This position is the point of contact for the members of the Melanoma Community Registry (MCR) \u2013 a cohort of melanoma patients, family members and friends \u2013 and other patients and research participants as needed. Duties include:
Identifying and contacting patients or registry members for research, media, projects, and advocacy activities
Coordinating areas of interest of MCR volunteers, and overseeing their assignments
Administrative support to the researchers and faculty in the Department of Dermatology, including administrative work such as travel expenses and scheduling.
This position is part of a team that supports research and includes research recruitment tasks such as reviewing schedules or charts to identify and contact potential research participants, assisting with Institutional Review Board documents and submissions, and coordinates process evaluation and improvement for the research pipeline in dermatology.
As the state's only health and research university, OHSU brings together patient care, research, education of the next generation of health care providers and scientists and community service to improve the health and well-being of all Oregonians.The university is a conduit for learning for more than 2,800 students, providing training to interns, residents and fellows in postgraduate medical and research. It is the only place in Oregon that grants doctoral degrees in medicine, dentistry and nursing. OHSU cares for more than 251,000 patients each year from around the region and takes a leadership role in contributing to solutions involving the health of the state and the nation, such as health care access and transparency, ethics and workforce shortage. Beyond providing critical health care services, quality education and cutting-edge research, OHSU also is a key economic and social force in the Northwest. With an annual operating budget of $2.06 billion and more than 14,000 employees, OHSU is Portland?s largest employer. Its size contributes to its ability to provide... many services and community support activities not found anywhere else in Oregon. For more information visit http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/index.cfm