Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
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Yale Cancer Center is Connecticut's only cancer center designated as a Comprehensive Cancer Center by the National Cancer Institute (NCI). Yale Cancer Center delivers the highest quality patient-centered care, achieves breakthrough discoveries, and trains the future leaders in cancer science and medicine. There are over 300 clinical trials providing the most advanced cancer therapies at Smilow Cancer Hospital and in the 15 Care Centers, and trials are available within 20+ disease units. Yale has been at the forefront of understanding the fundamental mechanisms of cancer biology and in developing effective therapies for the treatment of cancer, and harnesses the resources of the Yale School of Medicine and Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven to advance cancer research, prevention, and patient care, as well as community outreach and education.
The Clinical Trials Office is in a period of rapid growth and actively recruiting Clinical Research Coordinators. They will be responsible for planning, tracking, and ensuring that the clinical activities for study participants are conducted in accordance with approved protocols. These activities include, but are not limited to patient screening, eligibility determination, registration and other protocol and subject milestones. The CRC will have direct patient contact and will be responsible for managing a multitude clinical trials. The CRC will be assigned to a specific disease team(s) upon hire based on the candidate’s background.
This Clinical Research Coordinator will staff the Trumbull, CT and Fairfield, CT Care Center locations.
Required Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree in a relevant academic/scientific field and a minimum of 3 years of related research support experience; or the equivalent combination of education or experience. Experience must indicate the ability to work with minimal supervision in a team environment.
Demonstrated ability to create and follow research project related supporting documents.
Proven ability to schedule and coordinate research activities as well as work with a team to develop action items and other means to keep projects moving along according to timeline.
Demonstrated ability to report on the status of project deliverables and draft and submit project updates to the study sponsor.
Strong clinical and analytical skills. Proven ability to evaluate and assess subject’s suitability for inclusion into studies, obtain informed consent, determine patient eligibility and coordinate patient enrollment.
Excellent time management and organizational skills. Strong interpersonal skills with the proven ability to communicate effectively.
Preferred Education and Experience: One year of Oncology clinical trial experience. Master’s degree in health or research-related discipline preferred. Experience indicating ability to work with minimal supervision in a team atmosphere and receptiveness to direction.
Application: For more information and immediate consideration, please apply online at http://bit.ly/YaleCareers-62358BR. Please be sure to reference this website when applying for this position.
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