17 days old

Medical Science Liaison

Pasadena, CA 91101

Company Info

Teva is a global pharmaceutical leader and the world's largest generic medicines producer, committed to improving health and increasing access to quality health solutions worldwide. Our employees are at the core of our success, with colleagues in over 80 countries delivering the world's largest medicine cabinet to 200 million people every day. We offer a uniquely diverse portfolio of products and solutions for patients and we've built a promising pipeline centered around our core therapeutic areas. We are continually developing patient-centric solutions and significantly growing both our generic and specialty medicines business through investment in research and development, marketing, business development and innovation. This is how we improve health and enable people to live better, healthier lives. Join us on our journey of growth!

Job Description

The Medical Science Liaison (MSL) will be responsible for scientific exchange with External Experts (EEs), education of health care providers on Teva products and disease states of interest, and clinical research support.  The MSL functions as a regional medical and scientific resource who works to pair the changing needs of healthcare professionals with available Teva resources. The MSL works under the departmental guidance of the Sr. Director of US Field Medical Affairs within US Medical Affairs.


  • Develop, maintain, and manage interactions with External Experts (EEs) and other healthcare professionals in therapeutic areas of interest to Teva.
  • Develop and demonstrate a thorough working knowledge of Teva, its products, current medical and scientific research and publications in therapeutic areas of interest to Teva
  • Provide relevant medical and scientific support for healthcare providers, third-party payers, and other managed care audiences
  • Provide medical and scientific support for medical education initiatives (e.g., speaker training)
  • Deliver high quality medical education  presentations in a variety of settings (e.g., formulary committees, medical meetings, and allied healthcare professionals) and obtain feedback that can be disseminated throughout the organization
  • Professionally represent Teva at select medical meetings and programs
  • Use appropriate, ethical judgment in the distribution of all information, whether written or verbal
  • Assist clinical development in identifying potential investigators and sites for company sponsored clinical trials; support clinical trials, investigator management as required in collaboration with clinical operations/clinical research
  • Provide support for government researchers and healthcare providers interested in doing research with Teva products
  • Develop strategic  EE plans to provide needs-based, value-added services
  • Provide and disseminate relevant medical and scientific information (within corporate guidelines) for healthcare provider education
  • Provide field-based medical and scientific information for responding to a request for medication information regarding Teva products and related therapeutic areas
  • Serve as a local medical and scientific resource for internal stakeholders.
  • Provide medical and scientific training support to the Sales Force, in collaboration with Sales Training
  • Participate in internal therapeutic advisory groups and project teams
  • Provide local medical support for certain marketing-led initiatives, such as consultant and advisory meetings
  • Gather and disseminate competitive intelligence from multiple sources
  • Complete accurate and timely administrative reports, projects, and other required documentation
  • Serve as liaison between clinical investigators and internal stakeholders in support of investigator-initiated studies.
  • Be responsible for first line review of  investigator-initiated studies and, in collaboration with Medical Directors, facilitate the submission, review and approval process for investigator-initiated studies
  • Act as liaison between clinical investigators and internal Medical Directors or other internal Teva representatives for all aspects of investigator-initiated studies, from proposal to publication.
  • Provide support for corporate sponsored studies


Education and Experience 

  • Advanced scientific degree (M.D., D.O., Ph.D., Pharm.D.) or equivalent required (relevant residency and/or fellowship experience preferred)
  • Clinical experience within relevant therapeutic areas (CNS, Headache/Migraine) preferred
  • An established track record of effective and influential oral presentations within the healthcare profession
  • Has published significant relevant therapeutic research or has substantial patient care experience (minimum 3 years)
  • Preferred 1-3 years prior experience working in the pharmaceutical industry or related experience with medical or scientific focus
  • Requires approximately 50% overnight travel with several night and/or weekend activities


Medical Affairs

Sub Function

Medical Communications/Liaison

Reports To

In process of validation

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Posted: 2021-04-23 Expires: 2021-05-26

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