Clinical Research Physician/ Neurologist - Part-time hours

Company Description

M3 Wake Research is an integrated network of premier investigational sites meeting the clinical research needs of global biopharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device, pharmaceutical and clinical research organizations (CROs). With close to 30 owned and managed research sites across the country, M3 Wake Research is one of the largest independent, multi-site clinical research companies in the US. M3 Wake Research continues to grow through acquisitions and uncompromising commitment to careful planning and execution in accordance with regulatory compliance.

Conducting studies since 1984, M3 Wake Research owns a proprietary patient database of potential clinical trial participants across the US. As of today, our board-certified physicians have completed more than 7,000+ successful clinical trials, while consistently exceeding sponsor expectations for integrity, timeliness, subject enrollment, human protection, and expeditious delivery of accurate evaluable data.

Due to our continued growth, we are hiring for a Physician/ Neurologist at Wake Research, an M3 company. This position is 100% on-site and is located at our Los Alamitos, CA site. This is a contract position, part-time hours. 

Job Description

Mission of the Role: 

As a Clinical Research Physician/ Neurologist you will provide clinical mentorship and leadership for clinical development and clinical trials conduct within our organization. You will operate in a wide range of aspects in clinical and pharmaceutical medicine and with patients, health authorities, colleagues, and biopharmaceutical companies. Your role will be focused on phase I-IV clinical trials, where you will be responsible for assessing and following the safety of clinical trial participants and collaborate with the team with all aspects of clinical and scientific input and safety evaluation.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide clinical expertise into the conduct of clinical trials.
  • Build positive relationships and networks with internal and external medical professional and local opinion leaders
  • Work closely with colleagues in other functions including, Regulatory Affairs, Clinical Operations and Patient Engagement
  • Lead and provide an oversight to a team of researchers and clinical staff involved in conduct of clinical trials
  • Be responsible for successful execution of research protocols according to FDA regulations and GCP guidelines
  • Evaluate study volunteer’s eligibility for clinical trials
  • Perform physical exams and assessments as required per research protocols
  • Complete all industry-required training
  • Assess study patient health through interviews and physical examinations
  • Communicate information to patients regarding diagnosis and treatment goal

Review all diagnostic reports and provide clinical direction to the study team



  • Current medical license in California
  • Accredited by the American Board of Psychiatry and/or Neurology
  • Completed a three-year residency in an accredited neurology program
  • Advanced knowledge of treatment and drug interactions
  • Ability to build rapport with patients and biopharmaceutical sponsors
  • Ability to work closely with a team of medical professionals
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong leadership qualities
  • Excellent communication skills

Previous clinical research experience preferred (at least 2 years)

Additional Information

This is a contract position with compensation between $100-$175 per hour. 

*M3 reserves the right to change this job description at any time. 

M3 USA is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the principles of inclusion and diversity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. 

All employment decisions at M3 USA are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical or mental disability, medical history or genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, past or present military service, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the federal, state or local laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. 

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