Join Over 200 Leading Experts in Life Sciences Communications

Now in it's 18th year, the Fierce Pharma PR & Communications Summit continues to be the premier event dedicated to providing life science communicators with industry updates and best practices for successful communications strategies during today’s complex healthcare environment.

Whether you’re more efficiently communicating your company’s innovative therapies and technologies, pushing the limits to tell a more compelling narrative or building out your personal skill set to bring more to the proverbial table, it’s time to take control.

A Message from the Chairperson

Wendy Lund
Chief Client Officer, Health

Wendy Lund has been an integral part of the Fierce Pharma PR & Communications Summit for 17 years serving on the Advisory Board, speaking and most recently serving as Chairperson for our East Coast and West Coast Summits. Come join Wendy and the All-Star lineup of speakers that are scheduled at this year's events!

Wendy Lund

Featured Sessions:


  • Driving Change through Effective Communication: Pharma's Responsibility in the Drug Pricing Discussion
  • Navigating the Intersection of Social Issues and Brand Reputation in the Pharmaceutical Industry
  • Weathering the Biotech Storm: Effective Communication and Maintaining Strong Investor Appeal
  • Advancing the Public Health Conversation: Strategies for Effective Government and Corporate Affairs
  • Sparking and Sustaining a Cultural Conversation in Women’s Health


Top Reasons to Attend the Fierce Pharma PR & Communications Summit

An Event Tailored for You

An Event Tailored for You

This is the only communications event for peer learning and networking exclusively for the life science community

Stay Ahead of Current Trends

Stay Ahead of Current Trends

Hear the latest industry trends from leaders in the field, and developed with input from our esteemed advisory board, to ensure you have a sound plan for your company, brands, and yourself

Diverse Speaking Staff

Diverse Speaking Staff

Our speaking faculty features leaders from big pharma, small-mid size pharma, biotechs, and more

Great Conference Program

Great Conference Program

More panels and case studies providing real, practical experiences and solutions, including topics surrounding Investor Relations and Government Affairs

Networking Opportunities

Networking Opportunities

Connect with senior PR and communications leaders from big pharma, small-mid size pharma, biotech and more to gain insights and best practices on daily challenges in the industry

Applications Open for the Rising Stars Program

Fierce Pharma is committed to helping up-and-coming professionals in pharma public relations and communications roles advance their careers. The Rising Stars Program is designed to grow the PR & Communications community, welcome new members, and encourage personal and professional growth and mentorship within the industry.

PR and communications professionals who are actively employed at a Pharma or Biotech company and have less than 5 years experience can apply for a complimentary pass to our West Coast or East Coast Summit.

Previous Attendees of the Fierce Pharma PR & Communications Summit Include Communications Executives from Top Pharmaceutical and Biotech Companies. Below is a Sample of Some of the Companies That Attended:

  • AbbVie
  • Acorda Therapeutics, Inc.
  • Alkermes
  • Allstate
  • Alnylam Pharmaceuticals
  • Amgen
  • Arvinas, Inc.
  • Astellas Pharma
  • Asuragen
  • Aztiq
  • Bavarian Nordic
  • BeiGene
  • BI Worldwide
  • Biogen
  • BioNJ
  • bluebird bio
  • Boehringer Ingelheim
  • Bristol Myers Squibb
  • Caladrius Biosciences
  • Clover Biopharmaceuticals
  • Clyde Group
  • CSL Behring
  • Cullinan Oncology
  • Deerfield Management
  • Dicerna/Novo Nordisk
  • Endo Pharmaceuticals
  • Finn Partners
  • Forge Biologics
  • FTI Consulting
  • Gagen MacDonald
  • GCI Health
  • Golin Health
  • Grand River Aseptic Manufacturing
  • GSK
  • HDMZ
  • Homology Medicines
  • Horizon Therapeutics
  • Insmed
  • Ionis Pharmaceuticals
  • Kaléo
  • LifeSci Advisors LLC
  • LifeSci Communications
  • Ligand Pharmaceuticals
  • Lyndra Therapeutics
  • Marina Maher Communications
  • MeiraGTx
  • Merck
  • Minaris Regenerative Medicine
  • Mirati Therapeutics
  • Nexus Pharmaceuticals
  • Novo Nordisk
  • Ocugen
  • Organon
  • Passage Bio
  • Pfizer
  • Phizzle
  • Boston University College of Communication
  • Quest Diagnostics
  • Real Chemistry
  • Red Havas
  • Regeneron
  • Roche Diagnostics
  • Rutgers University
  • RXMosaic
  • Sage Therapeutics
  • Spark Therapeutics
  • Spectrum Science
  • Sumitovant Biopharma
  • Takeda
  • TellMed Strategies
  • Teva Pharmaceuticals
  • The Female Quotient (TFQ)
  • The Harris Poll
  • twelvenote
  • Venatorx Pharmaceuticals
  • Vor Bio
  • Weber Shandwick

Maximize learning by attending as a group and save 25% or more.

If you plan to send multiple people from your team to the Fierce Pharma PR & Communications Summit, please contact us for custom group pricing.

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