Medical Writer I in South San Francisco, CA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 7/17/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description


  • Cursory literature review of clinical trials publications (Conference abstract, publication) and clinical guidelines in Small Cell Lung Cancer with a focus on patient-reported outcomes
  • Interactions with writing team to front load deliverables (CSR, AED) for non-data driven content and ultimately data-driven content
  • Data interpretation (including use of interactive tools SPOTFIRE and R-SHINNY), summary and communication of the results
  • Writing PRO-sections for CSR and AED
  • Abstract and draft manuscript


  • Advanced degree in psychology, health services research, public health or related discipline.
  • You have to be knowledgeable in biostatistics (analyses of clinical trials data) and rating scales (patient-reported questionnaires) including descriptive analyses, cross-sectional and longitudinal modeling.
  • You have to be fluent in English (written and oral communication) with previous experience publishing data or writing clinical study reports.
  • Experience in oncology preferred.
  • Experience with Sportfire would be a plus.


  • Advanced degree in Psychology, health services research, public health or related discipline.

Please send resume or contract:

Vickie Dagit, Recruiter 


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