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As one of the nation's top five pediatric research centers, Seattle Children's Research Institute is dedicated to providing hope, care, and cures to help every child live the healthiest and most fulfilling life possible.
Our investigators are involved in hundreds of projects that cover every phase of research, from studying how diseases work to improving investigational therapies. They have pioneered groundbreaking cystic fibrosis treatments and cutting-edge cancer therapies that help a child's immune system defeat cancer, and made other major contributions to pediatric medicine.
Researchers work in close collaboration with one another, their colleagues at partner institutions including the University of Washington and Fred Hutch and our healthcare providers at Seattle Children's Hospital, one of U.S. News & World Report’s top children's hospitals. This collaboration is one of our key strengths, allowing our faculty to draw on a variety of disciplines and techniques as they pursue solutions to some of medicine's most complex problems.
We are committed to not only treating disease but to eliminating it. Help us achieve our vision of being a worldwide leader in pediatric research aimed to improve the health and well-being of children. If you are interested in a challenging career aimed at groundbreaking research, Seattle Children's Research Institute is the place for you.
This position is based in the Center for Immunity and Immunotherapies (CIIT), which is pursuing innovative therapies for diverse pediatric diseases, including immune deficiency, systemic autoimmunity, infection, allergy, cancer, and the reject of organ transplants.
Collaborate with members of the CIIT clinical research team in the organization, implementation and completion of clinical research, including gene therapy and other therapeutic trials. Coordinate study startup, patient recruitment/retention, provider outreach, and long term follow up for a variety of observational and interventional clinical research studies. Create and maintain regulatory documents; organize protocol implementation at Seattle Children’s and partner institutions; conduct medical record reviews; coordinate study; monitor visits; and ensure ongoing quality control and patient safety. Ensure that research studies are conducted in compliance with federal regulations, institutional policies/departmental guidelines, human subjects approvals, and standards of Good Clinical Practice.
- Bachelor’s Degree in related discipline, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
- Minimum of two (2) years of research-related experience OR Master’s Degree in related discipline and one (1) year of research-related experience.
- Experience working in bone marrow transplant, gene therapy, or other related clinical research
- Master’s Degree in a scientific or other related discipline
- CCRC or CCRP certification
- Database management skills
- Pediatric research experience
- Excellent organizational and communication skills
In accordance with new Washington law for healthcare workers, Seattle Children’s requires that all staff be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 on or before October 18, 2021, or before beginning employment for start dates after October 18th.
Our community welcomes diverse experiences, backgrounds, and thoughts as this is what drives our spirit of inquiry and allows us to better connect with our increasingly diverse patients and families. Our organization recruits, employs, trains, compensates, and promotes without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.
The people who work at Seattle Children’s are members of a community that seeks to respect and celebrate all the qualities that make each of us unique. Each of us is empowered to be ourselves within this community, which cultivates and promotes equity, diversity, and inclusion at all levels.
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