The Weill Cornell Medicine Human Research Protection and Compliance department is expanding! More positions will be posted soon.
Provides operational and regulatory support to Weill Cornell Medicine (WCM) IRBs and Human Research Protection Program (HRPP).
Processes human research submissions, including conducting regulatory pre-reviews of human research studies to ensure regulatory and institutional compliance.
Communicates with researchers and research staff to address questions/concerns; provides technical and regulatory support and guidance as needed.
Assists with preparing IRB meeting agendas, attends IRB meetings, generates correspondence/regulatory documents from meetings and drafts meeting minutes.
Assists with addressing IRB Member’s research review concerns, provides regulatory guidance to members and serves as liaison between members and researchers.
Assists with conducting outreach efforts with assigned WCM departments and/or divisions, and serve as the primary point of contact.
Serves on internal subcommittees to assist with building the WCM HRPP, after developing a solid understanding of the WCM IRB and regulatory processes.
Maintains a basic understanding and working knowledge of federal, state and local regulations and institutional policy and procedures to ensure the WCM IRBs and HRPP are in compliance with applicable mandates.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
Approximately 1 year of experience working in an IRB office, research administration, or supporting human research activities OR a combination of completed education and experience.
Working knowledge of research administration and IRB database systems preferred.
Working knowledge of federal regulations and ethical standards for research with human subjects, i.e. common rule, FDA regulations, etc. preferred.
Experience conducting or reviewing biomedical and social/behavioral research with human subjects preferred.
Internal Number: REQ Number 29186
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Weill Cornell Medicine is committed to excellence in patient care, scientific discovery and the education of future physicians in New York City and around the world. The doctors and scientists of Weill Cornell Medicine—faculty from Weill Cornell Medical College, Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences, and Weill Cornell Physician Organization—are engaged in world-class clinical care and cutting-edge research that connect patients to the latest treatment innovations and prevention strategies. Located in the heart of the Upper East Side's scientific corridor, Weill Cornell Medicine's powerful network of collaborators extends to its parent university Cornell University; to Qatar, where an international campus offers a U.S. medical degree; and to programs in Tanzania, Haiti, Brazil, Austria and Turkey. Weill Cornell Medicine faculty provide comprehensive patient care at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center, NewYork-Presbyterian/Lower Manhattan Hospital and NewYork-Presbyterian/Queens. Weill Cornell Medicine maintains major affiliations with Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, The Rockefeller University, the Hospital for Special Surgery and Houston Methodist. ...Weill Cornell Medicine is accredited by the Liaison Committee for Medical Education of the American Medical Association and the Association of American Medical Colleges.