Primary Objective of Position :
Deliver in-the-field’ scientific engagement (SE) with healthcare professionals (HCPs) to provide scientific and medical information compliantly and obtain the medical insights in line with GSK standard operating procedures and codes of practice, as well as related guidance / guidelines and laws.
Gain valuable insight and feedback from the healthcare community on GSK products and services, medical and scientific information which can help guide research, development and service provision to benefit GSK’s customers and patients via 1 : 1 and 1 : Many scientific events.
Work closely with Medical Advisor or designee to translate insights into actions and produce the medical plan which is aligned with brand strategy, and execute the medical plan accordingly.
Partner and align with Commercial team and other internal stakeholders to implement brand strategy in a compliant manner, as well as cooperate with the other functions for the assigned tasks or projects.
Plan and deliver the required medical metrics and high quality content. Provide the disease and product knowledge training to internal stakeholders such as Commercial teams.
Provide presentations to HCPs in different setting of seminars, symposia, webinars or meetings.
Being the contact window of external organizations in terms of medical / scientific events to facilitate the internal process and provide support.
Key Accountabilities / Responsibilities :
Be the scientific expert for a particular medicine or group of medicines in a therapy area in the assigned geography.
Maintain a detailed understanding of the therapeutic areas and a deep appreciation of the science and evidence for GSK medicines and other non-GSK treatment options in the therapeutic areas.
Act as the interface between the professional healthcare community and the internal GSK medical team and its affiliates providing value-added insights and feedback from the community designed to improve medical, commercial and drug development planning and services provision.
Be prepared to respond to any enquiries from local health authorities / Healthcare organizations / HCPs with regards to GSK products safety / efficacy / effectiveness.
Fully understand and always meet the requirements in the GSK global SOP, STD, POL, GUI, etc. and comply local codes of practice, guidelines and laws to ensure the strictest requirements are met particularly with respect to delivery of promotional verses non-promotional information.
Respond compliantly to unsolicited information requests from healthcare professionals and associated individuals regarding licensed or un-licensed GSK medicines and indications;
ensure all medical information responses are factual, fair and balanced, scientifically rigorous and strictly comply with local regulations.
Disseminate important safety information to the HCPs as directed by the Medical Affairs or Research and Development teams or the Dear Healthcare Provider Letter (DHPL) process.
Fully comply with pharmacovigilance requirement.
Closely work with other medics to identify external experts within the responsible therapeutic areas and geography.
Understand clinical study procedures and provide info or facilitate the investigator how to apply for GSK investigator sponsored study (ISS).
First contact, enquiry management and facilitate the project GnD application from external healthcare communities like societies / associations / foundations / organizations, etc.
Provide scientific education training for business partners and other internal stakeholders such as Medical Representatives.
Gathering external clinical insight and enabling this insight to be incorporated in GSK work
Responding to specific, unsolicited information requests
Communicating important safety information
Supporting scientific research and clinical studies
Planning, conducting and participating in scientific meetings
Proactive Promotional Product Presentations
MSLs may present at GSK satellite symposia or stand-alone meetings for specific circumstances such as the launch of a medicine or when significant new information becomes available or to enter in to a scientific debate related to GSK medicines in the case of scientific misrepresentation.
Key Behavioral Competencies Required :
Solid grounding in clinical, medical and pharmaceutical science with the ability to rapidly assimilate specific and detailed knowledge in these areas
Experience evaluating and effectively communicating evidence-based medicine
Strong scientific communication and presentation skills or strong history of previous working with external experts.
Strong academic background having participated in, or led research projects and authored publications are preferred.
Experience / Knowledge / Technical Skills Required :
Education : Higher degree in life sciences : MSc or equivalent, PhD, PharmD, MD or equivalent and / or other professional healthcare provision qualification with experience (e.
g. nurse practitioner, physician, or pharmacist).
2 years) amount of pharmaceutical industry experience in a role successfully engaging in scientific exchange with external experts are preferred.
Solid grounding in clinical, medical and pharmaceutical science with the ability to rapidly assimilate specific and detailed knowledge in these areas.
Experience in evaluating and effectively communicating evidence-based medicine.
Fluent English at communication
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