Director, Global Oncology Medical Affairs - Merck
Vaishali Shukla Kirkland is a Medical Science Liaison at Merck, working on the oncology portfolio. Prior to this role Vaishali was a MSL at the Takeda Oncology Company, where she led the MSL group in the launch of a new multiple myeloma product working with various other groups such as marketing, clinical, regulatory and legal. Her responsibilities as an MSL have included KOL development, medical information, investor initiated studies, organizing and presenting at advisory panels, speaker training, scientific congress support. Prior to the MSL role, Vaishali worked in medical information, advertising, and managed care. Her previous roles were a manager at J&J in medical information, medical director at Integrated Communications Corporation, and a manager at Medco Health.