thought leader


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A physician who is respected by his peers or is capable of influencing the way in which they practice medicine and—most importantly to the drug companies that coined the term—the proprietary drugs they prescribe

thought leader

Influential physician Medical practice A physican or other person in a specialty who has a big 'name,' is respected by his peers, or is capable of influencing the way in which his peers/disciples practice medicine and the medications they prescribe. See Authorship, Detailing, Ghostwriting, Independent symposium, Name, Pharmaceutical sales representative, Project house, Sponsored symposium.
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McLean has received an Agilent Thought Leader Award in recognition of his contributions to ion mobility mass spectrometry (IM-MS) focused on advanced applications, including comprehensive biomolecular systems analysis and synthetic and chemical biology.
But now a new phrase and a new intellectual paragon has emerged to command our admiration: The Thought Leader.
Whereas in the past, many companies used to negotiate more freely with top-tier thought leaders demanding higher fees, any payments deviating from a fee schedule must now be accompanied by an explanation of why another thought leader was not used instead.
MSLs are uniquely positioned to continually update a company's thought leader database to capture emerging thought leaders and fluctuating levels of influence among KOLs.
com/research/131fd5/how_to_establish_y) has announced the addition of the "How to Establish Yourself as a Thought Leader in Your Industry as a Venture Capitalist - Capitalizing on Speaking Engagements, Published Works, Social Networking and Media Exposure" audioconference to their offering.
In response to challenges facing thought leader development teams, Key Opinion Leaders provides actionable strategies that will deliver immediate impact.
com/reports/c77540) has announced the addition of Thought Leader Compensation: Establishing Fair-Market Value Procedures to their offering.
Leveraging its influential membership, TPSA serves as a pre-eminent thought leader and issues advocate, providing insights and trends analysis to the media, industry and business community-at-large on all matters related to technology professional services.
Chaired by Arnold Milstein, a national health care thought leader and expert on efficiency measurement, Mini-Summit III - Measuring Efficiency - will tackle these timely issues with participation by the following distinguished faculty:
DENVER -- Denver-based non-profit Colorado Thought Leaders Forum (CTLF) today announced their 2010 Signature Event, "Market Strategies For The New Economy.