Job Overview


Become a part of the Department that touches the lives of every American!  At the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) you can give back to your community, state, and country by making a difference in the lives of Americans everywhere.  It is the principal agency for protecting the health of citizens.  Join HHS and help to make our world healthier, safer, and better for all Americans.

This position is located in the Center for Drug Evaluation & Reserarch (CDER), Office of New Drugs (OND), Office of Antimicrobial Products (OAP), Divison of Antiviral Products (DAP) located at the White Oak Campus in Silver Spring, MD.


Who May Apply:  Current OND employees only, with career or career conditional appointments in the competitive service;  


This announcement may be used to fill multiple positions in multiple locations.


Major Duties:

Review and evaluate clinical study protocol and reports submitted in BLA’s, NDA’s, supplemental; new INDs, new protocols and protocol amendments. 

Evaluate development plans and study protocols to determine the safety of designs and the ability to generate evidence of effectiveness.

Review and evaluate reports of clinical trials to determine if the data are adequate and well controlled, and sufficient to support the efficacy and safety of the drug under investigation.

Participate in coordinating initiatives and activities related to the program and the implementation of regulations and guidance.

Coordinate with other CDER offices on complex regulatory issues and keeps abreast of crucial and precedent-setting cases within agency.