VMLY&R Health is a global communications agency united around a single purpose: improving health all over the world by making science meaningful.
We believe in building connected brands that touch lives, inspire new behaviors and fuel better health.
At VMLY&R Health, our health expertise is deep and specialized but our perspective is broad and extensive. Our teams have experience all over the world at every touchpoint in the health ecosystem. We have a diverse wealth of knowledge and talent, and we know how to use it – at the right time, in the right place, and for the right reason – to shape experiences that matter.
We’re leaders in building connected brands in health. Touching lives. Inspiring new behaviors. And improving health all over the world. And we are growing fast – all thanks to our fantastic experts.
We believe in creating connected brands that make science meaningful.
There’s never been a greater appreciation of the power of medical science. But to transform health, scientific advances must connect with human need. It isn’t easy. Human need, just like science and the healthcare environment, is always changing. Life is complex.
If brands are going to make a difference to health they have to cut through the complexity and connect. They have to speak to people in ways that are relevant, engaging and – above all – meaningful.
Making those real world connections requires authentic understanding of communities and cultures, behaviors and needs. And it takes specialist expertise and brilliant creativity to translate that understanding into brand communications that connect the science to the needs of everyone that matters.
VMLY&R Health offers a complete range of health communications disciplines across our specialist global network:
Personal/non-personal promotion; P2P engagement; scientific platforms; congress
Patient journeys; point-of-care comms; patient education; digital & social; experiential
One of the sector’s largest global patient partnership programs including partnerships with 40+ patient groups as well as the Patients Association, ESPCH and EPA.
Medical consulting; scientific strategy; audience mapping; publications; gap analysis; medical education; value proposition; P&R; HEOR; biotech consulting
Business/customer/consumer/caregiver insights; scenario planning; media partnership; optimization
Coalition building; advocacy group outreach; strategic messaging; lobbying; policy
KOL Identification & mapping, digital OL identification, KOL mindset & sentiment tracking, primary & secondary research, ethnography; physician & consumer panels
Architecture, design, e-Commerce, AI, Mobile; marketing & tech for life sciences; digital marketing and UX
KOL management, HCP contract-to-pay, virtual advisory board/meeting platform, KOL/HCP social media surveillance, end-to-end field medical insights management
Advocacy; corporate; disease awareness; patient activation; crisis comms; brand comms and media; DE&I strategic consultancy
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Our patient podcasts offer an insider view to the workings and challenges of different disease areas directly from the leaders of patient groups around the world. You will be hooked by their personal stories and struggles as well as the insights into the disease areas themselves – from the disease areas you know about and more rare diseases you don’t. If you work with patients these podcasts are essential listening. Thanks as always to all the patient groups who give us so many valuable insights.
The disease areas we cover are: IBD, Autism, Neuromyelitis Optica, Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumours, Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, Skin Cancer and Melanoma, Digestive Diseases, Alkaptonuria and Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, Turner Syndrome and Brain Tumours.
We believe creative thinking should never be limited to headlines and visuals. Creativity infuses everything we do. It can help communicate complex data in simple, memorable ways, it can find the emotion in hard facts and it can make a voice heard when no one is listening.
Take a look at some of our (award-winning) work to see how we connect people, across platforms, around the world, through shared experiences.
We're experts at connecting. And we'd love to connect with you. If you're a brand or company looking to take your health marketing to the next level, reach out!
If you’re ready to make work that brings people together, we might be the place for you. With a wide variety of positions, there are plenty of opportunities to join our team.