Our 2019 Finalists

Congratulations to all our finalists for their outstanding contribution to innovation, improving the lives of patients and supporting HCPs.

The eyeforpharma Awards finalists 2019 will present their initiatives to our panel of expert judges – and you can be there to see it! Gain insight from 20+ innovative case studies – at both our European and North American Awards Pitch Days.

Most Valuable Patient Initiative

The finalists of this award are innovative projects designed to deliver tangible patient improvements both in the long and short term. Demonstrating real understanding for the patient requirements prior to implementation, these finalists have been managed to an outstanding level and have made an exceptionally positive impact on their intended customer.

EUROPEAN FINALIST

Klara - your allergy companion app

ALK

NORTH AMERICAN FINALIST

Defining and Selecting the Right Patients for A Co-Creation Program: AstraZeneca’s Patient Partnership Program

AstraZeneca and HealthiVibe

EUROPEAN FINALIST

Berok Zindagi – “Unstoppable Life”

Cipla

NORTH AMERICAN FINALIST

EGPA Patients' Needs and Journey

GlaxoSmithKline

EUROPEAN FINALIST

Speak Your Migraine

Novartis and Health Unlimited

NORTH AMERICAN FINALIST

KEY+YOU Patient Support Program

Merck and MicroMass Communications

EUROPEAN FINALIST

Improving the lives of Cystic Fibrosis patients

NuvoAir

NORTH AMERICAN FINALIST

Hemocraft – Reimagining Patient Education

Pfizer Inc

EUROPEAN FINALIST

Your IOPD Information Pack: Support for families with children with Infantile Onset Pompe Disease

Sanofi Genzyme and Aurora

NORTH AMERICAN FINALIST

Ouchie: A Mobile Companion for Pain Management

Upside Health

Gain insight into these case studies at our Awards Pitch Days – find out more here.

Most Valuable HCP Initiative

The finalists of this award are innovative projects designed to deliver tangible working and healthcare improvements both in the long and short term. Demonstrating understanding of real health requirements prior to implementation, these winning projects have been managed to an outstanding level and have made an exceptionally positive impact on their intended customer.

EUROPEAN FINALIST

Vision for a brighter future for people suffering with retinal disease

Bayer

NORTH AMERICAN FINALIST

Making Moments Matter - Enabling a critical connection between the patient and their doctor

Boehringer Ingelheim and Aptus Health

EUROPEAN FINALIST

Interactive Guidelines asset GINA

Boehringer Ingelheim and Aptus Health

NORTH AMERICAN FINALIST

KCI Nurse2Nurse Social Community App

KCI and QooQoo

EUROPEAN FINALIST

Virtual Cardio Academy

Ecopharm and CredoWeb

NORTH AMERICAN FINALIST

Enhancing and Enabling Medical Engagements - MedVox

Sanofi

EUROPEAN FINALIST

BRIDGE takes to Heart physicians and patients

Menarini

NORTH AMERICAN FINALIST

Grasp - Virtual Reality

Sanofi

EUROPEAN FINALIST

Optimising IBD care through digitalisation and reinforced patient empowerment

Takeda

NORTH AMERICAN FINALIST

Improving Treatment of Major Depressive Disorder: Closing Professional Gaps

Takeda and Medscape

Gain insight into these case studies at our Awards Pitch Days – find out more here.

Most Valuable Collaboration

The finalists of this award are either a pharma-pharma or pharma-non-pharma initiative which clearly brings a new proposition to customers and/or healthcare systems, creates new value and redefines what is possible in our industry with a degree of lateral thinking.

EUROPEAN FINALIST

Leprosy Post-Exposure Prophylaxis (LPEP) Project

Novartis, Novartis Foundation and National Leprosy Programs in: India, Indonesia, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Myanmar, Tanzania, Brazil and Cambodia

NORTH AMERICAN FINALIST

Embracing Carers

EMD Serono and nine leading caregiver organizations including Caregiver Action Network and National Alliance for Caregiving

EUROPEAN FINALIST

Householder Health Ambassadors

Sanofi Pasteur, Horizon Marketing Solutions and CABA Association

NORTH AMERICAN FINALIST

MyHealthysexualStory: Breaking down barriers in HIV vulnerable communities

Gilead Sciences and Health Unlimited

EUROPEAN FINALIST

Travel with IBD

Takeda UK, Crohn’s & Colitis UK, IBD Passport and Aurora

NORTH AMERICAN FINALIST

Hemocraft - Reimaging Patient Education

Pfizer Inc, Drexel University, National Hemophilia Foundation (NHF)

EUROPEAN FINALIST

Next Generation Scientist Program

Novartis, University of Basel, different locals institutes such as the University of Cape Town

NORTH AMERICAN FINALIST

Ensemble - Managing Cancer at Work

Novartis and Johns Hopkins Medicine

EUROPEAN FINALIST

ARC: Providing high quality and sustainable care for stable HIV patients

ViiV Healthcare, Chelsea & Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Think Connect Change and Avegen

NORTH AMERICAN FINALIST

HemMobile® Striiv® Wearable

Pfizer and Striiv

Gain insight into these case studies at our Awards Pitch Days – find out more here.

Patient Champion Award

The finalists of this award are individuals who have provided the patient with a voice, a voice that has influenced governments, customers or other patients - and ultimately provided better results for society. Good advocates are able to challenge the status quo, ensure that patients are heard and empowered, and motivate others to account for those in need.

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EUROPEAN FINALIST

Teresa Ferreiro

Patient advocate, professional coach, trainer, speaker, Founder of Baby Beatles

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NORTH AMERICAN FINALIST

Dr. Karin Denoyer

Founder and CEO, Lyfebulb

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EUROPEAN FINALIST

Catalina Cernica

Director of Health & Happiness Studies, LEO Innovation Lab

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NORTH AMERICAN FINALIST

Deborah Nettune Fowler

Founder and President, Soft Bones: The US Hypophosphatasia Foundation

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EUROPEAN FINALIST

Scott Williams

Head of Global Patient Advocacy and Strategic Partnerships, Merck

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NORTH AMERICAN FINALIST

Molly MacDonald

Founder and CEO, The Pink Fund

Gain insight into these case studies at our Awards Pitch Days – find out more here.

Most Valuable Patient Initiative

The finalists of this award are innovative projects designed to deliver tangible patient improvements both in the long and short term. Demonstrating real understanding for the patient requirements prior to implementation, these finalists have been managed to an outstanding level and have made an exceptionally positive impact on their intended customer.

EUROPEAN FINALIST

Klara - your allergy companion app

ALK

NORTH AMERICAN FINALIST

Defining and Selecting the Right Patients for A Co-Creation Program: AstraZeneca’s Patient Partnership Program

AstraZeneca and HealthiVibe

EUROPEAN FINALIST

Berok Zindagi – “Unstoppable Life”

Cipla

NORTH AMERICAN FINALIST

EGPA Patients' Needs and Journey

GlaxoSmithKline

EUROPEAN FINALIST

Speak Your Migraine

Novartis and Health Unlimited

NORTH AMERICAN FINALIST

KEY+YOU Patient Support Program

Merck and MicroMass Communications

EUROPEAN FINALIST

Improving the lives of Cystic Fibrosis patients

NuvoAir

NORTH AMERICAN FINALIST

Hemocraft – Reimagining Patient Education

Pfizer Inc

EUROPEAN FINALIST

Your IOPD Information Pack: Support for families with children with Infantile Onset Pompe Disease

Sanofi Genzyme and Aurora

NORTH AMERICAN FINALIST

Ouchie: A Mobile Companion for Pain Management

Upside Health

Gain insight into these case studies at our Awards Pitch Days – find out more here.

Most Valuable HCP Initiative

The finalists of this award are innovative projects designed to deliver tangible working and healthcare improvements both in the long and short term. Demonstrating understanding of real health requirements prior to implementation, these winning projects have been managed to an outstanding level and have made an exceptionally positive impact on their intended customer.

EUROPEAN FINALIST

Vision for a brighter future for people suffering with retinal disease

Bayer

NORTH AMERICAN FINALIST

Making Moments Matter - Enabling a critical connection between the patient and their doctor

Boehringer Ingelheim and Aptus Health

EUROPEAN FINALIST

Interactive Guidelines asset GINA

Boehringer Ingelheim and Aptus Health

NORTH AMERICAN FINALIST

KCI Nurse2Nurse Social Community App

KCI and QooQoo

EUROPEAN FINALIST

Virtual Cardio Academy

Ecopharm and CredoWeb

NORTH AMERICAN FINALIST

Enhancing and Enabling Medical Engagements - MedVox

Sanofi

EUROPEAN FINALIST

BRIDGE takes to Heart physicians and patients

Menarini

NORTH AMERICAN FINALIST

Grasp - Virtual Reality

Sanofi

EUROPEAN FINALIST

Optimising IBD care through digitalisation and reinforced patient empowerment

Takeda

NORTH AMERICAN FINALIST

Improving Treatment of Major Depressive Disorder: Closing Professional Gaps

Takeda and Medscape

Gain insight into these case studies at our Awards Pitch Days – find out more here.

Most Valuable Collaboration

The finalists of this award are either a pharma-pharma or pharma-non-pharma initiative which clearly brings a new proposition to customers and/or healthcare systems, creates new value and redefines what is possible in our industry with a degree of lateral thinking.

EUROPEAN FINALIST

Leprosy Post-Exposure Prophylaxis (LPEP) Project

Novartis, Novartis Foundation and National Leprosy Programs in: India, Indonesia, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Myanmar, Tanzania, Brazil and Cambodia

NORTH AMERICAN FINALIST

Embracing Carers

EMD Serono and nine leading caregiver organizations including Caregiver Action Network and National Alliance for Caregiving

EUROPEAN FINALIST

Householder Health Ambassadors

Sanofi Pasteur, Horizon Marketing Solutions and CABA Association

NORTH AMERICAN FINALIST

MyHealthysexualStory: Breaking down barriers in HIV vulnerable communities

Gilead Sciences and Health Unlimited

EUROPEAN FINALIST

Travel with IBD

Takeda UK, Crohn’s & Colitis UK, IBD Passport and Aurora

NORTH AMERICAN FINALIST

Hemocraft - Reimaging Patient Education

Pfizer Inc, Drexel University, National Hemophilia Foundation (NHF)

EUROPEAN FINALIST

Next Generation Scientist Program

Novartis, University of Basel, different locals institutes such as the University of Cape Town

NORTH AMERICAN FINALIST

Ensemble - Managing Cancer at Work

Novartis and Johns Hopkins Medicine

EUROPEAN FINALIST

ARC: Providing high quality and sustainable care for stable HIV patients

ViiV Healthcare, Chelsea & Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Think Connect Change and Avegen

NORTH AMERICAN FINALIST

HemMobile® Striiv® Wearable

Pfizer and Striiv

Gain insight into these case studies at our Awards Pitch Days – find out more here.

Patient Champion Award

The finalists of this award are individuals who have provided the patient with a voice, a voice that has influenced governments, customers or other patients - and ultimately provided better results for society. Good advocates are able to challenge the status quo, ensure that patients are heard and empowered, and motivate others to account for those in need.

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EUROPEAN FINALIST

Teresa Ferreiro

Patient advocate, professional coach, trainer, speaker, Founder of Baby Beatles

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NORTH AMERICAN FINALIST

Dr. Karin Denoyer

Founder and CEO, Lyfebulb

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EUROPEAN FINALIST

Catalina Cernica

Director of Health & Happiness Studies, LEO Innovation Lab

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NORTH AMERICAN FINALIST

Deborah Nettune Fowler

Founder and President, Soft Bones: The US Hypophosphatasia Foundation

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EUROPEAN FINALIST

Scott Williams

Head of Global Patient Advocacy and Strategic Partnerships, Merck

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NORTH AMERICAN FINALIST

Molly MacDonald

Founder and CEO, The Pink Fund

A huge thank you to all our judges who spent numerous hours assessing all of the entries - you can see our judges here.