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May

1

May 1, 2012

Healthcare: Health Care’s New Definition of ‘Do No Harm’

Health Care’s New Definition of ‘Do No Harm’

Health Care Without Harm's Gary Cohen talks about the opportunity for pharmaceutical and medical device companies to address environmental issues in their value chain and reframe the debate on climate change.

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Oct

26

October 26, 2011

Healthcare: Is the Health Care Industry Really Failing at CSR?

Is the Health Care Industry Really Failing at CSR?

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Oct

17

October 17, 2011

Healthcare: The Pharmaceutical Industry’s Sustainable Supply Chain

The Pharmaceutical Industry’s Sustainable Supply Chain

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Aug

9

August 9, 2011

Healthcare: Adapting to China’s Changing Health Care Market

Adapting to China’s Changing Health Care Market

China’s health care industry is starting to boom: Increasing government investments in R&D and a growing number of life-science PhDs staying to work in the country’s biotech field mean China is well-positioned to supply its own market with medicine. How can global companies use CSR to respond to the competition?

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May

23

May 23, 2011

Healthcare: The Future of Nanotechnology for Pharma

The Future of Nanotechnology for Pharma

#Healthcare #Stakeholder Engagement #Sustainability Management

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May

10

May 10, 2011

Healthcare: Using CSR to Enter New Markets

Using CSR to Enter New Markets

With more leading companies using CSR strategies to support growth in new markets, BSR recommends an approach that allows the company to focus on core business objectives, invest in local infrastructure, and use information collected in the field to adapt its global business strategy.

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Apr

13

April 13, 2011

Healthcare: Novo Nordisk’s Blueprint for Changing Diabetes in China

Novo Nordisk’s Blueprint for Changing Diabetes in China

Editor’s note: This is the first in a series of blog case studies that look at the sustainability challenges and successes at different pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies. For each case study, we’re interviewing a company practitioner to get an insider’s perspective.

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Nov

30

November 30, 2010

Healthcare: Universal Access to HIV Services: A Promise Yet to Be Realized

Universal Access to HIV Services: A Promise Yet to Be Realized

More than 20 years after the first World AIDS Day on December 1, 1988, the theme for this year's observance—"Universal Access and Human Rights"—is a sobering reminder of the challenges that characterize the fight against this epidemic.

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Sep

14

September 14, 2010

Healthcare: Access to Medicine: From Philanthropy to Marketplace

Access to Medicine: From Philanthropy to Marketplace

With millions of people worldwide lacking access to essential medications, the pharmaceuticals industry can help address this public health challenge through innovations in products and services, distribution and pricing strategies, and cross-sector partnerships.

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