Monthly Archives: May 2019


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Why I Need a Drink (With a Communicator)

glass of red wine

I’m a reporter, and I have a definite opinion about Media Relations People (MRPs), a.k.a. PR types, Comms types, or if you are old school, publicists or flacks. But before you jump to the conclusion that it’s of the cats-vs.-dogs variety (see also: Ralph Wolf and Sam Sheepdog, courtesy Warner Bros.), let me tell you, […]

Addis Communications Honored with Three Industry Awards

Hermes Gold Award

Metropolitan Washington, DC — Addis Communications, a full-service strategic communications agency, has won three awards for its work on behalf of national science clients. The agency was honored with two gold awards from Hermes, one for its white paper, “Promote or Perish: Sharing Your Research to Advance Your Science and Your Career” on behalf of […]

The Dawn of a New Era: Hemp, Cannabis, and Drug Safety

FDA and drug safety

Drug safety has always been my passion. My career over the last three decades has been shaped by growing up in an environment governed by evolving drug safety regulations. Whether it has involved reviewing spontaneously reported adverse events for approved drugs or adverse event reports from a clinical trial under an Investigational New Drug application, […]