DohaThe Clinical Research Core at Weill Cornell Medicine in Qatar (WCM-Q) develops and supports clinical research within the College in collaboration with the College’s faculty, research staff, and affiliated healthcare organizations.
Under the supervision of the Associate Director of the Clinical Research Core, the Quality Assurance Coordinator will work on the ongoing development and revision of the Clinical Research Quality Management System, training curriculum for clinical research personnel and reviewing the quality of clinical research recording and documentation in clinical projects.
Job ResponsibilitiesAssists with the timely preparation and distribution of clinical project information to staff, regulatory, and accreditation agencies to ensure completeness.
Supports the maintenance of study documentation.Assists with maintaining training records and tracking mandatory and elective training for clinical research (staff, students, collaborators, and volunteers).
In collaboration and consultation with members of the Clinical Research Core, maintains educational training program content, coordinates educational content and incorporates current technology with the aim of raising awareness of training and education.
Assists with evaluating training initiatives using tests, questionnaires, and / or other evaluation methods to measure the effectiveness of curricula and uses the evaluation outcomes to inform future educational initiatives.
Assists the Associate Director with reviewing and assessing the Clinical Research Core policies, procedures and operations to identify areas of improvement.
Attends meetings regularly with CRCs, collaborators and senior staff. Prepares data for meetings as requested.Participates in site visits and review of clinical study documentation.
Compares study documents with electronic input to ensure accuracy.Provides cross coverage within the team as required.Performs other job-
related duties as required.EducationBachelor's DegreeExperienceBachelor’s degree (B.S.) in science or healthcare professional qualification.
Three years’ work experience in clinical research or related activities.Knowledge, Skills and AbilitiesAdvanced computer experience required for data entry and troubleshooting.
Previously exhibited individual initiativePreviously exhibited attention to detailPreviously demonstrated basic proficiency in written and spoken English.
Previously demonstrated ability to communicate in both scientific written reports and professional presentations.Licenses and CertificationsWorking Conditions / Physical DemandsWeill Cornell Medical College in Qatar was established in 2001 as a partnership between Cornell University and QatarFoundation.
The first medical school in Qatar and a pioneer of coeducation at university level, WCM-Q offers an integrated program of pre-
medical and medical studies leading to the Cornell University M.D. degree. Teaching is by Cornell and Weill Cornell faculty, including physicians at Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) who hold Weill Cornell appointments.
Enrollment has grown rapidly from 25 first year pre-medical students in fall 2002 to over 200 students from more than 30 countries as we entered our sixth year of operation in September 2007.
WCM-Q is part of Weill Cornell Medical College, which was founded in New York City over 100 years ago, and shares the same mission : to provide the finest education possible for medical studentsto conduct research at the cutting edge of knowledgeto improve health care both now and for future generationsto provide the highest quality of care to the communityWeill Cornell Medicine-
Qatar is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Minorities / Females / Vet / Disabled employer.