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Considering a Virtual Meeting? Remember These Tips

Virtual meetings are on the rise, and for good reason. They are a tremendous cost saver and allow for participant interaction from across the country or across the globe with just the click of a mouse. But, how do you ensure your meeting is interactive, collaborative, and interesting for both participants and presenters? Rachel Wallace, Virtual Events Manager with Avant Healthcare, shares seven tips to ensure a successful virtual meeting experience.

Field Programming Rollout: What’s The Big Deal?

For a field programming campaign to be successful, effective communication and implementation support are critical. The brand team, the sales force, and the agency partner must work together as an integrated team. Rod Julian, Vice President, Avant Healthcare, weighs in on how these diverse groups can effectively partner with one other and deliver on their shared goals.

Captivating Customer Experiences: All About The Journey

How can an integrated customer experience benefit you and your company? Stephen Erickson, Manager of Advertising Services for Avant Healthcare, provides his perspectives on how to discover and maximize HCP touch points that can generate greater results for educational event recruitment.

Getting the Most Out Of Your Advisors

Engaging directly with KOLs can help you validate and refine your medical, marketing, and payer strategies. Philippe Vitat, Executive Medical Director, Avant Healthcare Communications, provides his perspectives on how to make sure you get the most out of your expert advisors.

Avant’s Top Ten Advisory Board Best Practices

Planning some upcoming advisory activities? In our latest blog from Jeff Sears, Executive Director, learn the three key elements for successful advisory activities and view Avant Healthcare’s Top Ten Best Practices for your next advisory board.

Are You Fully Onboard With OnDemand Programs?

Have you fully explored all the benefits of presenting your content in an OnDemand program? Audrey Schnelker, Director, Digital Project Management Organization with Avant Healthcare, explains how delivering content in an OnDemand setting is a win-win scenario for both HCPs and brand teams.

OnDemand Programming: A Cost-Effective Education Solution

Imagine your biggest project challenge is being able to convince healthcare professionals to participate in an educational experience that will be more conducive to their ever-demanding schedules. Nikki Snodgrass, Executive Director with Avant Healthcare Communications, explains how OnDemand programming is a vital component of future peer-to-peer programming.

Five Web Program Tips for Enhanced Engagement

Compared to a live face-to-face event, it is much easier for an online viewer to attempt to multi-task or even get up and walk away during a Web program. So, what are some easy ways to help keep the audience engaged in their programs? Jeff Sears, Executive Director with Avant Healthcare, shares five tips to enhance the experience for Web program attendees.

Consider the Attendee Experience in Virtual Meetings

Do you know the one thing that is absolutely vital to facilitating a quality virtual event? Nick Shotwell, Virtual Events Manager with Avant Healthcare, shares some tips, along with his perspectives on the keys to success when planning a virtual event.

Coordination is Key for Successful KOL Engagement

Your KOLs are important to you, but do you take the time to make sure they feel valued? Or do your KOLs feel as though they need to “unsubscribe” from working with you? Jeff Sears, Executive Director, provides his perspectives on the importance of making sure your KOL engagement plans are personalized.


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