Medical Director - Principal Investigator
Location: San Antonio, Texas, United States
Requisition Number: 2753
Position Title: Medical Director - Investigator
Summary: Do you love helping people and making a difference through research? Worldwide Clinical Trials is hiring an Internal Medicine/Family Practice/ Physician on a permanent, full-time basis. Please note that within Worldwide, this role is titled as a Principal Investigator.
About Worldwide Clinical Trials, Early Phase: Located in San Antonio, TX, Worldwide’s Clinical Pharmacology Unit (CPU) is a top-notch, 207-bed full-service Phase 1 clinical research facility focused on providing superior customer service to our subjects, and sponsors. Founded by physicians we are focused on offering an uncommon experience to our employees and our customers.
Why This Could be Ideal for You:
- Zero interaction with insurance companies
- Most of the time early in-early out (0700-1600)
- Freedom from the monotony of private practice
- Minimal diagnostics
- A mix of practical medicine and sponsor interaction
- Opportunity to be on the frontline of new clinical research
- Work in San Antonio -- Forbes magazine's #1 Performing City in the US, based on growth, jobs, wages, and salaries, and technology output
- Work a flexible schedule
- You will perform physicals, medical history review, and complete all medical documentation according to the study protocol
- Daily assessment of any adverse events from the subjects
- Participate in weekly calls with client discussing the pharmacokinetic and safety of the drug being studied.
- On average, Work one weekend per month, and one week on-call per month
- Possess a thorough understanding of the requirements of each clinical protocol. Determine whether inclusion/exclusion criteria apply to the study population.
- Maintain protocol compliance. Does not implement any protocol deviations or changes without agreement by the sponsor and prior approval by the IRB (except to eliminate immediate hazards to the subject),
- Review the inclusion/exclusion criteria endpoint criteria, and investigational article use with the internal research team
- Provide the IRB with adequate information to review the study. Secures written IRB approval before initiating the study or instituting any changes to the protocol as approved.
- Assesses subject response to therapy, evaluates and addresses adverse experiences
- Meet regularly with the research team to discuss subject participation and protocol progress
- Train Sub-Investigators
- Perform other duties as assigned. The duties and responsibilities listed above are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and are not necessarily all-inclusive
Skills & Abilities:
- Excellent bedside manner
- At least 2 years’ experience in performing physicals, assessing, and treating patients
- Strong supervision interpersonal and communication skills
- Must be punctual and have a flexible work schedule
- Must express empathy and respect for subjects
- Medical Doctor (M.D.) degree, active Texas medical license, and be board eligible/certified in
- At least 5 years of family or internal medicine experience.
- Clinical Trials Research experience
Employment Type: Regular
Community / Marketing Title: Medical Director - Principal Investigator
We’re a global, mid-size CRO that pushes boundaries, innovates and invents — because the path to a cure for the world’s most persist diseases is not paved by those who play it safe, but by those who take pioneering, creative approaches, and implement them with quality and excellence. We are experts, bright thinkers, dreamers and doers and, together, we are changing the way the world experiences CROs, in the best possible way.
Location_formattedLocationLong: San Antonio, Texas US
CountryEEOText_Description: Worldwide Clinical Trials is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment on any basis including age, sex, color, race, creed, national origin, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, political belief or disability.