Medical Officer

Location
Rockville, MD, US
Posted
Apr 07, 2021
Ref
2021-10019
Hotbed
BioCapital
Required Education
Other
Position Type
Full time
Overview

We are currently searching for a Medical Officer to provide support to the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This opportunity is a full-time position with MSC, and it is on-site in Rockville, MD.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Review and comment on the scientific merit and the design of clinical trials and large observational studies related to asthma, rhinitis, rhinosinusitis, food allergy, atopic dermatitis and mechanisms of allergy that are proposed or planned to be conducted by Program-funded clinical networks or as investigator-initiated clinical trials.
  • Work cooperatively with Program Managers, Regulatory Officers and Program-funded investigators in advancing and finalizing the design and organization of clinical trials and large observational studies related to asthma, rhinitis, rhinosinusitis, food allergy, atopic dermatitis and mechanisms of allergy.
  • Ensure that clinical trial and large observational study protocols related to asthma, rhinitis, rhinosinusitis, food allergy, atopic dermatitis and mechanisms of allergy clinical trials and large observational studies undergo appropriate reviews and meet milestones towards study activation.
  • Assume the role of Medical Monitor for clinical trials and large observational studies related to asthma, rhinitis, rhinosinusitis, food allergy, atopic dermatitis and mechanisms of allergy and ensure, in cooperation with Program Managers, Regulatory Officers and other staff that the studies are conducted under current Good Clinical Practice (GCP) principles and guidelines.
  • Work cooperatively with study investigators, statisticians and data and clinical coordinating centers in conducting data analysis and in planning, drafting and reviewing publications deriving from Program-funded clinical networks or investigator-initiated clinical trials and large observational studies related to asthma, rhinitis, rhinosinusitis, food allergy, atopic dermatitis and mechanisms of allergy.
  • Participate in regular and ad hoc staff meetings and meetings with visiting scientists or other NIH visitors.
  • Provide expert opinion on scientific questions in the fields of asthma, rhinitis, rhinosinusitis, food allergy, atopic-dermatitis and mechanisms of allergy.


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Requirements

  • MD degree with active US medical license, required.
  • Minimum of two (2) years of related experience.
  • Clinical training in allergy, pulmonary medicine or dermatology or training in internal medicine or pediatrics with demonstrable clinical experience in allergy, required.
  • Prior involvement in clinical trials as an investigator or medical monitor, required


Company Description

We are a trusted government partner that blends deep domain expertise with advanced technologies to help our customers solve complex problems that improve, protect, and save lives. As a rapidly growing company, we combine entrepreneurial spirit, customer focus, and an outcomes-based approach to support agency missions in health IT, life sciences, public safety, and grants management.

The Dovel Family of Companies offers employees an opportunity to advance beyond a specific role or contract, we offer a path to develop an enriching career. We believe in empowering a culture of innovation, customer success, and employee growth.

What you'll get...
  • Time Off! Flexible schedules and company paid holidays allow you to take the time you need.
  • Investment in YOU! 401(K) company contributions are yours to keep with no waiting period.
  • Choices! Unique healthcare plans to choose from with options like fertility and orthodontia benefits.
  • Discovery! With our tuition assistance and training programs, we support your career advancement.
  • Tax Savings! Enroll in pre-tax Health or Dependent Care Flexible Spending, HSA with company contributions, parking, and/or transit commuter benefits.
  • Support! Working parents and busy professionals - we've got you covered with a supportive culture, confidential Employee Assistance Program and a membership to Care.com.
  • Perks! Employee discounts, peer recognition programs, company-wide wellness challenges, and fun community events.
  • A Voice! A unique culture where you can influence decisions and have your voice heard.


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer with a commitment to diversity. All individuals, regardless of personal characteristics, are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or veteran status.