Mount Sinai Careers

RESEARCH PROGRAM COORDINATOR II-Department of Gastroenterology

New York, New York

Job Description

The Mount Sinai Health System


Research Program Coordinator II - 2263826


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What You’ll Do:  

The Research Program Coordinator II develops study protocols, designs management and statistical plans, analyzes data and prepares final reports from study. The Research Program Coordinator II manages activities associated to research projects, including training, supervision of staff, grant and budget preparation, data management and statistical analysis with adherence to applicable regulations.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provides assistance and consultation on basic research or clinical trials methodologies and statistical analysis issues
  • Designs and implements research projects focusing on health and interventions and their associated health outcomes
  • Assists evaluation staff in project design, appropriate procedures and conduct and coordination by establishing sample size requirements, calculating issues associated with various evaluation design options and consulting on appropriate statistical analysis for proposed evaluations
  • Documents and records observations on progress of research, investigations and data per regulatory requirements and MSMC protocols
  • Establishes goals and objectives for staff and communicate through regular correspondence or meetings and promotes positive relationship within the department/institution
  • Provides assistance to the Principle Investigator or Research Manager on grant applications. Organize study protocol for related research projects, developing and coordinating necessary administrative paperwork
  • Serve as program liaison to other departments, outside organizations, government agencies and product representatives
  • Assists in the development of budgets for research projects. Completes grant applications and proposals by developing pilot studies and generating pre-clinical data
  • Oversee the preparation of operational and statistical reports for the P.I. and/or regulatory agencies
  • Completes all Institutional Review Board (IRB) or IACUC and other regulatory applications and renewals
  • Develops consent forms, screens and enrolls patients, follows patients through course of study, collects and analyze data. (Clinical Research Only)
    Develops policies and procedures within area of responsibility. Writes and amends protocols as necessary
  • Participates in conferences, meetings and seminars concerning research and surveillance projects
  • Collaborates with fellows on research projects. Conduct literature searches and assist with publications
  • Maintains and submits the regulatory requirements for the FREEDOM Clinical Coordinating Center at Mount Sinai Medical Center. (Clinical Research Only)
  • Performs related duties as required.
What You’ll Bring:

Education and Experience:

  • Master’s in Biostatistics, Epidemiology, Natural Sciences or related field
  • Minimum five years’ experience in data management and study coordination in healthcare or basic research
  • Knowledge in preparing publication, documents, reports and communication materials for distribution
  • Experience managing/directing research projects and/or grants based programs, and supervising data collection activities

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Who We Are:

Over 35,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.


Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospital campuses, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Beth Israel Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.


The Mount Sinai Health System is committed to the tenets of diversity and workforce that are strengthened by the inclusion of and respect for our differences. We offer our employees a highly competitive compensation and benefits package, a 403(b) retirement plan, and much more.


The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation.

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