Research Scientist-Clinical Imaging Analysis - 49724BR

Wednesday 12th June 2019

Eli Lily and Compnay

As a core member of the Imaging Research and Development team at Lilly, the Imaging Clinical Research Scientist (CRS) will provide technical expertise and leadership focused mainly on Positron Emission Tomography (PET) image analysis and interpretation in support of the clinical therapeutic portfolio. The Imaging CRS will be computationally adept, experienced in molecular imaging and responsible for the design, image analysis and interpretation of medical imaging in clinical trials. She / he will leverage expertise in image analysis, processing, and modeling and work cross-functionally within Lilly as well as with external imaging collaborators. 


Provide strategic and technical expertise on the development, implementation and quantitative evaluation of imaging biomarker analysis techniques in various phases of clinical development across therapeutic areas such as Neuroscience and Oncology.
Partner collaboratively with internal research and clinical (medical, operations, statistics, regulatory) teams as well as external CROs to support the validation of imaging biomarkers and their application in therapeutic development.
Apply a variety of image analysis methodologies to perform image analysis and kinetic modeling.
Evaluate emerging imaging technologies, gather and communicate scientific intelligence, identify key scientific developments and implement them in the image analysis pipelines
Work with statisticians on analysis plans involving imaging endpoints.
Design, edit, write and review protocols and technical imaging documents (e.g., technical manuals, imaging review charters).
Establish and maintain contacts with external experts and opinion leaders on a national and international basis.
Communicate, present and publish results of research projects and clinical trials as appropriate. 

Basic Qualifications

PhD and/or MD in Physics, Applied Mathematics, Biocomputing or related discipline with applicable training or experience in medical image analysis or
Master's degree in imaging science or applicable discipline with minimum of 8 years of professional experience in medical image analysis using common modalities (PET, MRI, CT, etc.)

Company Overview
At Lilly, we unite caring with discovery to make life better for people around the world. We are a global healthcare leader headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana. Our 39,000 employees around the world work to discover and bring life-changing medicines to those who need them, improve the understanding and management of disease, and give back to our communities through philanthropy and volunteerism. We give our best effort to our work, and we put people first. We’re looking for people who are determined to make life better for people around the world.

Organization Eli Lilly and Company
Location Indianapolis, IN 
Title Research Scientist-Clinical Imaging Analysis - 49724BR