Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
The Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology serves as a regional resource for clinical laboratory services required for patient care, research and educational programs in laboratory medicine and pathology. The department now employs 900 people who work at the award-winning University of Washington Medical Center, Harborview Medical Center and many other clinical and research facilities in the area. The University of Washington (UW) is proud to be one of the nation’s premier educational and research institutions. Our people are the most important asset in our pursuit of achieving excellence in education, research, and community service. Our staff not only enjoys outstanding benefits and professional growth opportunities, but also an environment noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement and natural beauty.
Our LABORATORY MEDICINE AND PATHOLOGY DEPARTMENT has an outstanding full-time position for a Research Coordinator.
The Research Coordinator will coordinate and support genomic data sharing with Fred Hutch and other in system researchers through BBI catalytic collaborations faculty award, project “Bringing OncoPlex Tumor Genomic Data to the BBI Community”. The genomic data within the Genetics Division is valuable for translational and clinical research. This research coordinator will help support data sharing workflows to improve access to OncoPlex data for BBI members to advance precision medicine by accelerating research on tumor genome alterations and their role in cancer risk and response to therapy.
Serve as point of contact with FHCRC, SCCA, and other institutions interested in using genomic data.
Coordinate data collection efforts between Fred Hutch Translational Genomics Repository, UW Genetics PIs, and other BBI researchers
Design research protocols to allow approved researcher access to the genomic data.
Collect and record researcher feedback on procedures and tools supporting data sharing pathways.
Communicate effectively with other researchers.
Identify patients for BBI system researcher’s clinical trials
Verify and track IRB approvals to ensure compliant access to genomic data.
Assists researchers with regulatory/HIPAA compliance issues, including connecting with the UW Human Subjects Division on HSB approvals and waivers.
Manage the development of training materials to assist approved researchers with database use.
Develop data collection methods and strategies for data management.
Develop and manage reports and metrics related to data collection and sharing efforts.
Oversee the compliance of the data collection methods and implement procedures to audit for integrity.
REQUIREMENTS Bachelor's Degree in Medical Laboratory Science or other related fields AND Two years Research study coordination, experience with IRB/regulatory/HIPAA
Protocol and Training material development, editing, and maintenance
Experience working with the UW Human Subjects Board (HSB)
An equivalent combination of education and experience may substitute for stated requirements.
UW Medicine includes Harborview Medical Center, UW Medical Center - Montlake, UW Medical Center - Northwest, Valley Medical Center, UW Neighborhood Clinics, UW Physicians, UW School of Medicine, and Airlift Northwest.
Founded in 1861, the University of Washington is one of the oldest public institutions in the west coast and one of the preeminent research universities in the world. The University of Washington is a multi-campus university comprised of three different campuses: Seattle, Tacoma, and Bothell. The Seattle campus is made up of sixteen schools and colleges that serve students ranging from an undergraduate level to a doctoral level. The university is home to world-class libraries, arts, music, drama, and sports, as well as the highest quality medical care in Washington State and a world-class academic medical center. The teaching and research of the University’s many professional schools provide undergraduate and graduate students the education necessary toward achieving an excellence that will serve the state, the region, and the nation. As part of a large and diverse community, the University of Washington serves more students than any other institution in the Northwest.