Nikki Longwell, PhD, Sr. Director, Medical Science Liaisons, Immunology, Janssen, discusses the launch of the first National Biologic Coordinators Day on November 1, 2021 and its importance. She talks about what a biologic coordinator is – working in partnership with the patient, prescribing healthcare providers, specialty pharmacies, manufacturers, and insurance companies to navigate the numerous steps required to get patients started on their prescribed biologic medication.
Nikki Longwell, PhD, Sr. Director, Medical Science Liaisons, Janssen Immunology
Nikki Longwell, PhD joined Janssen Immunology Medical Affairs organization in November 2020. Nikki is responsible for leading the development and execution of the U.S. Immunology MSL strategies and tactics as well as the strategic oversight of the MSL Communications Group and of the training lead for the Medical Affairs department.
Most recently, Nikki was the National Director for the Immunology MSLs in the US Medical Affairs team at Genentech within the Immunology and Ophthalmology Division.
Nikki received her bachelor’s degree from Wesleyan University and received her PhD in Psychopharmacology from Tufts University. She completed her post-doctoral training in pre-clinical and clinical pharmacology at Harvard Medical School