A career in cancer research: What industry has to offer


Programme session type(s): Workshop

Chair: Sue Bailey, Bristol-Myers Squibb, UK

08:15-09:00

Room: Lomond Auditorium

This breakfast career workshop will be hosted by the NCRI Industry Consultation Group and will include representatives from AstraZeneca, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Eisai, Gilead, Pfizer, Roche and Servier.
The workshop will bring together researchers and industry for round table discussions on topics that will include*

•How can I increase my attractiveness to employers for a career in medical affairs?
•In the field medical affairs roles – what should I expect?
•In the head office medical affairs roles – what should I expect?
•Job roles in industry
•Maze mastery: Navigating your journey through pharma
•Roles in industry with an interest in clinical operations. What are the sought after skills?
•Working in medical affairs and the MSL role: A bridge between pharma and the medical community
•Your future in pharma: How to bridge the gap

Attendees will have a chance to join 2 tables (20 minutes each) and discuss their preferred topics with table hosts and other participants.
Please note, places for this workshop are limited and will be allocated on a first come first served basis.

Breakfast at this workshop has been kindly sponsored by Gilead

*Titles subject to change