Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Scientific Advisor

Guaynabo, PR, US
Apr 20, 2018
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

External Environment and Customer Focus

Develop and maintain interactions with Thought Leaders, appropriate HCPs, and access stakeholders, within a given geography to answer scientific, unsolicited product related questions. Effectively present information to HCPs, ensuring medical accuracy and compliance with local procedures, ethical and legal guidelines and directives. Collect and provide meaningful medical insights back to the medical and commercial organizations to be actioned in support of the strategy development.

Contribute to the Medical Plan

In collaboration with the Medical Director, develop the Puerto Rico Medical Plan for the assigned products. Define a territory Field Medical plan and TL Interaction plans based on therapeutic area objectives and TLs needs. Adopt institution/account planning approach and contribute to cross-functional institution/account plans. Contribute to development and delivery of scientifically meaningful medical programs/projects.

Commercial Support

Support the initial and ongoing medical/scientific area and product specific training and provide key scientific updates to internal stakeholders. Provide scientific support at promotional meetings by presenting unbiased scientific and clinical data, by evaluating speakers and by giving support to BMS-contracted speakers.

Support Clinical Trial Activities

Support Interventional and Non Interventional Research (NIR) studies (e.g. identification and assessment of potential study sites) to support patient recruitment and/or discussions around the safe and effective use of BMS investigational products, as agreed with local medical management and as defined by the study scope document. Provide recommendations and insights to clinical development team on study and site feasibilities within the therapeutic area based on knowledge of the field and through direct contacts with potential investigators, as agreed with local medical management. Actively support CRO sponsored studies as agreed with local medical management and as defined by the study scope document. Support HCPs in the ISR submission process as agreed with local medical management. Ensure that BMS Pharmacovigilance procedural documents are understood and applied by investigators of local studies, and alert appropriate BMS personnel to any identified Adverse Events.