Sidra Medicine is a state of the art academic medical center that will function to the level of the highest international standards.
Its clinical focus is on the specialty care of women and children.
Sidra’s Vision is : Sidra Medicine will be a beacon of learning, discovery and exceptional care, ranked among the top medical centers in the world .
Achieving This Vision Will Encompass Three Essential Activities
World Class : Patient and Family Centered Care Health Education Biomedical Discovery
DEPARTMENT / BRANCH PROFILE : The Research department will house several hundred researchers working on many aspects of Feto-
maternal health. It will cover Basic, Translation, Clinical trials and Informatics research. The Department comprises of two research floors totaling 10,000M2 and 9 smaller satellite laboratories throughout the hospital.
The department will house basic laboratories as well as state of the art core facilities, e.g. Genomics, medicinal chemistry and Imaging.
JOB SUMMARY : The IRB Specialist of the Institutional Review Board (IRB) reports to the Director Institutional Review Board (IRB).
The incumbent along with a team of other professionals is responsible for conducting pre-reviews of submissions to Sidra IRB, including new protocols, continuing reviews, modifications, and unanticipated problems.
He / she regularly or on a periodic basis attends IRB meetings and also provides support to his / her Director, IRB Chair, and IRB Members, including writing and editing minutes of meetings.
Additionally, the IRB Specialist has responsibilities related to the generation, review, and release of IRB correspondence.
The IRB Specialist conducts quality control functions for the IRB office that may extend to all areas of the operation including review of files and meeting minutes for completeness, accuracy and consistency.
Further, this staff member helps to ensure uniformity of review and compliance with IRB standard operating procedures and applicable International regulations and Qatar Ministry of Public Health regulations.
In addition, this candidate maintains up to date knowledge of regulations as well as policies, guidelines and ethical codes related to the protection of human subjects in research.
This individual coordinates the implementation and management of the Institutional Review Board (IRB) related efforts; acts independently in carrying out tasks relevant to IRB compliance.
Key Role Accountabilities
In view of the evolving needs and opportunities within Sidra, this position may be required to perform other duties as assigned and reporting relationships may vary.
QUALIFICATIONS, EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS SELECTION CRITERIA :
Certification and Licensure
Job Specific Skills and Abilities
Health, Wellness and FitnessMedical PracticeHospital & Health Care