[Rye Brook, NY, March 17, 2015] — New York specialist healthcare consultancy AXON (axon-com.com) has added two new employees to our growing practice. Kiran Ghouri, PharmD, joins the firm as a Medical Writer and Stephanie Smith joins AXON as a Senior Program Manager. Both hires bring a great deal of knowledge, experience, and talent to our team.

“At AXON, good people are our stock-in trade. We are continually on the look-out for the right people with healthcare industry-specific success, highly-skilled communicators, and professionals with the desire to succeed,” said Mario R. Nacinovich Jr., Managing Partner. “Kiran and Stephanie each have exceptional talent and skills. Most importantly, they also share our values – these values underpin our relationships with each other, and our clients.”

Kiran graduated with her PharmD from Long Island University’s Brooklyn Campus in May 2014. While in school, she had a five-week internship with AXON. With her scientific background, Kiran is able to provide a unique perspective to various communications and research initiatives. She is a licensed pharmacist in the State of New York, and a proud member of both the American Pharmacists Association (APhA) and Pakistani American Pharmacists Association (PAPA).

Stephanie joins AXON as Senior Program Manager after nearly five years of medical communications education experience. Stephanie has proven to be an effective client lead and liaison in thought leader relationships. Her experience includes advisory board execution, brand planning, compliance reporting, content development, digital initiatives, speaker training, public relations, and thought leader identification.

Perhaps you are interested in joining our AXON team and you’re looking for information on what we do, what it’s like to work here, what positions are currently available or our contact details, to help you decide if AXON is the ‘home’ for you, we’ve created our own career compatibility checklist. For more information, please visit: axon-com.com.

About AXON Communications

We’re a specialist healthcare consultancy firm. We combine the scientific rigor of medical communications and clinical research experts with the creativity of a public relations agency. At AXON, our mission is to simplify complex information to improve outcomes in health care. AXON maintains operations in London, New York, Toronto, and Copenhagen.

AXON is part of NATIONAL Public Relations, the largest public relations consultancy in Canada, with offices in Victoria, Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal, Quebec City, Halifax, New York and London. The firm serves leading corporate, government, and institutional clients and offers the full range of communications services, including corporate communications, investor communications, public affairs, employee engagement, public consolidation and participation, marketing, technology and healthcare communications, as well as digital communications. For more information, please visit: axon-com.com.