PMD Healthcare Marketing Services'Winning streak by obr18219


News Release
August 2006 

            PMD Healthcare Marketing Services’Winning streak
Following their Ask About Medicines Award 2006 for ‘Excellence in providing
medicines information to medicine users and the public’, PMD Healthcare Marketing
Services, as part of the Treatment Support Partnership, has now won the
Pharmaceutical Marketing Award 2006 for ‘Best Patient or Public Education Project’.
And they were also highly commended for ‘Writing Excellence’. The award was
presented for their ‘Eye Care for You’ programme, created to support patients with
glaucoma who have been prescribed Travatan eye drops, marketed by Alcon
Laboratories (U.K.) Ltd. The judges said the Eye Care for You submission was ‘head and
shoulders above the other entries’.
The awards ceremony took place at the Grosvenor House on July 13th 2006. Receiving
the award on behalf Alcon Laboratories were Michael Withe, Sales and Marketing
Manager and Chris Dolamore, Product and Field Services Support Manager. The
Treatment Support Partnership was represented by Liz Conway, Logistics Director;
Tony Davey, Strategic Director; and Jonathan Sherrard, Creative Director.
PMD’s Director, Liz Conway, said: “We are delighted that both the effectiveness and
the high standard of writing of the Eye Care for You programme have been recognised
once again. We know from patient feedback that the programme is really helping
patients with glaucoma understand the importance of taking their eye drops properly
and regularly.

Press contact: The Marketing Department, Orbital Marketing Services Group Ltd. Tel:
01233 211239.

    PMD Healthcare Marketing Services, 1 The Meadows, Waterbury Drive, Waterlooville, Hants PO7 7XX
             Tel: 02392 231000. Fax: 02392 231345. Website:

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