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Medical Director
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Seattle, WA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • MD with a minimum of 15 years' experience; or
  • Medically licensed, Fellowship and/or Board certified
  • Proven ability to work in a startup environment
  • Strong team interaction and communication skills
  • Demonstrated strong leadership presence and the ability to work effectively with other clinical and scientific leaders
  • Demonstrate a passion for helping patients with cancer and for the science of oncology
  • Recognized collaborative style with internal company leadership, external development partners and investigators/medical professionals
  • Demonstrated ability to operate as a team player, working well in a team environment both as a leader and a key contributor
  • Provide medical oversite of clinical trials
  • Work effectively to collaborate with multifunctional team including but not limited to safety science, medical writing, translational science, biostatistics, data management, and clinical operations
  • Provide protocol specific training to sites and internal personal
  • Provide subject matter expertise to the development of documents to include but not limited to protocols or protocol amendments, investigator brochures, and briefing books for regulatory interactions
  • Evaluate safety and efficacy data and assist with interpretation
  • Participate in ongoing data review and data cleaning to support ongoing clinical trials
  • Maintain background disease specific knowledge relevant to ongoing and planned clinical trials
  • Develop and maintain knowledge of competitive therapeutic landscape
  • Prepare clinical development plans that integrate pre-clinical and early clinical findings while working to ensure cross-functional alignment on an ongoing basis throughout the phases of clinical development
  • Design scientifically rigorous and maximally cost-effective clinical protocols that are aligned with the clinical development plan
  • Present and defend protocols and clinical development plans at internal governance forums
  • Lead development of clinical study documents to be used in regulatory interactions and filings
  • Evaluate safety, pharmacology, and efficacy data from ongoing and completed studies to inform clinical strategy
  • Manage the safety monitoring of clinical trials and studies
  • Prepare clinical protocol and review investigator brochure
Desired Qualifications
  • A minimum of 3 years of relevant experience as a Medical Director in the biotech or pharmaceutical industry
  • Clinical Oncology experience with a focus on solid tumors
  • Experience with cellular therapy clinical trials
  • Early and late phase clinical trial experience
Lyell Immunopharma

201-500 employees