Job Title
Field Medical Director

Position Overview
The Field Medical Director (FMD) is a part-time position reporting into the VP of medical affairs. The FMD works closely with the VP of medical affairs and the MSL team to operationalize Phase IIIB and IV clinical trials including expanded access programs. Available for C-suite presentations at large academic institutes and IDNs. Mentor MSLs and provide disease state training.

Duties and Responsibilities
• “on-call” for clinical trial operational issues
• Medical monitor for clinical trials
• Mentor MSLs
• Provide high level C-suite guidance for the field team
• Training of MSLs

Qualifications
• Education and experience:
o MD
o Prior hospital drug launch experience
• Specialized knowledge:
o Critical care
o Clinical operations
• Other skills and abilities:
o Excellent presentation skills
o Ability to convey complex ideas in simple and easy to understand fashion

Direct Reports (“None” if non-supervisor position)
None

Physical Demands
Ability to travel 50-75% of the time

To inquire about any of our employment opportunities, please forward your resume and a cover letter to Human Resources .

La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company is an equal-opportunity employer.