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Lilly Imaging Physician/Scientist in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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 35,000 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.

Organization Overview:

At Lilly, we serve an extraordinary purpose. We make a difference for people around the globe by discovering, developing and delivering medicines that help them live longer, healthier, more active lives. Not only do we deliver breakthrough medications, but you also can count on us to develop creative solutions to support communities through philanthropy and volunteerism.

Avid Radiopharmaceuticals, Inc. (Avid RP), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Eli Lilly and Company, is a molecular imaging company developing diagnostics and biomarkers that improve global health by accelerating the development of new medicines and enabling a tailored approach to healthcare. For more information, visit .

Position Overview:

The Medical Imaging role will occupy a key position within the medical team to support development, pre-launch and launch activities for diagnostics and biomarkers as well as coordinate and partner with the Avid and broader Lilly imaging and clinical teams to ensure optimum integration of novel imaging and biomarker methods.


  • Support the medical imaging team for both development and customer needs by providing excellent and responsive medical information for the global community regarding investigational and commercial products

  • Provide expert interpretation of scans obtained in clinical trials

  • Collaborate with Imaging Research and Development by providing imaging analysis expertise and making appropriate recommendations

  • Anticipate the evolution of imaging and imaging applications and seek ways to position Avid to best evaluate the potential value of these directions

  • Assist in developing, reviewing, and approving Phase 1-3 and post-market clinical imaging studies

  • Lead community physicians’ training efforts for scan interpretation, including the development of training material, in the US and OUS

  • Interface with scientific and educational organizations involved in clinical imaging

  • Support review of data analysis and the development of slide decks and publications (abstracts, posters, manuscripts)

  • Seek out opportunities to stay abreast of new developments in diagnostic imaging technology

  • Other duties as assigned

Basic Qualifications:

  • MD or DO from accredited US medical school with three or more years of postgraduate medical training, and significant imaging experience

  • Extensive knowledge of PET imaging, analysis, and clinical interpretation

  • Clinical imaging research experience

  • Board certification in Radiology or Nuclear Medicine

Additional Skills/Preferences:

  • 2-4 years of prior industry experience preferred

  • Proven analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Excellent communication, listening, writing, and interpersonal skills

  • Demonstrated learning agility, critical thinking, and negotiation skills

  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills and ability to represent Avid and Lilly in a highly professional manner

  • Demonstrated ability to work independently as well as in highly integrated cross functional teams

Additional Information:

  • Overnight travel and attendance at educational programs will be required and is estimated at 30%

  • Lilly offers a comprehensive benefit program to eligible employees, including eligibility to participate in a company-sponsored 401(k); pension; vacation benefits; eligibility for medical, dental, vision and prescription drug benefits; flexible benefits (e.g., healthcare and/or dependent day care flexible spending accounts); life insurance and death benefits; certain time off and leave of absence benefits; and well-being benefits (e.g., employee assistance program, fitness benefits, and employee clubs and activities).Of course, the compensation described above is subject to change and could be higher or lower than the range described above. Further, Lilly reserves the right to amend, modify, or terminate its compensation and benefit programs in its sole discretion and Lilly’s compensation practices and guidelines will apply regarding the details of any promotion or transfer of Lilly employees.

  • As a condition of employment with Eli Lilly and Company in the United States and Puerto Rico, you must be fully COVID-19 vaccinated and provide valid proof of vaccination to the company.

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.

As a condition of employment with Eli Lilly and Company and its subsidiaries in the United States and Puerto Rico, you must be fully COVID-19 vaccinated and provide proof of vaccination satisfactory to the company. If you would like to request an accommodation for medical or religious reasons, you may do so at

At Lilly we strive to ensure our employees are part of a team that cares about them and our shared purpose of making life better for those around the world. How do we do this? We continue to look for ways to include, innovate, accelerate and deliver while maintaining integrity, excellence and respect for people.​ We hope that you seek to join us on our journey as we create medicine and deliver improved outcomes for patients across the globe!