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Medical Science Liaison, GI

Apply Now Email Me Job ID SR0036253 Date posted 07/29/2019 Location: Gurgaon, India

The role exists to exchange/disseminate peer to peer medical and scientific information with healthcare professionals and external stakeholders. The incumbent is responsible for being well-informed on therapeutic areas, up to date on major studies both ongoing and completed, competitive product information and clinical data pertaining to our therapies. He/she will be well placed to provide proactive field-based medical support to the commercial teams. The role will be required to spend 80% of the time in the field, and be located in the region, providing support to external stakeholders such as health care professionals, Key Opinion Leaders etc. The remaining 20% of the role will be dedicated to providing internal support such as working with colleagues and internal teams. Additionally, the role-holder is required to have a full understanding of marketing objectives and the commercial focus of the franchises to support those plans.


Build and maintain advanced disease, product & therapy knowledge to disseminate with other relevant key stakeholders.Plans and executes medical education activities in line with commercial objectivesEngages Health Care professionals in scientific discussions. Provides field-based medical information/education to physicians.Delivers balanced, fair non-promotional presentations related with advances in disease knowledge, diagnosis and treatment of competitor as well as own products.Collaborates, when requested, in the coordination of information pre-events and summaries post-events. Attends congresses & symposia. Reports on the events.Represents the Medical Department at Medical Congresses and Conventions, manning medical education Monitors and facilitates pre-Congress abstract submissions to the local Medical affairs Department, attends poster sessions and oral presentations.Assists in CME program development, organization and delivery and participates in scientific committees.Provides Information and Interpretation of the literature to the sales force; provide clinical education and therapy training support to sales forces in the field.

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