Sr. Medical Director, Hem/Onc – AML Clinical Development | BioPharma Salt Lake City Area: RETAINED SEARCH

Cornerstone Search Group
March 9, 2018
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Sr. Medical Director, Hematologist/Oncologist – AML Clinical Development | BioPharma Salt Lake City Area: RETAINED SEARCH

Summary of This Attractive Opportunity:

Very attractive opportunity to join a growing development-stage Biopharma/Biotech Company developing important new cancer drugs to treat both solid tumors and hematological malignancies. Initially, you will be part of a Clinical Development Team developing a new and important drug to treat a Rare Disease/Disorder, Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) that will soon be moving into registrational Phase 3 clinical trials/studies.

This is a great time to join this development-stage Biopharma Company where you will be a key member of the clinical development team developing its lead drug/asset to treat AML and to help them develop their other drugs/assets too. The company has a very strong Sr. Management team with a proven track record of developing FDA approved drugs, and its lead asset is biomarker-driven with strong Proof-of-Concept results. And, this Biopharma has very strong funding from its multi-billion dollar parent company to invest in, expand and execute its immediate R&D plans and its longer-term R&D plans too.

Also, the company is located in a Utah, which offers great quality-of-life experiences/choices, e.g. skiing, snowboarding, hiking, biking, walking, lower cost-of-living, fine arts, museums and more. And, the Salt Lake City area is consistently rated/ranked as one of the best places to live in the USA.

Location: Salt Lake City, Utah area

Relocation: Relocation assistance is available

Confidentiality: All inquiries, submissions & communications are treated as confidential information

Attractive Features about this Unique Opportunity and Position include:

  • Impact and help: an opportunity to develop important new cancer treatments to help many patients
  • Lead drug/asset: develop an important biomarker-driven drug with strong PoC results
  • FDA: FDA awarded Orphan Drug designation & agreed to Accelerated Approval Process for lead asset
  • Valuable experience: gain a lot of valuable early & later-stage clinical development experience
  • Proven Sr. Management Team: Sr. Management has already developed FDA approved drugs
  • Financial Security: this Biopharma has significant funding and multi-billion dollar parent company
  • Quality-of-Life/Utah Living: work, play & enjoy living in one of the top rated places to live in the USA
  • Culture/environment: work with a team of people that are accomplished, knowledgeable, professional and a pleasure to work with and be around


  • MD, Hematologist/Oncologist
  • A proven clinical development track record gained working in industry with early and/or later-stage hematology/oncology drugs/assets
  • Very good communication skills (oral, writing and presentation skills)
  • Team player capable of working collaboratively with other MDs/Clinicians, Clinical Operations, Regulatory Affairs, Biostatistics and other internal and external members of the Clinical Development Team.


Cliff Miras | Co-founder & Managing Partner

Cornerstone Search Group, LLC

Life Sciences Executive Search


Phone: 973-656-0220 x711


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