Synapse Medical Communications LLC is a privately held company based in New York City. We are a best-in-class organization dedicated to the design and execution of creative and compelling medical communications initiatives. Guided by unique strategic insight, medical acumen, innovation, and client service, Synapse specializes in a broad range of health care marketing and communication services.
We are currently seeking a Senior Director, Medical & Scientific Affairs (Oncology) to join our team.
The Senior Director’s primary purpose is to engineer a full range of comprehensive, integrated, strategic promotional medical education programs. He/she will be expected to consistently develop highly credible scientific content for the relevant therapeutic category for a wide range of promotional medical education programs. This individual will work closely with all levels of staff in Medical & Scientific Affairs to ensure the scientific quality and message integrity of all content. The Senior Director will participate in discussions with clients, KOLs and internal team members regarding scientific content development and demonstrate a high level of comfort articulating tactical recommendations.
To be considered for the role, one must hold an advanced degree in the life sciences (PhD, MD or PharmD) and have at least five years of medical education experience. Candidate must demonstrate a firm understanding of Oncology. He/she must also have significant project management experience and be able to demonstrate an understanding of the medical education program life cycle from conception through implementation. Successful candidates for the role of Senior Director, Medical & Scientific Affairs (Oncology) will have experience in promotional medical education (advisory boards, KOL advocacy development and influence mapping, speaker training, publication planning, field force medical education) and/or other related healthcare communications experience.