Omnicom Health Group, the largest healthcare marketing and communications network in the world, announced the appointment of Tom Edwards to Chief Digital Officer. 

McCann Health announced the promotion of Medical Director Dan Carucci MD, MSc, PhD to Global Chief Medical Officer.

FCB Health Network announced that Marcus “Kawa” Kawamura joined AREA 23 as executive creative director, reporting to chief creative officer Tim Hawkey.

FCB Health Network president & CEO Dana Maiman announced Jill Lesiak joined Mosaic Group – the Network’s full-service payer and market access healthcare agency – as executive creative director.

Integrated creative network Ogilvy announced that Kate Cronin was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Ogilvy Health.

Med Ad News spoke with Nick Bartolomeo and Bryan O’Malley about their new roles at Fingerpaint and the creation of the SHIFT Performance™ Center of Excellence, the capabilities of SHIFT’s AI, the launch of Actionable Intelligence Engine™, and how they think SHIFT will be able to help clients in a proven, science-driven way.

Med Ad News caught up with Susan Perlbachs, the new chief creative officer of Intouch Solutions, and chatted about what it’s like onboarding into a new job and socializing with new coworkers virtually during a pandemic, and how she’d like to help the agency expand creatively.

Evoke KYNE, an award-winning health communications agency, announced the promotion of Dante DelVecchio to Senior Vice President.

Intouch Group, a full-service global agency network serving the pharmaceutical industry, announced the hire of Susan Perlbachs as chief creative officer. As CCO, Perlbachs is responsible for creative leadership across all Intouch Group affiliates, locations and clients. She is based in Intouch’s New York office.

Med Ad News talked to Sharon Callahan, the new CEO of CDM, and Robin Shapiro, who moved into the position of CEO of TBWA\WorldHealth, about changes at their agencies and what it’s like taking on new roles at a time when COVID-19 has literally changed everything about the way that everyone works.