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Medical writer

Broomall, Pennsylvania, United States
April 15, 2019

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610-***-**** Marc K. Samet, Ph.D.

Experienced senior professional seeking functional roles that utilize my editorial, medical writing, analytic, regulatory and promotional strategy skills, broad therapeutic experience, evidence-based medicine and market access

Key Strengths

Journal Field Editor

Academic grants

Q/C documentation


Regulatory dossiers


Pre-clinical development

Market Access

Clinical Trials

Career Highlights

Field editor J Pharm. and Exp. Therap., Frontiers in Medicine, Personal. Med.

TED-Ed video and script production with over 140,000 views on U-Tube

Clinical trial investigator brochures and product launch documentation

Regulatory filing dossiers with FDA and EMA for NDAs, INDs in biologics and NCEs

Production and Q/C editing of document content to align with promotional guidelines

Content development and Q/C for slide decks, manuscripts and CME programs

Scientific review and Q/C of promotional documents to insure medical accuracy

Clinical trial design and big data analytics for biomarkers in mood disorders

Preparation of value-based outcome documentation for market access

Prior art and patent prosecution with US and global PCT filings

Professional Experience

Orteck, LLC, Philadelphia, PA 2010 - present

Content development consultant

Field Editor J Pharm and Exp Therapeutic, Frontiers in Medicine, Personal Med

Vendor service functions as contract writer, editor and quality control for deliverables

Production of medical affairs approved marketing presentations to KOL’s and field sales

Scientific and medical content development for slide decks, manuscripts and CME programs

Oncology therapeutics in immune modulators, CAR-T, adjuvant therapeutics, hemo-onc

Regulatory dossiers for pre-clinical and clinical data filings in oncology, immunology, psychiatry, neurology, pain management, mood disorders

Define metrics for value-based outcomes and market access reimbursement

University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 2014 –2016

Center for Technology Transfer

Late stage prostate cancer manuscripts and grant applications

Hospice outreach documentation and promotion for oncology programs

Document production and Q/C editing of technologies available for license

Patent prosecution in joint filing with Vanderbilt and University of Pennsylvania

Neurotherics Inc, Philadelphia, PA 2009 – 2013

Chief Scientific Officer and founder

STTR and SBIR grant submissions in collaboration with Baylor University and Penn

Identification of genetic markers for treatment resistant depression with PCT filed

Vanguard Venture Partners, Palo Alto, CA 2003 – 2009

Venture Associate

Led seed stage financing for life science and medical knowledge management firms

Due diligence on life science and informatics portfolio investments

Presented technologies to potential joint-venture and private equity investors

AstraMerck, Inc, Menlo Park, CA 1998 – 2002

Medical Information Scientist

Manuscripts and abstracts for first-in-class GI drug, antipsychotic, anti-inflammatories

Liaison for medical affairs to KOLs at Stanford, UCSF, UCLA, University of Washington

Team leader for regional field sales staff of 20 with ~ $150 million in annual revenue

Academic Appointments

University of Pennsylvania, Technology Transfer Office

Pennsylvania State University, Management Division

University of California San Francisco, School of Medicine

University of California at Berkeley, Immunology


Kansas University, Ph.D.

Northwestern University Medical School, M.S.

Northern Illinois University, B.S.

Non-Profit Volunteer

Developed data analytics for publicly funded senior citizen social service agency

Board member for drug addiction and mental health advocacy groups

Member of fund-raising committee for non-kill animal shelter

Hospice outreach for University of Pennsylvania

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