Welcome to Rapport, containing tips, truths, news and views, blogs, tweets, articles and films covering a range of topics currently affecting Research Partnership and the pharma market research world.
  • Posted by Rachel Howard
  • February 16, 2017
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Women's health in emerging markets

Why can understanding and improving women’s health in emerging markets be challenging? What strategies can global pharma develop to support women and overcome these challenges? Associate Director Rachel Howard and Research Manager Helen Mace discuss why market research is useful for understanding behaviours and attitudes to different women’s health issues in emerging markets.

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  • Posted by Julie Denny
  • November 24, 2016
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Research Partnership mannequin challenge

Our UK executives took part in a Mannequin Challenge yesterday! They were keen to sample the culinary delights of the latest RP Bake-off, where staff bake and sell cakes to raise money for our chosen charity; Forever Angels baby home in Tanzania.

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  • Posted by Marc Yates
  • July 27, 2016
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Self-pay and Emerging Markets

A key feature of emerging markets is that patients often have to pay for a high proportion of their healthcare costs themselves. For all but the most severe conditions, public reimbursement of medication is often partial to non-existent, particularly in the outpatient setting. In this video Emerging Markets Director Marc Yates discusses the opportunities and challenges for pharma in self-pay markets and outlines what these mean for healthcare market research.

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  • Posted by Julie Denny
  • May 31, 2016
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Immuno-oncology therapies

Immuno-oncology therapies which harness the body’s own defences to fight off tumours are widely acknowledged as the new frontier in cancer treatment. However, these therapies come with a very high price tag and currently only a few of these drugs have actually reached the market including Opdivo, Keytruda and Yervoy. In this video Director Sue Marett discusses the opportunities and challenges for new immuno-oncology therapies and outlines what these mean for pharma market research. 

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  • Posted by Julie Denny
  • April 28, 2016
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Storytelling in healthcare market research

Within the pharmaceutical industry, there is an increasing need for market research teams to share the insights with their key internal stakeholders, from marketing and brand managers to sales reps and senior management. These audiences don’t have the time to review long Powerpoint presentations created by the market research agency. They demand short, engaging outputs which tell the insight story. In this video Marketing Director Julie Denny explores how the art of storytelling can be applied to healthcare market research and outlines some of the  data visualisation tools which Research Partnership employs to present the story which clients can share with their key stakeholders.

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