Senior Medical Science Liaison

Dallas, Texas
Dec 05, 2018
MSL S Central
Required Education
Masters Degree/MBA
Position Type
Full time

Senior Medical Science Liaison 

The Medical Science Liaison is responsible for conducting medical/scientific interactions and for supporting internal activities related to medical communications, medical information and clinical research. This position reports to the Director, MSL Team and is field based with a corporate headquarters in Emeryville, California. 


* Provides project leadership and management on field team and functional area initiatives; 

* Builds and maintains relationships with; Key Opinion Leaders, Investigators and Payers; 

* Conducts effective and compliant interactions with external stakeholders on disease state, Adamas’ product(s) and clinical development programs/pipeline; 

* Responds to unsolicited requests for information with focused and balanced clinical and scientific information; 

* Identifies and communicates medical/scientific insights and trends; 

* Participates in and leads field team activities at relevant medical congresses and other related events; 

* Supports interactions with investigators and potential investigators in conjunction with ongoing and planned clinical trials; as well as Investigator Initiated Studies; 

* Provides balanced and accurate information to national or regional formulary decision makers; 

* Delivers approved disease, clinical and data presentations per approved compliance policies; 

* Supports internal initiatives through collaboration with internal stakeholders as a clinical and scientific subject matter expert to deliver training and support other internal activities; 

* Ensures compliance with corporate policies and procedures, as well as, US healthcare laws and regulations. 


* PharmD, PhD or MD in a scientific discipline required; 

* Neurology experience and existing Key Opinion Leader (KOL) relationships within Parkinson’s, strongly preferred; 

* Minimum 8 years’ plus of relevant experience in the pharmaceutical industry; 

* Strong knowledge base of regulatory, compliance, commercial, and clinical issues affecting the pharmaceutical and managed care industries; 

* Strong communication skills with the ability to effectively present scientific information; 

* Ability to travel approximately 75%; 

* Successful experience in fast-paced entrepreneurial environment; 

* Fit with Adamas’ culture and values