How is Medical Affairs Proving its Value?

Life sciences is doubling down on its investment in medical affairs, with mid-sized companies spending an average of $10 million on their global MSL teams – and as much as $48 million for top biopharma.1 However, despite this increasing stature, the industry lacks an effective means to measure the impact of medical’s core competency –

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Study Reveals Gender Pay Gaps Differences among Medical Science Liaisons and MSL Management

Gender pay gaps have been studied among Medical Science Liaisons (MSLs) and MSL Management for the first time. Although gender pay gaps have not been the particular subject of study within the MSL profession, they have been investigated in numerous other professions within healthcare and the pharmaceutical industry as a whole, including medical practitioners, biotech,

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Average salary for Medical Science Liaisons and MSL Management in the U.S.

The Medical Science Liaison Society recently completed its 2nd annual global Medical Science Liaison salary and compensation survey. The 2015 survey revealed a range of salary-related data in the U. S. The principal drive behind the survey was to gain a better awareness of the current MSL and MSL Management salary and compensation levels for individuals

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The ONLY Peer-Reviewed Journal for Medical Science Liaisons Is Now Available

The Medical Science Liaison Society has officially launched the industry’s first, peer-reviewed journal specifically targeting the professional Medical Science Liaison (MSL). THE MSL: Journal of the Medical Science Liaison Society is the industry’s premier peer-reviewed publication for the MSL profession. The journal was created to provide insights and knowledge exchange among the Medical Science Liaison community. The

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Results of Global Medical Science Liaison KPI & Metrics Survey

The Medical Science Liaison Society recently conducted a global survey to gain insights into what KPI’s and metrics are used to measure Medical Science Liaisons across pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical devices and other healthcare companies. What made this survey unique was that in addition to discovering what KPI’s are being used, we also identified how MSLs want to

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Continuing Nursing Education (CNE) Hours to be awarded at MSL Society Boston Conference

The Medical Science Liaison Society is pleased to announce the accreditation of the 2015 Conference being held in Boston for the ability to award Continuing Nursing Education (CNE) hours for the majority of the conference program. This is an exciting development for Medical Science Liaisons that are also nursing professionals. This is the first year that

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