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MAPS is the premier non-profit global Medical Affairs organization FOR Medical Affairs BY professionals across all different levels of experience/specialty to engage, empower and educate. Together with our 2,000+ medical affairs pharma members from over 170 companies, MAPS is transforming the Medical Affairs profession to increase its value to patients, HCPs and other decision makers.

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MAPS is transforming the Medical Affairs industry to increase its value to companies and, ultimately, benefit patients and consumers.

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Professional Development and Networking Just Some of the Benefits of Participating in Medical Affairs Pharma Conferences

Member Len Valentino, Medical Strategy Lead, Hematology, Medical Affairs, Spark Therapeutics, describes the benefits of participating in MAPS conferences.

True Medical Leadership Resides in the Medical Affairs Function

According to Iris Iris Loew-Friedrich, CMO & Exec. VP, Head of Patient Value Development Solutions at UCB, there is no function that is better suited to provide the medical and scientific context than Medical Affairs.

Impressive Resources Driving MAPS Membership Globally

Paul Theron, Medical Director at Merck, and President of APPA, discusses the impressive resources MAPS has available to its members and the benefits of being a MAPS member.

Articulating the Value of Medical Affairs

Thérèse McCall, Vice President, Medical Affairs, Assertio Therapeutics, on the challenge of articulating the value that Medical Affairs brings to cross-functional colleagues.

How Medical Affairs Has Evolved into a Strategic Partner

Kirk Shepard, Chief Medical Officer, Senior Vice President, Head of Global Medical Affairs OBG, Eisai on how Medical Affairs has evolved from a supportive function to a strategic partner with R&D and Commercial.