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MSL - Rare Disease (Great Lakes/Mid-West) Job in Cleveland, Ohio US

MSL - Rare Disease (Great Lakes/Mid-West)

UCB Inc. (FKA UCB Pharma, Inc.) - Cleveland, OH

Posted: 5/5/2021 - Expires: 8/3/2021

Job ID: 226969797


Job Description


Make your mark for patients.

We're here because we want to build the future and transform patients' lives for the better.

At UCB, our people are our experiences and achievements, our passion and drive. That's why we're looking for talented individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences - not just the best and brightest, but those who care about making a meaningful difference in the lives of patients. We promote an environment of diversity, openness, and respect where people can make valuable contributions.

An exciting journey lies ahead. Will you join us in pushing the boundaries of what's possible?

To strengthen our Neurology Missions team in the Great Lakes/ Mid-West region, we are looking for a talented individual to fill the position of:Medical Science Liaison - (Neuromuscular & Autoimmune Disease)

The Medical Science Liaison (MSL) provides peer-level scientific exchange with clinicians and researchers working in neuromuscular and autoimmune diseases at UCB. This individual develops relationships of trust and mutual support built on common interests in fostering deep, science driven understanding of auto-immune diseases such as myasthenia gravis, advancing potential new therapies, and mapping new strategies for patient value creation.This position covers the Great Lakes/ Mid-West region of the United States which include Minnesota, Wisconsin, Michigan, Ohio and Pennsylvania.

You like to work in anenvironmentwhere you can:

Play a crucial role in the development of the rare disease MSL organization.
Manage and execute stakeholder engagement within a local region based on training, expertise, and individualized approaches to identifying local needs and opportunities.
Engage regularly with: clinical trial sites, investigators, key opinion leaders, and patient advocacy organizations with the common goal of seeking to improve the lives of patients with rare diseases.
Provide training and expertise to internal colleagues as a subject matter expert within selected disorders with a focus on FcRn and complement physiology and pathophysiology.

You willcontributeby:

Fostering appropriate discussion of UCB research objectives and findings through thought leader engagement and educational activities.
Representing UCB at local, regional, and national professional and academic conferences where issues related to the diagnosis and treatment of myasthenia gravis and related autoimmune disorders are addressed.
Mapping existing care pathways in myasthenia gravis within his/her area to identify unique or evolving unmet patient needs.
Identifying and cultivating potential clinical trial partners and working with existing trial sites to ensure recruitment, participation and reporting objectives are met and are compliant with UCB standards of practice.
Developing relationships with leading academic researchers and KOLs thought leaders to achieve alignment on key research and clinical objectives.

Interested?For this position, you'll need the followingeducation, experienceandskills:
Minimum Qualifications:

PharmD, PHD and MD
3 + years of Medical Science Liaison experience for an orphan disease drug or biotherapeutic
Valid Driver's License

Preferred Qualifications:

Working experience in neuromuscular and/or autoimmune diseases preferred
Excellent communication and presentation skills
Ability to clearly articulate complex scientific concepts in 1:1 and group settings
Strong desire and ability to be proactive, identify areas of opportunity, and consistently execute

About us.

At UCB, we come together every day to work, laser-focused, on a simple question: How will this create value for people living with severe diseases? By putting patients at the heart of everything we do, our approach - from discovery to development to delivery - is continuously transformed and designed around patient needs and their journey.

With a team of approximately 7,600 employees and worldwide operations in more than 40 countries, we are a global biopharmaceutical company investing more than a quarter of our revenue in cutting-edge scientific research. We are focused on addressing chronic, neurological, immunological, and bone diseases. We are looking for people with passion and empathy who develop a real understanding of patient's needs and can deliver thoughtful solutions to decisionmakers across the heath care ecosystem.

Curious to know more? Please visit our website .

UCB and its subsidiaries encourage diversity and inclusion in the workplace; we are an Equal Opportunity Employer.We do not discriminate on the basis of race/color/religion/sex/national origin/veteran/disability/age/sexual orientation/gender identity.

UCB and its subsidiaries encourage diversity in the workplace; we are an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

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Full Time Employee
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Federal Contractor
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Education Level:
Doctoral degree
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