JOB DESCRIPTION :
Abbott in Italy is looking for a
Medical Director Italy Diabetes Care
based in Rome.
The position incumbent is reporting to the Regional Medical Director EMEA and will be leading Abbott Diabetes Care’s medical affairs activities for Italy.
Main Responsibilities :
Local responsibility for all medical affairs functions, providing medical oversight and decision making for all critical product issues.
Ensure medical research activities meet business goals
Partner with Italy ADC organisation to support local strategy. Pilot new projects involving the Italian medical community in alliance with global functions.
Lead and execute ADC’s activities in training and continuous medical education
Build trusted and strategic relationships with the local medical community in diabetes care : identify partnering opportunities
Analyze treatment patterns and monitor development of local treatment guidelines. Develop appropriate medical argumentation to support the use of our products by health care professionals in Italy
Participate and represent ADC interests in national medical / industry / governmental organizations and on specific occasions (e.
g. scientific hearings)
Be a subject matter expert in HTA (health technology assessment) and EBM (evidence-based medicine) recommendations on Blood Glucose Monitoring (BGM) and Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM)
Your Profile :
MD or PhD degree
Must be fluent in Italian, very good English language skills
Board certification and specialization in endocrinology / diabetes care
Additional post-graduate qualification e.g. master degree in public health, health economics or health policy preferred
Hands-on experience in the management of patient with diabetes
Relevant management experience in medical device / pharma / consulting / payers or other relevant organization in the Italian health care system
Knowledge of clinical research, medical risk management and / or medical device regulations is preferred
Advanced skills in evidence-based medicine, clinical study design or health economics or medical statistics
Team oriented with the confidence, maturity and integrity to work effectively as a member of one of the top companies in the medical device industry
High personal integrity and ethics require
Excellent communication / organization skills required
Results and Action Oriented - Driven to excel and capable of inspiring others to excellence as well. Able to envision a winning future for the organization and then help turn the vision into reality through hands-
on action. Accepts the accountability for results of the team and provides clear direction with input from others
Do you like the sound of this job and think you’ve got what it takes? Then send us your CV today. We look forward to receiving your application.
JOB FAMILY :
Medical & Scientific Affairs
DIVISION : ADC Diabetes Care
LOCATION : Italy >
Rome : Via Giorgio Ribotta 9
ADDITIONAL LOCATIONS : WORK SHIFT :
WORK SHIFT : Standard
TRAVEL : Yes, 50 % of the Time
MEDICAL SURVEILLANCE : Not Applicable
SIGNIFICANT WORK ACTIVITIES :