Medical Writer/Researcher
Ottawa, ON

Full time position in our Kanata North office for one-year term with opportunity for renewal and advancement. Must be available on short notice. Competitive salary based on experience.

Thera-Business is seeking a highly motivated clinical scientist to conduct evidence-based analyses on medical devices and prepare reports on the findings. The minimum level of education required is a graduate degree, PhD preferred, in biology or a health-related discipline with a minimum of three years medical writing experience. Background in epidemiology is considered an asset.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:

  • Common sense, intelligent, enthusiastic, research driven individual.
  • Experience in critical appraisal of medical literature.
  • Understanding of research principles and evidence-based medicine principles.
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills. Proficiency in the English language is essential.
  • Ability to work well independently as well as collaboratively with other professionals, students and key partners.
  • Understanding of medical and scientific language and concepts of experimental design.
  • Ability to exercise discretion and good judgment.
  • Excellent time management skills to manage and prioritize work load responsibilities and timelines.
  • Ability to work accurately and effectively under pressure, and to meet deadlines.
  • References required.

Job Type: Full-time


  • medical writing: 3 years (Required)


  • Doctoral Degree (Preferred)


  • Ottawa, ON (Required)


  • English (Required)