Posted to MedZilla on 9/21/2017


Belgium, Senior R&D Trial Physician CR_MR_13280-MZ


This Senior R&D Trial Physician job is with one of the most renowned global pharmaceutical, medical device and consumer health organisations located in Beerse, Belgium. The organisation is a top 10 pharma company and employs over 100,000 professionals worldwide.

Job Role:

  • Report regularly and work closely with Global Medical Leader
  • Interact with clinicians/experts (e.g. Advisory boards) as necessary
  • Act as a support to and resource for Medical Affairs.
  • Assist in the creation of regulatory/submission documents (e.g. clinical summaries, clinical overviews, ASR, IND update)
  • Assist in creation of Investigator Brochure.
  • Assist in writing/review of abstracts/manuscripts.
  • Contribute to the development and improvement of departmental procedures and processes and templates in the scope of the companys effort towards continuous quality improvement.
  • Participation and cooperation in Clinical Team and in other Cross-functional teams, ad hoc.

Pre-trial activities include:

  • Review the Trial specific Master Informed Consent Form within the specified timelines.
  • Review the Statistical Analysis plan (SAP) within the specified timelines.
  • Review the Data Safety Monitoring Board (DSMB) protocol.
  • Review and approve protocol specific PV criteria list
  • Develop & agree on the Safety Management Plan (frequency, format and content of reports provided)
  • Input in SOW for central lab, central ECG and other vendors as applicable

During trial activities include:

  • Answer trial related medical questions and interact with investigators/sites, CROs, etc.
  • Review medical aspects of screening and ascertain suitability of subjects as needed
  • Review of Data and Safety Monitoring Board (DSMB) reports as applicable.
  • Perform medical review and safety analysis of clinical trial subjects; including periodic completion of the Safety Management Plan for individual trials.
  • Assist in the determination whether new safety information requires an Amendment to the CTP and/or ICF
  • Review and approval of AE coding and concomitant medication lists.
  • Review AEs of Special Interest

Post-trial activities (or activities related to an upcoming analysis)

  • Review and approval of AE coding and concomitant medication lists.
  • Review PV listings
  • Assist in preparation of the safety part of Top Line Results presentation
  • Review narratives
  • Assist in creation and review of Clinical Research Report and approve if applicable
  • Assist in ADR review and adjudication
  • Assist in labeling process as applicable
  • Contribute to presentation of trial results as needed

Role Requirements:

  • Employee must follow the schedule for mandatory trainings for this position, within the specified time frame; including, but not limited to International Conference on Harmonization (ICH)/Good Clinical Practice (GCP) guidelines and regulations, as well as other Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)
  • It is expected that the employee will keep up-to-date with general medical topics and topics relevant to the therapeutic area
  • University degree - medical
  • Preferably experience in drug development (e.g. Project Management, Pharmacovigilance, Medical Affairs, Pharmacokinetics), and/or
  • Preferably experience in clinical development (e.g. medical dept. or operations);
  • Experience in functioning in team structure

To Apply:
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