About The Position

Lawson Health Research Institute (Lawson) is the research institute of London Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph’s Health Care London. As one of Canada’s top ten research institutes, we are committed to furthering scientific knowledge to advance health care around the world.

The successful candidate will work under the direction of Stacey Wanlin. This position will assist the Orthopaedic Department of Sport Medicine to administer both industry-sponsored and local investigator / resident-sponsored clinical research trials.  There is a broad range of responsibilities, with a focus on all dimensions of Clinical Trial Administration.  This includes day-to-day operations of clinical studies including:  liaison with patients, physicians and healthcare workers with screening activities, recruitment, scheduling, data collection, functional testing, reporting and management of clinical trial documentation.  The incumbent handles any adverse events and assures adherence to reporting requirements for serious events.

Rate of Pay:                         To commensurate with experience

Hours of Work:                     up to 37.5 hours per week

Duration:                              6 months with possibility of renewal

JOB ID: 101639

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  • Bachelor's degree in health-related field is preferred however equivalent qualification/work experience will be considered;
  • Requires excellent interpersonal, organizational and planning skills to work effectively in a high-pressure environment and have the ability to deal with confidential matters;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English. Ability to communicate effectively general and scientific information both verbally and in writing at all levels;
  • Ability to work independently and make decisions. Good judgement, initiative, tact and professional attitude in the workplace;
  • Adaptable, flexible and resourceful. Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines;
  • Prior clinical trials experience
  • Experience working in an academic/research environment
  • Training in ICH/GCP guidelines
  • Familiarity with Lawson policies and procedures an asset
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and commitment to patient and staff safely at LHSC
  • Demonstrated ability to attend work on a regular basis
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and commitment to the principles of patient and family centred care

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If interested in this role, please apply with a resume that outlines all current and previous experience relevant to the position.

We are committed to providing a safe, healthy and inclusive work environment that inspires respect. LHSC is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from equity-denied groups including Indigenous people, racialized people, women, persons with disabilities, and 2SLGBTQIA+ persons. LHSC is also committed to ensuring an accessible and inclusive recruitment process. Upon individual request, we will endeavor to remove any barrier to the hiring process to reasonably accommodate candidates, including those with disabilities, while maintaining a fair, consistent and equitable recruitment approach. Should any applicant require accommodation through the application, interview or selection processes, please contact Recruitment Services at 519-685-8500, extension #34321 or recruitment@lhsc.on.ca .

As part of the selection process applicants may be required to complete an examination or test. Please be advised that a reference check may be conducted as part of the selection process.

Your interest in this opportunity is appreciated. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. Successful candidates, as a condition of job offer, would be required to provide a satisfactory police information check (original document) completed in the last 6 months.

Please be advised, if you are seeking employment on a temporary work or study permit we recommend reviewing work permit restrictions as it applies to healthcare organizations in Canada. As per the Government of Canada, LHSC is considered a hospital/healthcare organization, even if an employee is functioning in a non-patient facing role. Individuals on a work or study permit seeking employment in this sector may be required to complete additional steps in the process, including but not limited to a medical exam, which may also apply to employees looking to renew their work permits. It is the employee’s accountability to ensure they are adhering to their specific work permit restrictions, and we encourage all candidates and LHSC employees to be proactive and review restrictions as soon as possible as it could be a lengthy process.

JOB ID: 101639