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1101 Connecticut Ave., NW, Suite 600,
202/591-4000; fax: 202/591-4020
Health, medical, public health, biotechnology and pharmaceutical; message development; stakeholder engagement; digital communications; data publicity; product approvals; social media; website development; video production; public policy planning; coalition building; thought leader cultivation; advocacy relations; media relations; branding; consumer education campaigns; marketing; market research and assessment; data analytics, insights and evaluation; medical meetings planning; executive visibility; internal communications.
Employees: 80. Founded: 2007.
JPA Health is a full-service, integrated marketing communications agency that is headquartered in Washington, D.C., with offices in New York, Boston and London. We work exclusively in the health sector with a team that is laser focused on helping people live healthier lives. Our passion can be summed up in one word: Connect'ability, a term that JPA coined to reflect how we "bring it together" for our clients. Over the course of 2021, JPA Health continued its growth trajectory from years past, achieving 14% revenue growth, 11% client growth and 14% staff growth, compared to the previous year.
Carrie Jones, prin.; Michael Sloan, COO; Diane Wass, mng. dir., London; Linda Davis, sr. dir., human resources; Ken Deutsch, exec. VP, JPA Labs, head of research & insights; Adam Pawluk, exec. VP
Offices in Washington D.C., New York, Boston, London.
American Kidney Fund
Children's National Hospital
National Institute of Health (NIH)
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
The Physicians Foundation
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
United States Pharmacopeia (USP)
JPA Health in the news with O'Dwyer's:
Health is Bigger Than Healthcare
Mon., Oct. 31, 2022...White House Conference on Hunger, Nutrition and Health created quite the buzz in the JPA Health offices. The meeting was designed to spark discussion on the dire needs of millions...
On the Move: BRG Communications Names Sloan COO
Thu., Sep. 29, 2022...Sloan
BRG Communications hires Michael Sloan as the agency's first COO. Sloan joins BRG from JPA Health , where he also served as COO. He has been CFO at Coyne, VP of...
Healthcare PR Firms Enjoy 47% Growth in '21
Tue., Mar. 29, 2022...appointed health and public affairs expert Mathew Shearman to lead APCO’s North America health team.
JPA Health Expands Across Biopharma Sector
Connecting Campaigns, Constituents and Congress
Thu., Oct. 14, 2021...that will enable our clients to reach and engage their customers and communities.
Enter GRETEL, JPA Health ’s propriety tool which has powered countless campaigns to identify the influence of an outlet,...
On the Move: ICR's Westwicke Health Unit Hires O'Brien
Wed., Aug. 4, 2021...the University of Maryland Medical System. He previously led the Washington, DC office of JPA Health , was global head of corporate communications at MedImmune and served as senior VP, healthcare...
PR's Top Pros Talk: Carrie Jones
Tue., Feb. 16, 2021... JPA Health principal Carrie Jones offer pointers for how communicators can help organizations navigate issues surrounding...
Maybe Doctors Will Save Us All
Thu., Nov. 5, 2020...put scientific and patient-focused perspectives at the center of discussion.
That was then
For 10 years, JPA Health has been tracking how health professionals engage among themselves and with others online through...
Top 10 Healthcare Firms Post 14.3% Gain
Tue., Apr. 21, 2020...for growth-oriented agency leaders,” said Finn.
JPA Bolsters Biopharma Roster
Carrie Jones, who heads No. 12 JPA Health Communications, said the firm strategically expanded our client roster with biopharma clients and professional...
Making the Most at J.P. Morgan
Fri., Oct. 18, 2019...and relationships matter as much as a smart plan and responsive team, areas where JPA Health delivers tremendous value for its clients.
Carrie Jones is Principal at ...
JPA Unveils Healthcare Monitoring Tool
Thu., Sep. 13, 2018... JPA Health Communications has debuted a first-of-its-kind proprietary tool that can help companies better navigate today’s complex...
JPA Picks Piotrowski to Lead Boston Office
Tue., Aug. 14, 2018...
Washington, D.C.-based healthcare firm JPA Health Communications has appointed Stephen Piotrowski as managing director of the firm’s Boston office.
Piotrowski joins the healthcare...
Top 25 PR Firms Posted Solid Gains in '17
Wed., Mar. 28, 2018...Crosby (#28, $15.1M, up 23.8 percent), rbb Communications (#37, $11.4M, up 23.5 percent), and JPA Health Communications (#45, $9.1M, up 19.2 percent).
Of the firms ranked #51-100, representing a range in...
People on the Move
Wed., Feb. 21, 2018...
JPA Health Communications has brought on Sara Dunn and Margaret Bonilla as senior VPs and Lisa Rivero as VP. Dunn, whose experience includes...
Taylor Joins JPA
Fri., Jun. 30, 2017...
JPA Health Communications has named Kara Taylor senior strategist and head of JPA Labs, the creative and...
PR Industry Makes the Most of Big Changes
Wed., May 3, 2017...Journal ahead of anything owned or paid can produce.”
Washington, D.C.-based healthcare communications shop JPA Health Communications grew by 27.2 percent last year to $7.7 million, from $6 million the...
Harrington Named PR Council Chair
Mon., Oct. 17, 2016...Western region. He was named global chief COO in 2012.
The PR Council also appointed JPA Health Communications principal and managing director Carrie Jones to serve as secretary and O’Malley Hansen...
You Just Got Served
Mon., Oct. 3, 2016...to your clients.* * *
Michael O’Brien is Executive Vice President and Managing Director of JPA Health Communications’ Washington, D.C., office....
JPA Selects Sweet as VP
Tue., Feb. 2, 2016... JPA Health Communications has appointed Dan Sweet to the role of vice president of that agency's...
O’Brien Joins JPA
Tue., Jan. 19, 2016...Healthcare communications firm JPA Health Communications has appointed Michael O’Brien to serve as the agency’s newest executive vice president.
PR Council Announces 2016 Board of Directors
Fri., Oct. 9, 2015...Guirguis, replacing Paul Newman (MSLGROUP), Mark Thorne (Hill+Knowlton Strategies), Virginia Devlin (Current), Carrie Jones ( JPA Health Communications), Daryl McCullough (Citizen Relations), Todd Hansen (O’Malley Hansen Communications), Ron Sachs (Sachs Media...
Ogilvy's Graves to Chair Council of PR Firms
Fri., Oct. 17, 2014...treasurer.
Joining the trade group's board are Virginia Devlin, president, Current; Carrie Jones, managing partner, JPA Health Communications; Daryl McCullough, CEO, Citizen Relations; Todd Hansen, principal, O'Malley Hansen Communications; Ron Sachs,...
Goldfarb Shifts to JPA
Thu., Jan. 23, 2014...Jeff Goldfarb, senior strategist at Matthews Media Group, will join JPA Health Communications on Feb. 3 as VP.
At MMG, Goldfarb managed PR and patient recruitment efforts...
O'Dwyer Health Rankings Are No. 1 on Google
Thu., Oct. 3, 2013...Chandler Chicco Companies Cooney Waters Dodge Communications Edelman Graham & Assocs. GYMR JFK Communications JPA Health Communications Kovak-Likely Lovoie Group Live Star Entertainment Log-On Makovsky Omega World Travel PCI ReviveHealth...