January 22, 2020

What exactly does a medical monitor do?

Pharma can be very confusing when you’re exploring nonclinical jobs. What exactly does a medical monitor do? How about a drug safety officer? Or an MSL? We never learned about these jobs on Sesame Street. And when people describe what they do, it can leave you scratching your head. You’re hesitant to ask them questions… Read More

Considering Pharma? Check out the DIA 2017!

Last year was a big year for pharma at the Doctor’s Crossing. Four of my clients landed great jobs in pharma and I attended the inspiring world-renowned pharmaceutical conference – The DIA Global (DIA – Drug Information Association). One of my four clients had no prior pharma experience and she is now working happily as… Read More

Dr. Laura McKain Shares Advice for Entering Pharma

Physicians play a multitude of roles in pharmaceutical development. Not all come from academia; many started out in clinical practice. I was in a private Ob/Gyn practice for a dozen years before I decided I wanted a change. I studied my options and decided to pursue a career in the pharmaceutical industry. The short story… Read More