Senior Medical Director

  1. Interim/Contract
Boston, USA
  1. Clinical Development, Clinical/Medical Writing
Posted: 11/04/2024

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Hoboson Prior is seeking a Senior Medical Director for a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company. The successful candidate will be responsible for leading the clinical study protocol development process, reviewing and interpreting study results, and providing medical monitoring for active studies. This role is pivotal in extending and improving the lives of patients with cancer by designing and developing next-generation immunotherapies.

Please note that to be considered for this role you must have the right to work in this location.

Key Responsibilities

  • Lead the clinical study protocol/amendment development process by translating the strategy and approved concept into executable, efficient clinical protocols and related documents.
  • Collaborate with internal/external experts in Clinical Development, Biostatistics, Clinical Pharmacology, Translational Medicine, Clinical Operations and Data Management to support clinical trial execution.
  • Lead the review, analysis, and interpretation of study results and assure appropriate data review and accurate data reporting.
  • Identify study issues by reviewing and monitoring emerging clinical data related to safety, efficacy. Identify risks and collaborate with the team to ensure risk mitigation.
  • Provide medical monitoring for active studies or work closely with medical monitor(s) to ensure patient safety, study integrity and data quality.


  • MD (or equivalent medical degree) with post-graduate training and patient care experience in a relevant field of oncology required. Training in immunology is a plus.
  • Experience in oncology drug development within the pharmaceutical industry and/or at clinical sites. Experience with early and late stage development of immune-oncology therapeutics is preferred.
  • Proven experience in all aspects of conducting clinical trials (e.g., planning, executing, monitoring, reporting, and publishing) in a global/matrixed environment.
  • Strong ability to interact with investigators; established global physician network is a plus.
  • Thorough understanding of clinical trial design, statistical analysis methodology, and regulatory/clinical development processes.

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