Projektausschreibung als Medical Writer (m/f/n) – freelance – on hold

  • Position zu besetzen ab 1. Juli 2019
  • Permanent-ID 2019-714
  • Branche Pharma
  • Beschäftigungsform Freelance/ Contracting
  • Standort Deutschland / 6x
  • Kategorien Beschäftigungsform, Branche, Freelance/Contracting, Pharma

Merck is looking for a medical writer which will be able to prepare Medical training about our product Gavindo – a combination of Gabapentin and vitamins B1 and B12. Product is indicated in the following pathological conditions:

Gabapentin, thiamine and cyanocobalamin combination is indicated for the treatment and prevention of postherpetic neuralgia.

Gabapentin, thiamine and cyanocobalamin combination is indicated for the treatment of neuropathic pain within conditions resulting in neuropathic pain including:

  • Painful diabetic neuropathy (acute or chronic)
  • Neuropathic pain associated with cancer
  • Trigeminal neuralgia
  • Neuropathic pain associated with traumatic nerve injury
  • Neuropathic pain in patients with multiple sclerosis
  • Neuropathic pain associated with human immunodeficiency virus infection (HIV)
  • Complex regional pain syndrome
  • Phantom limb syndrome
Detail of the training structure will follow but in general it would have to cover basics of the Neuropathic pain (What it is? Main mechanisms!) than to cover what is Gabapentin and its use, same for B1, B12, combination 
treatment and all the pathological conditions of our interest with treatment recommendations according to the current guidelines.
- The medical writer would need to do literature research and make training structure proposal (according to the brief we will organize)
- He/She should be able to create tables, summaries, small illustrations, graphs.
- He/She should be able to extract relevant data out of the clinical trials/meta-analyses and other literature and to present it in very clear and easy to understand way.

It is of great importance to be able to stick to the timelines and cost offer we agree.