Tag Archives: First

Is there life beyond Keytruda? Merck makes its case in first investor event in 5 years

Merck CEO Ken Frazier kicked off Thursday’s Investor Day presentation by acknowledging that the company’s most recently lauded blockbuster, immuno-oncology drug Keytruda, is also its biggest challenge. “Everywhere I go, the key question I hear from people is ‘What do you have beyond Keytruda?’” Frazier said in his introduction to the investor presentation—the company’s first… Read More »

Viewpoints: White House Policy On Family Planning Compromises Doctors’ First Amendment Rights; Lessons For Americans From Finland On Mental Health

Editorial pages focus on these health topics and others. The Hill: Our First Amendment Rights Are Under Assault With The Global Gag Rule Research shows that without access to basic reproductive health care, women can’t thrive economically. Expanding contraceptive use improves women’s agency, education and labor force participation. Yet across Africa, there is an unmet… Read More »