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Blue Latitude Health’s consultancy is based on a rich vein of expert knowledge. Here you’ll find thought-provoking commentary, articles, and downloadable resources created by our consultants.

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How do you solve a problem like non-adherence?

Elisa del Galdo | 18th May 2015

Recent research from the World Health Organisation and the Mayo Clinic on the impact of (and influences on) a patient’s ability to adhere to their treatment regime has shown that an astounding amount of patients do not follow or complete their treatment as prescribed. Head of Customer Experience Elisa del Galdo looks at the factors around patient non-adherence and how pharma can help to solve the problem.

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WIRED Health 2015: Key themes and takeaways

Blue Latitude Health | 14th May 2015

James and David from the Blue Latitude Health Strategy team attended WIRED Health 2015, and reported back on what they thought the most exciting and relevant takeaways were for pharma and marketing.

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Going for Gold: How evidence-based research helps you achieve excellent customer experience

Martine Leroy | 28th April 2015

Martine Leroy and Elisa del Galdo break down what customer experience research is, and why it’s important for pharma companies to employ it in the development of customer-centric products and services.

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Evolution of the wearable tech revolution

Stuart Goodman | 30th March 2015

One of the predictions we made in early 2015 was around wearables: “Wearable tech will play an even more integral role in the collection of aggregated patient data to help identify disease trends, predict treatment outcomes and improve future diagnoses. What we anticipate seeing more of in 2015 is a closer integration between the wearable device and how it feeds information to various sources.”

Account Executive Stuart Goodman takes a look at this prediction and provides an analysis of where wearables are heading.

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Not all data is created equal

Guest Blogger | 19th March 2015

Following on from our Top 7 Trends in Pharma Marketing for 2015 post, it is clear that the pharma marketing trends we expect to transform the healthcare sector are easier said than done.

Aurélie Pols from Mind Your Privacy has written this guest blog to talk about the first steps you need to take when considering data privacy and security.

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Use of biomarkers in marketing

Mark Assenti | 12th March 2015

The modern pharmaceutical market can be saturated with competing products, from bio-similars, to same in-class, to alternative MoA treatments. Standing out from the crowd can be tough; innovative and patient serving methods of differentiation are hard to come by. 

Consultant Mark Assenti talks through the use of biomarkers in pharma marketing and where it's headed in 2015.

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The elephant in the room

Blue Latitude Health | 19th February 2015

Senior Associate Consultant Mette talks about her role as a carer in her partner's journey as a diabetes patient, and how empowered carers can contribute greatly to patients’ quality of life. 

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How patient outcomes influenced FMCG’s entry into the healthcare market

Mette Kudahl | 5th February 2015

Senior Associate Consultant Mette discusses the influence of the fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) market, and how risk-sharing agreements and integrated care platforms are progressing in healthcare and pharma.

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Top 7 Trends in Pharma Marketing for 2015

Blue Latitude Health | 12th January 2015

Toward the end of 2014, the Blue Latitude team gathered together for breakfast in the boardroom to discuss how pharma marketing will change in the year ahead and what trends will be big in pharma marketing during 2015.

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Step into my Virtual Reality

Blue Latitude Health | 18th December 2014

This week, a group of us left the Blue Latitude Health office to go hang out with We Are Formation, an East London based production studio who specialise in Film and CG for digital, print and TV; so we could learn more about how Virtual Reality is fast becoming a part of our actual reality, especially where storytelling is concerned.

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