Tom Li

Tom Li

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Nominated for:

Pharmacy Award 2015


London, UK



Job Title:

Medical Manager

Educational Achievements:

The University of Manchester
PhD, Drug Delivery
1996 – 2000
Activities and Societies: Communications Office for Postgraduate and Mature Students Society Counselling Trainer for NightLine NightLine Counsellor Postgraduate and Research Representative for School of Pharmacy on Faculty Committee

University of Nottingham
BPharm, Pharmacy
1992 – 1995
Activities and Societies: University Radio Presenter for a Chinese Students Programme

Professional Achievements:

Additional Honors & Awards
Roche Directors' Award for Integrity 2009
Roche Field Based Medic of the Year 2009
Roche Platinum Club Member 2009-2010
Roche Platiunum Club Member 2010-2011

Medical Manager (Haematology)
February 2014 – Present (1 year 4 months)Welwyn Garden City
ABPI Medical Final Signatory.
Country Medical Affairs Manager with lead responsibility for NHL portfolio.
Supported launch of new formulation and currently involved in pre-launch activities for several indications of a novel medicinal compound.
Heavily involved in Medical Liaison function.
Represent the UK affiliate on the NHL International Medical Team supporting global medical strategy development and implementation

Medical Manager (Neuropsychiatry)
Roche Products Limited, UK
October 2013 – February 2014 (5 months)Welwyn Garden City
Country Medical Affairs Manager covering novel medicinal products in schizophrenia and multiple sclerosis. Working in the pre-launch setting and involved in Medical Education/Disease Awareness activities and Therapy Area Expert Engagement. Member of both the Schizophrenia and Multiple Sclerosis International Medical Teams.

Brand Manager (Rheumatology and AI)
Roche Pharmaceuticals
May 2012 – September 2013 (1 year 5 months)Welwyn Garden City
Strategic and tactical planning. Market research. Launch readiness planning. Continuous Improvement Champion.

Associate Brand Manager - Speciality Care
Roche Pharmaceuticals
June 2011 – May 2012 (1 year)Welwyn Garden City
Tactical implementation: Sales Campaign, Campaign Materials, Campaign roll-out to sales force, Sales force engagement and training, HCP medical education programmes, congress activities, HCP engagement programmes, physician and nurse meetings (promotional and non-promotional), DHPCs, patient support materials, HCM activities, print and online advertising, promotional stands, stock forecasting.

Medical Liaison Manager - Bone & Rheumatology (North)
Roche Pharmaceuticals
April 2008 – June 2011 (3 years 3 months)
Roche UK Field Based Medic of the Year 2009
Member of Roche UK Platinum (Top Performers) Club 2010-2012
Successfully completed Roche UK Aspiring Managers Programme.

Medical & Scientific Liaison Manager - MS (UK & Ireland)
Biogen Idec
November 2006 – September 2007 (11 months)
Field based member of the Medical Affairs Department.
Developing close client relationships with consultant neurologists and specialist MS nurses. Provide field-based education. Facilitate Investigator Sponsored Studies. Medical Communications function.
Contracted through Heron Evidence Development

Senior Aseptic Services Pharmacist
Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust
October 2005 – October 2006 (1 year 1 month)
Supervision of two hospital aseptic manufacturing units including CIVAS. Aseptic preparation of adult and neonatal TPN bags, cytotoxic drugs and biological drugs.
Responsibilities in quality assurance.

Principal Scientist
Renovo Plc
January 2001 – October 2005 (4 years 10 months)
Team leader for Drug Delivery Team, 'Candidate Drug' Development Team and Clinical Trials Supplies Team. Joined company at the start, so set up and managed these teams.

Expertise in the evaluation of drug delivery companies, dermal and topical skin delivery, parenteral formulation, IMP manufacture and labelling, clinical trial supplies logistics, CMO liaison and drug development team management.

Locum Retail/Community Pharmacist
Own business
September 1996 – May 2005 (8 years 9 months)
Part time locum pharmacy services for retail/community pharmacies

Lecturer in Pharmaceutics
University of Manchester
September 1999 – December 2000 (1 year 4 months)
Advanced drug delivery, extemporaneous dispensing, physical pharmacy, dispensing and patient counselling, pharmaceutics

PhD pharmaceutical research scientist
School of Pharmacy, University of Manchester
September 1996 – December 2000 (4 years 4 months)
PhD research at the School of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences in the University of Manchester under the supervision of Professor Antony D'Emanuele (currently Chair in Pharmaceutics and Head of the School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of Central Lancashire).

Research in polymeric hydrogel based thermoresponsive drug delivery systems
Head of Quality at Jurox Pty Ltd
Tom is an efficient and hard worker with wide reaching experience in different sectors of the pharmaceutical industry. I have always known him to be helpful, encouraging and offer useful advice.View

Clinical Pharmacist & Pre-reg. Pharmacist
Calderdale Healthcare NHS Trust
June 1995 – September 1996 (1 year 4 months)
Ward based clinical pharmacist with responsibilities in orthopaedic surgery, GU medicine, ENT and paediatric surgery.

Additional Contributions:

Additional Organizations:
United Kingdom & Ireland Chapter of the Controlled Release Society Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain


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