MSD is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products.
The difference between potential and achievement lies in the spark that fuels innovation and inventiveness; this is the space where MSD has codified its 125-
year legacy. MSD’s success is backed by ethical integrity, forward momentum, and an inspiring mission to achieve new milestones in global healthcare.
MSD is on a quest for cures and is committed to being the world’s premier, most research-intensive biopharmaceutical company.
Today, we’re doubling down on this goal. MRL is a true scientific research facility of tomorrow, and will take MSD’s leading discovery capabilities and world-
class small molecule and biologics R&D expertise to create breakthrough science that radically changes the way we approach serious diseases.
The objective of the Medical and Scientific Liaison (MSL), by virtue of their training and expertise, is to discuss and provide scientific and therapeutic information to Healthcare Professionals and, researchers viewed by their peers (Clinical and Scientific Leaders).
The MSL interaction with their Audience is built on the credibility of the scientific exchange. This ongoing exchange is possible because of the long-
term relationship and the trust that the Clinical and Scientific Leader (CSL) develops with the MSL, due to unbiased information that they supply.
All MSL practices are strictly scientific based and therefore non-promotional. Reporting to the Manager, the MSL uses exceptionally strong interpersonal skills, especially in the area of one-
on-one communication and rapport building, and a high degree of understanding of disease entities and therapeutics The MSL is responsible for creating early awareness and acceptance of the scientific evidence in support of new and existing MSD products and claims.
The MSL will complete his / her tasks in a manner fully consistent with MSD commitment to our Values and Standards, policies, procedures, industry standards and all laws and regulations.
MAJOR ACTIVITIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES : Primary responsibilities, which include activities such as : SL’s and other KOL’s :
Shares high level educational scientific information and clinical guidelines, differentiating product attributes and outcomes studies.
Congresses, Symposia and Meetings :
Supporting responsibilities, such as the following :