Medical Director, Respiratory (R1108667) in Durham, NC at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 1/13/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Durham, NC
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    1/13/2020
  • Job ID:
    R1108667

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.

The Associate Medical Director will 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.

Provide therapeutic medical and strategic expertise to business development activities.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The role includes predominantly Medical Monitoring responsibilities and Medical Strategic inputs as requested.

Medical Monitoring:

•Serves as Global and/Regional Medical Advisor on assigned projects.
•Serves as Scientific Advisor and provides guidance to Project Leaders on the medical and scientific aspects of 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.
•Performs medical review of the protocol, Investigative Drug Brochure (IDB), and/or Case Report Forms (CRFs).
•Provides therapeutic area/indication training for the project clinical team.
•Attends and presents 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.
•May perform medical review of adverse event coding.
•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.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Medical degree from an accredited and internationally recognized medical school with a curriculum relevant to general medical education
  • Specialty Board certification in respiratory area (pulmonology) area preferred
  • 5 - 7 years of prior relevant experience in general clinical medicine including experience in pulmonology (respiratory diseases)
  • Previous clinical research experience as an investigator or in the Pharma, CRO, or Biotech industry is required; or equivalent combination of education, training and experience

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.

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.

IQVIA is an EEO Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

IQVIA, Inc. provides reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities.  Applicants who require reasonable accommodation to submit an application for employment or otherwise participate in the application process should contact IQVIA’s Talent Acquisition team at workday_recruiting@iqvia.com to arrange for such an accommodation.



Job ID: R1108667