News and Announcements

2019Apr

MAPS Launches Resource to Guide Development of Scientific Communication Platforms

GOLDEN, CO, April 3, 2019 – The Medical Affairs Professional Society (MAPS) announces the launch of its latest industry guidance resource meant to provide best practices on scientific communication platforms for Medical Affairs experts. This document was developed by MAPS in collaboration with senior industry leaders and MedThink SciCom. It

2019Jan

The Medical Affairs Professional Society (MAPS) Sets New Standard for Medical Affairs’ Role in Launch Excellence

January 15, 2019 – The Medical Affairs Professional Society (MAPS), the premier non-profit global society of Medical Affairs professionals, is pleased to announce the launch of the Medical Affairs Launch Excellence Guidance Resource– the second in a series of Standards & Guidance documents developed through collaborative best practice sharing and input

2018Nov

The Medical Affairs Professional Society (MAPS) announces Danie du Plessis, MD, MBA as its next EMEA Region President

Golden, CO, November 1, 2018 – The Medical Affairs Professional Society (MAPS), a global non-profit [501(c)(3)] society of Medical Affairs professionals, announces the appointment of Dr Danie du Plessis as its next President for the Europe/Middle East/Africa (EMEA) region, effective November 5, 2018. Dr du Plessis will help build upon

2018Oct

The Medical Affairs Professional Society (MAPS) launches Medical Affairs Strategic Planning Guide and Template

GOLDEN, Colo., Oct. 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The Medical Affairs Professional Society (MAPS), the premier non-profit global society of Medical Affairs professionals, is pleased to announce the launch of the Medical Affairs Strategic Planning Guide and Template – the first in a series of Standards & Guidance documents developed through collaborative best practice sharing and

2018Sep

MAPS Sponsors PharmaTimes Medical & Scientific Excellence Awards

PharmaTimes Media has launched the Medical & Scientific Excellence Awards to recognise the breadth and depth of talent throughout the medical and scientific teams within the pharmaceutical industry. As the leading organization for all of Medical Affairs, MAPS are proud to sponsor the PharmaTimes Medical & Scientific Excellence Awards 2018

2018Aug

The Best Way to Predict Your Future is To Create It

Meg Heim discusses the rationale for bringing the MAPS partnership to her leadership colleagues and for supporting MAPS membership for 100 of their diabetes and cardiovascular field and home office medical teams and why Medical Affairs needs to take control and shape its future   Predicting the future is fraught

2018Jul

We’ve received our 501(c)(3) designation as a Non-Profit public charity

We’re excited to announce that we’ve received our 501(c)(3) designation as a Non-Profit public charity from the IRS. This ensures MAPS is held to the highest standards as we continue to re-invest in programs that promote excellence across ALL Medical Affairs functions.

2018May

Recent Press Coverage: Pharmaphorum – Cementing the Value of Medical Affairs

A number of trends including tougher regulatory controls, increased transparency expectations, an increasingly vocal patient and greater requirements for post-marketing evidence have driven the growth of medical affairs over the years. This changing landscape is placing new demands on the medical affairs function creating a requirement for clearer process and

2018Jan

MAPS Newsletter: Spotlight on Learning & Development

In today’s challenging and complex environment, acquiring the individual competencies and organizational capabilities to ultimately advance patient outcomes is of utmost importance to the success of any Medical Affairs professional and their team. That’s why MAPS has placed a priority on being your central resource for promoting excellence across ALL

The Medical Affairs Professional Society (MAPS) announces Ornah Levine-Dolberg, MD as its EMEA Region President

GOLDEN, Colorado, Jan. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The Medical Affairs Professional Society (MAPS), the premier non-profit global society of Medical Affairs professionals, announces the appointment of Dr Ornah Levine-Dolberg as its inaugural EMEA President, effective immediately. Dr Levine-Dolberg will lead MAPS’ focused efforts in the European/Middle East/Africa (EMEA) region, ensuring the vision and mission of MAPS

The Medical Affairs Professional Society (MAPS) taps Charlotte Kremer, MD, MBA as its next Global President

Golden, CO, January 10, 2018 (PR Newswire) – The Medical Affairs Professional Society (MAPS), the premier non-profit global society of Medical Affairs professionals, announces the appointment of Dr. Charlotte Kremer as its next Global President, effective March 1. Kremer will help lead MAPS during a key period of growth and

2017May

The Value of Medical Affairs Across the Continuum of Drug Development

The Value of Medical Affairs Across the Continuum of Drug Development From drug design through product launch, Medical Affairs brings critical value and has a significant role to fill. On Tuesday, May 9, 2017, from 12 PM-1 PM EST, Gail Cawkwell, MD, PhD, Chief Medical Officer and VP of Medical

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