Cancer Research Breakthroughs Begin in our Labs withEmployees Just Like You
Join Cedars-Sinai and become part ofa team that is at the forefront of medical advancements. Work alongsidephysician-scientists and researchers who are making life-saving medical andscientific breakthroughs. Our researchers develop some of the most advancedclinical trials in the world. Here, you will be a part of leading-edge cancerresearch history that improves our cancer patients' treatment options, onetrial at a time.
Doyou have a passion for helping human kind?
As a member of our Clinical ResearchOffice (CRO) at the Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute (SOCCI), youwill bring your dedication and expertise to collaborate on cancer trials andassist on cancer research studies. You will provide support and service tofaculty and staff conducting oncology research. This includes coordination ofstaff support, provision of centralized systems, regulatory expertise, andquality assurance. Your work will support our mission of rapidly translatingresearch discoveries into safe, effective treatments.
You will work in coordination withClinical Research Coordinators, Research Program Administrators and ResearchNurse Coordinators.
Asa Clinical Research Associate II, you will also be responsible for thefollowing:
Ensure compliance with protocol and overall clinical research objectives, while maintaining research practices using Good Clinical Practice (GCP) guidelines
Collect data from sponsors and enter information into the Electronic Data Systems (EDCs) and complete case report forms (CRFs).
Evaluate and abstract data from source documents.
Provide supervised patient contact or patient contact for long term follow-up patients.
Assist with regulatory submissions to the Institutional Review Board (IRB) and work closely with supervising research staff or directly with the IRB to submit the following: adverse events, serious adverse events, and safety letters.
Schedule patients for research visits and research procedures.
Manage samples, including preparation, shipping, and maintenance of study supplies and kits.
Maintain strict patient confidentiality according to HIPAA regulations and all laws.
Participate in professional development training and continued education programs.
May serve as the point of contact for external sponsors for select trials.
Since its beginning in 1902, Cedars-Sinai has evolved to meet the healthcare needs of one of the most diverse regions in the nation, continually setting new standards in quality and innovation in patient care, research, teaching and community service. Today, Cedars-Sinai is widely known for its national leadership in transforming healthcare for the benefit of patients.Cedars-Sinai is one of the largest nonprofit academic medical centers in the U.S. with 886 licensed beds, 2,100 physicians, 2,800 nurses and thousands of other healthcare professionals and staff. Clinical programs range from primary care for preventing, diagnosing and treating common conditions to specialized treatments for rare, complex and advanced illnesses. In addition, Cedars-Sinai serves the community through its Medical Network, which includes the highly rated Cedars-Sinai Medical Group and Cedars-Sinai Health Associates. Cedars-Sinai has consistently been named one of America’s Best Hospitals by U.S. News & World Report, has received the National Research Corporation’s Consumer Choice Award 18 years in a row for providing the highest quality medical care in Los Angeles, and has the longest running Magnet desig...nation for nursing excellence in California. Cedars-Sinai is a leader in the clinical care and research of heart disease, cancer and brain disorders, among other areas. Pioneering research achievements include using cardiac stem cells to repair damaged hearts, developing minimally invasive surgical techniques and discovering new types of drugs to target cancer more precisely. Cedars-Sinai also impacts the future of healthcare through education programs that encompass everything from highly competitive medical residency and fellowship programs to a biomedical science and translational medicine PhD program, advanced training for nurses and educational opportunities for allied health professionals. Most notably, Cedars-Sinai demonstrates a longstanding commitment to strengthening the Los Angeles community through wide-ranging programs that improve the health of its most vulnerable residents.