Drugs, Doctors and Doritos

In an article published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), six authors came to the conclusion that the “receipt of industry-sponsored meals was associated with an increased rate of prescribing the brand-name medication that was being promoted. The findings represent an association, not a cause-and-effect relationship” (Colette DeJong, et…

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Avoiding Compliance Pitfalls in Onsite Events

In light of the recent U.S. Attorney’s Office lawsuit alleging 80,000 Novartis doctor-education events were potentially violations to anti-kickback laws (read the story here,) now is a great time to take stock of what makes for a compliant, engaging educational program for HCPs, and what practices are taboo and can land…

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MedPoint Completes Inaugural Bags 4 Kids Drive

MedPoint Digital’s new Service Committee successfully completed its first donation drive on Friday, January 29 – Bags 4 Kids. Over the course of a week and a half, our colleagues collected 40 bags to deliver to the Association House of Chicago, a nonprofit organization which supports thousands of under-served families…

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MedPoint Digital Celebrates its 25th Anniversary!

On 1 October 2015, MedPoint Digital celebrated a milestone achievement: 25 years of service, excellence and innovation for leading biopharma companies. Over the last quarter-century, MedPoint has witnessed major shifts in the global biopharma industry and medical community, and has not only met many challenges, but thrived by embracing change.…

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