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Best Practices' Medical Affairs Consortium Survey Has Achieved Strong Participation

Companies mentioned in this article: Best Practices, LLC

CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As the Medical Affairs' role has become more important in the healthcare sector, many leaders in this area are exploring methods to develop strong capabilities to overcome challenges.

The Medical Affairs Consortium at Best Practices, LLC is designed to give Medical Affairs leaders a forum for sharing insights about the key challenges they face. The consortium will provide a mechanism for creating and sharing solutions through three virtual roundtable discussions where leaders discuss key findings from the Medical Affairs Consortium survey.

Best Practices, LLC launched the Medical Affairs Consortium survey on August 13(th). So far the survey has had strong uptake, with 18 participants from various size companies and regions. 22% of the participants are at Vice President-level, 56% of them are at Director-level and the rest are at a manager level.

Please click on the link to take the survey: http://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/1714147/2014-2015-Medical-Affairs-Consortium-Developing-Top-Tier-Medical-Affairs-Capabilities

This year's research topics may include, but are not limited to:

    --  Managing Globalization in Medical Affairs
    --  Medical Affairs' Role in a Health Outcomes Oriented Environment
    --  Role in Product Launch
    --  Medical Affairs' Impact Measures

Benefits of Participation: All survey participants will receive the important findings with charted results and analysis.

Deadline: Friday, September 5(th)

Research from Best Practices' 2014-2015 Medical Affairs Consortium will provide leaders with an evidence-based understanding of current and evolving approaches to the most important Medical Affairs challenges. Current consortium members include, but are not limited to: Astellas, Baxter, Eli Lilly, Genentech, ProStrakan, Sanofi, Teva and Upsher-Smith.

For more information regarding the Medical Affairs Consortium studies, please review our Weekly Medical Affairs Consortium Research Release.

To learn more about Medical Affairs Consortium, click on the following link: http://www.best-in-class.com/medical-affairs-consortium.

For more information on other recent primary research studies, contact us at 919.403.0251. For related research, visit our Best Practices, LLC website at http://www.best-in-class.com/.

ABOUT BEST PRACTICES, LLC

Best Practices, LLC is a leading benchmarking, consulting and advisory services firm serving biopharmaceutical and medical device companies worldwide. Best Practices, LLC's clients include all the top 10 and 48 of the top 50 global healthcare companies. The firm conducts primary research and consulting using its comprehensive proprietary benchmarking tools and analysis. The operational insights, findings and analysis form the basis for our Benchmarking Reports, databases and advisory services to support executives in commercial and R&D operations. Best Practices, LLC believes in the profound principle that organizations can chart a course to superior economic performance by studying the best business practices, operating tactics and winning strategies of world-class companies.

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