Here’s why you should join (and follow!) the IFAPP Academy on LinkedIn!
…because as the old saying goes ‘It’s not what you know, it’s who you know”. However, in the world of medical affairs, it’s more about having the benefit of BOTH! ‘Being in the know’ and knowing the right people. According to McKinsey &Co., to understand and demonstrate value, medical affairs professionals need to engage and partner with a broad range of healthcare stakeholders to more fully understand the diverse needs of patients.
 Evers, M., Fleming, E., Ghatak, A., Hartmann, J., Nathoo, A., Piervincenzi, R., . . . Westra, A. (n.d.). Pharma Medical Affairs 2020 and beyond. Retrieved May 29, 2018, from https://www.mckinsey.com/~/media/mckinsey/dotcom/client_service/pharma and medical products/pmp new/pdfs/pharma_medical_affairs_2020.ashx
IFAPP Academy provides an online, continuing professional development course, Medical Affairs in Medicines Development, resulting in the Professional Certification, Certified Medicines Development (CMD).