The Research Assistant hired for this position will assume responsibility for the management of clinical operational activities related to the conduct of clinical research studies in the Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine. The RA will conduct study initiation, implementation and close out activities, and maintain systems to track projects including regulatory requirements, patient enrollment and study visits. The RA will serve as liaison with industry contacts and Principal Investigators (PIs) to ensure successful execution of clinical studies; and recruit, consent, and conduct visits for study subjects.
Bachelor's Degree with major courses in field of research and no experience, OR AA and 2 years of relevant experience
Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
Working knowledge of eIRB
Working knowledge of eCRIS
Ability to work with a variety of diverse individuals and personalities
As the state's only health and research university, OHSU brings together patient care, research, education of the next generation of health care providers and scientists and community service to improve the health and well-being of all Oregonians.The university is a conduit for learning for more than 2,800 students, providing training to interns, residents and fellows in postgraduate medical and r...esearch. It is the only place in Oregon that grants doctoral degrees in medicine, dentistry and nursing. OHSU cares for more than 251,000 patients each year from around the region and takes a leadership role in contributing to solutions involving the health of the state and the nation, such as health care access and transparency, ethics and workforce shortage. Beyond providing critical health care services, quality education and cutting-edge research, OHSU also is a key economic and social force in the Northwest. With an annual operating budget of $2.06 billion and more than 14,000 employees, OHSU is Portland?s largest employer. Its size contributes to its ability to provide many services and community support activities not found anywhere else in Oregon. For more information visit http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/index.cfm