Associate Director, Medical Information

Acceleron Pharma

Cambridge, MA, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Life Sciences R&D/Engineering
  • Post Date: 01/07/2021
  • Website: acceleronpharma.com
  • Company Address: 128 Sidney Street, Cambridge, MA, 02139

About Acceleron Pharma

Acceleron is a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the discovery, development, and commercialization of therapeutics to treat serious and rare diseases. The Company's leadership in the understanding of TGF-beta superfamily biology and protein engineering generates innovative compounds that engage the body's ability to regulate cellular growth and repair.

Job Description

What’s in it for you?

Reporting to the Head of Medial Communication & Training, the Associate Director, Medical Information will be responsible for building and managing the Medical Information capability and providing oversight for the provision of scientific and medical information to address unsolicited inquiries from healthcare professionals and other stakeholders.

What will you be doing?

  • Develop Medical Information strategy and plan, in alignment with global medical strategy
  • Develop medical materials related to the Medical Information function, including standard response letters (SRLs), customized responses, and medical frequently asked questions (FAQs)
  • Build and maintain a robust understanding of Acceleron’s product and pipeline as well as therapeutic areas
  • Provide oversight for all activities related to the provision of accurate, scientifically balanced and timely responses to unsolicited inquiries from healthcare professionals and other stakeholders
  • Coordinating with global, local /regional Medical Affairs team to ensure medical information responses address priority stakeholder needs
  • Track and report on a regular basis key measures of interest to ensure stakeholder needs are met
  • Partner with pharmacovigilance and local /regional medical team to coordinate timely report and triage of adverse events and product complaints
  • Lead and staff Medical Information booth at medical meetings
  • Develop and maintain currency of all relevant policy and procedural documents and ensure all employees are appropriately trained
  • Manage the Medical Information vendor to ensure quality and compliance with all applicable policies and regulations

What are we looking for?

The successful candidate will possess the following capabilities and characteristics:

  • PharmD, PhD, or other advanced training in life sciences
  • Clinical and /or biopharmaceutical experience in the pulmonary hypertension area highly desired
  • 3+ years of experience in the biopharmaceutical industry; previous experience in Medical Information preferred but not required
  • Pragmatic, solution-oriented mentality, and ability to collaborate
  • Strong written and verbal communication
  • Capable of managing shifting priorities in a rapidly changing environment
  • Working knowledge of US-specific legal, regulatory, and compliance regulations and guidelines
  • Ability to travel for up to 10%

How will you grow with us?

This role provides an exciting opportunity to be a key player in furthering the company’s goal of becoming a leader in the pulmonary space. As a rapidly growing company with multiple assets in development and key regulatory milestones on the horizon, you have an opportunity to leverage your expertise and help shape the growing Medical Affairs team. With one approved product, and an exciting pipeline, Acceleron is in a phase of dynamic growth with opportunities to make a positive impact on patients’ lives.

 

*In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.

*Recruiters - please do not send unsolicited resumes to this posting.

 

FOR IMMEDIATE CONSIDERATION PLEASE SUBMIT YOUR RESUME TO:

www.acceleronpharma.com

 

Acceleron is a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the discovery, development, and commercialization of therapeutics to treat serious and rare diseases. Acceleron’s leadership in the understanding of TGF-beta superfamily biology and protein engineering generates innovative compounds that engage the body's ability to regulate cellular growth and repair. Acceleron focuses its commercialization, research, and development efforts in hematologic and pulmonary diseases. In hematology, REBLOZYL® (luspatercept-aamt) is the first and only erythroid maturation agent approved in the United States, Europe, and Canada for the treatment of anemia in certain blood disorders. REBLOZYL is part of a global collaboration partnership with Bristol Myers Squibb. The Companies co-promote REBLOZYL in the United States and are also developing luspatercept for the treatment of anemia in patient populations of MDS, beta-thalassemia, and myelofibrosis. In pulmonary, Acceleron is developing sotatercept for the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH), having recently presented positive topline results of the PULSAR Phase 2 trial. The Company is currently planning multiple Phase 3 trials with the potential to support its long-term vision of establishing sotatercept as a backbone therapy for patients with PAH at all stages of the disease. For more information, please visit www.acceleronpharma.com. Follow Acceleron on Social Media: @AcceleronPharma and LinkedIn.

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