Medical Information Services Specialist Avanir Pharmaceuticals
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The Medical Information Services (MIS) Specialist is a key medical resource in the Avanir Pharmaceuticals organization and maintains an expert level of current scientific knowledge for relevant medications and disease states. Through the creation and communication of balanced medical information the MIS Specialist will support the appropriate use of Avanir medications by the medical community.
The MIS Specialist will function within a multi-disciplinary, collaborative environment and proactively identify and respond to the strategic needs of internal stakeholders. Medical Information Services is an integral communication hub and, as such, the MIS Specialist must be knowledgeable of corporate initiatives across the organization as they apply to MIS responsibilities. The MIS Specialist will operate in full compliance with all external guidelines related to professional integrity (such as FDA guidelines, standards of professional practice, etc.), as well as all relevant Avanir SOPs.
Provide accurate, timely, and fair-balanced answers to medical inquiries from healthcare professionals and consumers via telephone, fax, in-person, or mail.
Perform in-depth research, analysis and interpretation of medical data utilizing literature searching databases as necessary.
Create medical information response documents, assembling the information evaluated into an accurate, comprehensive and concise medical response.
Monitor emerging literature for new publications pertaining to Avanirs products and relevant disease states.
Refer incoming Product Complaints and Adverse Events to appropriate Avanir departments.
Interface with internal departments, vendors and external agencies as required.
Review promotional materials for accuracy.
Provide Medical Affairs booth support at scientific conferences/congresses attended by Avanir Pharmaceuticals.
Assist in the training of additional Medical Information staff and the mentoring of students completing clinical clerkships.
Advanced degree in a health-care discipline (i.e. PharmD, etc)
Current license in a relevant health-related discipline
1-3 years relevant professional experience or post-graduate training; Drug Information specialty residency or Industry fellowship preferred
Professional experience or training in CNS therapeutic area preferred
Experience within a Medical Information department in the pharmaceutical industry preferred
Personal leadership, accountability, strong interpersonal and organizational skills, and the ability to work in a cross-functional team environment
Proven ability to perform in-depth literature research, analysis and interpretation of medical data
Knowledge of the legal and regulatory guidelines affecting the dissemination of medical information and product promotion
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Superior customer service skills
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