At Memorial Sloan Kettering, were changing the way we treat cancer and the way the world thinks about it. Were making new discoveries and improving outcomes by continually challenging what we know and exploring all avenues that could improve the quality of care for people in the region, across the country, and around the world.
We are seeking a Research Project Manager (RPM) for the Department of Surgery .
The RPM is responsible for working with the surgeons, fellows, and the research team on a of clinical research projects primarily involving retrospective data management and statistical analysis to assess outcomes for our robot-assisted surgical procedures. Commitment to accuracy, high attention-to-detail, and ability to work independently are critical competencies for the role.
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Manage the functions and activities of assigned projects within the research organization.
Be responsible for database development and database research
Manage the data management team to ensure accountability and quality of data.
Manage a quality assurance program by reviewing data of research for accuracy and compliance.
Provide statistical analysis for retrospective and prospective studies
Support the work of Attendings, fellows, and research assistants to accomplish research goals.
Work on departmental initiatives relating to clinical research data management, specifically database management, to ensure the highest quality data for the clinical research programs.
Have in-depth knowledge of the processes/procedures associated with clinical practice, clinical research, and/or a strong information systems expertise in the latest technologies.
A Bachelors degree with at least 4 years of experience in clinical research or other applicable research investigation.
Experience with Microsoft Excel and Access, database knowledge.
Experience with basic Structured Query Language (SQL) is a plus.
Experience with SPSS/SAS/STATA
Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills.
Strong organizational, prioritization, and project management skills.
Proven ability to manage clinical research projects with strict deadlines.
Must have a comprehensive knowledge and understanding of the regulations pertaining to human subject protection (including 21 CFR and 45 CFR 46 of the United States Code of Federal Regulations) and Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).
Internal Number: 2019-36019
About Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.