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Fri Oct 10, 2014, 05:25 AM

12. Big Pharma recruits drug sales reps from hot sorrority babes.

Why? Because male docs will make time to "meet" with them. Sex sells, baby! A colleague's daughter was sorrority president at University of West VA, with zero/zip/nada science/medical background - very attractive and charming, and now very well paid as a drug rep.
The Daily Show did a spoof on this:
But sales and marketing play a big role, too, as The Daily Show pointed out in one of its segments last year.

Doctor interviewed by Daily Show: “There’s a real trend for the drug companies to use attractive people, often attractive women.”

Daily Show reporter: “Oh really? Before she was Miss Florida 2006, Cristen Duran was a drug rep for First Horizon Pharmaceuticals.” Cristen’s a good-looking recent college grad in a sexy pink sun dress. She has remarkable success selling drugs to doctors.

Cristen: “Doctor, nice to meet you. I just wanted to stop by today and offer you…”

Doctor: “Yes, I’ll take it! Two! I’ll take two of everything!”

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