Therapeutic Area Lead/Biomarker Strategy Lead (Musculoskeletal)

Sep 15, 2021

Job Description

800 biomarker discovery and development projects, across more than 100 clinical studies, which generate 20 petabytes and 2 million patient-years of data! All waiting for you to unlock the next breakthrough in medicine.

Biomarkers are critical components of translational research, enabling robust therapeutic and mechanistic hypothesis testing in early clinical development, and as precision medicine enablers e.g. defining patient subpopulations, predicting patient responses, and use as diagnostics.

As a Therapeutic Area Lead in NIBR Biomarker Development you will be responsible for:
• Representing Biomarker Development on Cardiovascular and Metabolism, Musculoskeletal or Hepatology, Renal, Hematology and Respiratory Disease Area Decision Boards to identify, develop, and drive disease and mechanistic biology, translational pharmacology and precision medicine approaches for the portfolio
• Leading a dedicated matrixed group of biomarker subject matter experts and project team representatives to develop and oversee clinical project strategies, plans and timelines in partnership with line function leaders
• Leading strategic working groups centered on integrating and analyzing large-scale patient “omics” data sets to identify new indications, endpoints, and responsive patient subpopulations
• Providing thought leadership with other BMD TAHs to identify synergies and drive innovation across our large and diverse clinical portfolio
• Implementing strategies in close collaboration with the BMD global organization which includes over 100 associates with expertise in all aspects of biomarker science i.e. genetics, genomics, molecular and cellular, digital devices, imaging and data sciences

Please note this is a Therapeutic Area Lead role for the Musculoskeletal disease therapeutic area. We are also open to candidates with experience from different therapeutic areas in additional to some relevant experience in Musculoskeletal.

Minimum Requirements

Translational Medicine
Research & Development
Full Time

Therapeutic Area Lead/Biomarker Strategy Lead (Musculoskeletal)

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