Director of Strategic Clinical Research
Updated on 11/9/2023

201-500 employees

Efficient, accessible EEG system for emergency care
Company Overview
Ceribell, a rapidly expanding medical device start-up, is a pioneer in the field of neurological care, particularly for emergency and ICU patients. The company's primary product, a highly efficient and cost-effective EEG system, can be set up within minutes by any healthcare provider, making it a game-changer in the diagnosis and treatment of patients at risk for seizures. With the addition of Clarity, Ceribell now provides 24/7 continuous bedside EEG monitoring and alert, further solidifying its industry leadership.

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding





Sunnyvale, California

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

Sunnyvale, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Business & Strategy
Biology & Biotech
  • Integrity
  • Leadership
  • Innovation
  • Communication
  • Expertise
  • Collaboration
  • Continuous Learning
  • Education: An MD, PhD, or MD/PhD is a must.
  • 5-7 years of experience in clinical or medical affairs within the medical device industry.
  • Proficiency in guiding scientific and clinical research projects to meet company objectives.
  • Track record of designing hypothesis-generating studies, including retrospective or observational clinical research.
  • Substantial expertise in conducting in-depth analysis of scientific data, especially clinical and real-world datasets.
  • Extensive history of clinical research publication, including a well-established publication record.
  • Proficiency in conducting literature searches and critically evaluating and communicating findings.
  • Ability to build and maintain mutually respectful relationships with physicians and scientists.
  • Project and resource management skills that can effectively drive results.
  • Lead by example and instill a culture of excellence as you develop and execute a strategic clinical research plan in collaboration with the VP of Clinical Affairs and Chief Medical Advisors.
  • Foster creativity and rigor in your team of researchers, ensuring they collect and analyze clinical and real-world datasets with innovation, aligned with company needs.
  • Demonstrate exceptional communication skills as you assist with the preparation of manuscripts and abstracts, ensuring the clarity and efficacy of our knowledge-sharing efforts.
  • Utilize your expert medical and scientific knowledge to assess and interpret publications and data with the highest degree of accuracy, serving as a trusted source of insight.
  • Foster cross-functional collaboration, working seamlessly with internal teams to translate scientific knowledge into tangible support for Ceribell's medical and commercial activities.
  • Stay ahead of the curve by staying up-to-date with the latest medical and scientific literature, applying your insights to advance Ceribell's research areas.
Desired Qualifications
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the healthcare and medical device industry.
  • Experience in EEG, Software as a Medical Device (SaMD), and/or neurology.
  • Collaboration with external stakeholders on clinical research projects.
  • Expertise in leading medical communications strategies.
  • Experience in building or managing an investigator-initiated studies program.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial, and dynamic environment.