Quality Improvement Organization, Research Facility
Discover new opportunities to grow your career as a Medical Director!
Are you ready to redefine what’s possible, and discover your extraordinary potential at Covance? A career here provides the unique chance to create a lasting impact and difference in our patient’s lives. Joining our team will offer you a rewarding career, an opportunity to work in a high-energy & collaborative workplace, along with access to comprehensive benefits. Your work will be meaningful, the patient outcomes are real, and the results are lasting. With the support of exceptional people from across the globe and an energized purpose, you’ll be empowered to own your career journey with mentoring, training and personalized development planning.
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Reporting to the Vice President and Global Therapeutic Area Head, the primary role of the incumbent will be to provide subject matter and drug development expertise in support of clinical 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 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 in the US, with primarily regional travel, with occasional global as needed.
Trials or Projects of focus will be relating to: Diabetes, NASH, Fatty Liver Disease, and/or Lipid Studies
Additional key responsibilities include;
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
Relevant sub specialty fellowship training a plus
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Ability to travel up to 20% both domestically and internationally
A minimum of 3-5 years clinical research experience within a Pharma or CRO environment
Previous experience in medical practice/patient care
Experience supporting clinical trials
Board Certification a plus
Covance is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.
Internal Number: 2019-31109
Covance, the drug development business of LabCorp, is recognized as a leader in drug development because of our exceptional people. At Covance, we embrace and celebrate the different strengths, experiences and perspectives of our 20,000+ team members across the globe. Our team is driven by an energizing purpose to improve health and improve lives. Here, you can play a role in bringing new scientific discoveries to life and make a difference in the lives of millions. And, with our comprehensive service portfolio, you’ll have the opportunity to explore diverse projects and unique career paths across the drug development spectrum.
Join us and discover your extraordinary potential.