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As a top five CRO, we have worked on 100+ marketed drugs across several therapeutic areas and conducted the pivotal or supportive trials that led to FDA and/or international regulatory approval of 45+ such drugs.


At PRA Health Sciences, providing innovative solutions for our clients is what we do. From full service clinical development to the pioneering Embedded SolutionsTM model, PRA provides a broad spectrum of solutions that meet the demands of a diverse marketplace.


At PRA, borders do not create boundaries.  PRA’s success is dependent upon our ability to attract and retain a talented team of diverse professionals.  Our growing workforce is comprised of over 10,000 employees, spanning 13 time zones across six continents and who speak more than 30 languages – yet operate in unison as one worldwide PRA community.


In this challenging role, the Medical Director (MD) will be assuming responsibilities for the ethical medical aspects of the study and provide continuous medical monitoring during the study conduct. The MD's tasks will include:

  • Providing medical expertise to all departments on drug development
  • Providing benefit/risk evaluations throughout the life cycle of the compound during study design, generation of study protocol, CRF, informed consent, investigator drug brochure, statistical analyst plan, and other study material selection and recruitment of investigational sites.
  • Reviewing laboratory and other patient's data, codes for medical history, adverse events and provide overall medical expertise to entire project team for the life of the trial
  • Supporting Business Development
  • Preparing and facilitating internal and external training


Successful candidates for the Medical Director position should be licensed physicians possibly with board certification in General Medicine.  Along with the medical skill set, this position requires an individual with project leadership and good communications skills. If not first language, candidates need to be fluent in speaking and writing English.


Together with a competitive salary, we offer flexible schedule, pleasant working environment, and a comprehensive range of benefits. As we continue to expand, there will be career opportunities on a truly global scale.


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