Cancer Research Breakthroughs Begin in our Labs with Employees Just Like You
Join Cedars-Sinai and become part of a team that is at the forefront of medical advancements. Work alongside physician-scientists and researchers who are making life-saving medical and scientific breakthroughs. Our researchers develop some of the most advanced clinical trials in the world. Here, you will be a part of leading-edge cancer research history that improves our cancer patients' treatment options, one trial at a time.
Do you have a passion for helping human kind?
As a member of our Clinical Research Office (CRO) at the Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute (SOCCI), you will bring your dedication and expertise to collaborate on cancer trials and assist on cancer research studies. As Clinical Research Coordinator II, you will provide independent study coordination including screening of potential patients for protocol eligibility, presenting non-medical trial concepts and details to the patients, and participating in the informed consent process. Your work will support our mission of rapidly translating research discoveries into safe, effective treatments.
You will work in collaboration with Clinical Research Associates, Research Program Administrators and Research Nurse Coordinators.
As a Clinical Research Coordinator II, you will also be responsible for the following:
In collaboration with the physician and other medical personnel, you will document changes in patient conditions, adverse events, concomitant medication use, protocol compliance, response to study drug.
You will be responsible for accurate and timely data collection, documentation, entry, and reporting including timely response to sponsor queries.
You will schedule patients for research visits and procedures as participate in monitoring and auditing activities
You will be responsible for compiling and reporting on each study including information related to protocol activity, accrual data, workload, and other research information; present this information at regular research staff meetings.
You will work closely with a regulatory coordinator or directly with the Institutional Review Board (IRB) to submit adverse Events, Serious Adverse Events, protocol deviations, and Safety Letters in accordance with local and federal guidelines.
You may be involved with other regulatory duties such as: budgeting duties, and assisting with patient research billing and reconciliation.
You will ensure compliance with all federal and local agencies including the Food and Drug Administration (FDA and local Institutional Review Board.
You will maintain research practices using Good Clinical Practice (GCP) guidelines and maintain strict patient confidentiality according to HIPAA regulations and applicable law.
Since its beginning in 1902, Cedars-Sinai has evolved to meet the healthcare needs of one of the most diverse regions in the nation, continually setting new standards in quality and innovation in patient care, research, teaching and community service. Today, Cedars-Sinai is widely known for its national leadership in transforming healthcare for the benefit of patients.Cedars-Sinai is one of the largest nonprofit academic medical centers in the U.S. with 886 licensed beds, 2,100 physicians, 2,800 nurses and thousands of other healthcare professionals and staff. Clinical programs range from primary care for preventing, diagnosing and treating common conditions to specialized treatments for rare, complex and advanced illnesses. In addition, Cedars-Sinai serves the community through its Medical Network, which includes the highly rated Cedars-Sinai Medical Group and Cedars-Sinai Health Associates. Cedars-Sinai has consistently been named one of America’s Best Hospitals by U.S. News & World Report, has received the National Research Corporation’s Consumer Choice Award 18 years in a row for providing the highest quality medical care in Los Angeles, and has the longest running Magnet desig...nation for nursing excellence in California. Cedars-Sinai is a leader in the clinical care and research of heart disease, cancer and brain disorders, among other areas. Pioneering research achievements include using cardiac stem cells to repair damaged hearts, developing minimally invasive surgical techniques and discovering new types of drugs to target cancer more precisely. Cedars-Sinai also impacts the future of healthcare through education programs that encompass everything from highly competitive medical residency and fellowship programs to a biomedical science and translational medicine PhD program, advanced training for nurses and educational opportunities for allied health professionals. Most notably, Cedars-Sinai demonstrates a longstanding commitment to strengthening the Los Angeles community through wide-ranging programs that improve the health of its most vulnerable residents.