Designs and provides oversight of clinical research programs. Builds relationships with key opinion leaders and applies their input to enhance study design and protocols. Assures that clinical research program design meets scientific objectives and is aligned with commercial needs. Serves as medical/scientific consultant to marketing or research project teams and government regulatory agencies. Establishes the criterion essential for determining the safety, efficacy, and medical utilities. Interprets results of Phase I-III investigations in preparation for new-drug or medical device application. May serve as safety expert for individual clinical projects. May be responsible for post marketing studies. Report only incumbents with M.D. degree.
Exhibits an exceptional degree of ingenuity, creativity and resourcefulness. Apply and/or develop highly advanced technologies, scientific principles, theories and concepts. Viewed as expert within field. Develops information which extends knowledge in a given field. Information may form the basis of newly developed concepts, theories and products. Often acts independently to uncover and resolve issues associated with the development and implementation of operational programs. Plans R&D programs and recommends technological application programs to accomplish longrange objectives. Work is checked only to the effectiveness of results obtained, typically requiring a long-term perspective. Virtually self-supervisory. Designs research and develops highly advanced new applications resulting in new product / business opportunities for the company. Erroneous decisions or recommendations would have a long-term negative effect on organization s reputation and business posture. Serves as consultant to top management in long-range company planning concerning new or projected areas of technological research and advancements. Prime spokesperson on company s technical capabilities and future directions. Often instrumental in attracting and obtaining major new company business.
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MD required with at least 9 yrs in Pharmaceutical Industry in oncology clinical development
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