Medical Advisor Oncology - MSD
An opportunity for a NHS doctor with excellent clinical oncology experience to join the industry with MSD and provide medical leadership as the business moves into oncology with an exciting portfolio. First class training and support for HMT and career opportunities for the future.
MSD believe the most important thing they make is a difference. The company operates in more than 140 countries and through their prescription medicines, vaccines, biologic therapies, and consumer care and animal health products they work with customers to bring innovative healthcare solutions to those who need them the most. They also demonstrate their commitment to increasing access to healthcare through far-reaching policies, programmes and partnerships. For more information visit www.msd-uk.com. MSD is a trade name of Merck & Co., Inc., with headquarters in Whitehouse Station, N.J., U.S.A.
It is MSD’s intention to build a significant presence within the oncology area. The company has a promising pipeline in the area across a number of disease areas. Key assets within this pipeline are vintafolide and a PD-1 (MK-3475). MSD recently announced that MK-3475 had received Breakthrough Therapy designation from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for advanced melanoma.
MSD in the UK are now building their Medical Affairs team and wish to appoint a physician with an excellent oncology background to provide medical leadership for these developments. A key attraction of this role will be to join at the start of the development of a business.
For further details click the link below, or for a confidential discussion please telephone the retained consultant Farzaana Khan at AXESS Limited on020 8560 2300