Research Project Associate, Radiation Oncology, Lymphoma service
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Location: New York, New York
Academic / Research
Internal Number: 2021-56948
Research is integral to our mission at Memorial Sloan Kettering, and clinical trials help us discover better forms of patient care and treatment. In the Department of Radiation Oncology, we are dedicated to providing superior care to our patients while leading innovations in clinical, translational, and laboratory-based research. Our experts helped pioneer techniques such as intensity-modulated radiation therapy and are world leaders in their subspecialties, including brachytherapy, stereotactic radiosurgery, and palliative approaches.
As a Research Project Associate, you will provide data analysis and project assistance for research protocols within our Department of Radiation Oncology, Lymphoma service. . You will be responsible for data/project management activities and for data accuracy and integrity associated with clinical research. You will also participate in special projects as determined by management.
Assist with compiling papers and posters
Design and/or enhance databases, data forms and tools to facilitate data collection
Perform abstraction of data from publications and patient charts
Serve as the primary contact for all levels of staff regarding data administration matters as they relate to the databases
Generate reports to all necessary parties on the progress of the research project, database, or protocol.
Compile and analyze data for abstracts, manuscripts and presentations.
Manage ongoing and new departmental projects and create processes to ensure that goals are met.
Adept at learning quickly, applying insights from past efforts to new situations.
An effective communicator, capable of determining how best to reach different audiences and executing communications based on that understanding.
Action-oriented and eager to embrace new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm.
At least 1 year of clinical research in oncology, or as determined by hiring manager.
A minimum of a High School Diploma with at least 3-4 years of clinical research experience
Experience with biostatistics/SPSS, helpful
Must be able to work independently, be flexible, and meet tight deadlines.
Microsoft applications, database knowledge a plus.
Must have a comprehensive knowledge and understanding of the regulations pertaining to human subject protection (including 21 CFR and 45 CFR 46 of the United States Code of Federal Regulations) and Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).
At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes. For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.