Clinical Research Assistant I - Colorectal Cancer Research

City of Hope

Duarte, CA

Job posting number: #7218943 (Ref:10024775)

Posted: June 20, 2024

Salary / Pay Rate: $24.72 - $35.71 / hour

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Join the forefront of groundbreaking research at the Beckman Research Institute of City of Hope, where we're changing lives and making a real difference in the fight against cancer, diabetes, and other life-threatening illnesses. Our dedicated and compassionate faculty and staff are driven by a common mission: Contribute to innovative approaches in predicting, preventing, and curing diseases, shaping the future of medicine through cutting-edge research.

Come join us as a Clinical Research Assistant I. If you are adaptable, independent, and professional in diverse settings, then this is the right fit for you!

As a successful candidate, you will:

  • Conduct background research, write and develop new clinical research protocols under the guidance of a medical oncology physician.
  • Conduct protocol management for an assigned set of multiple research protocols, orientation, screening, and educational programs.
  • Maintain current and accurate protocol documentation and remain aware of the timeliness of regulatory documents.
  • Ensure that patients are appropriately scheduled, registered; maintain documentation of patient registration.
  • Compile and submit data on appropriate forms according to protocol requirements.
  • Ensure protocol compliance with intense monitoring of specific study requirements and schedules protocol related activities.
  • Help train and mentor new clinical research staff members.
  • Perform specific clinical duties as required per the research protocol.
  • Perform data management and data analyses, as required by the research study.
  • Establish and maintain interpersonal relationships with patients, visitors and other hospital personnel, while assuring confidentiality of patient information.
  • Collect and deliver specimens for analysis, using appropriate or specified equipment for collecting and handling specimens; ensure proper labeling and obtain pertinent clinical and protocol information on request forms; develop and maintain knowledge of various aspects of processing specimens, paying particular attention to safety practices.

Your qualifications should include:

  • Associate degree.
  • Experience may substitute for minimum education requirements.
  • Read, identify, and extract pertinent data from medical records.
  • Ability to read, write and comprehend medical terminology.
  • Excel, Word, and PowerPoint expertise.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree.
  • Familiarity with Electronic Medical Records (EMR) such as EPIC; Clinical Trials Management Systems (CTMS) such as OnCore, LabVantage and RedCap.
  • Medical oncology experience.
  • Experience as a clinical research assistant/associate.
  • Willingness to multitask.

City of Hope is an equal opportunity employer. To learn more about our commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion, please click here.

To learn more about our Comprehensive Benefits, pleaseCLICK HERE.

Salary / Pay Rate Information:
Pay Rate: $24.72 - $35.71 / hour

The estimated pay scale represents the typical [salary/hourly] range City of Hope reasonably expects to pay for this position, with offers determined based on several factors which may include, but not be limited to, the candidate’s experience, expertise, skills, education, job scope, training, internal equity, geography/market, etc. This pay scale is subject to change from time to time.

City of Hope is a community of people characterized by our diversity of thought, background and approach, but tied together by our commitment to care for and cure those with cancer and other life-threatening diseases. The innovation that our diversity produces in the areas of research, treatment, philanthropy and education has made us national leaders in this fight. Our unique and diverse workforce provides us the ability to understand our patients' needs, deliver compassionate care and continue the quest for a cure for life-threatening diseases. At City of Hope, diversity and inclusion is a core value at the heart of our mission. We strive to create an inclusive workplace environment that engages all of our employees and provides them with opportunities to develop and grow, both personally and professionally. Each day brings an opportunity to strengthen our work, leverage our different perspectives and improve our patients’ experiences by learning from others. Diversity and inclusion is about much more than policies and campaigns. It is an integral part of who we are as an institution, how we operate and how we see our future.

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Job posting number:#7218943 (Ref:10024775)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:City of Hope
United States
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