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Felcom event: Careers in Industry (Medical Affairs/Medical Science Liaison)

Workshop/Seminar: Industry Careers; Personal Development

Nov 20, 2020

Speaker(s): Dr. Karl Pendergrass, Ph.D. (Director of Medical Affairs, Merck & Co.) and Dr. Ashley Ward, Ph.D. (Senior Medical Science Liaison, Astellas Pharma US)
This event is recommended for: Postbacs; Graduate Students; Postdocs/Fellows; NIH Staff Scientist/Staff Clinician.

Are you interested in leveraging your skills research and scientific communication to land a role in the pharmaceutical industry? Have you ever considered working in medical affairs? Please join this career development seminar to learn more about becoming a Medical Science Liaison! Medical science liaisons work with leading physicians and researchers to provide input on upcoming treatments using relevant scientific and clinical data. To learn about the broad range of careers in this field, we invite scientists from small and large pharmaceutical sectors who have successfully transitioned from the laboratory. The panelists will share their stories about career transition, day-to-day experiences and challenges in different settings. After the presentations, our panelists will be happy to answer questions and provide career advice on how to become a medical science liaison. Come and join us to learn more about those fascinating careers and find your future aspirations. This event is sponsored by FELCOM’s Career Development Subcommittee.

Sign up today at the following link: https://nih.zoomgov.com/meeting/register/vJItfuytqDIsEmMbMTJZefNwf5L7GAivBCw