Hologic Clinical Affairs Liaison - Breast Surgery in Marlborough, Massachusetts

Clinical Affairs Liaison - Breast Surgery

Post Date Jan 14, 2019

Hologic, Inc. is a leading developer, manufacturer and supplier of premium molecular diagnostic products and services that are used to diagnose human diseases, screen donated human blood and to aid in biomedical research. Hologic is also a leader in the development, manufacturing and sales of medical imaging systems and biopsy devices as well as surgical and treatment products, with an emphasis on serving the healthcare needs of women. Our business is dedicated to impacting the lives of people across the globe through the early detection of disease, improved diagnosis and less invasive treatments.

We are rapidly growing and yet we have never been more focused – on our people, on our growth, on our future.


The Breast and Skeletal Health Solutions Clinical Affairs Liaison (CAL) is responsible for the exchange of medical and scientific data with physicians and other clinical professionals regarding Hologic products for the Breast Surgery Franchise .

In addition, the CAL is responsible for supporting the strategic direction and execution of professional medical education. He or she will communicate regularly with business leadership, create a strategy, develop the necessary programs and execute medical education within the respective regions. This includes comprehensive education related to either breast imaging, skeletal imaging, breast biopsy/interventional or surgical products or specific product training courses for Radiologic Technologists, Radiologists and Surgeons.

The CAL will work closely with Breast Surgery marketing and other key business stakeholders to develop a variety of medical education activities to include: Key Opinion Leader Speakers Bureau, support Scientific Advisory Board meetings, educational programs and Clinical Research Strategies. This position reports to: Sr. Director, Global Medical Education.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Medical Education:

  1. Developstandards to identify, engage and evaluatemutually beneficialrelationships with external stakeholders (physicians, scientific experts,educators and investigators) foreducational and clinical research partnerships ensuringalignment with strategic objectives

  2. Understandand effectively communicate current scientific knowledge related to Hologic’sproducts with external customers

  3. Createengaging and varied learning programs that meet the needs of our healthcareprofessionals- ie: Virtual, Webex etc.

  4. SupportsKOL recruitment/participation in various corporate projects as requested

  5. Executehands-on lab programs using key opinion leaders to drive adoption of products

  6. Consultwith faculty and internal team on educational program objectives, design, implementationand evaluation

  7. Supportsregional Clinical Research programs including contracting and milestoneadministration

  8. OverseesScientific Advisory Boards and/or focus groups as needed

  9. Driveseducational led meetings and programs (ie: workshops, symposia) at identifiedSociety meetings

  10. Manages alllogistics to include KOL contracting, post program feedback and budgets

  11. Buildpartnerships with key academic institutions and societies

  12. Attend appropriate scientific meetings, conductroutine literature searches and communicate key learnings to the CA team forfurther dissemination of meeting/publication results

  13. Maintains monthlyschedule of Medical Education programs and ensures survey/feedback is collectedand summarized quarterly

  14. Liaise with Sales forphysician and allied health training programs (webinars, seminars, CME/CEUactivities and workshops)

  15. Develops and managesa budget

  16. Responsible for allcompliance with regards to Healthcare Professionals and country specific laws

  17. Takes on other rolesand responsibilities that may be required in support of Hologic’s or thedepartment


  • Work collaboratively across multiple levels of theorganization and lead influentially, must have exceptional judgment, integrity,and ethics.

  • Flexible and able to work on multiple projects withaggressive timelines. Must be hard-working, energetic and passionate aboutmaking a difference with the highest integrity; committed to ethics andscientific standards.

  • Understand and effectively communicate scientific andmedical information to both internal and external customers. Excellent writtenand oral communication skills are imperative.

  • Anticipate and adapt to change while maintaining themomentum of an overall strategic plan.

  • Work independently, yet engage in collaborative decisionmaking, to complete tasks in a timely fashion, and function in a rapid-pacedenvironment.

  • Establish strong relationships with peer groups,professional organizations, and other outside parties to further departmentaland corporate objectives & goals

Education & Experience:

  • Must have OperatingRoom experience, preferably in Women’s Health

  • Former OR Sales experience preferred

  • BA/BS + 8 years exp; medical or scientific experiencewithin a medical device or biotechnology company

  • Experience organizing medical education programs to includecadaver/non-cadaver labs preferred

Location: Marlborough, MA or Danbury, CT Office

Additional Details:

Travel Requirements:

  • Up to 30% travelrequired- United States

Agency and Third Party RecruiterNotice:

Agencies that submit a resume to Hologic must have a current executed Hologic Agency Agreement executed by a member of the Human Resource Department. In addition Agencies may only submit candidates to positions for which they have been invited to do so by a Hologic Recruiter. All resumes must be sent to the Hologic Recruiter under these terms or they will not be considered.

Hologic,Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer & VEVRAA FederalContractor