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We believe it’s a privilege to improve the lives of those who need it most—our patients. And for the past 30 years, we’ve spent every waking hour proving it.

We are anything but typical. Morning to midnight, we work across HCP channels to challenge the norm. Pushing ourselves and our clients beyond comfortable, beyond expected—to create impact.


Perhaps that’s why you’re here? Yeah, we figured as much. Welcome!

Honors + Awards

We’re proud to be recognized for our heritage and unique skills within the pharmaceutical marketing space. Each of these awards, from the MM&M Agency 100 and PM360 Pharma Choice Awards to our Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) certification, serve to not just set us apart, but truly reflect the skill, grit, and commitment of our entire agency to bettering the lives of the patients we ultimately serve.

MM&M Agency 100 logo – 100 top pharmaceutical ad agencies
PM360 pharma choice awards logo – pharmaceutical marketing award
the PM360 trailblazer award logo – pharma excellence award
Avant Healthcare is a women’s business enterprise national council certified woman owned business
Avant healthcare is rated as a top workplace for multiple years running
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Avant founder Deborah Wood is a part of the MM&M Hall of Femme
Avant Healthcare was awarded the Pioneer award for groundbreaking medical education using mixed reality (MR)
Avant was awarded the Lilly launch excellence award for a multi-channel launch campaign in migraine

Vertical Expertise

Small and independent in agility, large in results. We’re a full-service healthcare agency that at its core delivers today’s most relevant scientific insights through a fiercely creative lens. We deliver the high-touch service and value of an independent agency, but the innovation, firepower, and results of a network shop. All while providing the education and implementation of the current best practices for the pharmaceutical industry.

Promotional Medical Education

IMMERSIVE PROMOTIONAL MEDICAL EDUCATION ENGAGEMENT.

Brand awareness is great, but we believe it’s all about surrounding our customers’ targeted HCP audiences with rich engagements that move them from awareness to trial, and then adoption—quickly and effectively. We deliver core peer-to-peer content and tactics to meet the highest standards for quality, accuracy, and medical rigor that delivers a lasting impression of all of our customers’ brands.

Branding + Advertising

DELIVERING BRAND RESONANCE ACROSS TODAY’S HCP CHANNELS.

Our mission is to generate sustainable market awareness with today’s modern HCP. Awareness that drives engagement, learning, and a thirst to explore the content that makes our clients’ brands, breakthrough brands. We’ve spent close to three decades honing our channel dynamic methods of engaging healthcare-specific audiences. And we believe it’s safe to say we do it better than the others, hands down.

Medical Affairs

EXPERTLY DESIGNED FOR MEDICAL AFFAIRS ORGANIZATIONS.

Over the years we’ve developed and designed our offering specifically for Medical Affairs organizations. Our customers should not have to settle for commercial offerings retrofitted into a scientific context. Instead, we provide customized professional services dedicated to understanding and meeting our customers’ specific perspective and objectives. Our agency is uniquely positioned to provide today’s most relevant education to HCPs in ways that are sensitive to their workflows and distinct knowledge bases. 

Analytics + Insights

REAL INSIGHTS DRIVE REAL STRATEGY.

Our methods utilize an advanced analytics system to measure campaign reach and establish key foundational truths. We work across three specific pillars in unearthing and driving real and tangible insights our clients’ targeted HCP audiences value, purpose, audience, and motivation. We develop our hypotheses and then design effectively to ensure that we determine practical implications and a best use-case to drive true decision-making. We don’t just develop hypotheses; we actually test them and retool our analyses as needed. Factual data without a true feedback loop is useless.

Meeting Planning

A STELLAR MEETING BRINGS EVERYTHING TOGETHER.

Bulletproof strategy, a solid budget, excellent venue, and of course, the right people. Our meeting and planning staff act as more than just a partner, they become an extension of our customers’ team. 100% of our staff have earned the Certified Meeting Professional designation, and we follow the Project Management Body of Knowledge Guide and Standards in all that we do. More than that, we understand that organizations and the people within them are all unique and every meeting is different. That’s why we tailor our approach for our customers every time.

Speaker Bureau

A STRATEGIC PARTNER.

Our customers demand a strong, highly customized peer-to-peer programming and speaker bureau strategy. That’s why we create, define, and develop custom strategies for programming, peer-to-peer education, and thought leader speaker bureau engagements for all our customers. We identify, validate, and support the external experts who best fit our customers’ strategic needs and empower them to positively shape their brand’s future. We then streamline the contracting process, ensuring they are signed and filed properly, compliantly, and of course, timely.

Key Capabilities

Pushing beyond the status quo for our customers’ is priority one. ​Pharmaceutical and biotherapeutic marketing changes by the minute, literally. HCPs are inundated with content across highly competitive marketing channels. With 3.4 seconds on average to engage our customer HCP audience, ​it’s critical that we continue to expand our capabilities to explore new channel opportunities, innovative digital, social, ​and experiential platforms to reach them. 

OUR CLIENT PARTNERS

From the biggest names in the industry to small-but-mighty startups, we are honored to call each customer we serve our partner—and work every day to prove it. We believe our customers deserve only the very best in an agency partner, one that is not just über passionate about their customers’ book of business, but deeply experienced within it as well.

From coast to coast and beyond, you’ll find our client partners, including:

  • 4 of the top 10 pharmaceutical companies
  • The world’s first biotechnology company
  • The company that introduced the world’s first commercially available insulin

Get in touch

Thank you for visiting us. If you’d like to find out more about how we at Avant Healthcare  can help you and your business thrive, please reach out. We’d love to talk.