A life science recruiter's blog on placing R&D professionals.

  • Pharma and Biotech News, July 2013

    There has been a lot of good news lately coming from pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies that I want to share with my readers in case they missed this. Also there is a tendency on my part to write more about the negative pharma industry news than the positive, so I need to correct the tendency. […]

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  • Clark Executive Search Attends US- China BioPharma Congress 2013

    Ellen Clark, President, Clark Executive Search, attended a two day US- China BioPharma Congress 2013/ SAPA- GP 11th Annual Conference in Pennsylvania June 28 & 29. SAPA-GP stands for Sino-American Pharmaceutical Professionals Association- Greater Philadelphia. A scientist I met at a previous conference last month suggested the conference. He mentioned that the China pharmaceutical market was […]

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  • The Shift to CROs Continues

    The move of employees from big pharma to CROs continues as pharma tries to cut costs and become more nimble. I have written before about pharmaceutical companies outsourcing to CROs especially to CROs in China and here are two new stories on CRO action I recently came upon: 1.Covance to expand its CRO in Indianapolis Back […]

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  • Big Pharma: More Shifts to Asia and Downsizing

    I was away for a few weeks traveling and am just thinking about my next post. But in the meantime I thought I would pass on an  article about big pharma that  I noticed while away. Turns out a company, Novartis, that so far has not been laying off as much as some of the […]

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