This position will report to a Vice President/Unit Leader and will be responsible for planning, coordinating & managing clinical studies in HD aimed at developing and validating clinical scales and performing clinimetric research.
The successful candidate will:
Plan and manage large multi-site clinical studies through CRO’s and academic/industrial collaborators
Provide medical/scientific input and drive/contribute to the creation of relevant clinical documents required for the implementation, monitoring and evaluation of clinical trials
Review work produced by project site teams and ensure that studies are completed on time and within budget; monitor recruitment progress
Manage collaborative relationships with clinical investigators globally to ensure timely execution of clinical studies
Manage fiscal performance of the studies and maintain close control of study costs
Work independently while leading the study teams and directing the work of team members
Proactively contribute to ongoing scientific dialog for various Foundation programs
M.D. or Ph.D. degree
At least 5 years of direct experience in clinical research in pharma/biotech or academic settings with focus on scale development, assessment training, and/or clinimetrics
Demonstrated knowledge of clinical trial components and support functions
Knowledge of FDA and ICH regulations regarding Good Clinical Practice (GCP)
CRO, contract management, and budgetary experience
Excellent interpersonal skills, and both written and oral communication skills
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About CHDI Management, Inc.
About CHDI Foundation, Inc:
CHDI is a private, not-for-profit research organization. We work with an international network of scientists to discover drugs that slow the progression of Huntington’s disease (HD).
We seek to accelerate scientific progress by serving as a collaborative enabler. We encourage and support cooperation and collaboration among HD researchers. Our strategy is to encourage researchers to develop practical ideas, useful research materials, and powerful technologies, often by providing financial support.
Our activities extend from exploratory biology to the identification and validation of therapeutic targets, and from drug discovery and development to clinical studies and trials.
About CHDI Management, Inc:
CHDI Management, Inc. was established in 2002 to provide administrative, management and grant making services to CHDI Foundation, Inc.
About our Donors:
CHDI’s activities focus solely on the development of drugs that delay or slow Huntington’s disease. We are indebted to our donors, whose generosity and guidance have made possible this exclusive focus on science.