Entrepreneurial Spirit, Rooted in Tradition. At Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma America, Inc. (MTPA), we can tout a storied reputation more than 300 years in the making. Our parent company, Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Corporation, is a research-driven pharmaceutical company with global reach – and one of Japan’s oldest and most respected companies.
With the recent FDA approval and availability in the U.S. of RADICAVA® (edaravone) MTPA is rapidly expanding our operation across all functional areas to launch this new product in the U.S. market. Concurrently, the company is expanding its research efforts and exploring collaborations with partners to discover and bring treatments to market for unmet medical needs including orphan diseases. We currently seek motivated professionals who share our vision of scientific excellence, innovation, and unwavering dedication to improving the lives of patients.
The Medical Director, Medical Affairs will be responsible in developing and overseeing the execution of Medical Affairs programs in US that support pre-approval, marketed, and late development products and compounds with a focus in rare diseases.
This individual will play an integral role in supporting the Medical Affairs team, as well as appropriate cross-functional initiatives such as providing clinical and disease state expertise and product (compound) knowledge to support evidence generation. The Medical Director, Medical Affairs will serve on the promotional and non-promotional program review committees, offer medical input upon request to assist in the development of promotional materials, and on other internal activities leveraging their scientific and clinical expertise as well as their knowledge of best practices in Medical Affairs. This role is based in the North American Headquarters and will report directly into the Sr. Medical Director, Medical Affairs.