This position is responsible for providing medical support to the Company’s product development strategy and post marketing commitments, while supporting Medical Affairs strategy related to the Independent Research (IR) program. This individual will interface with physicians/clinical investigators, regulatory agencies and internal departments. The Medical Director, (MD) must possess in depth knowledge of BioMarin’s approved products, agents in the pipeline and all associated disease areas. This position will represent the department and company at key internal and external meetings. This positions responsibility may also include providing input on marketing programs and representing BioMarin at scientific, clinical and business development meetings. A close collaboration with the local (commercial) Area Director is also expected.