Research & Development
Nearly 37 million Americans are currently affected by Chronic Kidney Disease. 37 million.
At Akebia we take that number very seriously and every day we come to work, with the purpose of bettering the lives of each person impacted by kidney disease and the renal community that serves them.
Our tenacious, passionate employees challenge the status quo and work to develop unique therapeutics that have the potential to set new standards of care for people living with kidney disease.
This is life-changing work, and we are all in, are you?
The Clinical Scientist (CS) will provide clinical and scientific technical expertise and support for global clinical studies. They are responsible for working collaboratively with the Medical Director on moderately complex tasks within the categories of : 1) study design and protocol development, 2) data review and interpretation, 3) study scientific and integrity oversight, 4) safety review and communication, 5) study report, publication, and regulatory response input and review, and 6) study implementation oversight, with a focus on consistency, quality, data integrity, safety, and alignment with company objectives.
The Clinical Scientist will:
Are you an Akebian?
An Akebian is curious, empathetic, and values making connections to people and ideas. Akebian's aren't afraid of diving in and owning a process or a problem, because we all want to deliver a great solution. Akebian's believe that we are better together because we are all working toward a common purpose - to better the life of each person impacted by kidney disease. Want to learn more about what it means to be an Akebian? Visit our website:
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