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Bristol Myers Squibb Medical Science Liaison - Lung, H&N, Glioblastoma, Breast Cancers in Boston, Massachusetts

At Bristol Myers Squibb, we are inspired by a single vision – transforming patients’ lives through science. In oncology, hematology, immunology and cardiovascular disease – and one of the most diverse and promising pipelines in the industry – each of our passionate colleagues contribute to innovations that drive meaningful change. We bring a human touch to every treatment we pioneer. Join us and make a difference.

US Field Medical: Oncology/ US Field Medical Oncology, Lung, H&N, Glioblastoma, Breast Cancers

Medical Science Liaison – MA, CT, RI, VT, NH, ME (New England Territory)

The MSL role embodies our medical mission in becoming a trusted, agile partner who engages in relevant dialogue and delivers timely, high impact data and insights that advance the science or accelerate access, optimize medical practice and drive appropriate adoption of BMS medicines. The MSL role is field-based and it is anticipated that a MSL will spend a minimum of 60-70% of their time in the field with external customers.

The primary role of the MSL is to develop relationships and maintain contacts with research focused Thought Leaders (TL) and Healthcare Providers (HCP) within their healthcare system. The purpose of interactions is to engage in meaningful scientific exchange that will ensure patients have access to BMS medicines, to ensure their safe and appropriate use through peer to peer discussions aligned with medical strategies and needs expressed by external stakeholders. The scientific dialogue focuses on scientific/clinical information around disease management, treatment landscape, and BMS products in a fair and balanced way and includes appropriate clinical and value related discussions.

External Environment and Customer Focus

  • Develop and maintain relationships with academic and community research thought leaders, appropriate HCPs, and access stakeholders, within a given geography to answer scientific and unsolicited product question. The MSL will use various channels for interactions (1:1, group presentations, remote, etc.)

  • Demonstrateproficiencyinusingavailablescientific resources and presentations. Effectively present informationto TL/HCPs and beableto respond to questions, ensuring medical accuracy andcompliancewithlocalprocedures,ethicaland legal guidelines and directives.

  • Actively assess the medical landscapeby meeting with TL/HCPs to understand their needsandexpertise. Continuously update own knowledge in treatmentstrategies,products, unmet medical needs, clinical trials and scientificactivities.Understand the competitive landscape and actively preparetoaddressinformational needs of customers.

  • Collect and provide meaningful medical insightsand/or impact bycommunicating these back tothe medical and commercial organizationstobeactionedin support ofthe strategy development.

Contribute to the Medical Plan

  • Adoptinstitution/accountplanningapproach and contributeto cross-functional institution/accountplans.

  • Contributeto development and delivery ofscientificallymeaningful medical programs/projects inlinewiththelocalMedicalandFieldMedicalplan.

Provide Medical Support

  • As necessary and appropriate, support theinitial and ongoingmedical/scientific area and product specific trainingandprovidekeyscientificupdatestointernalstakeholders(e.g. Commercial, Regulatory,Pharmacovigilance,Legal, HEOR, Value Access & Payment).

Support Clinical Trial Activities

  • SupportInterventional and NonInterventional Research (NIR)studies(e.g.identification and assessment ofpotential study sites) to support patientrecruitmentand/ordiscussionsaround the safe andeffective use ofBMSinvestigational products, asagreedwithhomeofficemedical and Global ClinicalOperations (GCO) andasdefinedby the study scope document.

  • Providerecommendationsandinsightsto clinical development teamon study and site feasibilities within the therapeuticarea based onknowledgeof the field and through direct contacts with potential investigators,asagreedwithhomeoffice medical and GCO.

  • Actively support CRO sponsored studiesas agreed with home office medical and GCO and asdefinedby the study scope document.

  • Support HCPs inthe ISR submission andexecution process and study follow-upasagreed upon with home office medical and GCO.

  • Ensure that BMS Pharmacovigilanceprocedural documents areunderstood and appliedbyinvestigatorsoflocalstudies,andalert appropriate BMS personneltoany identified Adverse Events.

Required Experience

  • MD,PharmD, DNP, or PhD, with experience in a specific Disease Area or with a broad medical background(preferred) OR ScienceGraduatewith relevant pharmaceutical experience

  • A minimum of 2 yearsworking in a clinicalor pharmaceutical environment

  • Abilityto drive a company-provided car is an essential qualificationofthis position. Candidates must beableto drive a BMS-provided vehicle betweenlocations(often great distancesapart), and arrive ateachlocationreadyand abletoenthusiastically and efficientlydemonstrateanapplied knowledge ofpertinent health care industry trends.Candidates must possess a high level of ethics, integrity and responsible and safe drivinghistory.

  • Diseasearea knowledge and anunderstandingofscientificpublications

  • Knowledgeof a scientificorclinicalarea

  • Knowledgeof clinical trialdesignandprocess

  • Knowledgeof the nationalhealthcareand access environment

  • Knowledgeof HEOR core concepts

  • Excellent English language skills, spoken and written

  • Travelrequired

  • Abilityto work independently and act as a team player

  • Translatingscientificor clinical data intoan understandable and valuable form tohelpphysicians best serve theirpatients

  • Good communication and presentationskillsto present scientificand/or clinical datato research or healthcare professionals

  • Developingpeer-to-peer relationships with TLs, scientists andotherhealthcareprofessionals

  • Abilitytoquickly and comprehensivelylearnabout new subjectareas and environments

  • Demonstrationof the BMS CoreBehaviors

Around the world, we are passionate about making an impact on the lives of patients with serious diseases. Empowered to apply our individual talents and diverse perspectives in an inclusive culture, our shared values of passion, innovation, urgency, accountability, inclusion and integrity bring out the highest potential of each of our colleagues.

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 with the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.

Physical presence at the BMS worksite or physical presence in the field is an essential job function of this role which the Company deems critical to collaboration, innovation, productivity, employee well-being and engagement, and enhances the Company culture.

To protect the safety of our workforce, customers, patients and communities, the policy of the Company requires all employees and workers in the U.S. and Puerto Rico to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, unless they have received an exception based on an approved request for a medical or religious reasonable accommodation. Therefore, all BMS applicants seeking a role located in the U.S. and Puerto Rico must confirm that they have already received or are willing to receive the full COVID-19 vaccination by their start date as a qualification of the role and condition of employment. This requirement is subject to state and local law restrictions and may not be applicable to employees working in certain jurisdictions such as Montana. This requirement is also subject to discussions with collective bargaining representatives in the U.S.

Our company is committed to ensuring that people with disabilities can excel through a transparent recruitment process, reasonable workplace adjustments and ongoing support in their roles. Applicants can request an approval of accommodation prior to accepting a job offer. If you require reasonable accommodation in completing this application or if you are applying to a role based in the U.S. or Puerto Rico and you believe that you are unable to receive a COVID-19 vaccine due to a medical condition or sincerely held religious belief, during or any part of the recruitment process, please direct your inquiries to adastaffingsupport@bms.com . Visit careers.bms.com/eeo-accessibility to access our complete Equal Employment Opportunity statement.

Any data processed in connection with role applications will be treated in accordance with applicable data privacy policies and regulations.

Company: Bristol Myers Squibb

Req Number: R1558026

Updated: 2022-08-15 01:53:34.007 UTC

Location: Boston,Massachusetts

Bristol Myers Squibb is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, pregnancy, citizenship, marital status, gender expression, genetic information, political affiliation, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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