Healthcare Trends

At Blue Latitude Health, it’s imperative to our work that we stay on top of all the latest trends in healthcare. It’s also important that we let you know when we don’t buy into the latest thing – we’re not in the business of new for new’s sake.

Here you’ll find our honest commentary, articles, and resources around the trends that the healthcare and pharmaceutical industries are talking about.

How movember is driving innovation in precision medicine and mens health

Natasha Cowan, Jack Reinsfield|1st November 2018

As part of our efforts to raise awareness this Movember, Blue Latitude Health spoke to Nadine Brew, Senior Manager, Biomedical Research at the Movember Foundation to find out how the organisation is staying at the forefront of innovation.

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Navigating the antibiotic resistance crisis

Natasha Cowan|25th October 2018

Blue Latitude Health speaks to Tara DeBoer, PhD, Postdoctoral Researcher and CEO of BioAmp Diagnostics to explore the antimicrobial resistance crisis, and learn how a simple tool could support physicians navigating this complex landscape.

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The outlook for oncology marketing

Fred Bassett, David Cooney|2nd October 2018

Co-founder and Head of Strategy Fred Bassett and Senior Consultant David Cooney give their expert views in the latest MM&M 'Oncology Marketing Perspectives' eBook. Dowload it now to find out what's next for the cancer sector. 

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The dark side of direct-to-consumer genetic tests

Natasha Cowan|28th September 2018

Direct-to-consumer testing is an affordable way to better understand your DNA, but is this a leap forward in innovation or another layer clouding an already complex market? From anxious patients to unnecessary surgeries, we reveal the barriers for healthcare professionals and patients, and how to solve these industry challenges.

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Genetic counsellors: the new healthcare influencers?

Natasha Cowan|28th August 2018

Blue Latitude Health explores the relationship between physicians and genetic counsellors, and the impact this has on turning precision medicine into a reality for oncology patients.

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Mastering the precision medicine opportunity

David Cooney|16th August 2018

The rise of precision medicine will transform the pharma business model, challenging the way we commercialise therapies. BLH Senior Consultant and precision medicine expert David Cooney, reveals how you can plan for this change.

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What makes a mental health professional recommend a CBT app?

Natasha Cowan, Amit Sheinholtz|6th August 2018

Senior Associate UX Consultant Amit Sheinholtz was recently awarded City University’s prestigious prize for Outstanding Project of the Year. BLH caught up with him to get the inside scoop on his master’s thesis on mental health apps and what it takes to create excellent research

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Bringing the NHS into the 21st century

Dina Patel|27th July 2018

As the NHS celebrates its 70th birthday and a £20bn “birthday gift” from the UK government, we find out how one company is delivering what the National Health Service really needs – a financially sustainable method of healthcare management. Dr Kruti Patel Clinical Operations Manager at virtual healthcare provider Medefer tells us more.

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What do you do with your healthcare marketing data?

Natasha Cowan, Pany Koizi, Will Frostick, David Wood, Sarah White|9th July 2018

Pharma marketers are now spending more on data analysis than ever before. However, many are struggling to see a return on investment. BLH sits down with four BOBI Analyst of the Year 2018 finalists to find out how they turn data into insights that make a real difference to the success of pharma brands.

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Training the next generation of biotech leaders

Natasha Cowan|4th July 2018

Blue Latitude Health speaks to Dr Ivan Wall, Reader in Cell & Gene Therapy Bioprocessing at University College London, to find out about the future of cell and gene therapy, the impact of Brexit, and how the next generation is paving the way for innovation.

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