RWE Epidemiologist & Program Manager – Remote


Penfield Search Partners

Contact: Neisha Camacho/Terra Parsons –

No 3rd Party Agencies

Job Description: The Principal of Real-World Evidence (RWE) will provide leadership for RWE studies and analyses using administrative claims data/EMR. They are responsible for providing RWE project leadership, establishing rigorous assessments of administrative claims data/EMR to evaluate real-world outcomes for all company products. They will oversee the planning and execution of RWE projects conducted by the RWE team. The candidate will also ensure the timeliness and delivery of scientifically valid research.


  • Support the design, review, and execution of RWE research projects using administrative claims data/ EMR including development of protocols, contributing to statistical analysis plans (SAPs), reviewing and interpreting study results, and abstract and manuscript development.
  • Stay current with research on RWE methodology and its applications as pertinent to project needs.
  • Oversee and manage study team communication, project milestones, dissemination of results to key members, including internal and external collaborators.
  • Work collaboratively with members of study teams to meet study and recurring report timelines.


  • PhD degree in epidemiology (or similar area) with 2+ years’ research experience or MS in epidemiology (or similar area) with 4+ years research experience
  • At least 2 years with analytic experience of healthcare claims databases/EMR
  • Familiarity with US and global health care delivery system (e.g..payers and reimbursement models)
  • Deep understanding of observational study design and analysis and ability to lead multi-disciplinary teams required to support program, project and contract management and financial reporting
  • Experience designing and analyzing RWE, from protocol development through public dissemination (e.g. abstracts and manuscripts)
  • Demonstrated strategic and conceptual skills to develop innovative approaches for developing product differentiation
  • Proficient in drug development regulations pertinent to RWE and in Oncology/Neuroscience therapeutic space
  • Able to work in a fast-paced, flexible, team-oriented environment.

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