Study Coordinator-Cancer Clinical Trials

Location
Stony Brook, NY
Posted
Oct 11, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Job Description

Study Coordinator-Cancer Clinical Trials-1702871

Position Summary


At Stony Brook Medicine, a TH Instructional Support Associate/Study Coordinator is a valuable member of our team, who provides administrative support and has the ability to interface with all levels of management throughout the hospital.

Qualified candidates will demonstrate superior patient care and possess outstanding communication skills while adhering to our high standard of excellence.

Duties may include the following but are not limited to:

  • Recruit and enroll research subjects and schedule patients. Attend Tumor Board conferences, participate in hospital rounds and staff meetings and review surgical and pathology reports of cancer patients for protocol candidates. Review present protocol patients on therapy to assure toxicity and response to treatment. Follow and maintain records on protocol patients for the duration of the study
  • Coordinate multiple Oncology Cancer Clinical Trials from inception to closure under the direction of Principal Investigator/Cancer Clinical Trials Administrative Director. Includes screening, eligibility, data collection, adverse event reporting, completion of CRF's and all regulatory requirements per protocol.
  • Plan and coordinate industry-sponsored, cooperative group and investigator initiated clinical research projects including meeting with industry representatives, contract coordination and budget negotiation. Acts as a resource between outside sponsors, industries and SUNY.
  • Draft informed consent forms, assent forms, and other documentation for submission to the IRB.
  • Patient/Staff Education – Educate patients and families as well as oncology staff on the research process and investigational cancer drugs.
  • All other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Required Qualifications: Bachelor's degree. In lieu of the degree, a combination of directly related education and experience totaling four years may be considered. Three years of related full time experience in a clinical/healthcare setting to include working on clinical trials with proficiency in screening and enrolling research subjects, data collection, and adverse event reporting. Excellent communication and organizational skills. Ability to work independently with minimal supervision. Knowledge of medical terminology. Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

Preferred Qualifications: Experience with coordinating multiple clinical trials, preferably in Oncology, and an understanding of the IRB/regulatory process. IRB training experience.

Special Note: Stony Brook Medicine is a smoke free environment. Smoking is strictly prohibited anywhere on campus, including parking lots and outdoor areas on the premises. All Hospital positions are subject to changes in pass days and shifts as necessary. This position may require the wearing of respiratory protection, which may prohibit the wearing of facial hair.


The selected candidate must successfully clear a background investigation. Prior to start date, the selected candidate must meet the following requirements: Successfully complete pre-employment physical examination and obtain medical clearance from Stony Brook Medicine's Employee Health Services (The hiring department will be responsible for any fee incurred for examination), submit (3) written references, and provide a copy of any required New York State license(s)/certificate(s). Please be advised that failure to comply with any of the above requirements could result in a delayed start date and/or revocation of the employment offer.

The best ideas in medicine start with the best people. At Stony Brook Medicine, our highest calling is to put the power of ideas to work in our patients’ lives. Stony Brook Medicine integrates and elevates all of our health-related initiatives: education, research and patient care. Stony Brook Medicine is Long Island’s premier academic medical center. With 603 beds, we serve as the region’s only tertiary care center and Level 1 Trauma Center, and are home to the Stony Brook Heart Institute, Stony Brook Cancer Center, Stony Brook Children’s Hospital, Stony Brook Neurosciences Institute, and Stony Brook Digestive Disorders Institute. We also encompass Suffolk County’s only Level 4 Regional Perinatal Center, state-designated AIDS Center, state-designated Comprehensive Psychiatric Emergency Program, state-designated Burn Center, the Christopher Pendergast ALS Center of Excellence, and Kidney Transplant Center. It is home of the nation’s first Pediatric Multiple Sclerosis Center.

Stony Brook University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. We are committed to the creation of a diverse and inclusive campus climate. We encourage protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, women and minorities to apply.

This function/position has been designated as “essential.” This means that when the Hospital is faced with an institutional emergency, employees in such positions may be required to remain at their work location or to report to work to protect, recover, and continue operations at Stony Brook Medicine, Stony Brook University Hospital and related facilities.

Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at info@goer.ny.gov.

IF YOU NEED A DISABILITY-RELATED ACCOMMODATION, PLEASE CALL THE UNIVERSITY HUMAN RESOURCE SERVICES DEPARTMENT AT (631) 632-6161 OR THE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT AT (631) 444-4700.
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Official Job Title: TH Instructional Support Associate
Job Field: Administrative & Professional (non-Clinical)
Primary Location: US-NY-Stony Brook
Department/Hiring Area: Cancer Clinical Trials-Stony Brook University Hospital
Schedule: Full-time Day Shift 9a - 5pCancer Clinical Trials-Stony Brook University Hospital
Posting Start Date: Oct 10, 2017
Posting End Date: Oct 24, 2017, 11:59:00 PM
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Salary Grade: SL2

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