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US-CT-Cheshire:Medical Science Liaison

Date: 20-Sep-2011
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Medical Science Liaison

* Develop and maintain peer-to-peer collaborations and relationships with key medical experts in nephrology in the region. * Work with physicians on medical affairs initiatives including publications, investigator initiated trials, members of regional advisory boards, training and speaker/training programs. * Serve as scientific peer-to-peer resource to nephrology disease experts and medical community with up-to-date medical information, robust disease expertise and product information. * Communicate expert opinions and feedback on new data and the respective medical field to Alexion medical affairs and nephrology franchise. * Provide medical and scientific input into regional advisory boards, work with their physician experts to review speaker presentations and provide medical references where requested. * Respond to unsolicited medical info request in the region, manage questions, liaison with headquarters to ensure proper response has been provided, ensure data is fair and balanced. * Discuss and assess investigator-initiated research proposals. Serve as point-person and conduit for respective projects. * Support clinical initiatives including site identification, trial recruitment and presentation of final approved data. * Work with regional government affairs and managed care account teams to with clinical data and presentations to support patient access. * Understand local initiatives on disease and treatment guidelines. * Serve as an Alexion-internal expert in nephrology with an up-to-date and high level of therapeutic expertise. Train Alexion staff on key scientific topics and nephrology-associated diseases and respective medical practice. * Maintain compliance with all internal and external legal and regulatory guidelines.

* The successful candidate must have a MD (preferred), PharmD, or PhD in biological sciences with substantial industry experience. * Robust and current experience in nephrology disease area relating to recently-launched and marketed biologics/ therapies required. * Candidates must have well-established networks and active relationships with nephrology-focused KOLs. * Preference given to candidate with recent pediatric contacts.

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