Drug Safety Physician

Location: Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Salary: competitive
Job Type: Contract
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Drug Safety Physician

The Drug Safety Physician will be responsible for ongoing medical evaluation/review and assessment of the risk-benefit profile for the drugs in development. They will also provide PV and risk management expertise to both internal and external schedule. This position is for on-site, not home-based.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Development of overall risk management plans, pharmacovigilance strategies, and risk minimization
  • Maintain knowledge of product, product environment, and up-to-date literature
  • Lead cross function Safety Management Teams (SMTs) and GPE internal Safety Analysis Teams (SATs) Signal detection and analysis
  • Identify and implement proactive safety analysis strategies to further define the safety profile
  • Lead aggregate safety data reviewing activities and coordinate safety surveillance activities


  • M.D. Degree or degree in pharmacy, biological sciences or related disciplines.
  • For other degrees, advanced post-graduate qualifications (e.g. Master or PhD are preferred)
  • For M.D., minimum 3 years' experience; for other degrees minimum 5 years' experience in Pharmacovigilance or related field.

If you believe you're a strong candidate for the Drug Safety Physician role, send your most up-to-date resume to b.forsen(at)realstaffin.com, and provide your availability to discuss this role further.

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