Reporting to the Executive Medical Director, the primary role of the incumbent will be to provide subject matter and drug development expertise in support of Respiratory/Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Infectious Disease drug development trials. He/She will be expected to be a key contributor to the medical strategy and execution of clinical programs. Furthermore, the Medical Director or Sr. Medical Director will play a key role in client relations, business development representing Covance in proposals and industry meetings, and potentially people leadership/management as needed.
This is a remote home-based role supporting US trials.
Additional key responsibilities include;
Provide immediate medical monitoring support for COVID-19 clinical trials
Medical and safety monitoring; Medical data review
Develop, review, and revise protocols, CRF, training materials, code/data tables, listing and figures
Actively participates and assists in preparations for investigator meetings
Participates in project risk assessment activities
Provides clinical and medical expertise to other Covance departments
Contributes to the scientific strategic leadership for a given therapeutic area
Participation in bid defense and kick off meetings
5+ years of medical monitoring experience in CRO or Pharma/Biotech
Previous experience in clinical patient care
Experience supporting Phase II- IV clinical trials
Fellowship trained in Pulmonary Disease and/or Critical Care
Board certification in Pulmonary Disease and/or Critical Care is highly preferred
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Internal Number: 2020-46729
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