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Medical Director, Global Medical Affairs Rare Disease

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Chicago, Illinois
  • Salary: US$175000 - US$235000 per year
  • Job reference: 259031/001_1547240413
  • Sector: Medical Affairs, EPM Scientific
  • Date posted: 11/01/2019

Medical Director, Global Medical Affairs Lead, Rare Disease

Summary of Position

A leading innovative biotech has decided to expand their pipeline to include a gene therapy focus. With a deep pipeline with over 13 new disease states, they are actively looking to grow the team.

Medical Director Responsibilities:

  • Developing the global medical strategy for rare disease and early asset strategies through deep understanding of medical practice to maximize access and reimbursement
  • Developing and leading execution of GMA strategy, including external stakeholder management, communication, evidence generation, and medical education
  • Developing and leading execution of a global medical communication strategy, including clinical narrative framework, scientific platform, core content, congresses, and publications
  • Developing global external stakeholder engagement strategy to strengthen understanding of the unmet need and medical value of leukemia to appropriate patients

Medical Director, Global Medical Affairs Lead Rare Disease Qualifications:

  • MD/PhD/PharmD/MBBS
  • 5 years of Medical Affairs experience in orphan drugs or rare diseases is preferred
  • Clinical/disease knowledge base in rare diseases


  • Excellent 401K matching plan
  • Competitive base salary and bonus structure
  • Ability for rapid growth

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