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Clinical PK scientist - Modeller - Job opportunity

From: laurent.nguyen
Date: Fri, 26 Sep 2008 14:18:52 +0200

The Pharmaceutical Branch of Pierre Fabre Laboratories is looking for a
full time Clinical PK scientist / Modeller for its oncology division based
in SW France (Toulouse). The facility will be located at the heart of the
Toulouse Canceropole by the end of 2009 Unique in Europe, the Toulouse
Canceropole constitutes a combination of academic, scientific,
technological, medical and pharmaceutical skills from both the public and
private sectors, with the same objective: fighting cancer.
Pierre Fabre Laboratories have grown steadily, around three main branches
of activity – Medication - Family Health and Dermo-Cosmetics - achieving
worldwide renown in the fields of health and beauty. Our main strength
remains our team of about 9.000 men and women who share our passion,
rigour and imagination.

Key responsabilities :
- Implement PK and PK/PD components to study protocols and
regulatory documents,
- Analyse PK and PD data from oncology clinical trials using
classical non-compartmental as well as modelling approaches,
- Plan, prepare, perform and report population PK and PK/PD studies
to support drug development and for submission files,
- Implement advanced pharmacometric principles to the assigned
- Present study results and be the key contact for PK related issues
in cross-functional project team meetings.

- Pharm. D., M.D. or Ph.D. in Pharmaceutics, Clinical Pharmacology,
Biostatistics or a related discipline with in-depth knowledge of PK and
PK/PD principles (experience in oncology is an asset)
- Minimum of 5 years relevant postgraduate experience, preferably
within the industry.
- Hands-on experience with PK/PD data analysis and proficient with
modelling and simulation software packages (NONMEM, Monolix, S-Plus or
- Strong mathematical mindset and good computing skills.
- Excellent written and oral communication skills (English is
required and French is an asset).

External website :

To apply for this position, please send a resume and contact details to
Elsa Segonne (elsa.segonne
Received on Fri Sep 26 2008 - 08:18:52 EDT

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