Medical Director- Oncology Clinical Development - (I-0/Multiple Myeloma)
Site Name: USA - Pennsylvania - Upper Providence, UK - Hertfordshire - Stevenage, USA - Massachusetts - Waltham Posted Date: Nov 23 2021 Are you a physician scientist seeking to use your oncology clinical research skills in the area of multiple myeloma? If so, joining GSK at this exciting time may be of interest to look closer. Do you want to be part of a highly regarded and rapidly growing Oncology R&D team focused on improving the lives of cancer patients? If so, this Medical Directorship is an excellent opportunity to explore. GSK is expanding the Oncology Clinical Development organization and we are seeking experienced professionals to join our exciting journey. GSK Oncology has a commitment to the discovery and development of new oncology therapies with the life-changing potential of helping patients with cancer, specifically in four areas of cancer research: • Immuno-Oncology • Cell/Gene Therapy • Tumor Cell Targeting • Synthetic Lethality For more information on these areas of focus, read GSK's: https://us.gsk.com/en-us/careers/a-career-in-oncology/ 2020 Annual Report: https://www.gsk.com/en-gb/investors/corporate-reporting/annual-report-2020/ The Medical Director as a study physician will be responsible for clinical research activities pertaining to advancing the development of GSK's clinical portfolio and will also have responsibility for engaging in medical dialogues with relevant scientific and medical leaders in order to lead clinical data generation activities. This individual will also have a leading role in managing effective relationships with Key Opinion Leaders. Job Responsibilities: Collaborate with physicians, scientists, regulatory professionals, biostatisticians, regulatory, executive staff and others as necessary to development and execution of clinical trials from beginning to end. Contribute to ongoing or planned interventional clinical trials (phase 1-3) In collaboration with clinical teams, drive clinical trial execution to achieve timely completion and to ensure scientific integrity of clinical studies. Assume medical responsibility for clinical trials including active participation in real-time medical monitoring of studies, including patient eligibility assessment, study design questions and safety data review. Conduct safety monitoring in collaboration with CRO pharmacovigilance group of active clinical studies. Analysis, interpretation and presentation of clinical study data. Participate in authoring of regulatory documents and Collaborate with colleagues in Regulatory Affairs, CMC, Toxicology, Research, Pharmacology to respond to health authority and ethics committee queries. Participate in clinical study report writing and review, using medical expertise to identify ways to best analyze and present data Collaborate with Principal Investigators in the evaluation and assessment of publications (abstracts, posters, manuscripts) associated with clinical data. Network extensively to develop long-term strategic partnerships with thought leaders both internally and externally, in support of GSK's vision. Represent GSK at medical meetings, advisory boards and outreach meetings as needed/appropriate. *LI-GSK #ASH21 Why you? Basic Qualifications: We are looking for professionals with these required skills to achieve our goals: MD (or equivalent) with board certification or board qualifications in medical oncology. At least 3 years of clinical development experience within the pharmaceutical or biotechnology industry with focus and strong track record of experience with leading oncology clinical trials. Strong working knowledge of the clinical drug development process Track record in the conduct/participation in clinical trials (investigator initiated, company sponsored or cooperative group trials) and their subsequent publications. Successful academic research publication history or history of medical practice in a relevant field. Preferred Qualifications: US State Licensure to practice medicine is desirable. Solid personal and professional relationships with key opinion leaders (KOLs) in medical oncology. Strong credibility within the US medical community which includes the ability to reach out to key thought leaders in academia. Why GSK? At GSK, we have already delivered unprecedented change over the past four years, improving R&D, becoming a leader in Consumer Health, strengthening our leadership, and transforming our commercial execution. Now, we're making the biggest changes we've made to our business in over 20 years. We're on track to separate and create two new companies in 2022: New GSK with a leading portfolio of vaccines and specialty medicines as well as R&D based on immune system and genetics science; and a new world-leading consumer healthcare company of loved and trusted brands. With new ambition comes new purpose. For New GSK, this is to unite science, talent and technology to get ahead of disease together - all with the clear ambition of delivering human health impact; stronger and more sustainable shareholder returns; and as a new GSK where outstanding people thrive. Getting ahead means preventing disease as well as treating it. How we do all this is through our people and our culture. 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