Clinical Research Physician
Madison, WI 
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Job Description
Job Overview:

The Clinical Research Physician will provide medical coverage for the Covance Clinical Research Unit (CCRU). As Principal Investigator/SubInvestigator, he/she is responsible for assuring the health and welfare of participants, performing medical procedures, ensuring proper conduct of the study trial, responding to all related medical decisions.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for protecting the rights, safety and welfare of participants under their care.
  • Responsible for ensuring that the clinical trial is conducted according to the investigational plan and all applicable regulations.
  • Provide medical and scientific feasibility of all new sponsor inquires.
  • Direct test article administration or dispensation.
  • Review and evaluate protocols and provide clinical and scientific support.
  • Liaise with sponsor regarding study design and site capabilities.
  • Interact with regulatory bodies as is relevant to clinical operations.
  • Attend study initiation meetings.
  • Present protocols at IRB/IEC meetings, as required.
  • Assist Operations and Client Managers with sponsor visits.
  • Perform pre-study physical examinations and review lab data to ensure volunteers are medically and mentally fit upon entering the study.
  • Perform on-study and post-study physical examinations to ensure that the physical and mental well being of volunteers is undiminished at the end of the study.
  • Inform Principal Investigator, IRB and Sponsor as appropriate of relevant events.
  • Review and sign CRFs at the conclusion of the study.
  • Delegate the above as appropriate.
  • Act as Principal Investigator/Co-Investigator as assigned by the Medical Director
  • Weekend and off-hours work as necessary
  • Active and unrestricted Wisconsin Medical License
  • DEA license ideal
  • CPR/AED Certified
  • Minimum of 3-5 years medical practice experience
  • Experience with clinical drug trials highly preferred
Covance is committed to diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer (Minority/Female/Individual with Disability/Veteran). Your confidentiality and privacy are important to us.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Experience
3 to 5 years
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