Clinical Development Director Respiratory

Location: Metro Washington DC Area


Clinical Development Director Respiratory | Leading Global Biopharmaceutical Company


This Clinical Development Director search is being conducted on behalf of our global biopharmaceutical company.

Our client seeks out those individuals who are entrepreneurial, think big and work together to make the impossible a reality. They combine deep scientific exploration with strategic implementation to address the needs of patients globally. They are committed to bringing new ideas to life in order to improve the quality and longevity of patients’ lives. Our client has a robust portfolio of marketed products and over 144 projects in their pipeline.

This individual is accountable for the ethical and scientific integrity of the plans and studies and responsible for the preparation of medical components of Investigator Brochures, ethics, IND and other regulatory communications.

One must have the ability to draw on previous clinical research experience to design clinical development plans, to plan and lead studies, to anticipate potential problems and to take appropriate action.


  • Large Global Biopharmaceutical Company with over 2,200 employees.

  • Company mission is to put patients first.

  • This is a pivotal role in channeling the scientific capabilities to make a positive impact on changing patients’ lives.

  • A company is established, profitable, expanding and financially stable offering career growth.

Location: This company is located in the metro Washington DC area.


  • Lead Clinical Sub Teams of Product Development Teams.

  • In this role one with develop, or supervise development of, Clinical Development Plans for potential products, and present such plans to governing bodies.

  • Develop or supervise development of, trial synopses, protocols and protocol amendments.

  • Provide medical input to the conduct of clinical trials in a proactive Good Clinical Practice Environment.

  • Provide medical and specialty expertise for safety surveillance and interact closely with the Safety group to ensure patient safety throughout the entire clinical development process.

  • Assist with the development of the benefit risk analysis and patient risk management plans.

  • Collaborate with project team members in planning, conducting and evaluating clinical trials.

  • Oversee planning and management of Investigator meetings, advisory boards and other scientific committees, as required by the protocol (e.g. independent reviews, DSMBs etc.).

  • Interpret trial data to support decision making.


  • MD, board certified (or eligible) in allergy/immunology or pulmonary diseases.

  • Specialty training in respiratory is mandatory.

  • Experience in early (Phase I/II) Clinical Development.

  • Proven leadership skills.

  • Sound knowledge of relevant guidelines and standards.

  • Experience of incorporating translational medicine approach into early clinical development would be a plus.


To learn more about this position, please contact a member of our team at 267-483-5233 or

The Bandish Group, LLC
Life Sciences Executive Search
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