The  2019 MSL of The Year Awards is Here!

The MSL Society is proud to recognize excellence within the MSL profession during our 7th Annual Conference.  During the Awards Night Celebration, on September 4th at the Venetian Hotel in Las Vegas, we will be honoring the  finalists and the winner of each category. 

We will announce awards in 6 categories:

MSL of The Year (US)

MSL of The Year (outside the US)

MSL Rookie of The Year (US)

MSL Rookie of The Year (outside the US)

MSL Manager of The Year 

MSL Manager of The Year (outside the US)

Testimonials 

The MSL of The Year Awards recognize excellence within the MSL profession, and are part of the mission of the MSL Society to help those in our profession excel in their careers. The inaugural awards were a big success, and we have decided to make it an annual event.

Dr. Samuel Dyer

CEO , MSL Society

It was a humbling experience for the judges to read about what the finalists have accomplished and contributed to our industry and profession, along with how valuable they are to their associates and customers. There is no bigger honor than to be recognized by peers, and it’s awesome that the MSL Society, a not-for-profit organization, put on a special evening to celebrate individuals who were definitely worthy of these awards.

Dr. Arthur Chan

Executive Director, Head of MSL capabilities , Novartis

Being recognized in a peer evaluation program is a highlight in anyone’s career. Congratulations to all the inaugural winners from the MSL Society awards program. It was an honor to asked to be a judge for such prestigious awards.

Dr. Ralph Rewers

Medical Science Liaison Head , Abbvie

MEET THE JUDGES

Arthur Chan, PhD, MBA

Arthur Chan, PhD, MBA

Executive Director, Head of MSL capabilities - Novartis

Larry Dollar, PharmD, MS

Larry Dollar, PharmD, MS

Senior Director, Field Medical Head - Takeda

Ralph Rewers, PharmD

Ralph Rewers, PharmD

Medical Science Liaison Head - Abbvie

Douglas Yau, PhD, MBA

Douglas Yau, PhD, MBA

Director, Oncology Field Medical Affairs - Sanofi Genzyme

Cherie Hyder, PharmD

Cherie Hyder, PharmD

Head of Medical Affairs - Alimera Sciences

Davida White, MD

Davida White, MD

Head Medical Excellence - Indivior

Linda Traylor, PhD

Linda Traylor, PhD

VP, Clinical Development & Medical Affairs - Biodesix

Ellen Shannon, PhD

Ellen Shannon, PhD

US Head of Medical Affairs - Valneva

Categories, Eligibility, and Criteria

Each nominee is required to answer a number of questions during the application process. 

Nominate yourself or a colleague.

 

MSL of the Year

(US and outside the US awards)

Eligibility Rules

  1. Must be currently in the role at time of submission, throughout the application process, and on the evening the award is given

  2. Must have more than 2 years of MSL experience when application submitted

  3. Must be working in the appropriate region (US or Outside the US)

MSL Rookie of the Year

(US and outside US awards)

Eligibility Rules

  1. Must be currently in the role at time of submission, throughout the application process, and on the evening the award is given

  2. Must have less than 2 years of MSL experience when application submitted

  3. Must be working in the appropriate region (US or outside the US)

MSL Manager of the Year

(US and outside US awards)

Eligibility Rules

  1. Must be currently in the role at time of submission, throughout the application process, and on the evening the award is given
  2. Must have 2+ years of MSL Management experience when application submitted
  3. Must be working in the appropriate region (US or outside the US
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March 15th, 2019

Submissions Open

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June 15th, 2019

Submissions Close

July 1st, 2019

Judging Open

August 1st, 2019

Judging Finalized

August 9th, 2019

Finalist Announced

September 4th, 2019

Awards Ceremony

The Venetian Hotel, Las Vegas

September 3rd - 5th, 2019

7th Annual MSL Society Conference

The Venetian Hotel, Las Vegas

Open To The Entire Global MSL Community!

The awards program is completely free for all nominees and winners. It is open to all MSLs and MSL Managers globally. Nominees and winners do not need to be members of the MSL Society.