US-MA, Executive Medical Director Marketed Products & Vaccines 1602337-MZ
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Responsible for the leadership and oversight of major and complex therapeutic areas. These include multiple complex development programs that can be grouped in more than one specialty therapeutic areas (such as CV/Metabolic or Internal Medicine, etc.), or a large scale homogenous therapeutic area that consists of multiple complex programs. The Executive Medical Director (EMD) is also responsible for management of physicians who serve as the Global Safety Leaders (GSL) for both developmental and marketed compounds in designated therapeutic area and may act as a GSL. The EMD will also manage Senior Medical Directors who may oversee a single therapeutic area (such as Diabetes, or CV, etc). The EMD will interact with and influence other TDC departments (Clinical Operations, Regulatory affairs, Analytical Science, Clinical Science, etc.) to ensure the successful development, design and implementation of comprehensive safety assessment protocols for both developmental and marketed products. The EMD will oversee and manage signal detection and risk management activities undertaken by the GSLs and ensure that both developmental and marketed compounds have a comprehensive safety assessment plan in situ. Further, this position will oversee and manage the reactive response to any new safety signal/crisis, although the primary responsibility will reside with the GSL. The position holder will have a pivotal role in managing contributions/presentations to Safety Board and similar forums.
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Routine demands of an office based work environment.
Some travel within Takeda global sites may be required.
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