We are currently seeking a full-time, benefits eligible, Clinical Research Associate for our Medical Genetics and Center for Personalized Medicine research programs at NorthShore University HealthSystem in Evanston, IL.
In this role, you will:
Work with a dedicated multi-disciplinary research team to coordinate several human genetics and personalized medicine research studies
Obtain and maintain IRB approval
Recruit participants, obtain informed consent, and participate in data collection, data analysis, manuscript preparation, and grant preparation
Provide assistance in ongoing and new genomics initiatives including management of human genetic disease registries, return of participant research results, and assessments of genetic testing implementation
Have an opportunity to be involved in abstracts, publications, patient education, and other projects
Our ideal candidate will have:
Bachelor’s degree; Master’s degree in health related field preferred
2-5 years of research experience
Working knowledge of database software and basic statistical analysis
Excellent writing skills and attention to project details
NorthShore University HealthSystem is an integrated healthcare delivery system consistently ranked as a Top 15 Teaching Hospital in the U.S. The NorthShore system, headquartered in Evanston, IL, includes four hospitals – Evanston, Glenbrook, Highland Park and Skokie. NorthShore also includes a 900 physician multispecialty group practice, NorthShore Medical Group, located in over 100 locations in t...he Chicagoland area. NorthShore is a Magnet recognized organization, the first in Illinois to receive this prestigious honor as an entire system that demonstrates excellence in nursing and high standards in patient care. The system also supports the NorthShore Research Institute; the NorthShore Foundation; and the NorthShore Home & Hospice Services. In addition to launching Be Well Lake County, a community health initiative committed to providing greater access to comprehensive care, NorthShore contributes more than $210 million in charitable care and services to the communities it serves. http://www.northshore.org.