The responsibilities of this position will be to provide assistance and oversight with single-center and multi-center clinical research trials conducted within the Cardiology Clinical Research Unit (CCRU). This position will span the multiple specialty-divisions of Cardiology and will require coordinating efforts within the CCRU as well as with collaborating sites and external institutions. The project manager will interface with multiple investigators (internal & external), and will work closely with the CCRU program manager. The responsibilities for the position include: manage start-up activities including but not limited to feasibility assessments, budgeting, and PennChart research alert development; oversee/develop study materials, specifically informed consent documents, protocol materials, SOPs, meeting materials and project updates for regulatory requirements; assist with database development and quality control reports; streamline and oversee day-to-day operations; troubleshoot challenges with collaborators and stakeholders; monitor study progress and identify means to meet study recruitment and retention goals; recruiting, training, and supervising full – and part-time research staff; monitor studies for regulatory compliance and risk reduction; build CCRU awareness and branding and serve as a back-up for traditional CRC activities.
Internal Number: 41993
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