Clinical Research Program Manager - Children’s National Health System – Washington, DC
A career in a pediatric healthcare organization is special because of the amazing work that is done every day. Children’s National is the largest private non-profit medical and research facility in the mid-Atlantic region dedicated exclusively to the care of infants, children, adolescents, and young adults.
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The Clinical Research Program Manager will serve as a senior clinical research professional and is responsible for the operational and financial management and coordination of research primarily in developmental therapeutics for pediatric oncology which includes early phase drug and device trials for children, adolescents, and young adults. The Clinical Research Program Manager will work in close collaboration with the principal investigator. The Clinical Research Program Manager will supervise Clinical Research Managers, coordinators, and other project staff. Individual will provide leadership, oversight to the research team, and facilitate achievement of program goals. The Individual will oversee the day-to-day research program operations following Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), Good Clinical Practices (GCP) and regulatory guidelines, company goals, and budgets. This individual should demonstrate expert clinical, organizational, and communication skills and functions as resource regarding the clinical research and/or grants process. Also, one should demonstrate expert understanding of the federal and institutional regulations and policies governing clinical research involving protection of human subjects (JCAHO, FDA, ICH, GCP, OHRP, IRB, NIH). The individual will function as a resource for those professionals requiring assistance and train new staff as well as support career development of staff. The individual will ensure the smooth running of the clinical research program team including that colleagues are updated on all relevant issues, develops systems to track multiple projects including all regulatory files, investigator and IRB information, patient recruitment activity and financial management as well as ensuring high data quality across all clinical trials. The individual will facilitate the preparation of Institutional Review Board applications for clinical research proposals, develop and manage budgets and coordinates grant applications, progress reports and regulatory documentation submissions as required by the sponsor. The individual will be responsible for the review of invoices and clinical research bills for accuracy compared operational plans, budgets, subcontracts, and protocol.
Specific Requirements and Preferences Master's in Clinical Research Administration, Public Health, Nursing, or other related field preferred.
Minimum Work Experience 5 - 7 Years of related experience.
Specific Requirements and Preferences Certification as a Clinical Research Professional (CCRP) or equivalent required. The current certifying bodies for clinical research professionals include Society of Clinical Research Associates (SoCRA) and the Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP).
Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities
Internal Number: 1800001V
About Children’s National Health System
Children’s National Health System, based in Washington, DC, has been serving the nation’s children since 1870. Children’s National is Magnet® designated, and was ranked among the top 10 pediatric hospitals by U.S. News & World Report 2015-16. Home to the Children’s Research Institute and the Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation, Children’s National is one of the nation’s top NIH-funded pediatric institutions. With a community-based pediatric network, seven regional outpatient centers, an ambulatory surgery center, two emergency rooms, an acute care hospital, and collaborations throughout the region, Children’s National is recognized for its expertise and innovation in pediatric care and as an advocate for all children.