Associate Medical Director, Emergency Medicine, Remote, Part-Time

Date: Feb 1, 2021

Location: Morrisville, NC, US

Company: Teleflex

Expected Travel: Up to 50%

Requisition ID: 3342


About Teleflex Incorporated

Teleflex is a global provider of clinically effective medical technologies designed to improve the health and quality of people’s lives. We apply purpose driven innovation – a relentless pursuit of identifying unmet clinical needs – to benefit patients and healthcare providers. Our portfolio is diverse, with solutions in the fields of vascular and interventional access, interventional cardiology, surgical, anesthesia, cardiac care, interventional urology, urology, emergency medicine and respiratory care. Teleflex employees worldwide are united in the understanding that what we do every day makes a difference. For more information, please visit


Anesthesia and Emergency Medicine - At Teleflex, we promote the use of advanced anesthesia and emergency medicine techniques to help improve outcomes and reduce healthcare costs. Through collaboration with global clinical experts, we lead the way in the development of technology, clinical research and education to improve practice in a meaningful way. Today, our LMA® and Rüsch® brands include some of the most advanced airway management devices on the market. The Arrow® portfolio of pain management products is designed to improve patients’ post-operative pain experience. And our Arrow® EZ-IO® System helps address the time-critical challenge of emergency intraosseous vascular access. Join a dynamic, growing team that offers healthcare providers an array of medical technology solutions that make a difference in patients’ lives.

Position Summary

The Associate Medical Director in Clinical and Medical Affairs (CMA) Emergency Medicine and Procedural Programs is a subject matter and technical expert in procedures and educational programs as the relate to the specialty of Emergency Medicine. In this role, s/he will have an opportunity to work as part of a global, cross-functional team to make a meaningful difference in patient care through the incorporation of safe and effective product and procedural education into medical practice. The CMA Medical Director will provide effective guidance relating to safety, efficacy, clinical data support for existing product indications, precautions and warnings and new products or off-label use of FDA-cleared products. This position provides an expert medical resource for clinical, sales, marketing, R&D, QA/RA, business development, executive leadership and customers. This position can influence and effect positive outcomes for patients, maintain and improve safety and efficacy and drive greater product acceptance and utilization. The Associate Medical Director of Clinical and Medical Affairs Emergency Medicine & Procedural Programs will have primary responsibility for key physician related activities, education and oversight of field engagements that support scientific objectives across the globe. The Associate Medical Director in CMA will have a fundamental role in overcoming identified barriers through both peer to peer communication and guidance to internal stakeholders. This position will oversee procedural programs and serve as a subject matter expert on the development and execution of programs that improve the understanding, increase procedural confidence, and drive safe and effective utilization of Teleflex products by clinicians.


Principal Responsibilities

Develop and deliver procedural education programs on the safe and effective use and value of Teleflex products
Evaluate real-world impact of new products, design and execute strategies focused on patients' best interest
Prepare and/or deliver presentations to address training and information needs of clinical customers (HCPs on advisory boards, institutional meetings, non-promotional educational symposia) for educational and scientific purposes 
Provide medical and scientific information clinical data about marketed products and scientific information on new products, or those in development to individuals within the Company including Sales, Regulatory and Marketing 
Provide medical/scientific input into protocol feasibility assessments for clinical trial proposals and Company-sponsored clinical trials and investigations
Provide feedback on the development and delivery product training for internal and external customers
Oversee and contribute training materials for the new sales representatives curriculum
Provide medical leadership and guidance in the areas of legal, regulatory and corporate compliance, product adoption strategy, training and education, professional development activities, clinical research and best practices for medical education and product training
Provide medical and scientific information to healthcare professionals in response to specific requests, clinical data about marketed products and important scientific information on new products or those in development 
Collaborate with other Medical Directors, Clinical Affairs Team and Contractors to share best medical practices among our network of device users
Educate Clinicians, Clinical Affairs Team, Regulatory, Marketing and Sales team members on clinical issues, new scientific data and clinical applications relevant to products and associated procedures
Identify, interpret and disseminate new data (safety, clinical trial, publications or regulatory changes) to all relevant internal and external stakeholders and highlight new business opportunities
Assist at tradeshows and with Professional Development Programs and Presentations for the purpose of adapting and implementing reputable and robust promotional materials and interactions with the public on the safe and effective use of products
Maintain a working knowledge of, and to comply with, the regulatory environment, federal and state regulations regarding the appropriate interaction with health professionals who purchase products of the Company, the AdvaMed Code of Ethics and Company policies and procedures in order to ensure the interests of the customers, patients and company
Review competitive product offerings in collaboration with marketing and regulatory, in order to identify, interpret and disseminate new data (safety, clinical trial, publications or regulatory changes) and highlight new business opportunitiesespond to unsolicited Off-Label Requests as per the CMA Off-Label Policy
Coordinate with Regulatory Department regarding the proper handling of complaints, customer or product failures and safety and efficacy issues 
Support the Franchise Development by working closely with product development as the subject matter expert and scientific advisor, providing input in the areas of R&D, Engineering and Marketing for innovate and experimental medical devices
Adhere to and ensure the compliance of Teleflex Medical’s Code of Conduct, all Company policies, rules, procedures, and housekeeping standards

Education / Experience Requirements

  • Board Certified in Emergency Medicine
  • 5-10 years of clinical experience, 2 or more years in leadership role preferrred
  • Must have a strong understanding of market needs and current offerings, able to provide a strategic plan to target unmet requirements of patients
  • Experience in Medical Device Industry preferred.
  • Must be highly regarded by the specialty community and a member in good standing of key societies
  • Must have a good reputation and the respect of his peers.
  • Effective management, interpersonal communication, negotiation, and problem solving skills
  • The individual must be able and willing to be vocal with their recommendations.
  • Teleflex seeks talented and driven professionals with excellent verbal and written communication skills and a team-oriented mindset.
  • Position requires up to 50% travel



Teleflex, Inc. is an affirmative action & equal opportunity employer. D/V/M/F. Applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status. If you require accommodation to apply for a position, please contact us at: 262-439-1894.

Teleflex is the home of Arrow®, Deknatel®, Hudson RCI®, LMA®, Pilling®, Rüsch®, UroLift® and Weck® – trusted brands united by a common sense of purpose. Teleflex, the Teleflex logo, Arrow, Deknatel, Hudson RCI, LMA, Pilling, Rüsch, UroLift and Weck are trademarks or registered trademarks of Teleflex Incorporated or its affiliates, in the U.S. and/or other countries.

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