As a Research Project Associate (RPA) in the Department of Radiology , you will help oversee Radiologys support services such as, (Imaging de-identification, Scanning instructions, Imaging manual reviews, Radiology Site questionnaires, etc.,) for all clinical trials across MSK. These services are critical in the coordination of clinical research at MSK. As member of the team, you will manage operations and coordinate the rollout of strategic projects that affect clinical research trials. One major initiative we are rolling out at MSK is to use an electronic solution for completing these requests. The application we utilize will support several hundred open clinical trials across MSK and promotes a standardized workflow that is compliant with regulatory requirements. Our team manages all aspects of this initiative, from coordinating and conducting trainings to introduce the application, trial setup, assisting with training/education critical staff, maintaining day to day operations, and providing technical support to end users amongst other tasks. Additionally, as an integral member of the team, you will be involved in developing and implementing new initiatives that will directly impact clinical research trials within and across departments at MSK.
Participate in special projects and task forces as determined by management.
Utilize appropriate methodologies to collect patient information
Generate reports to all necessary parties on the progress
Assist with high-level departmental projects requiring data management support; provide data entry solutions as needed.
Perform regular audits to ensure that the platform is functioning and to ensure that the research requests are carried out as outlined.
Ensure that workflow is controlled and meets departmental needs. Manages ongoing departmental projects and creates processes to ensure that goals are met.
Participate or coordinate on both interdepartmental and intradepartmental organization-wide research projects as requested.
Provide leadership, organizational, creative, or clerical support to established and new research initiatives.
Able to operate effectively, even when things are not clear or the way forward is not obvious.
Adept at planning and prioritizing work to meet commitments aligned with organizational goals.
Action-oriented and eager to embrace new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm.
A High School Diploma/GED with experience in clinical research or applicable experience.
As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.