Medical Science Liaisons - Specialty - Renal Anemia - Texas
Site Name: Field Worker - USA, USA - Texas - Central Texas, USA - Texas - East Texas Posted Date: Nov 18 2021 Approximately 1 in 10 patients worldwide are affected by chronic kidney disease (CKD), many of whom experience the complication of anaemia which currently leaves them with symptoms that can dramatically reduce quality of life and increase risk of cardiovascular disease, hospitalisation and mortality. At GSK, we are following the science of anaemia to better understand how to help these patients, who are often undiagnosed and undertreated. GSK is proud to be expanding team working on CKD in the US, UK, Germany and Italy and we are seeking experienced and passionate professionals to join our exciting journey. As Medical Science Liaison (MSL) - You will be responsible for providing non-promotional, medical support that helps to ensure the safe and effective use of GSK's products, through effective scientific interactions with external stakeholders (Experts, Health Care Professionals and Advisory Board Members), supporting clinical development colleagues with investigators conducting GSK clinical trials, and providing scientific support for GSK internal stakeholders. The MSL will provide scientific clinical information and support to these high priority customers in a manner consistent with GSK's principles for scientific engagement. Therapeutically aligned, Field-based position, Frequent travel required (50 - 75%). This role will provide YOU the opportunity to lead key activities to progress YOUR career, these responsibilities include some of the following… Are expected to be agile and adaptable in order to interface and provide value across a continuum of both Internal and External Stakeholders (External Experts and other healthcare professionals within assigned geography/therapy area, investigators and potential investigators, professional societies, advocacy groups, and formulary decision makers) in a non-promotional manner and be responsive to unsolicited inquires. Be the scientific expert for a particular medicine/vaccine or group of medicines/vaccines in a therapy area in the assigned geography in order to conduct balanced, peer-to-peer, scientific dialogue with external experts. To respond orally or by providing appropriate written materials to unsolicited requests for on- or off-label information or safety concerns that may have been asked of GSK sales staff or Medical and adhering to all policies and procedures regarding the provision of medical information To 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 Contribute in a manner that is always consistent with GSK Values and expectations demonstrating Courage, Accountability, Development, and Teamwork Work with medical colleagues and other business partners to identify External Experts, professional groups, decision makers and other key stakeholders in the assigned therapy area and or geography 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 GSK standards and policies and with local codes of practice, guidelines and laws to ensure the strictest requirements are met. Disseminate important safety information to the healthcare profession as directed by the Medical Affairs or Research and Development teams or the Dear Healthcare Provider Letter (DHPL) process. Deliver Non-Promotional Scientific Discussions (NPSD) for a GSK medicine that is on label or consistent with the label to inform and educate HCPs on the appropriate use of our medicines in patients. Deliver scientific / pipeline presentations to formulary committees and HCPs per documented unsolicited request Maintain expertise in the evolving scientific / therapeutic area and in competitor medicines and vaccines. Attend and contribute (if required) to medical portion of regional account planning/training sessions Attend both national and regional scientific/medical meetings to gain medical voice of the customer on recent data being presented on products and disease states of interest to GSK Support clinical development activities and programs including GSK and Investigator sponsored studies as well as collaborating with R&D staff to improve site performance. Provide general insight into GSK research interests and field inquiries regarding investigator sponsored scientific or clinical research projects. Conduct individual discussions and meetings with steering committee members, advisory board members, consultants etc., on topics related to the work being conducted with GSK (e.g. for clinical research investigators, the conduct or publication of clinical research sponsored by GSK) Provide scientific training for GSK sales representatives regarding GSK products and the conditions they treat utilizing approved Sales Training materials. Provide training to individual HCPs to prepare them to speak on behalf of GSK, and assist with GSK-sponsored speaker training events Partner with matrix colleagues (e.g. sales, marketing, market access, etc.) to ensure strategies and business plans are both patient and business focused, and adding value to the external expert Territory: Texas Why you? Basic Qualifications: We are looking for professionals with these required skills to achieve our goals: Pharm. D or Ph. D, DNP, or MD (with a medical or clinical focus) Background in pharmacology and pharmacotherapy in humans and has experience practically applying this knowledge in a clinical setting. Must live within territory specified Preferred Qualifications: If you have the following characteristics, it would be a plus: Residency of Post-Doctoral training in a clinical/pharmaceutical practice setting Pharmaceutical industry experience or medical liaison experience. Experience presenting in both one-on-one and group settings Previous clinical experience in situations where direct/or indirect decision-making authority for patient care was demonstrated (e.g. direct patient care, treatment protocol development, drug therapy guidelines development, traditional clinical pharmacy practice settings) Above average computer literacy, including experience with software applications Why GSK? Our values and expectations are at the heart of everything we do and form an important part of our culture. These include Patient focus, Transparency, Respect, Integrity along with Courage, Accountability, Development, and Teamwork. As GSK focuses on our values and expectations and a culture of innovation, performance, and trust, the successful candidate will demonstrate the following capabilities: Agile and distributed decision-making - using evidence and applying judgement to balance pace, rigour and risk Managing individual and team performance. Committed to delivering high quality results, overcoming challenges, focusing on what matters, execution. Implementing change initiatives and leading change. Sustaining energy and well-being, building resilience in teams. Continuously looking for opportunities to learn, build skills and share learning both internally and externally. Developing people and building a talent pipeline. Translating strategy into action - a compelling narrative, motivating others, setting objectives and delegation. 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