Medical Advisor (Oncology) - (1808595) in Buenos Aires, AR at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 11/2/2018

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Job Description

Join us on our exciting journey! IQVIA™ is The Human Data Science Company™, focused on using data and science to help healthcare clients find better solutions for their patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness advances in healthcare information, technology, analytics and human ingenuity to drive healthcare forward.


When you work for Quintiles you work for the world’s leading pharmaceutical services company. No other pharmaceutical services company exceeds our record of experience and accomplishments. Recently, of the world’s top 30 best-selling drugs, Quintiles has helped to develop or commercialize every one.
Our competitive edge lies in the ability to leverage data, therapeutic expertise, full-service capabilities and global resources through an integrated information technology network. We hone our competitive edge by constantly scanning the horizon for opportunities and offering our customers the best information to accelerate and improve healthcare decisions. We operate in over 60 countries, and employ more than 19,000 people. We are the world’s leading Contract research organization.

Our Opportunity:
As a Medical Advisor, you will provide therapeutic expertise to the company and our external customers. Working with Business Development, you’ll use your therapeutic knowledge to help build on the foundations of our existing business.  Key responsibilities in this challenging and highly varied role consist of medical study monitoring, including (and not limited to) the review of trial protocols, providing medical and scientific support to the clinical teams and investigation sites, medical review of clinical laboratory results, and input to final study reports.  You should be an excellent communicator, and ideally have commercial skills within marketing and sales.
To provide medical, clinical, and scientific advisory expertise as requested.
The Medical Advisor participates in all aspects of Medical and Scientific Services' involvement on assigned trials.

• Primarily acts as back-up Medical Advisor but may serve as a Regional Medical Advisor.
• 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.
• Performs review and clarification of trial-related Adverse Events (AEs).
• Performs medical case review of Serious Adverse Events (SAEs), including review of case documentation and patient narrative.
• Provides medical support for the Analysis Of Similar Events (AOSE).
• Performs medical review of Adverse Event coding.
• Performs medical review of the protocol, Investigative Drug Brochure (IDB), and/or Case Report Forms (CRFs).
• Performs review of the Clinical Study Report (CSR) and patient narratives.
• Available 24 hours per day, 7 days per week to respond to urgent protocol-related issues at the investigative sites.
• Attends and presents at Investigator Meetings.
• Provides therapeutic area/indication training for the project clinical team.
• Attends Kick-Off meetings, weekly team meetings, and client meetings, as needed or requested.
• Serves as Scientific Advisor and provides guidance to Project Managers on the medical and scientific aspects of assigned projects.

Job Requirements

With a medical qualification from an accredited medical school and relevant clinical experience, you should be fluent in English and willing to undertake travel as part of this role. A track record in scientific research, particularly in clinical trials, would be highly desirable. If you also have pharmaceutical industry experience, so much the better. 
EEO Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

We know that meaningful results require not only the right approach but also the right people. Regardless of your role, we invite you to reimagine healthcare with us. You will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve human health outcomes.

Whatever your career goals, we are here to ensure you get there!

We invite you to join IQVIA™.

Job ID: 1808595