Join our team of researchers here at Humber River Hospital. We are focused on best practice to undertake and operate Research Studies.
As we continue to grow our research operations at Humber River Hospital, we are seeking a Research Coordinator to join our team.
Are you an enthusiastic and energetic individual who thrives in a fast-paced environment? Are you passionate about conducting clinical research and ensuring study requirements are met? If you answered yes to the questions above, we invite you to read the details below and apply to this exciting career opportunity at Humber River Hospital.
Reporting Relationship: Manager, Research
Hourly Salary: $29.76 - $31.62
Availability: Monday – Friday (subject to change); some weekend work may be required.
Union: Non Union
Collaborate with the Primary Investigator (PI) and co-Investigators, physicians and multidisciplinary health care team to recruit study participants (e.g. identify and screen potential participants; obtain informed consent; conduct pre-testing)
Plan, implement, and coordinate all aspects of data collection and source documentation as per hospital policy and industry guidelines. Responsible for data entry using study databases
Prepare and distribute status update reports showing study progress
Review, identify, and escalate adverse events to PI/co-Investigator
Execute study-related administrative tasks (e.g. collect regulatory documents, ethics submissions, etc.); act as central point of communication for study management; manage specimen collection, processing and shipping
Coordinate patient visit schedules as per study protocol; execute all aspects of study visit (e.g. assessment; documentation of adverse events and medications; administer questionnaires; sample collection, including venipuncture; process and ship samples)
Prepare for study monitor visits, liaise with study monitors and work to resolve outstanding issues/problems in a timely manner
Ensure all documentation and files are audit-ready and assist with preparing for audits
Maintain all regulatory files and essential documents for research studies
Undergraduate degree in health or science-related field required
Minimum 3-5 years of clinical research experience (oncology preferred)
Previous work experience on Health Canada regulated clinical trials required
Able to meet competing deadlines while paying meticulous attention to detail
Certification in clinical research (i.e. SoCRA, ACRP) an asset
MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint etc.) required
Strong interpersonal, diplomacy and customer service skills required
Ability to multi-task and perform in a fast-paced environment
Demonstrated knowledge of research regulations and guidelines, such as ICH/GCP, Tri-council Policy, FDA CFR and Health Canada required
Knowledge of International Air Transportation Authority (IATA) shipping regulations relating to Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG) preferred
Location: Humber River Hospital – all sites
Why Humber? Why Now?
Humber River Hospital is on an exciting transformation journey of redefining patient care as we leverage the most advanced technologies to enhance all aspects of delivering highly reliable safe, quality care. We continue to build a people-centered workplace with excellent staff and physician engagement by hiring passionate, diverse and inclusive healthcare professionals. People who care and live our values of Compassion, Professionalism and Respect. People who are committed to making a positive difference.
We are a Studer Group hospital, focused on evidence-based leadership practices and hardwiring a culture that WOWs.
Why? Because at Humber River Hospital, we know it’s our people and our ability to innovate that allows us to consistently deliver a positive patient experience. At Humber River Hospital we believe in exceptional care...healthier community.
This position will be filled in accordance with Humber River Hospital’s policies and procedures. To express your interest in this exciting opportunity, complete the online application in confidence at www.hrh.ca/jobs.
This description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by the employee within this position. However, the actual responsibilities, duties, qualifications and experience may vary. Employee may perform other related duties as required to meet the ongoing needs of the organization. Information contained in this job posting/description is subject to change.
Humber River Hospital is committed to inclusion and diversity. We believe that diversity drives our culture of innovation. By bringing together a variety of different perspectives, it fuels our creative thinking, generates new ideas and creates solutions designed to address tomorrow's healthcare challenges today. We take pride in providing professional development and career advancement opportunities for our employees including minorities, women, veterans and individuals with physical and developmental disabilities. We also provide accommodation to applicants and all of our employees - from hire to retire.
Let us know what we can do to help you be successful during your recruitment experience at Humber River Hospital.