Our client company is a Mid-Atlantic based pharmaceutical company which has a broad portfolio of gene therapy based therapeutics. They are a publicly traded, mid sized company.

We have been engaged to identify an experienced toxicologist to lead the company’s Toxicology/Pharmacology group of seven scientists. A PhD or DVM scientist with no less than ten years of proven leadership in pre-clinical sciences is needed. A broad understanding of the design, execution and management of studies and strategies to develop drugs to clinical stage development is required. Specific experience in gene therapies or other novel therapeutics is preferred. A person who can effectively engage with global regulatory authorities and work well with colleagues is needed.

This person will report to a leader at the executive level of the company. For most effective collaboration, the person should reside in the greater Washington DC area.

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