The Ottawa Hospital : Inspired by research. Driven by compassion
The Ottawa Hospital Research Institute is the research arm of The Ottawa Hospital and an affiliated institute of the University of Ottawa.
With more than 1,700 scientists, clinician investigators, trainees and staff, and total revenues of more than $100 million, we are one of the foremost Canadian hospital-
based research institutes. We are investigating virtually every major disease and condition, with a focus on answering important health questions and translating our findings into benefits for patients and society.
We are seeking a full time Clinical Research Assistant III to work as part of a dynamic multi-disciplinary team in supporting the REthinking Clinical Trials (REaCT) Program including the grant-
funded REaCT NSQIP trial. The REaCT program is a novel model of clinical trial delivery involving the Division of Medical Oncology, Department of Medicine, Department of Surgery, TOH Senior Management, and TOH Office of Quality and Performance.
The REaCT Program performs practical patient-focused research that ensures that patients receive optimal, safe, cost effective treatment.
It includes the pragmatic evaluation of standard, usual care interventions using efficient informed consent, efficient routinely collected electronic administrative and clinical data, and immediate implementation of findings into routine TOH practice.
The initial focus of the REaCT Program will target interventions in Medical Oncology.
Duties and Responsibilities :
As the Clinical Research Assistant III, you will facilitate the conduct of clinical research involving human subjects and patient information under the general direction of Scientists, Clinical Investigators and Program Managers, and involving Clinical Research Coordinators and Associates.
Brief Job Description :
An opening is currently available for an independent, responsible and experienced Clinical Research Assistant III to work with our team recruiting for REaCT studies.
The individual will be responsible for patient recruitment and follow up, data collection, data entry, oversight meetings, assistance in the preparation of ethics applications for the REaCT studies as well as participate in the performance of systematic reviews and literature searches for the REaCT program.
Basic Requirements (Education / Experience) :
Operationally, the Clinical Research Assistant III will be under the Co-direction of the REaCT Investigators from the Division of Medical Oncology, and the Department of Surgery.
Preferred Qualifications :
Skills and Abilities :
Benefits and Opportunities :
Qualified individuals interested in applying for this position should send a cover letter and complete CV with description of research experience to :
Mrs. Stefania Ianni
Administrative Assistant to Dr. Mark Clemons
The Ottawa Hospital Cancer Centre
501 Smyth Road, Box 912
General Campus Ottawa, ON, K1H 8L6
E-mail : sianni toh.ca
We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those invited for an interview will be contacted. The Ottawa Hospital Research Institute is an equal opportunity employer.
Upon request, accommodations due to a disability are available throughout the selection process.