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Principal Investigator

United States
Start date
22 Apr 2024
Closing date
22 May 2024

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Clinical Research
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)

Job Details

At ICON, it’s our people that set us apart. Our diverse teams enable us to become a better partner to our customers and help us to fulfil our mission to advance and improve patients’ lives.

Our ‘Own It’ culture is driven by four key values that bring us together as individuals and set us apart as an organisation: Accountability & Delivery, Collaboration, Partnership and Integrity. We want to be the Clinical Research Organisation that delivers excellence to our clients and to patients at every touch-point. In short, to be the partner of choice in drug development.

That’s our vision. We’re driven by it. And we need talented people who share it.

If you’re as driven as we are, join us. You’ll be working in a dynamic and supportive environment, with some of the brightest and the friendliest people in the sector, and you’ll be helping shape an industry.

Position Overview

We are seeking a dedicated and experienced Clinical Research Physician to join our team in Salt Lake City, UT, as a Principal Investigator. The successful candidate will play a crucial role in conducting clinical evaluations of healthy volunteers and patients for specific studies, ensuring adherence to protocols and regulatory standards. The role involves overseeing study conduct, ensuring subject safety, and collaborating with interdisciplinary teams to achieve project goals. You will support cutting edge research and industry leading early-phase projects, ultimately making a difference in patience care.

Key Responsibilities
  • Conduct clinical evaluations of study subjects, including thorough medical history and physical examinations.
  • Review and assess laboratory results, eligibility criteria, and safety parameters in accordance with study protocols.
  • Provide study supervision and protocol adherence.
  • Prescribe study drugs and ensure correct dosage and administration procedures.
  • Assist with venous access procedures, sample collection, and safety assessments.
  • Monitor subjects for adverse events and initiate appropriate actions as per clinical judgment.
  • Complete case report forms and present safety issues at clinical meetings.
  • Maintain effective communication with nursing staff, sponsors, and stakeholders.
  • Participate in protocol development, ethics committee meetings, and study reporting.
  • Stay updated on medical and pharmaceutical industry trends and best practices.
  • Contribute to professional development and training initiatives.
  • Medical degree (MD/ DO or equivalent) with active licensure, preferably in internal or family medicine, but other specialties will be considered.
  • Board certification or eligibility in relevant medical specialty.
  • Have current Utah state medical licensure or have ability to obtain Utah state medical licensure.
  • Experience in clinical research, preferably in pharmaceutical or CRO setting.
  • Strong understanding of ICH-GCP guidelines and regulatory requirements.
  • Excellent clinical judgment and decision-making skills.
  • Effective communication and collaboration abilities.
  • Commitment to quality, safety, and continuous improvement.
  • Able to work daily from our Salt Lake City Clinic.
Benefits of Working in ICON:
Our success depends on the knowledge, capabilities and quality of our people. That’s why we are committed to developing our employees in a continuous learning culture - one where we challenge you with engaging work and where every experience adds to your professional development.

At ICON, our focus is to provide you with a comprehensive and competitive total reward package that comprises, not only an excellent level of base pay, but also a wide range of variable pay and recognition programs. In addition, our best in class employee benefits, supportive policies and wellbeing initiatives are tailored to support you and your family at all stages of your career - both now, and into the future.

ICON, including subsidiaries, is an equal opportunity and inclusive employer and is committed to providing a workplace free of discrimination and harassment. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please let us know through the form below.




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