Health

Healthcare is a uniquely challenging and varied sector on the continent, where the landscape is changing almost daily with healthcare reform, public health crises, regulatory overhauls, breakthroughs, product successes and pipeline challenges.

We support clients in this rapidly-growing sector – from pharma giants to healthcare NGOs – with local, regional and pan-African campaigns covering pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, consumer health, nutrition, medical technology and medical devices.

Weber Shandwick’s health practice in Africa is grounded in science, with a broad spectrum of experts to meet every client need. Our teams across Africa complement our global hubs in London, New York, Geneva and Frankfurt, and our global network includes communications experts with diverse backgrounds including scientists, PhDs, journalists, patient engagement experts, digital, consumer health and public health specialists.

Our services include:

  • Disease awareness and prevention
  • Medical education
  • Market seeding and development
  • Product launches
  • Issues and crisis management
  • Element Scientific Communications
  • Digital communications
  • Corporate communications
  • Regulatory milestone communications
  • Health policy initiatives
  • Advocacy group relations
  • Alliance building
  • Payer advocacy and access.
Weber Shandwick’s health practice in Africa is grounded in science, with a broad spectrum of experts to meet every client need.