Strength Through Diversity
Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.
Roles & Responsibilities:
The Department of Population Health Science and Policy at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai has an immediate opening for a full-time bachelor's- or master’s-level (preferred, but not required) Research Coordinator to provide day-to-day support to and management of health, clinical-behavioral, and community-based research studies in cancer screening and digital health interventions. Our work is focused on understanding and intervening on disparities in cancer incidence and mortality. Our group, within the Center for Behavioral Oncology, has several projects that address cancer disparities using clinic and community-based recruitment strategies.
The coordinator would work with the principal investigators on federally-funded studies in behavioral and preventive medicine focused on improving cancer screening among under-served patient populations.
Clinical Research Coordinator assists in the daily activities of clinical
research studies, obtains informed consent; collects, maintains and organizes
study information. Assists in preparing grant applications and documents (for
e.g., Institutional Review Board, Grants and Contracts Office).
- Collects and records study
data. Inputs all information into database
- Oversight of daily research operations, implementing study protocols and creating and running reports
- Obtains informed consent under
minimal supervision of the investigator(s) and educates participants
regarding study requirements.
- Assists in the activities
related to clinical research studies including but not limited to answering phone calls, recruiting and screening participants for eligibility for multiple studies, registering
subjects with sponsoring agency, administering lifestyle questionnaires.
- Assists in preparing grant
applications, IRB/GCO for submission and filings.
- Maintains source documents and
subject files in accordance with hospital procedures. Ensures accurate and
complete compilation of subject data through chart reviews.
- Secures, delivers and ships
clinical specimens as required by the protocol.
- Prepares for monitoring visits.
- Performs other related duties..
- Bachelor's degree in ethnic studies, psychology, sociology, ore related health and social service disciplines
- Knowledge of participant recruitment, community-based participatory research, community engagement, program development, health systems, public health issues, and health education planning and education evaluation is helpful
years of research experience
- Experience with MS Office including Excel
- Ability to prioritize and multi-task
written and oral communication skills
attention to detail and accuracy
Strength Through Diversity
The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity is a driver for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. Yet we’re as diverse as the city we call home- culturally, ethically, in outlook and lifestyle. When you join us, you become a part of Mount Sinai’s unrivaled record of achievement, education and advancement as we revolutionize medicine together.
We work hard to acquire and retain the best people, and to create a welcoming, nurturing work environment where you can develop professionally. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, can make an impact on quality patient care.
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Who We Are
Over 38,000 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 an equal opportunity employer. We comply with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate, exclude, or treat people differently on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.