Community Medical Science Liaison - New York, NY

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Updated: June 1, 2018
Location: New York, NY, United States
Job ID: 69600


You're a clinician, a patient advocate and an educator-and you excel at every one of them.

If there's one thing your years of clinical training and patient education have taught you, it's how to manage priorities, and move seamlessly from one challenge to the next. You get people to listen to your wise advice, and to overcome their fears of new and existing medical therapies by instilling confidence and sharing expertise while displaying passion. It's time to turn those diverse talents to an exciting new field, and become an integral part of the Clinical Education team 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.


In this role, you will provide unbranded disease state education to Neurology Healthcare Providers in the office setting. You will be responsible for educating on the product post-FDA approval and address questions from HCPs. You will gather insights from HCPs that are pertinent to the client's Medical strategy. You will:
  • Provide disease state education in the office setting to Neurologists and other HCPs who treat Parkinson's Disease for an assigned geographical area in accordance with company direction and policy
  • Gather insights from HCPs and advocacy groups pertinent to the client's Medical strategy
  • Partner with internal personnel to ensure appropriate and compliant field-based medical communications
  • Provide approved educational offerings that are designed to address clinical knowledge gaps
  • Work with the client's Medical and MSL counterparts to identify local KOLs of focus
  • Perform all administrative functions of the position accurately and in a timely manner


Along with your energy and versatility, you must possess:
  • RN, NP, PA, Pharm D, PhD, MD
  • Neurology, preferably Parkinson's Disease experience
  • Experience in pharmaceutical and/or biotech industry highly preferred (experience in medical affairs highly desirable)
  • An established track record of achievement of goals and objectives
  • The ability to prioritize activities within a defined geographical territory
  • Demonstrated ability to successfully educate
  • Excellent ability to understand and present disease state/clinical / pharmacological data
  • The ability to work remotely within a virtual team
  • The ability to travel up to 70%
  • Ability to travel and possess a valid driver's license to drive to assignments, unless otherwise specified
Full Syneos Health benefits which include:
  • 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 companies are affirmative action/equal opportunity employers (Minorities/Females/Vets/Disabled)
Years Exp 4-5
Position Type/Category Medical Science Liaison
Minimum Education Level Bachelor's Degree
Employment Type Syneos Health position

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