Temporary

The Clinical Research Project Assistant (CRPA) will work in the SickKids Liver Transplant program. The SickKids Liver Transplant program is the largest in Canada transplanting infants and children with end-stage liver failure in Ontario and across the country. The studies involve clinical research in children who have undergone liver transplantation, both at SickKids, as well as part of a North American multi-centre consortium. The CRPA will primarily assist the Medical Director of the Liver Transplant Program (Dr. Ng) with clinical and translational research endeavors. This will involve the recruitment and follow-up of children who have undergone liver transplantation, and other projects with a pediatric hepatology and liver transplant focus.

Here's What You'll Get to Do:

  • Prepare Research Ethics Board submissions.
  • Prepare study case report forms and assemble packages of questionnaires.
  • Check data for accuracy and completeness.
  • Score data, enter data and be responsible for data cleaning.
  • Phone subjects to confirm appointments or follow-up on study requirements.
  • Obtain informed consent for questionnaire-based research.
  • Explain questionnaires and arrange study investigations for subjects.
  • Conduct health chart reviews.
  • Work closely with an energetic team of physicians, clinical nurses, research coordinators and colleagues at SickKids

Here's What You'll Need:

  • Bachelors Degree in sciences, social sciences or a health related discipline is required.
  • A Master’s Degree in sciences or a health-related discipline is favoured
  • Experience in Clinical Research is desirable.
  • Able to work independently and with intiative, as well as part of a team.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills are essential in order to develop good working relationships with the research team, co-investigators, Research Ethics Board and other collaborators.

Employment Type: Temporary, Full-Time (one year contract)

Source: https://ca.indeed.com/jobs?q=Research&start=20&vjk=b976c8b6562438fd

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