Medical Science Liaison, Oncology (Mid-Atlantic)

Posted 08 May 2023

Rockland, Massachusetts - United States

Req Id 263894


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Your Role:

The Medical Science Liaison (MSL) or Sr. Medical Science Liaison (Sr. MSL) is responsible for cultivating and maintaining collaborative relationships with influential members of the medical community to promote company, disease state and therapeutic awareness, in addition to serving as an advanced technical, scientific, and medical expert in the specified therapeutic area (Oncology) for the assigned region (Mid-Atlantic: MD, DE, DC, or Philadelphia area).  


Areas of Responsibility: 

  • Provides in-depth scientific, clinical, and educational support to the Key Opinion Leaders (KOL) community through the dissemination of pertinent educational, scientific, and clinical information on the specific disease state and its treatment
  • Cultivates and maintains KOLs as peers and advocates whose opinions, disease and disease treatment insights and competitive knowledge provide direction to US Medical Affairs and EMD Serono
  • Disseminates to healthcare professionals state-of-the-art research and medical concepts related to the treatment and management of the specific disease state through one to one peer interactions and group learning activities
  • Leads Medical Affairs activities in his/her region coordinating with internal departments and external customers
  • Represents EMD Serono at medical events, programs, meetings and conventions
  • Liaises with the US Medical Affairs staff on the development and implementation of medical initiatives both regionally and nationally
  • Communicates research and development concepts, key field insights and competitive intelligence to appropriate internal stakeholders
  • As appropriate, coordinates with Clinical Development and Medical Affairs in providing field support for Phase IIIb and IV research studies
  • Acts as a liaison between investigators and Medical Affairs for the Investigator Sponsored Studies (ISS) program.
  • Maintains KOL profiling and visitation records for the territory
  • Administers and monitors appropriate budget expenditures to meet the responsibilities as outlined above
  • Ensures compliant use of field material and conduct of activities and acts as a respected and highly regarded representative of EMD Serono
  • As applicable, assists in the development of educational and training material and conducts training for internal and external parties


Location: Preferred the candidate live within the territory (MD, DE, DC, or Philadelphia area)


Travel: Extensive (60%) regional travel including overnight travel, periodic national meetings and may include international conferences


Who you are

Minimum Qualifications:

  • PharmD, PhD, MD, DO, or equivalent education
  • Minimum of 2 years clinical and/or pharmaceutical experience; Oncology Therapeutic Area strongly preferred 
  • Prior experience as a field medical science liaison (3 years) and in Oncology required for Sr. MSL role
  • English language competency
  • Normal and routine office duties

 Preferred Qualifications:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Advanced scientific knowledge, relationship building and networking skills
  • Ability to maintain collaborative relationships within a dynamic team environment


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