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A top executive at one of America’s largest healthcare companies is leaving for the rest of the year to go help the WHO develop a coronavirus vaccine

Andrew Witty, the president of health giant UnitedHealth Group and CEO of its Optum unit, is taking a leave of absence to lead the World Health Organisation’s efforts to develop a coronavirus vaccine, UnitedHealth said on Wednesday. Prior to running Optum, Witty was CEO of pharma company GlaxoSmithKline, which has […]
A top executive at one of America’s largest healthcare companies is leaving for the rest of the year to go help the WHO develop a coronavirus vaccine
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Dispensed: Pharma’s plan to go beyond drugs, erectile dysfunction medications for young men, and what privacy you have when you take a genetics test

Hello, The healthcare team is waiting in eager anticipation to see what drama unfolds next week at the Congressional hearing between drugmakers and lawmakers about drug prices. But in the meantime, it’s been fascinating to follow along with what the Food and Drug Administration’s been saying about all those “young […]
Dispensed: Pharma’s plan to go beyond drugs, erectile dysfunction medications for young men, and what privacy you have when you take a genetics test