Chairperson Management Part I: Keys to Successful Pharmaceutical Advisory Boards

By July 6, 2011The MEDUCOM Post

What makes a good Chair?

Beyond the obvious, some subtle considerations for selecting a Chair for a medical or marketing focused pharmaceutical Advisory Board meeting:

  • Conversational skills to take the edge off the “stronger” opinions within the group, and to engage the quieter participants
  • Comfort in keeping to a schedule while recognizing when flexibility in the agenda is desirable
  • A personal relationship with many of the Advisory Board members,  to effectively manage the personalities in attendance

To be continued…in the meantime, plan your next Advisory Board with us. Visit  http://www.meducom.ca/About_Us/Services/Advisory_Boards for more information.