual eyeforpharma conference will take place from the 14-16th March at the CCIB in Barcelona. EPG Health Media and in-house medcomms agency DMC [Digital Medical Communications Ltd.] will be exhibiting.

Posted 22 Feb 2017

Artificial Intelligence (AI) was the buzzword of 2016 with most industries already investing in its shameless promise of revolution. Its proven uses are multiple and dynamic, but what does it mean for the customer?

Posted 23 Jan 2017

The 31st of January 2017 will see EPG Health Media and its in-house medcomms agency DMC [Digital Medical Communciations Ltd.] exhibit at the Digital Pharma Advances conference in Mayfair, London.

Posted 12 Jan 2017

The Acute and Advanced Heart Failure Knowledge Centre is now available on epgonline.org, providing healthcare professionals with convenient access to disease awareness information, patient quality of life data and information on prognosis and available treatment options.

Posted 03 Jan 2017

Millennial healthcare professionals (HCPs) exhibit very different behaviour to previous generations, and a very different approach is required to influence their behaviour - something that has shaken up the industry.

Posted 20 Dec 2016

2016 has been the most pivotal year to date for EPG Health Media (now 15 years in business), with exciting developments benefiting our business, pharma industry partners, HCP audiences and their patients alike.

Posted 13 Oct 2016

EPG Health Media, the established and expanding provider of targeted, measurable solutions for the life science industry, today announced the launch of the latest version of epgonline.org, its independent website for healthcare professionals (HCPs).

Posted 13 Oct 2016

Our business has grown considerably in the five years that we’ve had our current logo and we felt it was time for a brand refresh. This change coincides with other significant events, including the launch of an innovative new version of epgonline.org, our website for healthcare professionals, and the birth of our sister company DMC [Digital Medical Communications Ltd.] - three significant launches shared on this, our 15th year.

Posted 13 Oct 2016

The 15 year technical evolution and personalisation of epgonline.org. On September 11th 2001, I was driving back from Cambridge to my office in London, pondering a meeting I had just had with one of the software developers who was working on the ‘back end’ (databases) of a new software application we were developing for doctors.