Mass West Session

The Premier Conference on the West Coast for Medical Affairs Professionals 

The Fierce Medical Affairs Strategic Summit West is the leading event in the west coast, providing a unique platform for medical affairs, field medical, and medical communications teams to share best practices, gain actionable insights and crowdsource ideas to their unique challenges from their peers.

By attending, you have the opportunity to hear from emerging biotech and pharma leaders on how to build agile medical affairs teams from the ground up, out of the box strategies for MSLs to engage with KOLs and HCPs post-pandemic, successful approaches to establishing medical communications plans ahead of a launch, and the role of medical affairs in delivering a truly omnichannel customer experience.

Secure your Complimentary VIP Pass if you are eligible. This gives you access to one-on-one meetings with our carefully selected event partners and exclusive networking opportunities.

Top Reasons to Attend

  • Establish a strategic and tactical launch plan for medical affairs teams that align with the organization’s overall business objectives
  • Gain new insight into effectively integrating social media into your medical communications plans
  • Examine strategies for medical affairs to work effectively with commercial to navigate the compliance landscape
  • Hear how MSL teams are leveraging digital capabilities and out of the box in-person tactics to boost HCP engagement
  • Understand the value medical affairs can provide across a product’s lifecycle by driving collaboration with clinical development teams

Key Topics Including:

  • Lessons Learned from Emerging Biotech Companies
  • The Value of Medical Affairs Across a Products Life Cycle
  • Roadmap to Success – Strategies for an Effective Product Launch
  • Keep Pedaling: Advancing KOL Relationship
  • A Framework for Thinking about Health Disparities in the US
  • Building Omnichannel Engagement to Improve HCP and Customer Experience
  • Developing an Impactful Scientific Platform
  • Innovations in Scientific Communications 
Mass West Session
Darryl Sleep

2024 Featured Keynote

Darryl Sleep

Head Global Public Health | Amgen

Dr. Sleep has over 40 years’ experience across multiple therapeutic areas. He joined Amgen in 2018 as senior vice president, Global Medical and Chief Medical Officer, leading Amgen’s Medical Organization before transitioning to lead the newly formed Global Public Health Organization in 2024.

Day 2 Keynote


Unlimited Networking

Solidify existing relationships and build strong connections with new decision makers during:

  • Networking breaks
  • Cocktail receptions
  • Event meals
  • Educational seminars
  • And more!

Do You Qualify for the Complimentary Pass?

Create Valuable Partnerships to Stay on Top of the Latest Advancements in Medical Affairs

The Fierce Medical Affairs Strategic Summit (#MASSWest) in San Diego, CA is a leading event that gathers medical affairs leaders to share insights, engage in networking, and cultivate relationships with event partners.

The Complimentary VIP Pass is exclusively available to medical affairs professionals working in pharmaceutical or biotech companies located in the USA. This pass is not applicable to vendors, solution providers, or other types of companies. Applicants for this pass commit to participating in up to eight 15-minute 1:1 meetings with event partners, subject to approval of their application.

*Please note that we are only accepting applications for professionals in the United States only at this time.

Who Attends?

SVPs, VPs, Directors, Heads, and Managers from top pharma, biotech, and medical device industries whose responsibilities include:

  • Medical Affairs
  • Medical Communications
  • Medical Writing
  • Medical Operations
  • Medical Science Liaisons (MSLs)
  • Field Medical
  • Health Economics and Outcomes Research
  • Medical Education
  • Medical Information
  • Regulatory
  • Compliance
  • Legal
  • Publications
  • Medical Science
  • Clinical Trials
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