Toronto, Ontario – Pharmacokinetic Scientist

Reports to: Senior Director, Pharmacometrics

Position Summary:

The Pharmacokinetic Scientist is responsible for providing scientific expertise for the design, analysis, reporting, and presentation of pharmacokinetic data for various study designs such as BA/BE and Phase I studies. They also provide scientific support to the other company divisions and acts as a scientific consultant with the clients.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Performs literature and data evaluation to provide scientific background for clinical studies design
  • Prepares the PK portion of synopses for clinical studies
  • Answers inquiries in process of preparation and reviews study protocols
  • Performs/reviews pharmacokinetic analysis of concentration-time data with the up-to dated software
  • Prepares/reviews the pharmacokinetic section of study reports
  • Interacts and provides input and feedback to Biostatistics Department for data analysis
  • Reviews statistical output to evaluate study results
  • Reviews study reports
  • Provides scientific support to other departments and teams in the areas of pharmacology, pharmaceutics and pharmacokinetics
  • Takes part in revision of the Biopharmaceutics Department and the company SOPs; provides input into departmental practices and maintains updated the study- and report-related templates
  • Maintains the Biopharmaceutics Department databases; provides the department and the company with updated scientific literature and maintains regulatory guidelines updated


  • At least M.Sc in Pharmacy/Pharmacology or related field plus minimum 2 year experience with clinical trials design/data analysis
  • Expertise in the fields of pharmacology and pharmacokinetics
  • Proficiency in the Pk/Stats softwares
  • Proven abilities in literature evaluation, scientific and medical writing and scientific support
  • Demonstrated analytical thinking with strong attention to detail
  • Good organizational skills and ability for multitasking and prioritization
  • CRO experience is asset

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