Trump picks pharmaceutical exec as new US health secretary

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Turning to an industry he's rebuked, President Donald Trump on Monday picked a former top pharmaceutical and government executive be his health and human services secretary, overseeing a $1 trillion department responsible for major health insurance programs, medical research, food and drug safety, and public health....

Trump picks pharmaceutical exec as new US health secretary

US President Donald Trump, who harshly criticized pharmaceutical firms during his campaign, said Monday he has chosen an executive from the industry to be his new secretary of health.

Mon 13 Nov 17 from Medical Xpress

Health nominee reaped big earnings from drug industry tenure

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Newly disclosed financial records show that President Donald Trump's nominee to become Health and Human Services secretary reaped big earnings during his tenure ...

Mon 20 Nov 17 from AP

Health nominee reaped big earnings from drug industry tenure, Mon 20 Nov 17 from AP

Trump taps ex-pharma executive Azar as U.S. health secretary

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Monday said he is nominating former pharmaceutical executive and industry lobbyist Alex Azar to serve as U.S. Health and Human Services secretary, ...

Mon 13 Nov 17 from Reuters

Trump to tap ex-pharma executive Azar as U.S. health secretary

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Monday said he will nominate former pharmaceutical executive and industry lobbyist Alex Azar to serve as U.S. Health and Human Services secretary, ...

Mon 13 Nov 17 from Reuters

Trump to tap ex-pharma executive Azar as health secretary, Mon 13 Nov 17 from Reuters

Trump names former drug exec as new health secretary

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Turning to an industry he's rebuked, President Donald Trump on Monday picked a former top pharmaceutical and government executive be his health and human services ...

Mon 13 Nov 17 from AP

Trump names former drug exec as new health secretary, Mon 13 Nov 17 from AP

Trump says will nominate ex-pharma executive Azar as health secretary

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday said he has chosen former pharmaceutical company executive Alex Azar to serve as U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary and vowed ...

Mon 13 Nov 17 from Reuters

Azar Nomination Draws Mixed Reactions from Health Groups

(MedPage Today) -- Some welcome an experienced hand, others worry about pharma ties

Tue 14 Nov 17 from MedPageToday

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