Clinical Research Associate II
Responsible for ensuring participating Steward Hospital’s clinical research activities are conducted in compliance with Steward-wide and institutional SOPs, federal, state, and local rules and regulations, and ethical principles regarding the use of human subjects in research. Responsible for ensuring that research activities at the Steward Hospital involving human subjects are conducted in a manner that protects the safety, rights, and welfare of participants.
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS:
Works closely with the Chair of the IRB
Minimum Education: Bachelor’s degree
Minimum Experience: 2-3 years in IRB office, IRB Administration, clinical research or other human subjects protection-related job
Minimum skills/abilities: Basic knowledge of clinical research and familiarity with medical terminology
Excellent time management skills with ability to independently prioritize, organize and efficiently deal with multiple ongoing activities
Excellent communications and interpersonal skills and ability to pay attention to detail
Certification/Licensure: Certified IRB Professional is preferred.
Training: A working knowledge of federal regulations pertaining to research, ICH GCP and HIPAA
MS word and MS windows and experience with computerized databases
Have the ability to make accurate and appropriate independent judgments and know when to refer issues to supervisor
Exceptional analytical ability
[HOSPITAL or ORGANIZATION] is taking additional, necessary preparations to ensure patients can receive compassionate care in a safe, carefully managed environment – with confidence and without fear.
Our Safe and Ready program consists of a rigorous [five-point] standard ensuring patient safety, confidence and convenience:
- Expanded hours will allow previously cancelled procedures to be scheduled as quickly as possible.
- Any COVID-19 related care takes place in designated areas away from other patients and their families.
- Emergency Departments are reorganized to be a safe place to treat all emergency patients.
- A stringent cleaning policy has been implemented throughout the hospital.
- A strictly controlled visitor and masking policy is required for patient safety.
You can rest assured that we have made the necessary preparations to provide care in a safe, controlled and professional way.