Posted to MedZilla on 3/17/2018

inVentiv Health

Respiratory Medical Science Liaison 68794-MZ


City Reno
State Nevada [NV]
Title Respiratory Medical Science Liaison
Job ID 68794

Researched and relatable, science-driven and social, you re an extroverted expert.

If there s one thing your preparation in earning your advanced degree has taught you, it s how to evolve your expertise rapidly and stay at the forefront of your field. Forging new relationships and establishing rapport with thought leaders comes naturally to you and you like being around people. Poised and articulate, you are a listener, an educator and a gifted cultivator of new and exciting opportunities grounded in the science. You ve got what it takes to be a Medical Science Liaison with Syneos Health.

Why Syneos Health? Join a game-changing global company that is reinventing the way therapies are developed and commercialized. Created through the merger of two industry leading companies - INC Research and inVentiv Health - we bring together more than 21,000 clinical and commercial minds to create better, smarter, faster ways to get biopharmaceutical therapies to patients. Teaming with some of the most talented professionals in the industry, you'll gain exposure and work in a dynamic environment where you'll be supported with comprehensive resources including emerging technologies, data, science and knowledge sharing. Grow your career with a global company committed to shortening the distance from lab to life.

Our laser focus on healthcare professionals allows you to join our team of more than 1,000 nurses, pharmacists and related healthcare professionals. Our accomplished team consists of 291 MDs, 486 PhDs, Pharma Voice 100 Recipients, HBA Rising Stars and Luminaries, and PM 360 Elite Award Winners.


In this role, you will represent one of Syneos Health's long-term clients and most robust relationships in supporting well-known and well-respected respiratory products. You will confer with internal stakeholders and build new collaborative relationships with medical and scientific leaders, policy-makers and advocates. You will contribute cutting-edge clinical and scientific data to help move healthcare forward and positively impact patients. More specifically:

  • Deliver medical/scientific presentations to external groups, which include both peer to peer educational program and non-promotional presentations
  • Serve as a disease state resource to External Experts, academic institutions, and others as needed
  • Work with medical colleagues to identify EEs, professional groups, decision makers and other key stakeholders in the assigned therapy area and or geography
  • Respond to documented unsolicited requests for medical/scientific information on company products including unsolicited requests for off-label medical information as per client policies and procedures
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to provide balanced, accurate medical information to and scientific exchange with EEs and other health care providers
  • Gather medical voice of the customer (mVoC) feedback to construct and implement effective Medical Affairs strategy and planning through participation in or escalation to internal North America Medical Affairs teams. Use mVoC information to inform and assist client in the development of medicines of value that benefit patients
  • Serve as a primary liaison for clinical and scientific information exchange with EEs and health care providers in assigned patient care institutions/facilities as well as connecting EEs and their affiliate institutions with appropriate Medical Affairs initiatives that advance scientific and clinical knowledge of our respiratory

Along with your ability to remain at the forefront of your field, you must possess:

  • 3-5 years MSL experience or strong respiratory clinical experience
  • Knowledge of the pharma/biotech industry
  • An advanced terminal degree (MD, PhD, PharmD) required with a study concentration in respiratory/pulmonary medicine strongly preferred
  • Excellent presentation, communication and relationship-building skills
  • Strong understanding of clinical research trial design in pulmonology
  • Ability to process large amounts of clinical data and information into a format that is relevant to the question, in order to optimally engage
  • Ability to travel 25% - 30% of the time and a valid driver s license to drive to assignments, unless otherwise specified
  • The drive for self-development, the ability to collaborate, and an action-oriented work ethic

Full Syneos Health benefits which include:

  • Competitive compensation, bonuses, and company car
  • Generous paid time off and company paid holidays
  • Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision package
  • Matching 401K
  • Dedicated training and support
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Referral bonuses and other personalized quality of life conveniences

Make your work matter everywhere. Be a driving force in the evolution of clinical education

Syneos Health is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer (Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled) 

Position Type/Category Medical Science Liaison
Recruiting Area Clinical
Travel About 25%
Minimum Education Level Doctorate
Employment Type Syneos Health position

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