Cutting-edge biotechnology company specializing in the development of AAV retinal gene therapies.
As the Medical Director of Clinical Development, you will play a pivotal role in driving the clinical development of our AAV retinal gene therapies. You will leverage your MD qualification, ophthalmology expertise, and hands-on experience in early-phase/translation studies to guide the clinical strategy and execution. This is a unique opportunity to be part of a dynamic team that is revolutionizing the field of gene therapies and making a meaningful impact on patients’ lives.
- Provide medical leadership and strategic direction for the development of AAV retinal gene therapies, from early-phase through translation to clinical trials.
- Collaborate cross-functionally with internal teams and external partners to design and execute clinical development plans.
- Review and interpret clinical trial data, ensuring the highest scientific and medical standards are met.
- Act as a key liaison with regulatory agencies, participating in discussions and submissions as needed.
- Contribute to the preparation of clinical study documents, including protocols, investigator brochures, and clinical study reports.
- Engage in KOL interactions, medical education, and scientific communication related to the company’s products and therapeutic areas.
- Stay current with advancements in the field of gene therapies and ophthalmology to provide strategic insights.
- Medical Doctor (MD) qualification is required.
- Significant experience in ophthalmology, preferably with a focus on retinal diseases.
- Proven track record in clinical development, with hands-on experience in early-phase and translation studies.
- Understanding of gene therapies and related technologies is a plus.
- Excellent communication and leadership skills, with the ability to work collaboratively in cross-functional teams.
- Prior experience in interacting with regulatory agencies is desirable.