Overview

The pharmaceutical sales organization is undergoing a "transformation,” where representatives must be able to offer more than product knowledge and samples.

"[Today’s] sales rep must be well-versed in the issues that impact disease management, regulatory, and patient quality-of-life concerns…”

-Taren Grom, Letter from the Editor,
PharmaVOICE, View on Sales, Vol. 6, No. 2, May 2008

To gain access and establish credibility, sales reps must provide value—which is created by an exchange of information relevant to the clinician’s practice. This requires both a broader and deeper understanding of the therapeutic area in which they work.

Certified Pain Representative™ Training Program

Pain is a particularly complex and fragmented field, challenging the knowledge of those who work in this area. To address this need, the Certified Pain Representative Training Program was developed and launched in the United States by Aventine HealthSciences in partnership with the American Society of Pain Educators to train and certify pharmaceutical sales representatives. Learn more.

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