Accreditation Lead

Rockville, MD
Sep 20, 2017
Sep 21, 2017
Full Time

The EMMES Corporation, organized in 1977, is a privately owned Contract Research Organization (CRO) located in Rockville, Maryland. EMMES is dedicated to providing statistical and epidemiological expertise, computer systems development, data management, study monitoring, regulatory guidance, and overall operational support to clients engaged in clinical and biomedical research. EMMES is seeking an Accreditation Lead to support all phases of clinical trials.

Primary Responsibilities

    Oversee and coordinate HRPP activities across the various offices and staff that have roles in protecting research participants

    Provide guidance regarding the interpretation of regulations, laws, and policies to the organization's IRBs, researchers staff, and administrators

    Ensure that the human research protection training is available and completed by investigators, key study personnel and all staff who participate in the human subjects protection program with the SOPs.

    Maintains documentation required by corporate and project SOPs

    Detailed working knowledge of accreditation standards

    Ensure implementation of corrective action, as needed in accordance with Emmes policies and IRB policies and procedures

    Demonstrates understanding of project and corporate SOPs by producing work in compliance


    Master degree in a health related field preferred and at least 5 years of IRB experience required

    Working knowledge of HRPP accreditation required

    Experience in a medical/biologic, or other health-related or clinical research field preferred

    Ability to write scientific minutes

    Excellent verbal and written communication skills

    Strong computer skills

    Strong skills in prioritization, problem solving, organization, decision-making, time management and planning

    Excellent analytical skills

EMMES has an outstanding benefits package including: generous tuition reimbursement, professional development and training programs.

For immediate consideration please submit your resume and apply directly through the company website at .

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EMMES is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer EOE/M/F/D/V

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