Careers in Medical Affairs, MSL


Date - 25/10/2018
5:50 pm - 7:50 pm


Galbraith Building, Room 248, 35 St George St,, Toronto, Ontario

Careers in Medical Affairs, Medical Science Liaison

Date: Thursday, October 25th, 2018
Time: 5:50 – 8:00 pm
Location: Galbraith Building (35 St George St, Toronto, ON M5S 1A4), Room 248.

This seminar is designed to introduce you to careers in Medical Affairs in industry.

Guests for this seminar:

Taline Movsessian, PhD. – Medical Science Liaison Manager – AbbVie

Abhiram Dixit, PhD. – Medical Science Liaison – Roche

***Note: Ticket for U of T students and trainees are free and available to logged in users.***



 Taline Movsessian, PhD. Related image

Taline currently holds the position of Medical Science Liaison (MSL) Manager at AbbVie Corporation where she’s responsible for establishing strategy and direction, coaching, developing, and recruiting MSLs in the therapeutic area of Dermatology. She is accountable for the attainment of scientific and clinical objectives in collaboration with cross-functional teams to identify opportunities where MSL function enhances medical and business goals within the organization.

Taline has held previous roles as Senior MSL, Medical Sciences Manager, Product Specialist, Project Manager, and Clinical Data Manager at various companies. She has extensive experience and expertise in Medical Affairs, scientific research, project management, and sales. Taline has been published in several renowned peer-reviewed journals including Molecular and Cellular Biology, The Journal of Rheumatology, and Arthritis and Rheumatology.

Taline is a PhD candidate in Public Health and Epidemiology; holds a MSc. degree in Immunology and an Honors Bachelor of Science in Cell and Molecular Biology both from the University of Toronto. She also holds an Executive MBA from the Richard Ivey School of Business at Western University.

  Abhiram Dixit, MD Related image

Abhiram has been working for Hoffmann-La Roche as Medical Advisor &  Medical Science Liaison (MSL) for the last 5 years,  where he was responsible for  various therapeutic areas including Oncology, Haematology & Biomarkers. Abhiram held multiple roles as Biomarker Manger, Project Manager, Medical Sciences Liaison / MA at La Roche Pharmaceuticals and Diagnostics.  He has extensive experience and expertise in Medical Affairs & Personalized Medicine. 

Abhiram has a medical doctor degree from India and worked and trained around the globe.




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