Clinical Research Manager RN

Employer
Virginia Cancer Specialists
Location
22031
Posted
Apr 16, 2017
Closes
Apr 23, 2017
Function
Management, Nurse
Industry
Healthcare, Research
Hours
Full Time

Clinical Research Manager RN

Virginia Cancer Specialists, an affiliate of McKesson Specialty Health and US Oncology, a leader in Cancer care, is seeking a Full Time Clinical Research Manager RN for our Fairfax Office.

SCOPE:

Manages the Practices Research Department programs, operations, and staff. Ensures site research quality by practicing in compliance with US Oncology Research, Inc. (USOR) Standard Operating Procedures (SOP), principles of Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and applicable federal, state, and local regulations. Supports and adheres to the US Oncology Compliance Program, to include the Code of Ethics and Business Standards.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

-Manages a Practices clinical research program and operations in accordance with USON SOP and ICH GCP guidelines. Responsible for ensuring at the administrative level that all research activities are coordinated with affected departments within the practice.

- Collaborates with the Site Research Leader (SRL), physicians of the practice and research committee in the process of study selection for the research program. Develops and implements research budgets that include accrual targets and financial objectives for each research location, in collaboration with practice management. Responsible for promoting or marketing research programs to the practice, community and referring physicians. Coordinates research activities with other (non-USOR) bases or sponsors.

-Develops research accountability standards, metrics, and reports and identifies areas for improvement. Collaborates with site research leader (SRL) and research staff in the implementation of action plans designed to improve practice research operations and quality assurance functions.

Please send resumes to

kirsten.schweighardt@usoncology.com