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Clinical Trials Manager - Tisch Cancer Institute
Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.
A Clinical Trials Manager position is currently
available within the Bone Marrow Transplant (BMT) division within the Tisch
Cancer Institute. The Clinical Trials Manager coordinates and manages multiple
clinical trials projects and protocols, including those from pharmaceutical
companies. Duties include, but are not limited to, instructing staff regarding
appropriate protocols, provide support for ongoing research projects, and
provide administrative oversight regarding staff roles and instructions for each
The Tisch Cancer Institute is a vital component of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital and plays a key role in the Mount Sinai Health System, which is one of the largest health care systems in the nation. We are a National Cancer Institute (NCI)-designated center and provide a multidisciplinary approach to cancer treatments and clinical breakthroughs that may one day put an end to cancer.
Roles & Responsibilities:
- Manages and coordinates assigned clinical trial research studies conducted by a principal investigator to ensure conformance with specified research objectives and protocols.
- Coordinates and establishes clinical trials schedules, task assignments and allocation of staff and equipment.
- Coordinates and manages all subjects enrolled in clinical trials, including completion and tracking of all required regulatory documents.
- Ensures clinical research studies are conducted according to regulatory requirements, good clinical practices and specified research protocols, including Mount Sinai School of Medicine, outside sponsors and federal and/or state regulatory agencies.
- Serves as the primary liaison for clinical trials conducted for pharmaceutical companies. Provides status reports, adverse side effects and trends, evaluates patient enrollment and provides appropriate recommendations and/or conclusions.
- May monitor and reconcile budget and other financial items for clinical trials; tracks reimbursements from the sponsoring agency (ies).
- Develops policies and procedures for clinical trials; conducts meetings with staff to ensure compliance with established practices and to keep employees abreast of current changes and standards.
- Organizes grant submissions and implements standard operating procedures for clinical monitoring. Manages and monitors sites involved in clinical trials including the recruitment and management of subjects.
- Manages various personnel functions such as hiring, performance appraisals, coaching, disciplinary actions and terminations. Provides guidance and support to staff. Orients and mentors new research team members.
- Preforms other duties as assigned.
- Education: Bachelor's Degree in Biology, Public Health or related scientific/health field; Masters preferred.
- Experience/Skills: 6 years of experience managing clinical trials, including 2 years in a management/leadership role.
- Exceptional attention to detail and accuracy.
- Excellent written and oral communication skills.
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