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* Experienced medical affairs manager, reporting to group medical manager * Merck Next Leader Academy participant, elected by management team * Mentorship in Merck Ready to Lead Programme * Regional Lead of MSD EEMEA Newcomer Medical Affairs Manager Training Programme * Country point of contact for Professional Medical Information Request System (MedInfo) * Country point of contact for Promotional Materials Approval Process (ZINC) * Medical point of contact for MSD newcomer employee orientation programme * Experience in negotiating with moh & Social Security Intitution * Experience and appreciated success in GMP prioritization process * Multi-channel marketing & UNIVADIS medical contact person * Achiever with can do attitude * Experience in strategic planning, development, execution and value assessment of medical affairs team * Well developed business acumen focusing customer centricity solutions and services. * Team leader and team player with the ability communicate and gain alignment of customers, teams and management at all levels * Ability to establish strong relationships and experience with key stakeholders * Good understanding of health care practices, models and market drivers. * Peer in providing medical expertise in the evaluation of medicomarketing strategies * Collaboration & cooperation in the development and the implementation of the company’s strategy, ensuring the maximization of company profits. * Highly self motivated individual,passionate about current work area.


Current Experience

  • Medical Affairs Manager / CardioMetabolic
    Since September 2014
    * Responsible medical affairs manager of CardioMetabolic Therapeutic Area reporting group medical manager * Experience in strategic planning, development and execution of medical affairs plan and value assesment of key brands, with a patient focusses perspective * Expertise in data dissemination, in collaboration with key scientific leaders, as a trustworthy partner * Pipeline management and lifecycle maximization of innovative & novel therapeutic agents * Member of brand team consisting of marketing, market access and regulatory peers, in order to drive excellence in execution and lift-up reimbursement restrictions * Organizational excellence in data dissemination activities including advisory boards, expert input forums, satellite symposia, webcast & regional meetings * Expertise in medical justification of GMP prioritization process; engagement with influencers and negotiation with decisionmakers

Past Experience

  • Medical Affairs Manager / Women Health & Osteoporosis
    March 2013 --- September 2014
    * Responsible medical affairs manager of women's health & osteoporosis therapeutic area reporting group medical manager * Non-traditional and first in therapeutic area meeting designs to leverage scientific leadership by stating MSD' s commitment to osteoporosis, which were much appreciated by scientific leaders & HCPs - Multidisciplinary Perspectives & Debates in Osteoporosis Management with top PTR, internal medicine, nephrology & cardiology KOLs - Bone School for rising star HCPs in partnership with top SLs, to create evidence-based scientific advocacy - School of Contraception Prpoject to ensure in-dept HCP understanding & adherance among contraceptive choices, aiming to right women among HCPs which best fits for unmet medical needs and customes preferances - CME support activities for HCPs upon determination of unmet medical needs in relevant therapeutic area such as intra-articular injection, USG guided injection, kinesio-taping, PRP injection, prolotherapy courses

  • Medical Manager / Cardiovascular & Primary Care
    March 2011 --- March 2013
    - Responsible medical manager of cardiovascular and primary care portfolio reporting group medical manager - Remarkable number of product launches/re-launches - GSK Spirit Golden Award with PPi Launch Process - GSK Spirit Silver Award with Anticoagulant Reimbusement & Indication Expansion Project

  • Alanyurt Aile Sagligi Merkezi
    October 2009 --- February 2011
    Family Medicine Practioner (GP)

  • Primary Care & Emergency Medicine Physician
    January 2000 --- January 2011
    Head of Emergency Medicine & Head of Hospital Quality Service


LinkedIn Assessment :
MedicinePharmaceutical IndustryPharmaceutical salesHealthcareMarketing ManagementMarket PlanningMedical EducationInfectious diseasesClinical CardiologyCardiologyInternal medicineDiabetesFamily MedicineMedical affairsRegulatory submissionsPrimary CareProduct launchKey Opinion LeadersSales EffectivenessoncologyOsteoporosisGastroenterologyHospital SalesWomen's HealthKOL developmentHypertensionMarket accessClinical trialsPharmaceuticsPharmacovigilanceClinical researchRegulatory affairs


  • Bachelor of Science (BS) in Medical Faculty from Uludag University in 2000
  • in from TED Zonguldak in 1991

Training and Certification

  • Advanced Training and Facilitation Certification
  • Challenges in 21st Century Certification
  • Coaching to Build Capacity Certification
  • Communication with Impact Certification
  • Corporate Entrepreneurship and Innovation Certification
  • Decision Making Certification
  • Decision Making Certification
  • Delegating Certification
  • Developing Employees Certification
  • Difficult Interactions Certification
  • Employee Development Planning Certification
  • Energy 4 Performance Certification
  • Family Medicine Compability Training Programme / Trainer Certificate Certification
  • Fostering a Collaborative Environment Certification
  • Goal Setting Certification
  • Harvard Business School Leadership Transitions Certification
  • Harvard Business School Project Management Certification
  • Innovation and Creativity Certification
  • Klinik Araştırma Eğitimi Certification
  • Leadership Essentials: Creating Your Own Leadership Plan Certification
  • Leading and Motivating Certification
  • Leading and Motivating Certification
  • Leveraging Your Power to Influence Certification
  • Local Observational Sudies Certification
  • Management of Diabetic Patient in Primary Care / Trainer Certificate Certification
  • Managing Stress of Organizational Change Certification
  • Occupational Medicine Certification
  • Persuading Others Certification
  • Primary Care Training Days / Trainer Certification Certification
  • Psychosocial Development of Children Supporting Programme Certification
  • Responsible Business Communications and Documentation Certification
  • Retaining Employees Certification
  • Strategic Marketing Certification
  • Strategic Thinking Certification
  • Taking Accountability as a Leader in People Management Certification
  • Team Leadership Certification
  • The Voice of Leadership: Effective Leadership Communication Strategies Certification
  • Training Programme for Disaster Preparedness Certification
  • Trauma and Resusitation Certification
  • Trends in Healthcare: The Patient Centered Medical Vision Certification
  • Türkiye' de Farmasötik Ürünlerde Fiyatlandırma ve Ödeme Uygulamaları Certification
  • Understanding Organizational Change Certification

Area / Region

İstanbul, Türkiye


Driving License
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