Lilly Clinical Research Physician, Diabetes in Indianapolis, Indiana


Title Clinical Research Physician, Diabetes

City Indianapolis

State / Province Indiana

Country USA

Region North America

Workplace Arrangement Local

Company Overview At Lilly, we unite caring with discovery to make life better for people around the world. We are a global healthcare leader headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana. Our 39,000 employees around the world work to discover and bring life-changing medicines to those who need them, improve the understanding and management of disease, and give back to our communities through philanthropy and volunteerism. We give our best effort to our work, and we put people first. We’re looking for people who are determined to make life better for people around the world.


The Medical Affairs Clinical Research Physician (CRP) is an integral member of the medical affairs, development and brand teams for strategic planning in the support of launch and commercialization activities. You will work closely with global Development teams, Therapeutic Area Program Phase, Early Phase / Clinical Pharmacology, and Translational Medicine teams in new product development activities over the entire spectrum of drug development and clinical trial phases. The primary responsibility of the Business Unit - Medical Affairs CRP is to provide expert medical support to all aspects of the local business, to ultimately enhance the customers’ experience in interacting with the company. The CRP is responsible for collaborating with the global teams in the planning, startup and conduct of phase 3b/4 studies (and phase I and II studies where applicable), as well as non-clinical trial solutions/activities that are conducted in affiliates/countries as described in the clinical plan. In addition, the CRP is responsible for support of global Development studies conducted in affiliates/countries. You will provide pre and post launch support. Understanding and anticipating the scientific information needs and any question for all local and regional customers (payers, patients, and health care providers). Ideal candidates contribute to the development of medical strategies to support brand commercialization activities by working closely with the global Medical Affairs and brand teams, Global Patient Outcomes/Real World Evidence and global PRA, clinical management or personnel and other cross-functional management during the development of the local business plan.

Basic Qualifications

  • Medical Doctor or Doctor of Osteopathy. Must be board eligible or certified in appropriate specialty/subspecialty or have completed the comparable level of post-medical school clinical training relevant to the country of hiring.

  • Must have completed education and training at a medical school that meets the requirements of the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME). For the recognized list of foreign medical schools and the disapproved list

  • Three to 5 years of clinical care and clinical research or pharmaceutical medicine experience

Additional Skills/Preferences

  • Pediatric Endocrinology experience preferred including diabetes and growth hormone deficiency treatment

  • Demonstrated ability to balance scientific priorities with business priorities

  • Demonstrated strong communication, interpersonal, teamwork, organizational and negotiation skills

  • Demonstrated ability to influence others (both cross-functionally and within the function) in order to create a positive working environment.

  • Ability to engage in domestic and international travel to the degree appropriate to support the business of the team.

  • Fluent in English, verbal and written communication.

Additional Information

Lilly is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

Primary internal interactions include, but not limited to:

  • Therapeutic area directors, managers, or project managers

  • Product directors, managers, and associates of the brand

  • Clinical research staff

  • Statisticians

  • Scientific communication associates

  • Medical information associates

  • Medical liaisons

  • Global patient outcomes research consultants/research scientists and global patient outcomes liaisons

  • Regulatory directors, scientists, and associates

  • Sales representatives

  • Legal counsel

  • Therapeutic area physicians, global brand physicians, early phase physicians, clinical research scientists, and Regional Medical Leaders, Directors-Medical.

  • Corporate or regional patient safety physician(s)

External Contacts

  • Scientific and clinical experts, thought leaders

  • Lilly clinical investigators

  • Practicing physicians/prescribers

  • Regulatory agency personnel

  • Professional association staff and leaders

  • Disease advocates and lay organizations focused on relevant health issues

  • Formulary representatives (private and government)

Removal Date 11-Nov-2017