PHILADELPHIA—Camela Morrissey has been named president of Dorland Global Public Relations, the U.S. healthcare PR firm that is part of Huntsworth Health. Morrissey replaces Nancy Bacher Long, who has led DGPR since 1992. Long will remain with the agency in a consultancy role.
Morrissey has more than 20 years of experience in public relations, marketing, and communications management, most recently as vice president, public affairs, marketing and patient satisfaction with New York Hospital Queens, a large community teaching hospital that is part of the NewYork-Presbyterian Healthcare System.
At Dorland Global, Morrissey will oversee the PR business in all three of the firm’s offices: Philadelphia, San Francisco and New York City. She will liaise closely with the Huntsworth Health Global teams and will sit on the agency’s executive committee.
Morrissey spent the first 20 years of her career in the agency sector, including a number of years at Fleishman Hillard where she was senior vice president and partner, and served as chairperson of the firm's biotech practice.