MedComms free careers day

A fantastic opportunity for doctoral researchers and research staff to find out more about careers in medical communications. Meet with a number of medical communications professionals for a highly engaging session which presents medical writing and account management in MedComms as attractive career options.

This event will explain how areas of the UK such as Oxfordshire, London and Cheshire are home to numerous leading medical communications agencies that serve the global pharmaceutical industry... and they're crying out for good staff!

These agencies are looking for individuals with:

  • a genuine enthusiasm for science and its application to the world of medicine
  • the ability to work independently within a small-team environment.

MedComms can literally take you all over the world and provides attractive long-term career pathways.

To register for your free place, please simply email Peter Llewellyn on providing details of your current position.

Venue: Cordingley Lecture Theatre, Humanities Bridgeford Street Building, The University of Manchester [DIRECTIONS - see Building 35]


13.00 Registration and coffee

13.30 Welcome and Introduction by Peter Llewellyn, NetworkPharma

Speakers and agencies include:

McCann Complete Medical The agency perspective; what we do, how we do it, what we look for in a new staff, and the training and career opportunities ahead.

Rick FlemmingAspire Scientific Been there, done it, got the tee-shirt. Life in MedComms.

Phil Hall Carrot Pharma Recruitment
Tricks and tips for gaining that elusive first job.

15.30-17.30 Afternoon tea and informal discussion with a broad mix of junior and senior staff from leading medical communications agencies and professional organisations.