Illustrator Medical And Scientific Job Description Sample
UWorld is seeking a Medical Illustrator to create high-quality medical and scientific images for case studies and educational materials for our web-based education company. A successful candidate will have outstanding draftsmanship skills and extensive knowledge of medicine and the biological sciences.
Minimum Education Required:
- Master's degree in Medical Illustration
Minimum Experience Required:
1-3 years of medical illustration experience
Exceptional proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite (ie. Photoshop, Illustrator)
Experience working in ZBrush, UCSF Chimera, Cinema 4D, and Maya is a plus
Must be able to research and comprehend advanced scientific and medical concepts
Excellent attention to detail and organizational skills
Ability to understand direction and be receptive to feedback
Ability to work independently, as well as in collaboration
Must have confidence to work in an environment with high expectations
Job Duties: (Including but not limited to)
Design and Create (70%)
Create original illustrations for a wide range of subjects, including anatomy & physiology, surgical techniques, nursing techniques, biology, biochemistry, organic chemistry, and physics
Collaborate with our medical and science teams to create novel ways of visualizing difficult concepts
Perform work involved in executing illustrations in support of academic and test prep materials
Ensure artistic excellence and factual accuracy of the illustrated work
Consult and Collaborate (20%)
Work with team leads and designers to plan, layout, and execute the vision
Collaborate with management and team members to define schedules and deliverables, and to ensure goals are met
Help maintain an efficient and successful production process
Adapt to shifting priorities and be able to assist our on-site medical and scientific illustrators as needed
Technical/Quality Assurance (10%)
Communicate effectively with IT & quality assurance teams to anticipate and resolve issues
Work independently or in small groups to trouble-shoot and provide solutions to production issues related to creation and content building
UWorld is an equal opportunity employer of all qualified persons. The Company does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, handicap or disability, or age in any of its policies, procedures, or practices in compliance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (pertaining to race, color, and national origin), Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (pertaining to handicap), and the Age Discrimination Act of 1975 (pertaining to age). This non-discriminatory policy covers hiring and employment at the Company.
Medical Illustrator & Designer
Medscape, a division of WebMD, develops and hosts physician portals and related mobile applications that make it easier for physicians and healthcare professionals to access clinical reference sources, stay abreast of the latest clinical information, learn about new treatment options, earn continuing medical education credits and communicate with peers.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status
Do you have a passion for medical illustration and design and are looking for an opportunity to contribute your talents to the medical education field? Medscape Education is seeking a motivated, adaptable, team-oriented illustrator and designer to support our medical writing and content development departments. By joining Medscape Education, the leading provider of online medical education for clinicians (medscape.org), you will work with other talented graphics experts and scientific content developers to create medical illustrations, custom graphics, and designs for print and digital educational materials. If you are looking for a career that applies your medical knowledge with graphics expertise, this position will provide the foundation for future growth in our organization while contributing to initiatives that truly make an impact on physicians, nurses, and other healthcare providers and, thus, the lives of those around you.
What you'll do:
Create original art and redraw medical/scientific graphics for use in slide presentations and text-based programs
Create print collateral materials (postcards, brochures, web reprints, multipage layouts, folders, tent cards, etc.) for marketing, live events and digital distribution
Advise on permission/copyright issues and work with content developers on figure recreations to avoid permission costs
Design PowerPoint templates and masters for use by our content development teams
Liaison with internal teams to identify images/graphic assets for specialty pages
Who you are:
A medical/scientific illustrator experienced in conceptual graphics for both digital and print media for a broad variety of therapeutic areas
Someone with a portfolio that demonstrates a history of generating exceptional illustrations and innovative designs across digital and print media
Obtain satisfaction in the accuracy and consistency of your work
A true team player who jumps in and tackles new assignments and constantly looks for ways to help the department
Comfortable in a highly deadline-driven environment, and able to pivot quickly between tasks and adapt to rapidly shifting priorities
Possess strong problem-solving skills to quickly deal with unforeseen issues
Bachelor Degree in Medical Illustration or Biomedical Illustration (a minor in Graphic Design would be a plus)
Must provide portfolio of illustration and design work
Minimum of 1-2 years' experience working as a Medical Illustrator for a publishing, medical education, pharmaceutical advertising, and/or medical communications company
Board Certified Medical Illustrator (CMI) a plus but not required
Experience with branding and ability to adhere to company design guidelines for brand, style, colors, etc
Experience with print permissions and thorough knowledge of copyright laws
Experience creating infographics to communicate statistical data a plus
High level of proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign (other graphic design/illustration software would be a plus)
Thorough knowledge of Microsoft Office software (Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Ex
Administrative Assistant, Medical Affairs Scientific Communications
Pharmacyclics is committed to the development and commercialization of novel therapies intended to improve the quality and duration of life and to resolve serious unmet medical needs for cancer patients. Pharmacyclics is a wholly-owned subsidiary of AbbVie (NYSE:ABBV), a global, research-based biopharmaceutical company. Oncology is a key therapeutic area for AbbVie, with a portfolio consisting of three marketed products and a pipeline containing multiple promising new molecules that are being studied in more than 200 clinical trials for over 20 different types of cancer.
More than 1,200 Pharmacyclics and AbbVie research scientists, clinicians, marketing, operations and corporate professionals work in the San Francisco Bay Area. They combine their expertise in immuno-oncology, stem cells, and cell-signaling with their knowledge of bispecific antibodies, antibody-drug conjugates (ADCs), and covalent-inhibitor technologies to discover and develop novel cancer treatments. Together, we are striving to outsmart cancer.
Administrative Assistant, Medical Affairs Scientific Communications
Provide administrative support to Medical Information, Global Medical Sciences, and Medical Communications teams.
Coordinates calendars for leads of each function and schedules appointments, ensuring all parties are informed of and kept abreast of schedules
Coordinates meetings on-site and off-site including but not limited to preparing and distributing agendas and other meeting materials, reserving and preparing facilities, making business arrangements, recording and transcribing meeting minutes, arranging teleconferences and webcasts as necessary
Proactively establishes, and maintains highly organized filing system; files correspondence and other records
Composes, types, and distributes professional correspondence and memoranda, E-mails and faxes as assigned
Coordinates travel arrangements; completes expense reports and processes invoices; ensures that correct account codes are used and required signatures obtained
Attends meetings and other functions as needed
Assists with special projects as assigned, particularly in support of the investigator initiated studies (Medical Sciences)
Demonstrates professionalism in dealing with confidential and sensitive issues
Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor
Ability to work independently and as a member of various teams and committees
Serves as a back-up to Medical Affairs Executive Assistant
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Proficient on Microsoft Suite (including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook)
Versatility, flexibility, and a willingness to work within constantly changing priorities with enthusiasm
Attention to detail and Professional demeanor
Commitment to excellence and high standards
Ability to deal effectively with a diversity of individuals at all organizational levels
Creative, flexible, and innovative team player
Strong organizational, problem-solving, and analytical skills; able to manage priorities and workflow
Ability to work independently and as a member of various teams and committees
Demonstrated ability to plan and organize projects
5-10 years related experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience
Associate's degree (A.A.) or equivalent work experience, Bachelor's degree preferred
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
Senior Director, Scientific Publications And Medical Communications
Insmed understands that its most valuable resource is its employees. We place great value on the unique skills, talents and qualities that each of our employees brings to our company. We are building a world-class team with a focus on innovation, teamwork and the desire and ability to change the way our patients live.
Insmed is a fast-paced, high-energy organization that seeks talented individuals who are leaders in their respective functional areas of expertise, who are creative problem solvers and who have the desire to make a difference.
The Senior Director, Scientific Publications and Medical Communication leads the strategic development and execution of the scientific communications strategy and publication plan. This role will identify and address the unmet scientific and medical gaps in the published literature (publications, oral/poster presentations and slide decks) done in strong collaboration with authors, investigators, Key Opinion Leaders, and internal Insmed stakeholders. This position will lead the planning, execution and support of Medical Communication strategy to include materials, tools, resources and key scientific messaging to external stakeholders and the medical community. This position reports to the Executive Director, Medical Operations and is located at our Bridgewater, New Jersey headquarters location.
Develops and oversees the implementation of the global scientific publications and communications strategy and tactical plan. Ensures the timely dissemination of scientific data to a diverse healthcare professional audience, maximizing the communication of the latest data and the unmet medical need of the relevant disease areas.
Interfaces with medical experts to define literature gaps in the medical community and to develop scientific contents for publications.
Drives publication/slide deck development of Insmed scientific data. Ensures deliverables are in alignment with Brand Strategic Plan, HEOR and Insmed development programs, as well as timely and appropriate dissemination of Insmed study results and disease information:
Congress abstracts, oral presentations and posters
Educational slide decks – disease state and/or product specific
Medical (non-promotional) materials and resources designed for Field Medical
Ensures the publication development process and all materials produced are in compliance with current relevant guidelines including, but not limited to, the ICMJE, PhRMA, and GPP3. Develops and maintains relevant SOPs and guidance documents.
Serves as a conduit for clinical insights and competitive intelligence through interface in the medical community.
Develops, implements and support publication development, review and approval processes.
Supports Medical Affairs activities in execution of submission, review and approval of Medical materials, tools and resources through the Medical Review Process.
Serves as the Chair, Insmed Publications Planning Committee.
Master's degree in a scientific discipline and 12 years of relevant experience; alternatively, a PhD, PharmD or MD and at least 7 years' relevant experience.
Expert knowledge of relevant publication guidelines including, but not limited to International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE), Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA) guidelines; and the Good Publication Practice (GPP3.)
Certified Medical Publication Professional (CMPP) credentialed.
Minimum 5 years' experience demonstrated success in design and implementation of Scientific Publications Strategies including oversight to formal needs assessment and other relevant activities.
Demonstrated expertise in understanding and the application of scientific/clinical data to external dissemination to healthcare professionals, medical community and key stakeholders.
Experience in Orphan or Rare Disease areas preferred; prior launch experience a plus.
Experience in pulmonary medicine and infectious disease preferred.
Medical writing experience preferred.
Experience in managing direct reports and leading teams.
Must have excellent communication skills (verbal and written).
Highly organized with a strong attention to detail, clarity, accuracy and conciseness.
Highly proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook).
Demonstrated outstanding collaborative and cross-functional approach to delivering functional results
Up to 20% travel, some overnight in nature.
Must successfully exhibit Insmed's five (5) core corporate competencies of: Excellence, Accountability, Driven, Collaborative and Solutions; along with any other position specific competencies.
Individuals must demonstrate the ability to interact successfully in a dynamic and culturally diverse workplace.
Please note that we review every submission and we will keep all submissions on file for six months. Insmed is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Scientific Director US Medical Affairs Lymphoma
Scientific Director US Medical Affairs Lymphoma
Req #: 1802538
Location: Summit, NJUS
Job Category: Medical
Work Location: 86 Morris Avenue CELSUM 07901
Organization: Celgene Corporation
Employee Status: Full time
Job Type: Regular
Other Locations:US- NJ- Summit East
Celgene is a global biopharmaceutical company leading the way in medical innovation to help patients live longer, better lives. Our purpose as a company is to discover and develop therapies that will change the course of human health. We value our passion for patients, quest for innovation, spirit of independence and love of challenge. With a presence in more than 70 countries, and growing - we look for talented people to grow our business, advance our science and contribute to our unique culture.
The Scientific Director, US Medical Affairs will report to the, US Disease Lead. He/she will be headquarters based, and will provide scientific/medical leadership and support for compounds in various stages of clinical development, as well as approved products in that therapeutic area. This individual will support the design and implementation of a strategic disease area medical plan, under the direction of the US Disease Lead, and in coordination with the US Franchise Team. They will serve as the Biology/Pathway disease expert. They will also take a leadership role for the execution/support of Celgene sponsored medical affairs trials (as needed) and registries and will also assist in the evaluation and support of investigator-initiated trials. He/she will represent US Medical Affairs as needed on behalf of the US Disease Lead, serving as a therapeutic area expert in scientific, strategic and tactical discussions and presentations with internal colleagues, including the G3M, as well as with external experts and investigators.
Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, the following:
Collaborate with Medical Affairs colleagues to guide and execute therapeutic area strategy and tactics with appropriate use of resources Assist US Disease Lead as necessary for various activities of G3M. Represent US Medical Affairs on behalf of the Disease Lead as a therapeutic area expert in both internal and external venues including the G3M, Medical Affairs sub-teams, and advisory boards / steering committees Lead/support various Medical Affairs cross-functional working groups Represent Celgene at professional meetings, congresses, and local symposia. Drive the planning and execution of Medical Affairs Sponsored Trials (MAST) and registries (as needed), within appropriate standards for compliance, quality, timeliness, and budget. Provide high quality scientific/clinical input and review of: disease strategy plans, abstracts, posters, slides, manuscripts, educational materials, webcasts, IIT protocols, Commercial Brand plans, Scientific educational grant requests and patient advocacy grant requests Track priority Medical Affairs tactics and performance to goals/budget Partner with Scientific Communications on developing publication strategy, gap analysis, and key messages Assist with scientific searches, data summaries, preparation for site visits/corporate visits/payor presentations Interaction with key stakeholders, as a scientific and strategic expert:
Medical Affairs partners in therapeutic area
Global Medical Affairs Leadership
Clinical Research and Development
Global Steering Committees
Scientific Advisory Boards
The ideal candidate will have the following mix of professional and personal characteristics:
Advanced degree in medicine, molecular biology, genomics, cancer biology or other relevant life sciences area.
Solid experience in clinical /translational research and/or medical affairs in hematology or oncology with 7-10 years of academic/industry experience. Master's degree holders with 10+ years relevant industry experience may also apply.
Experience in the conduct of clinical trials in hematology/oncology preferred.
Excellent analytical skills and solid experience in translating medical/clinical information into medical affairs strategies. Experience with mining databases and other bioinformatics skills will be a strong plus.
Proficiency in scientific and clinical data review and interpretation.
Matrix leadership of cross-functional teams.
Strong organization skills.
Excellent oral and written communication skills, including presentations to large groups, facilitation of interactive discussions, and 1:1 discussions with thought leaders.
Demonstrated customer focus orientation & credibility with customers.
Knowledge/application of data sources, reports and tools for the creation of solid plans.
Possess experience creating and managing budgets
Regular travel will be required (approx 25%)
Celgene is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status. Celgene complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act. All applicants must have authorization to work for Celgene in the U.S.
Medical Scientific Liaison Sr Mgr - Oncology -Atlanta, GA
Developing innovative therapies is one of the most challenging, most essential and personally rewarding fields in science. This is the most exciting time to be a part of Astellas, a company with a uniquely collaborative and patient-focused culture.
There's something special about working at Astellas. It's reflected in our focus on the people we serve, the way we treat each other and the results we achieve together as a company.
Astellas is announcing a Sr. Medical Scientific Liaison
- Oncology -- Atlanta, GA -- Field Based role.
Purpose & Scope:
The Senior Medical Scientific Liaison (MSL) is responsible for: (1) enhancing relationships, (2) supporting the Medical Affairs Strategies, (3) ensuring a knowledgeable environment, and (4) advancing the body of scientific knowledge.
Essential Job Responsibilities:
The primary duties and responsibilities of a Senior Medical Scientific Liaison include:
- Enhancing Relationships
- Identifying and evaluating a minimum of 35 KOLs aligned with meeting scientific needs of the U.S. Medical Strategy in assigned geography. Assisting other team members in identification of KOLs beyond assigned geography. Creating and implementing an Outcomes Plan for each KOL which will be stored and/or communicated electronically with progress to goal reviewed quarterly, including goals with identified Key Academic Institutions in the Outcomes Plans for appropriate KOLs with progress to goal reviewed quarterly.
- Supporting the Medical Affairs Strategy
- Interpreting, applying, and communicating findings from regular field interactions to appropriate APUS colleagues. Identifying and communicating business and scientific market trends in the regional healthcare environment. Attending key national or regional scientific meetings. Functioning as meeting coordinator as opportunities arise and reporting findings to the appropriate APUS colleagues. Assisting in the development of content for advisory boards as appropriate and reporting back key findings. Leading and/or participating in Therapeutic Area (TA) level project(s). Identifying key internal stakeholders needed for project desired outcomes. Providing training support to SA or other departments (e.g., disease management, product information, journal club). Identifying, qualifying, and recommending appropriate KOLs for participation in Astellas clinical studies. Collaborating with internal customers, meeting with and/or updating regional sales managers (RSMs) at a minimum of once a quarter and attending Plan of Action (POA) meetings upon request. Identifying and recommending appropriate KOLs to participate on APUS speakers' bureau and/or Advisory Boards.
- Ensuring a knowledgeable environment
- Presenting product research data to Hospital, Managed Care, and Government formulary committee per request. Mentoring and training other SL colleagues as requested. Discussing approved scientific information with KOLs regarding Astellas products and disease state management concepts as appropriate. Providing Managed Care and formulary support through presentation of scientific information on APUS products upon request. Ensuring all KOLs on the speakers' bureau are routinely updated as new information arises.
- Advancing the body of scientific knowledge
- Facilitating appropriate Investigator Initiated Trial (IIT) submissions to support scientific needs of the U.S. Medical Strategy. Facilitating presentation and/or publication opportunities for IIT trial data. Presenting Astellas scientific data, study protocol information, and/or registry data to all participating KOLs. Identifying new products, partners, and scientific developments for potential in-licensing.
- Committing to a learning objective
- Taking initiative and proactively working toward learning new skills or enhancing skills.
Identifying, accessing, cultivating and effectively managing relationships with active and potential KOLs.
Creating and implementing an account plan for 35-40 active KOLs aligned with the respective therapeutic area strategies that fosters scientific exchange and collaboration.
Providing written report of findings from attendance at major medical meetings as assigned.
Responding to requests for information within three days. Recording interaction touch points with KOLs and HCPs within three business days of occurrence in Customer Relationship Management documentation system/SAFIRE.
Facilitating the appropriate submission of Investigator Initiated Trial (IITs) that support scientific needs of TA Strategies.
The Sr. Medical Scientific Liaison reports to the Field Director, MSL within the Oncology therapeutic area.
Bachelor in Health Science field from an accredited program
Coursework needs to have included physiologic sciences
3+ years of industry Scientific Liaison experience or relevant clinical experience
Demonstrated ability to understand and effectively communicate scientific information
Proven oral and written communication skills
Ability to travel overnight 40% - 60% of the time
Demonstrated basic computer skills [MS Office & Windows] and willingness to learn new applications
Demonstrated ability and capacity to network and establish business relationships
Willingness to acknowledge and function in an industry business environment
Advanced scientific degree
Demonstrated high level of scientific expertise/competency in therapeutic area of responsibility. Prior experience in managing a frequent travel schedule.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled
Global Development And Scientific Mgr, Worldwide Medical Operations
This individual will work directly with and across multiple functions of the organization including but not limited to: Global Scientific Partners consisting of Scientific Communications, Congress and Medical Information as well as Global Medical Directors, Legal, Regulatory, and external vendors.
This individual will be responsible for managing materials through its lifecycle from concept through approval. Specific activities include managing the monthly planning and forecasting of materials, facilitating cross functional review meetings, ensuring timely completion of materials through the workflow, confirming all required stakeholders are engaged in the review process, validating adherence to company policy.
They must have strong communication skills, the ability to manage many projects at the same time whilst keeping within priority deadlines. They should have a solution oriented mind set and be able to find efficiency improvement opportunities. They will need to build and manage relationships across various functions and levels within the organization. This individual must be able to work in an ambiguous environment where responsibilities may change based on business need.
Responsibilities may also include quality medical fact checking, reference management, generating monthly process health metrics and participating in cross functional process improvement teams. Candidate will also serve as the primary point of contact for end user training, system set up, and support.
Provide operational/workflow management and support to the Global Medical function
Manage the life cycle of materials in the technology platforms leveraged by the Global Medical Team
Quality control of Global Medical materials
Liaise with content development and DSMR support vendors
Manage DSMR guidance materials
Create/Maintain intranet page for DSMR teams
Identify and participate on process improvement teams
Partner with US and EU+ Coordinators to communicate downstream material forecasting and planning
Ad hoc projects as requested
Skills and Competencies
Build solid relationships based on trust and strong ethics
Customer focused perspective with business enablement at the forefront
Strong oral and written communication as well as organizational skills with the ability to multi-task and coordinate multiple activities in parallel
Anticipate and adapt to change while maintaining accountability
Take initiative, work independently yet engage in collaborative decision-making initiatives
Agilely work by completing tasks in a timely fashion, and function in a rapid-paced environment
Manage and prioritize multiple and varied tasks efficiently and accurately
- 3-5 years working in the biotech/pharmaceutical or compliance driven environment a plus
Principal Scientist, Scientific And Medical Services
The Principal Scientist will provide medical and scientific leadership for clinical trials where imaging and/or clinical data is used. Serve as medical and scientific liaison to clients. Lead project related aspects of charter and application development, medical documentation and independent reviewer quality monitoring from a medical/scientific perspective collaborating with the project team. Work closely with clients to develop strategies for the use of imaging in clinical trials. Assist in marketing and sales of products and services. Provide medical and scientific guidance to new service/product development. Serve as medical and scientific liaison to subcontractors providing medical/scientific services.
- Be responsible for or accountable for providing scientific guidance for project specific independent review charter development
Analysis Application Development:
- Be responsible for or accountable for scientific guidance for development of project specific electronic case report forms (eCRFs) the customization of image analysis software tools
Reviewer Training and Monitoring:
Be accountable for the initiation and facilitation of the project specific Reviewer Training including: scheduling the training, slide preparation, selection of training/testing cases, preparation of training/testing cases, preparation of clinical dossiers (as needed)
Lead or consult on training of independent readers (i.e. radiologists, oncologists) on the use of imaging software, eCRFs, and implementation of the review criteria
Perform or support quality control and evaluation of the results of independent review and provide necessary guidance and feedback to independent readers
- Own or be accountable for the development of project specific imaging parameters to ensure standardization of imaging techniques
- Attend investigator meetings or support investigator meeting preparation, as necessary, to present and train sites and clients on assessment criteria and imaging parameters
Additional Project Support:
Provide scientific leadership to internal project teams
Act as scientific liaison with client project teams
Provide support for the preparation of clinical protocols, journal articles, and other documents for clients/sponsors
Marketing and Business Development:
Provide scientific and technical leadership to strategic business group for specific therapeutic areas
Work with key opinion leaders and criteria authors to refine assessment criteria
Work with Marketing in the preparation and participation of webinars, symposiums, industry conferences, journal articles, white papers, etc.
Assist in the preparation of client proposals
Develop sales and marketing presentations to potential clients
Participate in industry meetings and/or presentations to promote awareness of PI
- Work with Engineering to develop core analysis applications to meet business needs
Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) Support:
- Develop, as necessary, and ensure compliance with relevant standard operating procedures
Additional SciMed Support:
Lead therapeutic and strategic meetings within SciMed
Provide consulting services in area of expertise
Assist with mentoring and training of SciMed New Hires
Manage Scientific and Medical Services staff as required
Participate in formal staff review processes such as performance and salary reviews
Assist staff with long-term career development
Help monitor and manage Scientific and Medical Services Group resourcing
Participate in the interviewing and hiring of new employees within Scientific and Medical Services
Director, Medical And Scientific Affairs
Ortho Clinical Diagnostics (Ortho) is a global leader of in vitro diagnostics. Ortho serves two primary industries in the medical field: clinical laboratories, by producing platforms and assays that test for a variety of diseases, conditions, and substances; and immunohematology, by providing the means to ensure blood transfusion recipients receive appropriate and compatible blood.
With a history of more than 75 years, Ortho is a pioneer in life-impacting advances in diagnostics. Worldwide across hospitals, hospital networks, blood banks and labs, Ortho's high-quality products and services enable health care professionals to make better-informed treatment decisions. Headquartered in Raritan, NJ, Ortho Clinical Diagnostics has approximately 4,300 employees serving customers in more than 120 countries.
Ortho is recruiting and retaining the best and brightest around the world. People, who are performance driven, want to make a difference and who help Ortho grow their leadership position in a changing marketplace. The power to reimagine starts with empowered people, who are empowered to grow and given the chance to succeed in ways they hadn't thought possible before.
Ortho's purpose is simple: to improve and save lives with diagnostics. They do that by reimagining what's possible. It's what defines them. It's the Ortho difference.
Ortho is an independent company, sponsored by The Carlyle Group, one of the world's largest and most successful investment firms. The company's executive leadership team has extensive diagnostic experience and a strong heritage of driving market change and innovation. Ortho is a strong brand with solid positions in attractive, growing segments and regions.
The Career Potential
Ortho Clinical Diagnostics is committed to improving and saving lives with diagnostics. To do this we hire people who share this dream and are ready for new adventures. As a valued team member, you will carve your own career path and be part of building this company stronger and better than ever before. There is no limit to the experiences, opportunities and new directions you will have access to here at Ortho Clinical Diagnostics. More importantly, you will be driving the surge of a whole new direction in important medicine. That's something we can all take pride in as we take this journey together.
Ortho is known in the industry as a leader in customer service and support. Deeply understanding and exceeding the needs of our clinical lab, hospital and blood bank customers is what we do. It's who we are. If you join Ortho, no matter what your role, you will be expected to keep that Customer Excellence focus in your work.
As the company continues to grow, we are seeking a Director, Medical & Scientific Affairs – Transfusion Medicine in Raritan, NJ. The successful candidate is a Medical Director and subject matter expert, who will serve as the main conduit for bi-directional communication between Ortho and Transfusion Medicine customers with a focus on hospital based, acute medical care which will benefit from the company
s new innovative technologies and the health economic benefits they offer. These include: cost savings at the blood bank, laboratory, hospital or systems level; operational improvement in efficiencies; improved patient outcomes; improved safety profiles. She or he will be responsible for building an outcomes practice which will work with internal and external stakeholders to generate compelling health economic data linking increased operational efficiencies and improved patient outcomes offered by our products to tangible financial benefits. Internally, the successful candidate will provide professional guidance to Product Management and R&D teams in the design and positioning of new products best suited to address current health economic needs and challenges. For products already on the market, the success candidate will be the medical expert supporting the marketing and commercial organization delivering effective communication and physician education initiatives to promote the value proposition of Orthos solutions.
The above activities will be performed at a global level with emphasis in North America.
Key Opinion Leader relationship management and strategy for leveraging the expertise of industry leaders in voice of customer activities, generation of reference centers of excellence and identification of key business partnership opportunities. Requires global travel for direct customer support.
Provide internal guidance for relevant stakeholders in various areas of the business, with a goal of ensuring that current health economic needs and challenges of customers and payers are duly represented in new product development decisions. Monitors external sources/trends and identifies and escalates emerging issues. These include (but are not limited to), medical trends/emerging medical needs, market trends and competitor activity.
Assist marketing teams in the creation of promotional materials with health economic and operational content, and responsible for final review / approval of all such customer facing materials.
Provide technical training and ongoing support to better equip Ortho`s sales force to communicate effectively the benefits of our technology to medical doctors and blood bankers, including adequate targeting of specific value messages to unique needs of each individual customer and their regional market reality.
Support the Global Head of Medical and Scientific Affairs in due diligence research and fact-checking for evaluating health economic and operational aspects of business opportunities, such as product road map prioritization and product licensing decisions.
Assist in the preparation of business cases and financial models for various products and new technologies being considered as part of the product road map in Platforms and Transfusion Medicine.
Market access strategy – recognition of key drivers of health care expenses and positioning of current and new Ortho products to address these needs. Collaboration with internal and external stakeholders to generate relevant data to document and quantify the value added by innovative technological solutions delivered by the company.
MD with board certification in Transfusion Medicine or Hematology or Ph.D. with 5+ years' experience managing transfusion medicine services, or 5+ years' experience in the transfusion medicine industry.
An in-depth understanding of global operational challenges and opportunities in transfusion medicine services as well as the main cost drivers is required.
The successful candidate should have experience interfacing with senior leadership within health care organizations, IDNs and professional associations such as AABB and ISBT..
The following skills and competencies are required / desired for this role:
Strategic thinker with excellent interpersonal skills.
High energy; driven; collaborative; highest integrity.
Independent, self-motivated individual with high self-confidence.
Ability to work in a matrix organization with cross-functional teams.
Management skills with special focus in operationalizing complex and time-constricted projects with successful results and within budget.
Ability to identify and isolate critical un-met customer needs for laboratories and health care institutions.
Strong collaborative skills with cross internal and external functional groups to deliver effective multi-disciplinary solutions for laboratories and blood banks, properly tailored to meet the individual business needs of specific customers.
Critical thinker with strong ability to review health economic data and evaluate if published conclusions have been properly supported by study design.
Business savvy and strong stakeholder management skills, ability to recognize conflicting business needs and incorporate these as needed in business initiatives.
Approachable with strong organizational savvy building rapport well with all members of the organization.
Creativity to transmit complex health economic concepts with easy to understand methodologies, accessible to customers and internal stakeholders.
Working level knowledge of programs such as Powerpoint, Excel and Adobe.
Strong interpersonal communication and relational skills with proven ability to coach, mentor and enable individuals with little previous experience in operational and health economic concepts.
Excellent presentation, oral and written communication skills are required.
Professional and executive presence to represent Ortho in front of customers including health care executives and laboratory professionals.
Strong understanding of health care pathways and reimbursement strategies in different geographies.
Comfortable working with executive leadership and medical experts in Voice of Customer exercises to strategically identify current customer needs and future trends in the market.
This position will require up to 35% domestic and occasional international travel.
Ortho Clinical Diagnostics believes in Equal Opportunity for all and is committed to ensuring all individuals, including individuals with disabilities, have an opportunity to apply for those positions that they are interested in and qualify for without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, veteran status, disability, genetic information, or any other protected characteristic. Ortho Clinical Diagnostics is also committed to providing reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals so that an individual can perform their job related duties. If you are interested in applying for an employment opportunity and require special assistance or an accommodation to apply due to a disability, please contact us at email@example.com.
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Associate Director- WW Medical Publication & Scientific Content, Real-World Data And Outcomes Research, Eliquis
Bristol-Myers Squibb is a global biopharmaceutical company whose mission is to discover, develop and deliver innovative medicines that help patients prevail over serious diseases.
One shared journey is moving us forward at Bristol-Myers Squibb. Around the world, we are passionate about making an impact on the lives of patients with serious disease. Empowered to apply our individual talents and ideas so that we can learn and grow together. Driven to make a difference, from innovative research to hands-on community support. Bristol-Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.
Accountable for ensuring the clear, accurate and scientifically rigorous communication of BMS and Pfizer ("Alliance") real world/outcomes research information for Eliquis
Engage with key internal stakeholders to facilitate early identification of anticipated data disclosures that may be relevant enabling timely preparation of other data dependent communications
Primary responsibilities will be determined based on skills of individual and composition of team and will include
Deliver strategically aligned publication plans and timely journal submissions/publications and congress presentations of RW/OR data in partnership with Alliance WW and US HEOR leads, WW Pubs/Content leads and HQ Medical Leads.
Implement effective & consistent strategies for engaging matrix teams and external authors to advise on & shape publication plan strategy
Review publication drafts for scientific quality and to ensure alignment & consistency with author direction, scientific communication platform & key communication points supported by data
Deliver strategically aligned scientific content including slide decks, MI letters, dossier on RW/OR data in partnership with WWHEOR leads, Access leads, Field Medical Communication Liasion RW/OR and HQ Medical leads working collaboratively across key functions and markets.
Manages 3rd party providers to ensure the timely delivery of quality publications and scientific content
Manages and prioritizes multiple projects, provides solutions to complex problems, and delivers complete and accurate information within deadlines.
Partners with Operations & Execution Leads to assess, plan, and allocate resources (budget, medical writing, biostatistical services) to ensure timely delivery of high quality communications.
Fosters collaborative relationships with publishers of outcomes research journals, medical associations & other relevant stakeholder groups.
Monitoring the external medical and scientific information landscape, identifying trends in content inquiry and aligning and adjusting to relevant trends to better meet customer needs through internal process improvements
Maintains awareness of applicable legal, regulatory and compliance framework and good research/publication practices applicable to health economics and outcomes research
Ensuring compliance with internal and external standards and models good publication practices and principles among authors and internal publication stakeholder community ensuring all publications are being authored, written, and reviewed according to GPP3 and BMS processes
Responsible for establishing a work plan and building relationships that are necessary for success with Alliance stakeholders
Advanced degree: Clinical/Science degree or advanced health economics/epidemiology degree required.
Publications experience/CMPP experience strongly preferred;
Scientific expertise in cardiovascular disease preferred.
Experience working within an Alliance partnership preferred
Experience in developing scientific publication/content strategy, planning and execution
Experience working in highly matrix environment across a broad range of functional areas.
Awareness of introductory health economics and outcomes research, comparative effectiveness research (CER), health technology assessment (HTA) landscape and reporting requirements
Ability to review, assess and synthesize CER, health outcomes and pharmacoeconomic evidence
Understanding of good publication practices and guidance (GPP3, ICMJE), Sunshine Act, Pharma Code of Conduct, and other guidance related to post-marketing practices and scientific data communication desirable.
Outstanding interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills with exceptional time management skills are required for this highly visible global position.
Working knowledge of Microsoft Suite applications and familiarity with publication management tools & systems (Datavision) preferred.
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