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Senior Research Associate - Center for Innovation in Pediatric Practice Job in Columbus, Ohio US

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Nationwide Childrens Hospital Inc
Columbus, OH
Government and Military
Job Type
Full Time
Years of Experience
Less than 1 Year
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Senior Research Associate - Center for Innovation in Pediatric Practice

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Senior Research Associate - Center for Innovation in Pediatric Practice

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Senior Research Associate- Center for Innovation in Pediatric Practice

Full Time, Exempt, M-F 8am-5pm

We are seeking a 1.0 FTE Clinical Research Associate.- Dr. Creary is a Health Services Researcher whose research is focused on increasing effective utilization of treatments to improve the outcomes of patients with sickle cell disease. Dr. Creary is developing and testing novel interventions to help patients and families affected by sickle cell make informed health care decisions and adhere to medical treatment regimens. Her research includes working with children and adolescents with sickle cell disease but also parents, caregivers, and providers of these youth.

The primary responsibility for this Clinical Research Associate will be to conduct, coordinate and manage Dr. Creary’s current and future research projects. The person in this position will work closely with Dr. Creary on internally and externally funded research.


Why Nationwide Children's Hospital?

 The moment you walk through our doors, you can feel it. When you meet one of our patient families, you believe it. And when you talk with anyone who works here, you want to be part of it, too. Welcome to Nationwide Children’s Hospital, where Passion Meets Purpose.

Here, Everyone Matters. We’re 12,000 strong. And it takes every single one of us to improve the lives of the kids we care for, and the kids from around the world we’ll never even meet. Kids who are living healthier, fuller lives because of the knowledge we share. We know it takes a Collaborative Culture to deliver on our promise to provide the very best, innovative care and to foster new discoveries, made possible by the most groundbreaking research. Anywhere.

Ask anyone with a Nationwide Children’s badge what they do for a living. They’ll tell you it’s More Than a Job. It’s a calling. It’s a chance to use and grow your talent to make an impact that truly matters. Because here, we exist simply to help children everywhere.

Nationwide Children’s Hospital. A Place to Be Proud

What Will You Be Doing?

Direct interaction with prospective study participants to recruit and enroll them on clinical research studies
Coordinating and collecting data for current and future research projects. This will include designing new studies, submitting applications for research funding, implementing research protocols, recruiting and enrolling study participants, collecting and analyzing data, disseminating results, and closing out studies.
Ensuring that each step of the research protocols is completed and compliant with the Institutional Review Board, funding agencies, and other entities (i.e. Clinical trials tracking) by completing study submissions, amendments/progress reports, continuing reviews, and final reports.
Providing quality assurance for the data collected on research projects.
Performing miscellaneous related duties as required.


What Are We Looking For?

To fulfill this role sucessfully, you must possess these minimum qualifications and experience:

Evidence of exceptional interpersonal and communication skills required to interactive effectively with study participants, research staff, and external collaborators.

Bachelor’s degree required, Master’s degree preferred

Management and leadership skills

Strong organizational skills and self-motivated

Ability to work independently

Ability to summarize data and generate tables. Basic statistical skills desired.

Cultural sensitivity and comfort working with a diverse range of socioeconomic, racial and ethnic populations

Ability to maintain strict confidentially of all personal/health sensitive information

Your Benefits, Your Wellness:

As an employer, Nationwide Children's recognizes the importance of the benefits we offer. We also recognize the importance of balancing your work and personal needs. Our benefits and Employee Wellness package is designed to:

Wellness package is designed to:

Empower you to be a conscientious health care consumer through educational and wellness activities
Establish a work environment that promotes health and well-being
Support your financial protection and security in retirement

Most of our positions are benefits' eligible from day 1.


Percent of time spent on: 50%
 Conducting research studies 25%
 Collecting and analyzing data 10%
Preparing position papers, publications and grant proposals 05%
Resource person for other investigators 05%
Mentoring less experienced research personnel 05%
Purchasing supplies
100% Kneeling / reaching 100% Finger dexterity 100% Talking / hearing / seeing 33% Lifting / carrying weight 0-20 pounds for 1-5 minutes
 The above list of duties is intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by individuals assigned to this classification. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive list of duties performed by the individual so classified, nor is it intended to limit or modify the right of any supervisor to assign, direct, and control the work of employees under his/her supervision.                                                                                                                                                                                                               

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