Associate Medical Director (Neurology)
PPD is a leading global contract research organization providing comprehensive, integrated drug development, laboratory and lifecycle management services. Our clients and partners include pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device, academic and government organizations. With offices in 48 countries and more than 21,000 professionals worldwide, PPD applies innovative technologies, therapeutic expertise and a firm commitment to quality to help clients and partners bend the cost and time curve of drug development and optimize value in delivering life-changing therapies to improve health.
The primary responsibilities of this position include medical oversight of clinical trials and medical management of Serious Adverse Events (SAE's) to ensure company Standard Operating Procedures, sponsor directives, and regulatory requirements are followed. Other responsibilities include medical review of clinical data and study reports, attending and presenting at investigator and sponsor meetings, providing medical consultation to sponsors and project team members for clinical trial activities including timeframe business development through marketing application.
Education and Experience:
- MD degree with specialty in Neurology
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
- Medical practice and experience in treating patients independently
- Experience in clinical trials would be an advantage
- Strong medical knowledge in neurology, neurosciences and general medicine field
- Strong analytical skills
- Excellent oral and written communication skills
- Excellent interpersonal and team building skills
- Excellent negotiating skills
- Ability to work independently, analyze and work with attention to detail, process and prioritize sensitive complex information, and problem solve
- Ability to exercise creativity and judgment
- Very good knowledge and experience in working with software programs and computer skills
- Overall knowledge of the drug development process, clinical trial conduct and drug safety
- Understanding of guidelines of international regulatory agencies for clinical trial conduct, adverse event reporting for serious/unexpected events and safety oversight
- Working knowledge and understanding of biostatistics, data management, and clinical operations' procedures
- Excellent oral and written command of English
PPD is equal opportunity employer.
How to apply? Please submit your CV in English.
Deadline for applications: 18.01.2020.