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. You will provide support and service to faculty and staff conducting oncology research. This includes coordination of staff support, provision of centralized systems, regulatory expertise, and quality assurance. Your work will support our mission of rapidly translating research discoveries into safe, effective treatments.
You will work in coordination with Clinical Research Coordinators, Research Program Administrators and Research Nurse Coordinators.
As a Clinical Research Associate II, you will also be responsible for the following:
Ensure compliance with protocol and overall clinical research objectives, while maintaining research practices using Good Clinical Practice (GCP) guidelines
Collect data from sponsors and enter information into the Electronic Data Systems (EDCs) and complete case report forms (CRFs).
Evaluate and abstract data from source documents.
Provide supervised patient contact or patient contact for long term follow-up patients.
Assist with regulatory submissions to the Institutional Review Board (IRB) and work closely with supervising research staff or directly with the IRB to submit the following: adverse events, serious adverse events, and safety letters.
Schedule patients for research visits and research procedures.
Manage samples, including preparation, shipping, and maintenance of study supplies and kits.
Maintain strict patient confidentiality according to HIPAA regulations and all laws.
Participate in professional development training and continued education programs.
May serve as the point of contact for external sponsors for select trials.
Providing healthcare for more than 100 years, Cedars-Sinai has evolved into one of the most dynamic and highly renowned medical centers in the world. Along with caring for patients, Cedars-Sinai is a hub for biomedical research and a training center for future physicians and other healthcare professionals. This attracts exceptional talent to Cedars-Sinai, including world-renowned physician-scientists who seek a place where they can both conduct research and see patients--the ideal formula for discovery and its translation into cures. Our patients benefit from access to doctors at the top of their fields, and our researchers have an ideal community in which to study the impact of healthcare challenges, and reflect that knowledge in their research. The greater Los Angeles area in which Cedars-Sinai resides possesses unparalleled cultural and ethnic diversity which offers outstanding opportunities for translational and clinical research... and a dynamic environment for medical education.Although community based, Cedars-Sinai is a major teaching hospital affiliated with the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Cedars-Sinai has highly competitive graduate medical education programs in more than 50 specialty and subspecialty areas, a graduate program in biomedical sciences and translational medicine, a clinical scholars program directed towards junior physicians with aspirations to become clinical scientists, and post graduate training opportunities.There are more than 250 full-time faculty members at Cedars-Sinai. The voluntary medical staff, comprised of more than 2,200 specialty board-certified or board-qualified physicians, represent all of the specialties and subspecialties and collaborate with full-time medical staff in the teaching responsibilities of the graduate medical education programs.