Associate Vice President – Clinical Design Physician – Neuroscience & Pain

Eli Lilly and Company

Clinical Design provides clinical program and trial design leadership and expertise within Eli Lilly – designing novel clinical programs to answer scientific questions, align with the corporate and asset strategies, and enable delivery. The value proposition is achieved by applying design excellence competencies and principles related to value-based research, data-driven decisions, and accelerated delivery. Clinical Design leverages internal and external information within and across therapeutic areas to provide modern, innovative solutions to Lilly’s drug development needs.

The purpose of the Clinical Design Physician is to provide Medical and scientific leadership in the clinical program and trial design of assets approaching and/or primarily in Phases II to IV. In order to accomplish this, the Clinical Design Physician must have a deep understanding of the biopharmaceutical industry, drug development process, the therapeutic area that is relevant for the programs in development, clinical research, and clinical program and study design. Thus, the Clinical Design Physician provides scientific, clinical, and therapeutic expertise/application, and leadership in the creation of program and trial designs that can be executed.

The Clinical Design Physician may be called upon to participate on additional items including but not limited to protocols, publications, regulatory interactions, internal executive and governance presentations, external key opinion leader interactions, medical outreach/advocacy, and industry conferences.

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