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Project Manager - Corporate Clinical Research

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The National Alliance of Research Associates Programs

  • 26 people are interested

General Description

Project manager is responsible for the direction, coordination, implementation, executive, control and completion of project, while remaining aligned with strategy, commitments and goals of the organization.

The Clinical Research Department of the National Alliance of Research Associates program is responsible for facilitating clinical research relationships and partnerships that can benefit from our Research Associates Program. Projects vary according to the interests and skills of the volunteer.

Responsibilities

  • Plan and implement projects
  • Help define project scope, goals and deliverables
  • Define tasks and required resources
  • Collect and manage project team
  • Manage budget if applicable
  • Allocate project resources
  • Create schedule and project timeline
  • Track deliverables
  • Support and direct team if applicable
  • Monitor and report on project progress
  • Present to NARAP Senior Management team on progress as well as problems and solutions
  • Implement and manage change when necessary to meet project outputs
  • Evaluate and assess result of project

Skills and Experience

  • Critical thinking and problem solving
  • Excellent decision-making and leadership capabilities
  • Conflict resolution experience
  • Adaptability

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About The National Alliance of Research Associates Programs

Location:

66 Lilalyn Drive, FAIRFIELD, CT 06825, US

Mission Statement

Centered in the emergency departments across the country, the National Alliance of Research Associates Programs, Inc. is a non-profit clinical research organization facilitating large scale, national, multi-center studies to increase the quality of health care delivery nationally, especially in the areas of screening and prevention. Our work engages vast numbers of pre-health professional students as data collectors in the studies, providing enhanced clinical opportunities unique to the research setting while teaching the fundamentals of interacting with patients.

Description

The National Alliance of Research Associates Programs (NARAP) tackles critical health system needs in a unique way utilizing untapped resources.

Two key endeavors, clinical research and facilitation of primary health care, markedly improve health care in the Unites States.

Think of these three big numbers: 1/2, 4, and 500,000

  1. More than half the U.S. population visits an emergency department as a patient or visitor each year.
  2. The average emergency department visit is 4 hours.
  3. By conservative estimate, each year more than 500,000 college students and post-baccalaureat students are "pre-med," not counting those headed to dentistry, physicians assistant, physical and occupational therapy, optometry, podiatry and other health professions.

If there were similar requirements for clinical experience for application to medical school as there are for most other health professional schools, on average 500 hours, this would result in 60,000,000 hours per year volunteered each year in activities like the RA programs. Even at minimum wage, this translates to a potential $435 million value in work by motivated, college- educated students

The National Alliance of Research Associates Programs, Inc. a 501(c)(3) designated non-profit organization, was created to bring pre-health professional students into the emergency department to serve as participant identifiers, data collectors and assistants for clinical research, particularly on studies concerning the emergency department, as a site to facilitate primary health care screening.

Our Vision is to have all emergency departments near colleges serve as a link in a national network for clinical research, a vehicle for primary health care screening and prevention, and a locus to foster the development of future health professionals. NARAP looks to change how we facilitate primary health for large segments of the U.S. population, how we conduct clinical research efficiently, rapidly and at low cost, and how we develop and select future doctors and health professionals.

Health & Medicine

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Program Management
  • Administrative Support
  • Healthcare

GOOD FOR

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REQUIREMENTS

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