Associate Medical Director, Medical Evaluation

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Contract
  2. PV Officer/Associate
  3. United States
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Posting date: 01 Aug 2019

Proclinical is currently seeking an Associate Medical Director for an 18-month contract role in a biotechnology company located in Cambridge, MA, but the position can be onsite or remote. Successful candidate will be responsible for the medical content and assessment of post-marketing and/or clinical trial adverse event reports, and serving as a medical resource for the SABR GCM, AR & SS team, SABR department, and other cross-functional teams as needed.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Ensure adequacy of recording, summarization, and handling of adverse events for marketed and developmental products.
  • Assess seriousness and expectedness for reported adverse events.
  • Assess company causality for relevant adverse events.
  • Ensure accurate coding of adverse events and serving as a resource to the medical coding staff.
  • Ensure due diligence in characterizing adverse events.
  • Author analyses of similar events for select serious adverse reactions.
  • Monitor global case review activities to ensure adequate timeliness of medical review.
  • Liaise with program & product physicians to ensure consistency in approach to medical review as well as ensure focused oversight on critical areas related to ongoing safety analyses.
  • Conduct oversight activities of global case medical review quality.
  • Provide consultation for medically related questions from participating vendors, affiliates, etc.
  • Participate in inspection readiness activities and regulatory inspections.
  • Provide training on medical topics to the global case management team.
  • Participate in operational excellence initiatives.
  • Compliance with corporate and department SOPs and conventions while maintaining a working knowledge of global safety guidelines and regulations.
  • Monitor marketed or investigational products and adhere to safety regulations worldwide.
  • Train and mentor new/junior physicians and safety associates.
  • Working knowledge of cGCP and GVP regulations, 21CFR Part 11, MedDRA and HIPAA.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Graduate of a recognized, accredited medical school.
  • 3+ years' experience in a drug safety surveillance setting within the pharmaceutical/biopharmaceutical industry or in a clinical setting.

To Apply:

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In case you have difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please call Brendan Dunn at (+1) 646-481-1930 or upload your resume on our website -

A full job description is available on request.

Proclinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.