Study Physician - London

Recruiter
hVIVO PLC
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
17 Jan 2018
Closes
18 Feb 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
hVIVO would like to recruit a Study Physician based at our London site. The purpose of the role is to determine eligibility of volunteer subjects during screening to establish suitability for participation in our clinical trials and to continue to assess and monitor changes in their clinical condition throughout their participation during quarantine. The Study Physician will ensure all assessments and procedures are carried out and documented within the protocol requirements/SOP/OIs and according to ICH GCP and other statutory instruments and GMC requirements. Main Responsibilties: Conduct research protocols in a manner that ensures quality, integrity, consistency, timeliness, accuracy and subject safety; Maintain thorough knowledge of ICH guidelines regarding ‘Good Clinical Practices’ and apply the same during the conduct of the trial. Clinical Duties Perform, supervise and review clinical procedures as required within protocol Perform informed consent procedures ensuring maintenance of ICH GCP standards throughout; Provide clinical support and expertise to clinical staff in the unit Observe study participants for the onset of adverse and/or unexpected events Administer emergency medical care as required according to SOP/OI and national guidelines. Prescribe appropriate study medication (when applicable) to each study participant Develop and maintain accurate records/logs for drug dispensing, accountability and inventory, including any rescue medications Study and Volunteer Management Assist the Senior Study Physician and/or Sub-Investigator in staffing requirements and input in overall scheduling of staff Recording of subject information into the source documentation and/or CRF as per study requirements Completion of study specific documentation e.g. subject enrolment logs Thorough assessment of subjects for eligibility into a study according to protocol Ensures informed consent procedures with the subject prior to the subject undergoing any procedures Ensures that documentation of informed consent procedure is recorded in each subject’s source documentation Liaise with cross divisional teams to ensure that sample requirements and timelines are met Safe discharge of subjects from the study, including documentation to the Subjects GP Escalation of any medical issues to senior medical team Skills and Experiences Essential Medical Degree Current ALS (Advanced Life Support) Certification Fluency in English, written and spoken Excellent Communication skills Working experience within the UK healthcare structure Phlebotomy and Cannulation skills Desirable Previous post-graduation experience of internal medicine, A&E, Respiratory Medicine and or Infections Disease hVIVO is a rapidly growing UK life sciences company pioneering the Human Viral Challenge platform and using it to understand the molecular basis of the human host response to respiratory viral infection to drive the discovery of new drug targets and biomarkers for next generation therapeutics. We are able to offer an attractive basic salary plus a good package that includes 25 days annual leave and pension along with other benefits.

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