Bristol Myers Squibb IO Scientific Advisor - Saudi Arabia in RIYADH, Saudi Arabia

IO Scientific Advisor - Saudi Arabia

Key responsibilities:

  • Develops and maintains contacts with External Experts, in accordance with the strategy developed by the Company to further understand and gain both insight and/or input into treatment patterns, including (1) the scientific activities taking place within the Disease Area and (2) the needs and standards of care applied by health care providers

  • Responds appropriately by providing accurate scientific data to unsolicited scientific questions or requests posed by Physicians for approved Products/Brands (in-label and off -label ), and for products in development in compliance with Company Policies, and legal and ethical standards

  • Encourages the participation, as required and as appropriate, of Physicians in scientific activities

  • Develops scientific presentations (e.g., abstracts or articles based on secondary data) under the guidance of the Disease Area Specialist and the Country Medical Director. Such presentations should be reviewed according to the appropriate internal review processes to ensure medical accuracy and ethical and legal compliance.

  • Proposes to the Brand Team scientifically meaningful medical programs such as Continuous Medical Educational Programs and Symposia.

  • Identifies and prepares speakers for BMS symposia

  • Contributes to the development of Local Brand Plans and Strategies by communicating the medical insight and knowledge derived from Expert Physicians, other health-care providers or scientific publications about the product or disease area, in particular with reference to patient needs and treatment trends.

  • Ensures that BMS Pharmacovigilance SOPs are understood and applied in addition to alerting appropriate BMS Pharmacovigilance responsible to any Adverse Events that are identified.

  • Works with the PV responsible to help ensure that all the information regarding AEs in the field is collected, to facilitate the correct and transparent communication of AEs internally and to the competent Health Authorities externally.

  • Performs all of the above tasks in an ethical and legally compliant manner while simultaneously adhering to any country specific regulations or Code of Conduct

  • Conveys a clear message on legal and ethical standards to Expert Physicians and Investigators.

  • Alerts management to possible compliance issues.

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