Clinical Research Analyst
University Health Network
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
1d ago

Status : Temporary Full Time (1 year)

University Health Network (UHN) is looking for an experienced professional to fill the key role of Clinical Research Analyst in our Psychiatry Department .

Transforming lives and communities through excellence in care, discovery and learning.

The University Health Network, where above all else the needs of patients come first , encompasses Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, Toronto General Hospital, Toronto Western Hospital, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre and the Michener Institute of Education at UHN .

The breadth of research, the complexity of the cases treated, and the magnitude of its educational enterprise has made UHN a national and international resource for patient care, research and education.

With a long tradition of groundbreaking firsts and a purpose of Transforming lives and communities through excellence in care, discovery and learning , the University Health Network (UHN), Canada’s largest research teaching hospital, brings together over 16,000 employees, more than 1,200 physicians, 8,000+ students, and many volunteers.

UHN is a caring, creative place where amazing people are amazing the world.

University Health Network (UHN) is a research hospital affiliated with the University of Toronto and a member of the Toronto Academic Health Science Network.

The scope of research and complexity of cases at UHN have made it a national and international source for discovery, education and patient care.

Research across UHN's five research institutes spans the full spectrum of diseases and disciplines, including cancer, cardiovascular sciences, transplantation, neural and sensory sciences, musculoskeletal health, rehabilitation sciences, and community and population health. .

Working under the direction of the Principal Investigator, the Clinical Research Analyst assists in the recruitment of study participants (e.

  • g. identifies and screens potential subjects, obtains informed consent, conducts pre-testing and administers questionnaires or other data collection tools);
  • assists in planning, implementation and coordination of all aspects of data collection and source documentation, as per UHN policy and ICH / GCP guidelines;
  • conducts telephone and / or clinical recruitment interviews to collect data using established criteria; coordinates patient visits schedule as per study protocol;
  • assists in study visits (e.g. assessment, adverse events, monitoring safety, medication, questionnaires, sample collection, including venipuncture, processing and shipment of samples according to clinical protocol);
  • plans, designs and organizes scoring procedures and computer databases for ongoing and new research studies; may perform computer statistical analyses and generate response curves, status reports and other.

    We are looking for a candidate who has experience in clinical psychiatric research with patients with depression and patients with memory impairment.

    Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree, or recognized equivalent, in a health or science-related discipline
  • Experience and expertise as a research assistant in clinical psychiatric research with depressed patients required
  • Experience and expertise in administrating the SCID and depression rating scales required
  • At minimum, one (1) year clinical and / or professional experience
  • At least one (1) year clinical research experience
  • Experience and expertise in recruiting patients with psychiatric illness to clinical trials
  • Experience working with older adult patients, including those with memory impairment, is preferable
  • Excellent communications skills in English
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Intermediate or advanced skills with Outlook, Excel, Word and PowerPoint
  • If you are interested in making your contribution at UHN, please apply on-line. You will be asked to copy and paste as well as attach your resume and covering letter.

    You will also be required to complete some initial screening questions.

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