Oncology Medical Monitor Consultant

US - Nationwide
Jan 25, 2018
Mar 02, 2018
Healthcare, Research
Full Time
Westat is an employee-owned corporation providing research services to agencies of the U.S. Government, as well as businesses, foundations, and state and local governments. Westat's research, technical, and administrative staff of more than 2,000 is located at our headquarters in Rockville, Maryland, near Washington, DC.

Job Summary

Westat is seeking an experienced clinical trialist to join our team as a Medical Monitor Consultant for commercial oncology trials at a 30% level of effort. The candidate could be based anywhere in the US, but must be able to communicate via state of the art communication technology, e.g. Skype, webinar, etc. Approximately 10% time would be for travel to clinical sites and/or meetings.

Job Responsibilities

Responsibilities and duties include, but are not limited to: working with our commercial clients on oncology research; assume the lead of pharmacovigilance program; provide oversight to protocol development; assume the chair of the data and safety monitoring committee; collaborate with other members of the health care team (e.g., nurses, pharmacists, statisticians, data managers); review of statistical output; medical writing; and provide input to business development.

Job Requirements

· A medical oncologist, MD is required, PhD is desirable.
· 10 or more years of experience as a medical oncologist, preferably in an academic setting.
· Membership in professional oncology associations and societies.

The desired candidate will have experience with drug development, in commercial oncology research. The successful candidate must have excellent verbal and medical writing skills. The candidate must be able to work well with other members of the team.
Westat offers competitive benefits with ESOP, 401k, Health, Dental, paid vacation, sick and holiday leave, professional development as well as other benefits.

Any offer of employment may be contingent upon receipt of acceptable results from a post-offer background screening, if required for the position, based on the specific position which may include, for example, identity verification, employment history, or criminal records history.

Westat is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, genetic information, gender identity, or any other protected status under applicable law.