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Sr. Medical Director / Medical Director - Oncology - US

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Dover, DE 19904
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Job Overview

Reporting to the Executive Medical Director, the primary role of the incumbent will be to serve as a physician providing subject matter and drug development expertise. He/She will be expected to be a key contributor to the medical strategy and execution of clinical programs. Furthermore, the Sr. Medical Director will play a key role in people leadership/management, client relations, and business development representing Covance in proposals and industry meetings as needed. This is a remote home-based role with travel (US and Global) as needed.

Additional responsibilities include;

+ Medical data review

+ Develop, review, and revise protocols, CRF, training materials, code/data tables, listing and figures

+ Actively participates and assists in preparations for investigator meetings

+ Medical and safety monitoring

+ Participates in project risk assessment activities

+ Provides clinical and medical expertise to other Covance departments

+ Contributes to the scientific strategic leadership for a given therapeutic area


+ MD degree with specialization in Oncology preferred

+ Board Certification history

+ Relevant sub specialty fellowship training

+ Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

+ Ability to travel with the US and globally


+ A minimum of 5 years clinical research experience within a Pharma or CRO environment

+ Previous experience in medical practice/patient care

+ Experience supporting Phase I – IV clinical trials

+ Strong knowledge and experience with Oncology clinical trials

Job Number 2019-29138

Job Category Clinical Operations Entry Level

Position Type Full-Time

Covance is committed to diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer (Minority/Female/Individual with Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity). Your confidentiality and privacy are important to us.

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