WEBINAR- KNOWLEDGE PROCESS OUTSOURCING (KPO): NEW AVENUES OR PHARMA PROFESSIONALS
17 June 2020
As a part of the webinar series conducted under the induction program, SMAS, KRMU organized a webinar with an aim to apprise the students about the career avenues for pharmacists in KPOs on 17th June 2020.
The webinar was conducted by array of speakers including Mr Hitesh Manchanda, Senior Manager, Medical Writing at Kinapse, Dr ManojGadewar, Dr Pooja Manchanda, Ms Nehaand presided over by Dean, SMAS, Prof Nitin Kumar.
Mr Hitesh is currenly working as a senior manager, medical writing at Kinapse, a Syneos Health Company. He has more than 14 years of experience. Prior to kinapse, Mr Hitesh has worked for Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (erstwhile Ranbaxy) for approximately 10 years. He has a rich experience in clinical trials, international inspections, QC and QA, medical writing, project management, training, preparation/review of SOPs and its implementation.Mr Hitesh gave a brief introduction about the working and lifestyle in KPOs to the audience.He apprised the students regarding the varied career avenues available in KPOs like pharmacovigilance, medical writing, IPR, market research, project management etc.He discussed the possibility of a boom in KPO job market, post-covid era.He requested the students to work on their behavioral and communication skills along with the technical know- how.
The webinar was informative for the attendees who asked many questions during the interactive session.