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Medical Director, Endocrinology/Neurology

  • Location

    San Francisco or Remote

  • Sector:

    Life Sciences

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  • Contact:

    Nikita Madan

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Medical Director, Clinical Development

Location: San Diego, CA

Type: Full Time Permanent

Salary: Competitive

My client is working on the discovery of drugs that modulate the adverse effects of excess cortisol related to a variety of diseases. They have an extenisve pipeline with over 15 different indications covering a many therapeutic areas. 


My client is looking for a Medical Director to join the clinical team and provide clinical leadership to the company's global endocrinology clinical trials. The ideal candidate will be a professional with a M.D. degree with at least 5 years of drug development experience This position reports directly to the CMO. 


  • Create and develop clinical studies from Phase I through Phase III
  • Write and review of protocols, investigator brochures, study reports and other clinical and regulatory documents
  • Develop scientific methods for design and implementation of applicable clinical protocols, data collection systems and final reports
  • Provide medical oversight and safety monitoring for ongoing clinical trials
  • Analyze, interpret and delivery of high quality clinical data
  • Participate in discussions and contribute to writing of Regulatory submissions including IND’s, CTAs, NDA/MAA
  • Participate in the development and review of publications


  • MD, board certified (or eligible) preferably in Endocrinology, Gastroenterology or Neurology
  • Requires at least 5 years of relevant clinical development experience
  • Relevant basic and/or clinical research experience in academic settings is viewed favorably
  • Strong clinical and scientific knowledge
  • Excellent communicator with proven leadership skills and the ability to interact in a cross functional environment
  • Comfortable in a fast-paced and nimble small company environment and able to adjust workload based upon changing priorities

I am a Clinical Development  market expert working with a large variety of clients across the Biotech and Pharmaceutical industries. If this role isn’t of interest to you, but you’d like to explore other opportunities in the market, please feel free to reach out directly. Contact Nikita Madan at 619-350-6341 or at