The Clinical Trial Liaison is responsible for providing non-promotional scientific, educational, and research support for client’s clinical studies. The CTL should be highly trained in assigned therapeutic area and well-versed in clinical research and practice. A primary focus of this role and basis for measuring CTL performance is the ability to identify appropriate patients with Agitation in Alzheimer’s Disease (AAD) and their treating physicians, support acceleration of clinical studies completion through identification of new clinical sites, collaboration with existing sites, and/or enrollment of appropriate patients in client-sponsored clinical trial.
• Establishes and maintains strong working relationships with Principal Investigators (PIs) and clinical trial sites to support the enrollment and conduct of clinical studies
• Works with internal Clinical Development and Clinical Operations leads and trial sites to understand and implement study protocols effectively; partners with sites to develop and implement effective local and regional subject recruitment strategies, facilitate escalation of investigator questions/concerns, recruitment/retention initiatives and clinical site & investigators meetings as it relates to recruitment strategies
• Identifies physicians currently managing patients with Agitation in Alzheimer’s Disease (AAD) and cultivates a network of experts in treatment of AAD at academic and community centers to identify new trial sites and/or drive patient referrals and rapid enrolment
• Provides field insight to the study teams related to trends for the identification and recruitment of the patients
• Follows up with site post initiation to ensure patient enrolment is run smoothly, identifies challenges, issues and barriers, reports back and works with study teams and sites to develop solutions
• Develops a network and heat maps of HCPs/hospitals involved in study specific diagnosis and management of patients
• Adhere to regulatory and compliance guidelines and company policies.
• Address administrative and reporting needs on a timely basis or as requested by management, including documenting of CTL activities into Customer Relationship Management (CRM) as required
• Advanced degree in clinical specialty (PharmD, PhD, MD) with clinical experience
• 5+ years’ experience as an MSL/CTL or senior clinical development role
• 3+ years CNS (ideally Alzheimer) experience required
• Experience in clinical research, patient recruitment, and investigator sponsored trials
• Self-starter, highly accountable, and skilled problem solver
• Very good understanding of networking and patient enrolment strategies
• Willingness to travel extensively across a number of regions
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