At Boston Children's Hospital, success is measured in patients treated, parents comforted and teams taught. It's in discoveries made, processes perfected, and technology advanced through major medical breakthroughs and small acts of kindness. And in colleagues who have your back and patients who have your heart. As a teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, our reach is global and our impact is profound. Join our acclaimed Neurology Team and discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included. We are looking for an experienced Clinical Research Manager to join the Neuromuscular Research Group in the Neurology Department of Boston Children's Hospital.
The group is headed by Dr. Basil T. Darras, who specializes in molecular genetics and diagnostics of Duchenne and Becker muscular dystrophies, spinal muscular atrophy, and other myopathies, and on defining the indications for new diagnostic methodologies in the evaluation of children with pediatric neuromuscular diseases. His clinical focus is the care of children with neuromuscular conditions originating from inherited or acquired conditions of the motor unit. The Neuromuscular Group at BCH is a major site for clinical studies on spinal muscular atrophy and muscular dystrophy.
Minimum Education and Experience
Work requires the knowledge of theories, principles, and concepts acquired through completion of a Bachelor's degree and a minimum of 8 years of relevant work experience or Master of Science and 4 yrs of relevant work experience.
Applicants must have demonstrated ability in the following areas:
Human Subjects Research Protections, working with the IRB, and FDA Regulatory requirements
Working with Sponsors--industry, foundation, federal--to develop budgets, CTAs, and study startups
Proven track record of managing and training staff in a research setting Additionally, applicants must be well-organized in order to manage multiple projects, responsibilities, and competing demands simultaneously.
Working well on a team, as well as with other staff members, patients (children and families), providers, and departmental leadership is essential.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills are essential.
Boston Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
Internal Number: 2942221
About Boston Children's Hospital
Boston Children's Hospital is a 395-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Children's offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age.