Medical Advisor/Medical Director - Medical Scientific Services: Hematology & Oncology (home based in Russia, Bulgaria, Turkey, R in Moscow, Russian Federation at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 10/31/2019

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Job Description

IQVIA™ is the leading human data science company focused on helping healthcare clients find unparalleled insights and better solutions for patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness the power of healthcare data, domain expertise, transformative technology, and advanced analytics to drive healthcare forward.

PURPOSE

Provide medical, clinical and scientific advisory expertise to all IQVIA divisions as requested. Participate in all aspects of Medical Science involvement on assigned trials. Serve as a medical expert during project delivery lifecycle.

PLEASE ENSURE YOU MEET THE REQUIRED MINIMUM EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE CRITERIA (see below) AND POSSES THE RIGHT TO WORK IN ONE OF THE COUNTRIES DETAILED BEFORE APPLYING.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Medical Monitoring:

  • Primarily acts as Global or Regional Medical Advisor on haematology/oncology assigned projects
  • Provides medical support to investigative sites and project staff for protocol-related issues including protocol clarifications, inclusion/exclusion determinations, and issues of patient safety and/or eligibility
  • May contribute to the medical review of the protocol, Investigative Drug Brochure (IDB) and/or Case Report Forms (CRFs)
  • May provide therapeutic area/indication training for the project IQVIA clinical team
  • Attends and may present at Investigator Meetings
  • Performs review and clarification of trial-related Adverse Events (AEs)
  • May perform medical case review of Serious Adverse Events (SAEs), including review of case documentation and patient narrative, in collaboration with the Pharmacovigilance department
  • May provide medical support for the Analysis of Similar Events (AOSE), in collaboration with or on behalf of Pharmacovigilance department
  • Oversight of medical data review activities
  • Performs review of the Clinical Study Report (CSR) and patient narratives
  • Attends Kick-Off meetings, weekly team meetings, and client meetings, as needed or requested
  • Available 24 hours per day, 7 days per week to respond to urgent protocol-related issues at the investigative sites

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  • Current knowledge of scientific, clinical, regulatory, commercial and competitive landscape in the haematology or oncology (or both) area
  • Good communication, presentation and interpersonal skills, including good command of English language (both written and spoken)
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers, managers and clients
  • Attention to details, ability to provide advice on multiple assignments and flexibility
  • Experience in the pharmaceutical industry or at least 2 years’ experience in a CRO business

MINIMUM REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

A medical degree from an accredited and internationally recognized medical school with a curriculum relevant to general medical education, along with a medical license, or equivalent, from the country or region in which he/she resides and works is required, plus a minimum of 5 years' experience in clinical medicine (including haematology/oncology medical practice) or equivalent combination of education, training and experience

Prior clinical research experience is not required but desirable

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

May require regular travel

Extensive use of telephone and face-to-face communication requiring accurate perception of speech

Extensive use of keyboard requiring repetitive motion of fingers

Regular sitting for extended periods of time

Join Us

Making a positive impact on human health takes insight, curiosity, and intellectual courage. It takes brave minds, pushing the boundaries to transform healthcare. Regardless of your role, you will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve outcomes for patients.

Forge a career with greater purpose, make an impact, and never stop learning.



Job ID: R1102768

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