What is STAT Plus?

STAT Plus is STAT’s premium subscription service for in-depth biotech, pharma, policy, and life science coverage and analysis. Our award-winning team covers news on Wall Street, policy developments in Washington, early science breakthroughs and clinical trial results, and health care disruption in Silicon Valley and beyond.

What topics are covered?

  • Biotech: Market-moving biotech analysis, from startup funding to clinical trial readouts
  • Pharma: Extensive pharmaceutical coverage, from drug pipelines to boardroom shakeups
  • Policy: The intersection of Capitol Hill, regulatory agencies, and the life sciences
  • Science: The scientific breakthroughs driving drug discovery and pipeline development
  • Digital Health: News and analysis about new health technologies reshaping the industry

What’s included with a subscription?

  • Daily reporting and analysis
    The most comprehensive coverage in the industry delivered from a powerhouse team of reporters. As a STAT Plus subscriber, you can expect in-depth reporting and analysis on everything biotech, pharma, policy, and the life sciences.
  • Subscriber-only newsletters
    Subscribers enjoy access to our exclusive STAT Plus newsletters. Pharmalittle, from Ed Silverman, and STAT Plus Today, from our editor Elizabeth Cooney, are delivered to your inbox each weekday to recap the biggest headlines of the day.
  • Exclusive industry events
    We work with some of the biggest names in the industry to bring you early-bird access to their events happening around the country. You can also expect regular invitations to STAT Plus events, panel discussions, and networking opportunities.
  • Regular online briefings
    We host regular conference calls, webinars, and online chats to give you a chance to engage with our veteran beat reporters and outside industry experts on the latest industry developments.
  • The best reporters in the industry
    Our STAT Plus team comprises some of the nation’s leading health care and financial journalists, including national biotech columnist Adam Feuerstein, senior science writer Sharon Begley, Pharmalot columnist Ed Silverman, and senior medicine writer Matthew Herper.



How much does STAT Plus cost?

STAT Plus costs $349 for the full year or $35 on a month-to-month basis. Your first 30 days of STAT Plus are free. After that, your card will be automatically charged based on the plan you choose when you subscribe.

Are there group/corporate subscription rates?

Yes! STAT Plus offers group subscription discounts for groups of six or more. Learn more about group rates.

Can I cancel my subscription?

Yes, you can cancel any time under My Account. Once you cancel, you’ll have continued access to the subscription through the end of your monthly or annual subscription term. We do not issue pro-rated refunds.

Which credit cards do you accept?

Visa, MasterCard, American Express, JCB, Discover, and Diners Club.

Will my information be shared with anyone?

Please see our privacy policy.

Can I give someone a subscription as a gift?

Not online at this time. Please contact us at subscribers@statnews.com for more details.



How do I update my payment information?

You can update your payment information from your My Account page.

How do I get a payment receipt?

Login at www.statnews.com/login and visit your billing history page to view and download your receipts. The first email you receive when you subscribe to STAT Plus is also the receipt for your subscription. If you can’t find that email, let us know at subscribers@statnews.com and we will produce one for you!

How do I change my password?

Click “Forgot Password” at the login page here. You can also reset your password through your “My Account” page. Note: If you created your account through a social login such as Facebook, LinkedIn, or Google, you must change your password directly in those services.

How long does it take for my STAT Plus subscription to be activated?

You are able to access STAT Plus content immediately after you subscribe.

How do I cancel my STAT Plus subscription?

If you would like to cancel your STAT Plus subscription, click here. You can also find a link to cancel your subscription on your “My Account” page.



I am located outside of the United States, how do I subscribe?

You can subscribe as normal. We accept international payments. If you have any specific questions or run into any issues, please contact us at subscribers@statnews.com for more details.

Are there any upcoming events in my area?

You can always check our events calendar for any upcoming events. We also email all STAT Plus subscribers in advance of the events to get you signed up!

I’m getting too many emails. What do I do?

Your STAT Plus subscription includes two, subscriber-only newsletters that get delivered to your inbox daily. However, many of our subscribers also sign up for our free newsletters. If you end up getting too many emails from us, you can let us know by emailing subscribers@statnews.com and we’ll assist you. You can also visit “My Account” to manage your newsletter preferences.

What are your terms and conditions?

Please visit our STAT Plus Terms and Conditions page.


Still need help?

Please email subscribers@statnews.com and we will assist you as soon as possible.