UCB San Antonio , TX 78245
Date: Sep 19, 2018
Location:San Antonio, US
Help us transform patients' lives.
At UCB, we put our heart, soul and skills into making a difference for people living with severe disease. Working together to push the boundaries, we blend the best of our talents to unlock innovation. Will you join us in this pioneering adventure?
To help us meet our ambitions and provide the best solutions to patients, UCB is currently seeking a talented individual as Immunology Medical Science Liaison.
The Medical Science Liaison (MSL) is a professional who serves as a key field-based scientific resource for healthcare providers, patients, and internal UCB colleagues. This position will support our Immunology Patient Value Unit (PVU) and will cover North Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Northern Louisiana. Critical accoutabilities include but are not limited to:
Reviews and critiques scientific publications
Collects, analyzes, and communicates fair-balanced information concerning therapeutic area, treatment options, emerging standards of care, and competitive intelligence
Addresses medical information inquires
Provides effective clinical presentations to internal and external audiences and tailors presentations to meet specific audience needs
Conducts local roundtables and education programs that aim to satisfy the specific needs of individual Key Opinion Leaders (KOL)s and Institutions
Serves as a scientific expert at key medical and scientific conferences, advisory boards, clinical investigator meetings, internal meetings, and patient advocacy group meetings
Identifies national, regional, and local KOLs in targeted therapeutic areas.
Maintains and broadens synergistic relationships with KOLs to expand research, advisory, and educational partnership opportunities
Anticipates and provides educational and scientific support to KOLs as needed
Identifies and facilitates national and global networking opportunities between KOLs and internal and external colleagues
Assesses feasibility, facilitates submission, and serves as the primary liaison between UCB and investigator, for unsolicited Investigator-Initiated Studies (IISs) from inception to publication
Provides field updates regarding topics of interest for creation and/or updating of Standard Response Letters
Identify & support Phase II-IV sites as required
Doctorate degree (Pharm D, Ph.D or MD) is required.
At least one year MSL or related industry experience required.
Knowledge of relevant therapeutic and clinical experience preferred.
Strong interpersonal skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Ability to clearly articulate complex scientific concepts in 1:1 and group settings
Business acumen with a solid understanding of the pharmaceutical industry
Ability to take initiative and work both independently and in a team environment
Strong multi-tasking, time management, and organizational skills
Proficient in Microsoft applications, and web-based applications
UCB is a global biopharmaceutical company. We focus on discovering and developing innovative medicines and lateral solutions that can transform the everyday lives of people living with severe disease.
With more than 7500 people in approximately 40 countries, UCB offers an exciting working environment where initiative can flourish and those with a 'can-do' attitude can thrive. Thinking holistically, working together, championing change, delivering impactful resultsthese are some of the key competencies we are constantly developing, and looking for, at UCB.
UCB and its subsidiaries encourage diversity in the workplace; we are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran
Nearest Major Market: San Antonio
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