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Clerical Research Assistant - Division of Rheumatology - University of Alberta Hospital

Clerical Research Assistant

Note: This is a Research/Trust Related Position.

Research/Trust related postings are generated by Alberta Health Services as a service to Principal Investigators/Physicians. Alberta Health Services also provides subsequent payroll services for individuals hired into these related positions.

Site: University of Alberta Hospital (UAH)

Department: UAH - Clinical Research - Division of Rheumatology/Department of Medicine/Dr. Walter Maksymowych

Employee Class: Temporary Full Time (This is a maternity leave replacement position with an end date of 1 year from the date of hire)

Salary: To commensurate to experience and education

Hours of Work: Monday - Friday, Days, no shift work

Posting Date: January 8, 2018

Closing Date: January 22, 2018

Position Available: Immediately

Duties:

Provides clerical support to our Arthritis Research program. Handles patient inquiries, books patient appointments with the nurse using eClinician, sends out reminders of appointments, arranges tests such as MRI appointments, obtains test results using NetCare. Prepares charts and history sheets for the clinics and ensures completion and accuracy of charts prior to the appointments. Responsible for timely and accurate updating of patient databases. Performs other related duties such as filing, mail distribution, faxing and ordering supplies.

Qualifications:

  • High school diploma.
  • Computer proficiency in a Windows environment using MS office applications (Word, Excel, Outlook) and the internet.
  • Strong organizational skills, attention to detail, ability to set priorities and to multitask.

To Apply:

Submit resume by 2400 hours on the closing date, quoting the competition number, to Stephanie Belton, Division of Rheumatology, University of Alberta, Room 562 HMRC, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2S2 or email resume to Stephanie.Belton@albertahealthservices.ca.

Applicants may be required to pass a skills assessment test and a criminal records check will be required. Please note that only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Thank you in advance for expressing interest in this employment opportunity.

Clinical Trials Research Coordinator - University of Alberta

Clinical Trials Research Coordinator

Site: University of Alberta

Department: Faculty of Medicine - Division of Gastroenterology - GastroIntestinal and Liver Disease Research Group

Employee Class: Regular Full Time (Monday-Friday)

Salary: Commensurate with Experience, supplemented by a benefits program

Posting Date: January 8, 2018

Closing Date: February 9, 2018

Description:

The Division of Gastroenterology’s GastroIntestinal and Liver Disease Research Group (GILDR is a leading North American clinical research center focused on gastrointestinal and liver clinical trials. GILDR is a fully integrated research center within Alberta’s flagship clinical and research Division of Gastroenterology headquartered at the University of Alberta Hospital in Edmonton. The Division of Gastroenterology currently has 31 active clinical trials involving more than 1000 patient visits each year. The clinical trials are conducted in collaboration between the Pharmaceutical industry, Division of Gastroenterology clinical Scientists, the University of Alberta and Alberta Health Services Support staff. Quality patient care is our number one goal. We succeed in transforming the lives of those people afflicted by various Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease by employing dedicated staff who want to make a difference. Join our team, and we will provide you with ample opportunity to grow in your career by challenging and stimulating you every day.

Duties:

  • Establish a sound working knowledge of multiple complex research protocols, phase I to III
  • Recruit, screen, enrol and follow study participants
  • Conduct all aspects of the research protocol including sponsor correspondence, detailed and accurate record keeping and data management, patient assessments, study drug administration, patient education, coordination of support services and collection of lab specimen
  • Perform study specific assessments
  • Organize ongoing patient follow-up, including arranging lab work, procedures, and study visits
  • Educate and advise patients regarding protocol requirements, study medications, treatment schedule, and the use of data collection tools
  • Coordinate with Radiology, Laboratory, Pharmacy, Health Records, and Clinical as needed by specific protocols
  • Communicate study procedures to clinical and research personnel, and provide ongoing in-servicing and support to other staff when required
  • Participate in Sponsor site visits, regular monitoring visits, study conference calls, and site auditing

Qualifications:

  • Previous clinical trial or clinical research experience is an asset
  • Highly motivated, self directed, enthusiastic with proven problem-solving abilities
  • Demonstrates ability to take initiative and work in a team environment as well as independently with minimal supervision in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to be flexible, multitask and work well under pressure
  • Ability to effectively coordinate simultaneous projects and successfully prioritize multiple tasks to meet deadlines
  • Ability to work efficiently and in a professional and ethical manner in accordance with hospital policies and procedures, and GCP and ICH guidelines
  • Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Effective communication skills
  • Precise documentation skills
  • Experience/training in venipuncture and/or arterial puncture is an asset
  • Must be qualified to perform Drug administration and provide documentation from current professional licensing body.
  • Knowledge of MS Word & Excel, Gmail, Data Entry programs
  • Experience with Netcare & eClinician an asset
  • Willingness to further professional knowledge by reading journals/books and attending rounds, training programs, etc., as necessary (training in GCP guidelines and other study-related procedures can be arranged)

Education:

  • Healthcare professional with recent full time acute patient care experience
  • Current CARNA, CLPNA or CARTA registration and active CPR
  • GCP & Health Canada Division 5 certified an asset

Please email resume and cover letter to sharon.appelman@ualberta.ca

Tenure Track Position, Medical Physicist - Tom Baker Cancer Centre

Tenure Track Position, Medical Physicist

Location: Calgary, Alberta

Site: Tom Baker Cancer Centre

Department: Oncology

Position Type: Full-time

Posting Date: January 4th, 2018

Closing Date: January 25th, 2018

Your Opportunity

The University of Calgary is Canada’s leading next-generation university – a living, growing and youthful institution that embraces change and opportunity with a can-do attitude. Located in the nation’s most enterprising city, the university is making tremendous progress on its Eyes High journey to be recognized as one of Canada’s top five research universities, grounded in innovative learning and teaching and fully integrated with the community it both serves and leads. The University of Calgary inspires and supports discovery, creativity and innovation across all disciplines. For more information, visit ucalgary.ca.

Calgary is one of the world’s cleanest cities and has been named one of the world’s most livable cities for years. Calgary is a city of leaders - in business, community, philanthropy and volunteerism. Calgarians benefit from a growing number of world-class dining and cultural events and enjoy more days of sunshine per year than any other major Canadian city. Calgary is less than an hour's drive from the majestic Rocky Mountains and boasts the most extensive urban pathway and bikeway network in North America.

Description

The Department of Oncology, in conjunction with the Arnie Charbonneau Cancer Institute, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary and Cancer Control Alberta, Alberta Health Services (AHS) invite applications for a new full-time tenure track position, at the Assistant or Associate Professor level, as a Medical Physicist. Duties include clinical support, education and training of graduate students and residents, and original research. A clinical and research focus on brachytherapy is considered an asset, but candidates concentrating in other areas of medical physics will also be considered.

The Division of Medical Physics provides clinical physics services at the Tom Baker Cancer Centre (TBCC) in Calgary. TBCC is a tertiary cancer centre offering a complete range of treatment options to more than 3400 patients per year. External beam radiotherapy is offered on nine Varian linear accelerators. TBCC has two CT simulators and access to MR and PET scanners. Treatment planning is performed primarily using the Eclipse TPS. The TBCC supports active clinical programs in SBRT, TBI, pediatric cancers and stereotactic radiosurgery. LDR and HDR brachytherapy programs treat prostate, breast, and gynecological cancers.

Construction on the new, full service Calgary Cancer Centre began November 2017. The new centre will have 15 radiation vaults, three operating rooms as well as CT, PET-CT and MR capabilities. The Division of Medical Physics is working with Radiation Oncology and Radiation Therapy to develop research and clinical centres of excellence. The successful applicant is expected to develop an original research program in clinically applied medical physics, attracting external grant support. The selected candidate may be eligible for a Tier 2 Canada Research Chair.

The Division of Medical Physics has a full complement of academic programs. The graduate program currently typically enrolls 8-12 MSc and PhD students at a time, with the majority of division members supervising or collaborating with students. The Post PhD Diploma (Residency) program has two residents enrolled. Programs are CAMPEP accredited and are run through the University of Calgary (www.ucalgary.ca/rop). There are twelve physicist positions at the TBCC within a total Medical Physics Department staff of 22. Clinical electronics, machine shop and computer applications group, as well as medical physicist fellows, support the clinical and academic mandate of the department.

Qualifications

Qualifications at the Assistant Professor level include a PhD in Medical Physics, completion of an accredited residency program or equivalent and certification through the Canadian College of Physicists in Medicine and less than five years of experience in Medical Physics field. Applicants at this level must present evidence of a strong publication record, indicated by the number, quality and authorship of publications, which should be commensurate with experience, with a commitment to high quality of teaching, as evidenced by involvement in resident/fellow teaching and supervision of undergraduate and graduate students.

Qualifications at the Associate Professor level include a PhD in Medical Physics, completion of an accredited residency program or equivalent and certification through the Canadian College of Physicists in Medicine with five to ten years of experience in Medical Physics field. Applicants at this level must present evidence of a strong publication record, indicated by the number, quality and authorship of publications, which should be commensurate with experience, and, leadership and development of an original research program, evidence of successful teaching and supervision, and evidence of established engagement in the academic community. Demonstrated commitment to the highest clinical standards and highly developed interpersonal, team work, organizational and leadership skills are also required.

This position is subject to the Alberta Health Services – CancerControl Medical Physicists General Terms and Conditions of Employment.

Remuneration

The Remuneration will be calculated depending on the Rank of academic Salary, U of C dependant on qualifications and experience. This position is also subject to the Alberta Health Services – CancerControl Medical Physicists General Terms and Conditions of Employment.

To Apply

Please submit a cover letter, curriculum vita, three (3) letters of reference and research interest statement (not to exceed 2 pages) by January 25, 2018 to:

  • Wendy Smith, PhD MCCPM
  • Director of Medical Physics,
  • Tom Baker Cancer Centre
  • 1331 29th Street NW
  • Calgary, Alberta Canada T2N 4N2
  • Wendy.smith@ahs.ca
Research Assistant - Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital

Research Assistant

Research/Trust related postings are generated by Alberta Health Services as a service to Principal Investigators/Physicians. Alberta Health Services also provides subsequent payroll services for individuals hired into these related positions.

Location: Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital

Department: Autism Research Centre

Employee Class: Part-Time Temporary (0.8 FTE)(4 days per week to December 31, 2018 with the possibility of extension)

Salary: $21.19- $24.50 per hour

Hours of Work: Days

Duties:

Supports the Principal Investigator and Research Manager, and assists team members with various activities related to current and future research projects including scheduling of assessments, delivering and scoring standardized questionnaires and interviews for children with Autistic Spectrum Disorders, administration of standardized tasks with research participants conducting literature search/reviews, formatting and assisting with editing of grant applications, data management, data collection, data analysis, analysis interpretation, results dissemination, recording/organization of video footage, video coding, and maintenance of research centre materials and supplies. Another focus for this position will include development of marketing and recruitment strategies to support the research studies. Performs other related duties as assigned/required. Travel to the research participant’s school or home may be required.

Education:

A minimum of a bachelor degree from an approved university training program is required. Two years of research-related experience, including knowledge of research design, data collection, data management, and data analysis. Recruitment and marketing experience including social media platforms is an asset. Experience with SPSS or other relevant statistical programs, RedCap, and RefWorks for literature reviews is an asset. Experience with Canadian Common CVs would also be an asset. Experience working with children is required. Knowledge of autism and child development would be an asset. Effective problem-solving skills including analytic thinking.

Skills, Abilities and Personal Competencies:

Intermediate working knowledge of Microsoft Office programs including Excel and Access is required. Works independently in the completion of tasks while functioning as a cooperative team member. Demonstrates excellent communication and organizational skills. Demonstrates well developed interpersonal and problem solving skills. Demonstrates excellent relations and consistently shows courtesy, caring, understanding, compassion and respect to families, visitors, co-workers and volunteers.

To Apply:

Applications should be submitted directly to Carol.Wilson@albertahealthservices.ca

OFFERS OF EMPLOYMENT ARE CONDITIONAL UPON RECEIPT OF A SATISFACTORY CRIMINAL RECORDS