The Lead MSL serves as an advocate for Syneos Health and our client within the healthcare community and is responsible for establishing, cultivating, and maintaining relationships with HCPs and other stakeholders while developing a strong understanding of relevant public policies, National Immunization Technical Advisory Group (NITAG) recommendations, clinical practice and reimbursement within the healthcare system. The Lead MSL will be responsible for managing a team of Medical Science Liaisons located throughout Europe as well as providing balanced, non-promotional high-level scientific and technical partnership to internal and external stakeholders for the benefit of Hepatitis B patient care. This position plays a critical role in developing insights which support the development and execution of innovative medical affairs strategies and plans to enhance care for Hepatitis B patients.
• Develops an understanding of regional and national thought-leaders and the complex healthcare environments in which they work through effective professional engagement with Clinical and Scientific leaders, policy/public health officials and decision makers for the management of Hepatitis B that are centered on science and credible exchange of unbiased scientific information.
• Identifies, collects and internally provide insights into medical and scientific field intelligence – e.g., competitor commercial and medical strategies, educational activities.
• Both proactively seeks and elicits information regarding clinical practice, current scientific thinking or other aspects of the therapeutic area, and reactive in response to inquiries both on and off label in nature.
• Identify and liaise with the HCPs and other stakeholders who are relevant in the preparation of therapeutic guidelines, including understanding the process to make the drug available to the patients at local/regional hospital level.
• Deliver scientific and promotional presentations to healthcare providers while stimulating clinical dialogue.
• Provides relevant scientific background information for formulary decisions, treatment guidelines and Public Health programs.
• Act as a mentor and coach for a team of MSLs each covering a region across Europe.
• NP Pharm D, PhD or other relevant scientific qualifications required
• Experience in the pharmaceutical industry required
• Experience in infectious diseases and vaccines experience is required
• First line management experience is required
• Familiarity with vaccines related public health decision making and reimbursement process
• Strong ability to apply and leverage scientific and medical knowledge while demonstrating scientific credibility is essential
• Clear understanding of medical practice, clinical decision making and healthcare systems related to patient care
• Able to work independently in field location (with 70% travel)
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