Marketing Authorisation Applications for human medicines & medical devices
CTD conversion of historical documents
Abstracts, Overviews and Summaries
Review Clinical Study Reports
Review SmPC, PIL and PSUR
Healthcare reports and medical documents beyond that for Regulatory submissions
To establish a successful career in medical information and communication.
CAREER HISTORY (recent ones)
Freelance Medical Writer and Editor - January 2007 to present
After my last contract as a Medical Scientist at Reckitt Benckiser Healthcare UK, I am currently working as a freelance medical consultant for companies that cater to the needs of the pharmaceutical companies and those that provide medical information through their websites, just as I have been doing for over 14 years now. In addition, I also have ongoing medical writing commitments that are non-regulatory in nature.
I focus primarily on regulatory medical writing related to the marketing authorisation applications for the licensing of human medicines and medical devices, but remain open to all sorts of medical writing projects.
Medical Scientist - Reckitt Benckiser Healthcare UK - June 2016 to October 2016
Medical Advisor - Reckitt Benckiser Healthcare UK - June 2012 to December 2012
My role as a medical scientist and previously as a medical advisor in the above-mentioned company involved researching of relevant medical and scientific information related to new, pipeline and existing human medicinal products and preparing regulatory submission documents and dossiers for the marketing authorisation applications for those products.
Medical Author, Editor & Consultant - The Doctors Lounge, South Dakota, USA - September to December 2006
I developed Continued Medical Education (CME) articles on all specialties of Medicine and provided evidence-based medical information to the participating members on medical issues of their concern and interest.
Medical Editor - Datapharm, UK - March 2006 to May 2006
Datapharm is a subsidiary company of the Association of British Pharmaceutical Industry (ABPI). I updated the Medical Compendiums that the company produced in hard-copies and electronically (eMC).
Medical Editor - Exam Master Corporation, Detroit, USA - August 2005 to September 2006
I reviewed, edited and authorised for publication the educational materials for the medical licensing and board examinations in America that are prepared and submitted by the medical authors.
Medical Editor - MDLinx, Washington, USA - March 2002 to August 2005
I was responsible for developing and abstracting medical contents from journal articles, and distributing and publishing them, as well as maintaining the online medical resource.
Medical Author - Exam Master Corporation, Detroit, USA - July 2001 to March 2002
My job involved preparing and publishing educational materials for the medical licensing and board examinations in America. I wrote on diseases and disorders in all specialities of medicine.
Specialist Registrar in Public Health Medicine - National Health Service, UK - November 1998 to July 2001
I developed the necessary public health skills to research, evaluate, plan, propose and implement healthcare services.
Master of Medicine, M.Med. - National University of Singapore - 1997
Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery, M.B.B.S. - Calcutta University, India - 1985
Specialist Training in Public Health Medicine: National Health Service (NHS), UK
Media Training for the Public Health Specialists in the UK
Training of Trainers: Association for Voluntary Surgical Contraception (AVSC), USA; United States Agency for International Development (USAID); and, Nepal Fertility Care Centre (NFCC)
Clinical Training Course for Trainers: John Hopkins University, USA
Training in Family Planning: Ministry of Health, Nepal
Online publication of medical and scientific journal summaries and medical reference materials
Publication of high quality medical education materials
Health service reports for the National Health Service (NHS), UK
Co-authoring of the Training Curriculum and Reference Manuals
Co-authoring of the ‘National Standard’ reference manual on a health service
British Medical Association
Faculty of Public Health Medicine of the Royal College of Physicians, UK
West Bengal Medical Council, India
Nepal Medical Council
Language: Proficient in English, Nepali, Hindi and Bengali
Computing: Proficient in Windows Operating Systems, MS Office, Website designing & publishing, and Assembling computer systems.
Excellent references available on request