Head of Oncology Clinical Development
Site Name: USA - Pennsylvania - Upper Providence, Stevenage, Switzerland - Zug, USA - Massachusetts - Waltham
Posted Date: Sep 22 2022
Are you a visionary Oncology Development leadership executive looking to lead an ambitious team with deep expertise in development cutting edge cancer treatments? If so, this position may be of interest.
We’re combining the power of genetic and genomic insights into what causes disease, with the speed and scale of artificial intelligence and machine learning (AI/ML) to make better predictions about who a treatment might work for, and why. We believe this powerful combination of data and technology holds the key to fundamentally transforming medical discovery for the better, improving R&D success rates and shaping how even the most challenging diseases, like neurological conditions and cancer, can be both prevented and treated.
In 2021 we delivered four major product approvals: Cabenuva for HIV, Jemperli for endometrial cancer, Xevudy for COVID-19 and Apretude, our new long-acting medicine for HIV prevention.
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GSK Oncology R&D
Our Oncology R&D organization is building a diverse portfolio of Oncology medicines, focused on maximizing patient survival through transformation medicines. We aim to deliver first-to-market and first-in-class solutions that have the potential to address some of the biggest challenges in oncology.
Our organization covers the entire research and development spectrum from discovery to clinical development and regulatory compliance. We partner with other R&D functions, including Commercial and Medical to build our pipeline, manage trials, and progress from development to commercialization. We also pursue and manage critical business development opportunities, collaborations and acquisitions to advance our mission.
GSK continues to be committed to the discovery and development of new oncology therapies with the life-changing potential of helping patients with cancer, specifically in four areas of cancer research:
• Immuno-Oncology – Focused on an innovative pipeline of immune modulators designed to leverage a patient’s immune system to recognize and eradicate solid and liquid tumors.
• Cell/Gene Therapy – Engineering next generation cell therapies for treatment of advanced malignancies.
• Tumor Cell Targeting – Target tumor-specific alterations to introduce selective anti-cancer activity.
• Synthetic Lethality – Optimizing the use of PARP-inhibitors and delivering a Repertoire of Synthetic Lethal Medicines.
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