General Electric Medical Science Liaison - Oncology in Arlington Heights, Illinois
Job Description Summary
Job Description Summary
As the Medical Science Liaison (MSL), you will be the medical expert in the Field Medical Team (FMT) for GE Healthcare, focused on engagement with healthcare providers to provide fair & balanced scientific education on appropriate use of the radiopharmaceutical and contrast media product portfolio, understanding the ever-evolving diagnostic landscape. You will engage in scientific exchange with Key Opinion Leaders (KOLs) providing accurate product and Care Area related information, provide healthcare professionals (HCPs) with scientific, evidence-based communication and education and respond to information inquiries. You will additionally provide medical support to external projects, such as advisory boards, educational activities, clinical study support, etc. As the MSL, you will be responsible for cultivating relationships while conveying clinical outcomes about radiopharmaceutical and contrast media agents via evidence based and non-promotional scientific based activities.
Our Pharmaceutical Diagnostics (PDx) business is a global leader in imaging agents, used to improve and enhance the images that radiologists use to diagnose and monitor disease. We support healthcare professionals in the administration of neurology, cardiology and oncology procedures that are used to image three patients around the world, every second.
Key Responsibilities / Focus Areas
Per the Care Area’s Medical engagement plan, scientifically engage with KOLs to communicate and advance GEHC’s medical plans and initiatives
Communicate clinical/scientific insights as well as research concepts from KOLs back to Medical Affairs team members within the organization for further evaluation
Strategically support the development and execution of peri-launch product initiatives, commercialization, and life cycle management (LCM) of company products through research endeavors, education, scientific exchange, and clinical support with key stakeholders and medical experts
As part of the FMT, represent GEHC at regional and national scientific conferences; actively contribute to conference planning, scientific session coverage and development of scientific summary subsequent to conferences
With oversight from Medical Director, provide support to unsolicited investigator sponsored research proposals as well as Company sponsored research
Present abstracts/posters and other related medical content at regional and national meetings when applicable
On an as needed basis, communicate clinical and health economic value information to payers and formulary decision makers
Participate in identification and training support of participants in the Company’s speaker’s bureau members, when applicable
Timely processing of all reported adverse events, must fully understand the adverse event reporting (Pharmacovigilance) standard operating procedures (SOPs)
Demonstrate full awareness of and compliance with all SOPs and applicable laws and regulations as they apply to this job type/position. Proactively identify and report any quality or compliance concerns and take immediate action as required
Participate in preparation and delivery of training materials to support new and existing medical staff on oncology and molecular imaging agents and emerging clinical evidence
Provide medical expertise and support to projects led by Americas Medical Affairs and other cross-functional projects, such as advisory boards, educational activities, clinical study support as necessary
As part of global team, occasional weekend or extended work hours may be required
Requires ability to travel in excess of 70% of the time; approximately 3-4 of 5 working days
Bachelor’s degree in scientific or clinical discipline
2+ years clinical or Pharmaceutical/Healthcare industry experience in any of the following: oncology, nuclear medicine, radiology
Experience delivering professional presentations through listed lectures or evidence of teaching; prior experience in Business Development welcomed
An advanced degree is preferred (PhD, Pharm D, MD, DO, MPH, Advanced Nursing Degree, Advanced Degree in Health Sciences, MS, or equivalent)
Current licensure in respective field, if applicable
2 or more years’ experience in a Medical Affairs/MSL role in diagnostic imaging
Experience in an imaging modality
Preference to be located in a major metro area with easy airport access.
Our total rewards are designed to unlock your ambition by giving you the boost and flexibility you need to turn your ideas into world-changing realities. Our salary and benefits are everything you’d expect from an organization with global strength and scale, and you’ll be surrounded by career opportunities in a culture that fosters care, collaboration and support.
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer (https://assets.phenompeople.com/CareerConnectResources/GE11GLOBAL/en_global/desktop/assets/images/poster_screen_reader_optimized_w_supplement.pdf) . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).
Relocation Assistance Provided: No