At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we're not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we're driving excellence and improving outcomes. We're treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.
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Note: Individuals are eligible to receive a COVID-19 booster five months after receiving the second dose of either the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine or two months after the J&J vaccine.
The Office of Technology Development (OTD) is seeking a Senior Pharmacology / Toxicology Associate to join our exciting team!
At MSK, extraordinary teams of scientists and clinicians work together on groundbreaking research which can lead to new cancer diagnostic and therapeutic inventions. The OTD's mission is to ensure that these inventions have the greatest chance of being developed and commercialized - so that these inventions both benefit patients and return the most value to MSK.
Provide advisory services to the Product Development Team and Principal Investigators (PI) to develop compound(s) in an efficient and timely manner following standard methodologies.
Be a Subject-Matter-Expert in designing non-clinical IND enabling studies to ensure programs are conducted at the right time and stages of development, and met expectation of regulatory agencies.
Work with clinical PI to ensure that the clinic protocol is aligned with non-clinical data and regulatory plan.
Participate in submission team meetings and manage and drive timelines for non-clinical portions of submissions.
Review and evaluate non-clinical data to determine the appropriate tabular and textual formats, clarity, logic, and order of presentation in IND dossier.
Be an expert writer for non-clinical documents that are consistent with FDA and ICH guidelines.
Work with IND office to initiate and maintain electronic study report and published literature repository, and contribute to the authoring, review, and approval process for documents within an electronic publishing system.
Attend Product Development Team and Department Group Meetings as needed to develop understanding of upcoming needs for non-clinical writing.
Review work of other writers (in-house or contract) for accuracy, quality, focus and adherence to format and stylistic requirements to ensure high quality documents.
May be assigned to mentor junior PhD level associates.
A professional who is comfortable working closely with others including senior faculty and staff.
An effective communicator, capable of determining how best to reach different audiences and carrying out communications based on that understanding.
Adept at creating partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives and goals
Willing to take action and eager to embrace new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy and enthusiasm
4+ years of experience and in-depth knowledge in non-clinical toxicology, pharmacokinetics, and/or pharmacology
Demonstrated proficiency in authoring sections of Investigational New Drug Application
Demonstrated knowledge of regulatory requirements of study types assigned, as well as Testing Facility SOPs and the Good Laboratory Practices (GLPs), as appropriate
Proficient knowledge of current federal regulations defined by the FDA, ICH, and EMA on products for human use.
Excellent technical scientific writing and verbal communication skills required
The ability to work with multiple complex projects and within cross-functional teams
We offer an outstanding compensation package, healthcare benefits, and retirement saving plan. Apply today and find out more!
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At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes. For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.
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