India wins two creative Global Awards for healthcare communcations

The Global Awards honouring creative and marketing excellence in healthcare communications worldwide has announced its 2009 award winners.

This year's Global Awards grand jury has awarded two prestigious Grand Global Awards, 40 Global Awards, and 119 finalist certificates. The Global Awards and Bravo!, a group of Australia healthcare specialists, celebrated this year's award recipients at the Global Awards presentation in Sydney, Australia.

India's OgilvyOne Worldwide, Mumbai was recognized for ''Spine/Elbow'' for Flexisjoints, along with Point Blank Advertising Pvt. Ltd., Mumbai who received a Global Award for ''Detached Life: Reading/Food/Television'' for client Risperdal Consta.

The Canadian agencies honoured were Allard Johnson Communications, winning for ''Bobble Head'' for their client Parkinson Society-Quebec region, and the entry from bMod Communications.

''Tattoo Playing Cards'', received the Global Award for client Celsentri. Denmark's DDB Health Copenhagen, won for ''Biatain - Cut Here'' for client Biatain, and Reputation Copenhagen took home the Global Award for ''Treat the Core'' for client Cipralex. Spain's two Global Awards went to Ogilvy Healthworld Madrid, receiving Global Awards for ''This Christmas fight for your New Year's Resolutions!'' for client Champix (Pfizer), along with ''For the World of Today'' for client Ogilvy Healthworld Europe.

DraftFCB Healthcare New York received the Grand Global Award for Communication to the Healthcare Professional for ''Live in My Skin Video Campaign'' for client Centocor.