The Research Assistant provides support for research and clinical trials within the Cancer Centre. This position will have responsibilities in all aspects of clinical trials including: registration of patients to protocols, the collection of data on patients who are participating in clinical trials, the completion of case report forms, and the submission of forms to the trial sponsor/monitor within specified timelines. Duties will include monitoring research activities, conduct preliminary analysis and data screening and develop databases. This position will support research and evaluation activities with regard to implementation and ongoing management.
Minimum Community College Diploma in a health related discipline required
Clinical Trials experience preferred
Clinical Research certification (SOCRA, ACRP) an asset.
Undergraduate degree in a health related discipline preferred
Excellent organizational skills required
Ability to work independently and in a multidisciplinary team
Proficient in MS Windows environment (Word, Excel, Access)
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Excellent data collection and data entry skills required
Ability to prioritize workload, with particular attention to detail