Clinical Research Coordinator Jobs Vacancy in University Health Network Toronto
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University Health Network (UHN) is looking for an experienced professional to fill the key role of Clinical Research Coordinator I in our Oncology and Hematology Department.
Transforming lives and communities through excellence in care, discovery and learning.
The University Health Network, where “above all else the needs of patients come first”, encompasses Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, Toronto General Hospital, Toronto Western Hospital, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre and the Michener Institute of Education at UHN. The breadth of research, the complexity of the cases treated, and the magnitude of its educational enterprise has made UHN a national and international resource for patient care, research and education. With a long tradition of groundbreaking firsts and a purpose of “Transforming lives and communities through excellence in care, discovery and learning”, the University Health Network (UHN), Canada’s largest research teaching hospital, brings together over 16,000 employees, more than 1,200 physicians, 8,000+ students, and many volunteers. UHN is a caring, creative place where amazing people are amazing the world.
University Health Network (UHN) is a research hospital affiliated with the University of Toronto and a member of the Toronto Academic Health Science Network. The scope of research and complexity of cases at UHN have made it a national and international source for discovery, education and patient care. Research across UHN's five research institutes spans the full spectrum of diseases and disciplines, including cancer, cardiovascular sciences, transplantation, neural and sensory sciences, musculoskeletal health, rehabilitation sciences, and community and population health. Find out about our purpose, values and principles here.
The Division of Medical Oncology and Hematology Clinical Trials Group, requires a Clinical Research Coordinator I to work with its clinical trial portfolio. Working under the direction of the Clinical Research Manager, the Clinical Research Coordinator I collaborates with the Investigators and health care team to assume responsibility for the overall management and coordination of medical oncology and hematology clinical studies.
Responsibilities include recruitment of study participants (e.g. identify and screen potential subjects, obtain informed consent); coordination of patient visits schedules as per study protocol; execution of all aspects of study visit (e.g. assessment of adverse events, monitoring safety, medication, questionnaires, sample collection, including processing and shipment of samples according to clinical protocol). The Clinical Research Coordinator I plans, implements and coordinates aspects of data collection, source documentation and data entry (e.g. in databases or Case Report Forms) as per UHN policy and ICH/GCP guidelines; executes study-related administrative tasks, such as collection of regulatory documents, creation of investigator study files, ethics submissions, etc. and will liaise with study sponsors during monitoring/audits.
- Bachelors Degree in health related field; or equivalent.
- At minimum, 3 years clinical and/or professional experience
- Up to 1 year clinical research experience preferred; experience in recruiting patients for clinical trials
- Knowledge of ICH/GCP guidelines
- Knowledge of IATA shipping regulations and basic laboratory procedures an asset
- Certification as a Clinical Research Professional, preferred
- Excellent organizational and time management skills required
- Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
- Ability to set priorities and work independently with accuracy in a multitasking environment
- Strong Proficiency with MS Office software, Word, Excel, Outlook
If you are interested in making your contribution at UHN, please apply on-line. You will be asked to copy and paste as well as attach your resume and covering letter. You will also be required to complete some initial screening questions.