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IQVIA ADHD Medical Science Liaison Lead -Texas OR Southeast 2723123 in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

We are excited to announce that we are looking for an ADHD Medical Science Liaison Lead to initiate scientific dialogue within the ADHD area. The Medical Science Liaison Lead will be responsible for providing non-promotional scientific, educational, and research support. The MSL Lead will also be responsible for field-based activities such as developing and maintaining relationships with key ADHD experts and building a well-informed advocacy base for our client’s product portfolio. The appointee will act as a channel for providing accurate and updated clinical, scientific and medical information to ADHD experts, health care professionals and other members of the scientific, provider and payer community, in compliance with all relevant company policies.

The MSL Lead will have all of the functional responsibilities of the MSLs and will also provide coaching and mentoring for MSL skills development and overall performance. The MSL Lead will be responsible for a smaller geography due to added coaching responsibilities. Goals will be accomplished by the development and execution of a business plan in concert with the business objectives of the organization and appropriate internal clients.

MSL Lead

  • Serve as primary point of contact for the client and manager for the MSLs

  • Same “Primary Functions” as the MSL with reduced geographic responsibility to allow for managerial oversight

  • Handle performance management, personnel issues, discipline and termination of MSL

  • Monitor and manage expectations in line with project goals as set by Client and agreed upon by IQVIA

  • Act as the primary link between the Client and IQVIA for all operational and human resources/personnel needs relating to the MSL team

  • Make regular field visits: to develop and motivate MSLs for achievement of objectives; to assess and monitor field activity and work schedules; to monitor and manage field reporting by MSLs

  • Assist with the planning and delivery of training and periodic MSL team meetings

  • Assist in backfill recruiting, interview and selection of MSLs as needed

  • Provide monthly reports to the Client

  • Review and approve expense reports; monitor compliance with expense policies.

  • Monitor compliance with MSL Program, and proper use of Product Materials and Expense Budgets

  • Monitor compliance with PDMA guidelines

  • Monitor timekeeping and attendance

Additional MSL Responsibilities:

Maintain business and clinical knowledge of the ADHD landscape including current strategies, current and pending competitors, and new technology developments. Increase Company’s visibility among leaders in the ADHD field. Identifies, establishes and maintains collaborative relationships with key experts, investigators and institutions strategic to product development.

  • Participate in medical education for healthcare professionals through presentations at office visits, investigator meetings, advisory boards, medical meetings, and other appropriate venues to enhance product knowledge.

  • Provide effective clinical presentations to internal and external audiences and tailors presentations to meet specific needs of the audience.

  • Identify and communicate key clinical and research issues and insights from industry leaders to appropriate Company’s departments to help shape company research, development, and strategies for investigational products.

  • Facilitate the identification of medical community educational needs around ADHD

  • Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders in support of needs of Key Opinion leaders (KOLs).

  • Maintain scientific & clinical expertise through comprehensive education including attendance at relevant symposia, scientific workshops, and review of key journals.

  • Maintain appropriate communication with Medical, Regulatory, and Legal personnel within the company to ensure appropriate timelines and procedures are met.

  • Adhere to regulatory and compliance guidelines and company policies in all aspects of scientific dissemination of information to include responses to unsolicited requests for medical information.

  • Enhance clinical/scientific knowledge of customers and colleagues through education and appropriate scientific exchange.

  • Address administrative and reporting needs on a timely basis or as requested by management, including documenting of MSL activities as required.

  • Provide scientific & clinical presentations to Payer groups as requested.


  • Minimum five years of experience in the following areas: Pharmaceutical Industry, Healthcare i.e. Managed Care Organizations with progressive experience in disease management.

  • Master’s degree required; Doctorate degree preferred.

  • Previous Pharmaceutical MSL experience required.

  • ADHD experience required

  • Advanced computer skills knowledge and data base knowledge

  • Financial / Business acumen including oversight in expense reporting, activity reports and business planning.

  • Ability to meet travel demands (70% time in field, other travel may be required)

As the only global provider of commercial solutions, IQVIA understands what it takes to deliver nationally and internationally. Our people help biopharma get their medicines to the people who need them. We help customers gain insight and access to their markets and ultimately demonstrate their product's value to payers, physicians and patients. A significant part of our business is acting as the biopharma's sales force to physicians or, providing therapy area educational input to physicians and patients. With the right experience, you can help deliver medical breakthroughs in the real world.

At IQVIA, we believe in pushing the boundaries of human science and data science to make the biggest impact possible – to help our customers create a healthier world. The advanced analytics, technology solutions and contract research services we provide to the life sciences industry are made possible by our 67,000+ employees around the world who apply their insight, curiosity and intellectual courage every step of the way. Learn more at .

IQVIA is an EEO Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

IQVIA, Inc. provides reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities. Applicants who require reasonable accommodation to submit an application for employment or otherwise participate in the application process should contact IQVIA’s Talent Acquisition team at to arrange for such an accommodation.

IQVIA is a world leader in using data, technology, advanced analytics, and expertise to help customers drive healthcare – and human health – forward. Together with the companies we serve, we are enabling a more modern, more effective and more efficient healthcare system, and creating breakthrough solutions that transform business and patient outcomes.

To get there, it takes diverse skills and a curiosity to explore new possibilities. No matter your role, everyone at IQVIA, including our colleagues at Q² Solutions, contributes to our shared goal of improving human health. Thank you for your interest in growing your career with us.