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Patient-Center Outcomes Research (PCOR) Study Manager
Posted: January 27, 2014
Expires: March 26, 2014
Requisition number: Req.31443BR
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The PCOR Study Manager will oversee all operations related to implementation, management, tracking, monitoring, coordination, and capacity building for trial enrollment and use of observational data across 10 systems. The Manager be advised by the Patient and Family Advisory Panel and the Clinical Advisory Panel in developing mechanisms and processes to conduct PCOR in three test conditions; pulmonary arterial hypertension, osteoarthritis, and obesity.
Under the direction of the SCILHS Principal Investigator(s) and Program Director, support the design, implementation, and evaluation of PCOR studies for the SCIHLS Program across participating health system sites Manage the work of the Clinical Advisory Panel (CAP) and the Patient and Family Advisory Panel. Oversee and manage study implementation (survey of patients in three target conditions). Indirectly oversee and supervise investigational study coordinators at all SCILHS sites to execute multi-site research studies Attend regular meetings of the Operations Committee to report on progress, timelines, and issues that pose barriers to the studies Work collaboratively and in coordination with the managers responsible for the Regulatory and the Technology Development/Informatics Work Streams. Together, these three managers will ensure that all three work streams are functioning efficiently and effectively since all three have interdependencies. They will ensure smooth and timely communications, track and monitor of progress, and work to resolve issues across the work streams and across the 10 sites. Manage the IRB submission process for SCILHS PCOR studies by working across all participating site IRBs. Track and monitor the process and manage the resolution of IRB review issues Work collaboratively with privacy officers at all sites to ensure IT approvals for study implementation Work with clinical effectiveness research experts and patient advocates to design recruitment strategies and multi-channel surveys for the target condition cohorts. Develop strategies to collect and integrate Patient Reported Outcomes (PROs) Manage and work to resolve human subjects issues that arise during the study Support regulatory compliance - prepare reports and documents as required by PCORI, DHHS, and participating institutions Support development and planning of policies and procedures to return study results to clinicians and patients involved in the studies Work with the SCILHS leadership and management team on planning for future opportunities Supervise two PCOR study coordinators dedicated to the SCILHS project. Recruit, train, delegate, and monitor work of staff. Ensure deliverables are met on time, protocols are implemented according to plan, regulatory compliance is met, and reporting systems are maintained.
Interested applicants please apply directly to our website at: https://jobs.brassring.com/1033/asp/tg/cim_jobdetail.asp?partnerID=25240&siteID=5341&AReq=31443BR. Basic Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in science and or health related field required; 7 years of progressive project management experience required. Previous supervisory experience as well 2 years in Human subjects study management.
Additional Qualifications: Master's degree preferred. Formal training or certification in project management, outstanding organizational skill, excellent written and verbal skills, outstanding interpersonal skills.
Additional Information: This is a term position ending on June 30, 2015.
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