AVP, Therapeutic Area Strategy – Specialty & Infectious Disease-MED002673
Merck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. Today, we are building a new kind of healthcare company – one that is ready to help create a healthier future for all of us.
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The AVP US Medical Therapeutic Area (TA) Strategy leads their teams in the development of the US Medical Affairs Plans for multiple franchises. They partner with the AVP US Field Medical Teams and the Executive Directors (ED) US Field Medical as well as with GMSO, GMI, MRL TA Heads in CORE, Clinical Development and Scientific Affairs to define US franchise strategies and US development plans for their assets. They significantly contribute to Merck’s End-to-End Life Cycle Management decisions pertaining the US market. They collaborate with GMSO and responsible research groups in MRL on developing the US strategy for integrated data generation plans spanning MRL programs, outcomes research, post-registration company-sponsored studies and areas of interest for the investigator-initiated study program. They lead expert input seeking programs for their franchise(s) in the US (advisory boards and expert input forums) so that Merck remains on the leading edge of therapeutic and patient care advances. They lead medical affairs activities to resolve safety, regulatory, reputational, ethical, and other asset management issues. AVP The AVP US Medical TA Strategy manages teams of Medical Affairs Strategy Leads (MASLs) and also, dot-line the ED US Field Medical for the respective TAs. The AVP US Medical TA strategy is the principal strategic Medical Affairs partner for the US GHH Brand Leaders and US GHH senior leadership.
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Job: Medical Affairs Operations
Job Title: AVP, Medical Affairs
Primary Location: NA-US-PA-Upper Gwynedd
Employee Status: Regular
Number of Openings: 1
Company Trade Name: Merck