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Posted: Tuesday, March 6, 2018 5:56 PM

We have an immediate need for an Associate Medical Director to be based at our North America HQ in Atlanta, GA.
Job Summary
Serves as a clinical and scientific expert in Epilepsy and Movement Disorders
Provides medical governance and strategic leadership over medical affairs activities in both epilepsy and movement disorders aligned to evolving neurology therapeutic area priorities:
1. Championing medical strategy and solutions (80) :: Actively drives innovative US regional leadership, both at project and organization level, to establish and communicate a clear strategic US medical vision to build value for patients in alignment with global mission strategy (80)
2. Acts as "Clinical and Scientific Expert Partner" to external stakeholders (20) :: Directly engages in and leads external stakeholder engagement related to national ecosystem priorities (20)
Major Accountabilities
The Medical Director/Associate Medical Director will be responsible for the following:
1. Strategy and Solutions (80)
a. Co:lead development of US region medical strategy, stakeholder engagement strategy, and delivery of solutions
b. Serve as medical expert in development of new solutions
c. Ensure appropriate communication of US strategy across internal functional groups (i.e. vertically and horizontally)
d. Provide deep scientific content expertise (e.g. disease state and product) and contribute unique medical insights across key internal functional teams
e. Assess clinical data gaps and co:create solutions to address (e.g. clinical trials, publications, RWE/HEOR)
f. Ensure consistent medical communications and delivery of the core Scientific Platform across solutions
g. Lead medical engagement for key commercial initiatives
h. Promote scientific innovation, in collaboration with New Medicines and Mission teams
i. Derive data generation plans for a specific CNS product or products having indications in a specified therapeutic area (
j. Assess the need for and ensure execution of key exploratory data analysis projects
k. Medical review IIS proposals in the specified therapeutic areas
l. Knowledge management : maintaining expertise in specified therapeutic areas by collecting competitive intelligence and disease state expertise from both literature and KOLs
m. Assess the need for planning and running medical advisory boards in the specified therapeutic areas
n. Data dissemination : in collaboration with the CNS publication manager, management of the publication plan developed each year
o. Ensuring appropriate focus, timely preparation, review and submission of publications at scientific congresses
p. Quality assurance and review of medical materials including brand promotional materials and internal medical education resources
q. Education and training : development of training materials and programs to ensure brand teams, sales training department and the medical teams have appropriate levels of expertise in relevant disease states and with relevant products
r. Accountability as a scientific/medical expert in the specified therapeutic areas within CNS
s. Review topics for CME events related to relevant therapeutic areas and provide professional input for symposia development and key congresses in accordance with Company educational programs and scientific communications and publications policies
t. Develop partnerships with key opinion leaders to help determine existing data gaps and appropriate data mining programs for CNS products with indications in therapeutic areas; developing this feedback into a exploratory data analysis plan
2. External Stakeholder Engagement (20)
a. Acts as a "Clinical and Scientific Expert Partner" to key external stakeholders, driving execution of national ecosystem priorities aligned to US region strategy and reinforcing UCB's leadership in neurology patient value creation
b. Drive engagement with key external stakeholders (e.g. KOLs, cli


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