The Medical Monitor will be accountable for providing oversight and medical expertise for clinical trials and to ensure patient safety. S/he serves as the single point of contact for monitoring, coding of events, safety reporting and dissemination of trial safety data, and interfacing with clinical investigators on the medical management of clinical trial subjects. The Medical Monitor is responsible for providing safety oversight and for reviewing the protocol and information about the study investigation product as it becomes available, such as the Investigational Brochure (IB), and reported safety events including SAE narratives, SUSARs and communicating with sites if new information emerges. In consultation with the CMO, the protocol team and clinical review committees (or Data Safety Monitoring Boards), will provide safety review during the execution of the clinical trial.

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