Medical Director, Global Patient Safety Innovation, TA Immuno-Oncology (all genders)

Posted 01 Jul 2019

Darmstadt, Hesse - Germany

Req Id 191250


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Your role: The role of the Global Patient Safety Medical Director is to ensure effective proactive medical safety strategies for the assigned development compound(s) and/or marketed product(s) in the field of immuno-oncology; delivery of safety aspects for clinical development; and risk management and benefit-risk evaluation. This includes delivery of the medical evaluation of single safety case reports based on medical judgement and clinical experience; safety signal detection and evaluation activities; all periodic safety reports, risk management plans and regulatory documents; ensuring definition, implementation and evaluation of risk mitigation activities, and safety input to clinical trial activities as appropriate.


Who you are:

  • Physician with broad clinical experience (several years of medical experience as a physician)
  • Fluent in written and spoken English
  • Broad industry experience (minimum 5 years), preferably including both clinical development and pharmacovigilance experience (including medical safety evaluation and safety  decision-making based on clinical acumen and medical judgment)
  • Excellent knowledge of product development process and experience of cross-functional team work.
  • Preferentially prior experience with NDA/BLA or equivalent regulatory submissions or working experience from a Regulatory Agency on reviewing submission files
  • Firsthand experience in handling safety issues related to known target organ toxicities (e.g. hepatic, renal, hematological) and good medical understanding of the relevant therapeutic area(s)

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