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Medical Director, Medical Affairs, Dermatology


Medical Director, Medical Affairs, Dermatology

📍 Location: Hybrid (East Coast)

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The Role:

We are looking for a Medical Director, Medical Affairs who will report to the VP at a high-growth, versatile, global pharmaceutical company with a history of FDA approvals and a healthy pipeline. You will provide medical and scientific resources in the development and implementation of strategy, as well as lead and coordinate all activities linked to the dermatologic pipeline.



Develop specific phase 3b/4 trial strategy in conjunction with the clinical development team, including study prioritization
Lead the medical department in regulatory interactions, ISS, expert advisory board meetings, external professional societies, seminars, and congresses
Responsible for developing a specific medical education strategy (CME, medical grants, professional societies) in conjunction with the VP, incorporating them into the medical affairs plans, and assessing their impact.
Collaborate and work cross-functionally with HEOR groups on related activities, guiding trial design, providing input into economic models/endpoints, supporting data review for secondary publications
Collaborate with clinical development, pharmacovigilance, medical information, commercial, finance, communication, and field-based teams
Reviews press releases and all external public relations materials for the accuracy of medical and scientific content
Supports Medical Information and Field MSLs training and governance
Participates in the interpretation of regulatory guidelines and directives to judge risk and causality
Responsible for providing medical input to market strategy, marketing plans and promotional campaigns
Responsible for medical input to commercial advisory boards, speaker training, and other marketing activities as needed
Participates in the development of medical product support and development plans in concert with Sales and Marketing. Assists Marketing in developing external relationships with academic and community medical departments, professional associations, and P&T committees


Qualifications & Skills:

MD, Ph.D., with prior direct patient care or management experience in medical affairs of inflammatory diseases, or clinical trial management experience.
5+ years of industry experience, in a pharmaceutical or biotech company
Immunology / Dermatology experience
Strong strategic mindset, and understanding of physician, patient, and payer needs in a changing healthcare delivery environment.
Strong project management skills and budget management experience.


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