Manager of Human Research Protection Program(HRPP) - Sign On-Bonus
Baystate Health (BH), western Massachusetts’s premier healthcare provider and home to the University of Massachusetts Medical School – Baystate is seeking an Manager of Human Research Protection Programwith the ability to work remotely to join our Research Administration team at Baystate Medical Center in Springfield, MA.
Our research administrative team help researchers conduct research responsibly and ethically. We strive to promote honesty, integrity, and transparency and have adopted policies and procedures to ensure that personal interests do not interfere with how research at Baystate is designed, conducted, or reported. Baystate Health research centers leverage our expertise in population health, clinical effectiveness and outcomes research to focus on making health care more effective and efficient.
Summary: The Manager of Human Research Protection Program (HRPP) assumes a critical role in the research enterprise at Baystate Health (BH). The primary responsibility is to ensure that all human subject research conducted under its auspices is carried out in such a manner that the rights and welfare of participants in research studies are protected and that Baystate Health complies with institutional, state and local, and federal regulations. Specific responsibilities will include reporting to and working with the Director of Healthcare Research Compliance/Chief Research Compliance Officer overseeing the daily operations of the BH Institutional Review Board (IRB) office and serves as a liaison between the board and the research team. Management and supervision of staff assigned to provide administrative and regulatory support to the IRB and the HRPP staff responsible for Education and Compliance in the Human Research Protection arm, ensuring efficient and high quality performance.
HIGH QUALITY PROGRAM – Baystate Health holds the AAHRPP accreditation. We follow rigorous standards for ethics, quality, and protections for human research. We participate in over 250 trials and are an industry leader in addiction medicine research.
PROFESSIONAL SATISFACTION AND GROWTH – As an integral member of the team you are embedded in the research to provide consultative services that ensure protocols are in place for the protection and welfare of human research participants. Enjoy an experienced team dedicated to your success and professional development through a variety of education seminars and conferences.
COMPETITIVE SALARY AND BENEFITS !
ABILITY TO WORK REMOTE – must be able to travel and work on site as need for scheduled accreditation and audit visits
Bachelor's degree and at least 5ive or more years of relevant experience
Certified IRB Professional (CIP)
Strong leadership and management skills.
Expert knowledge of regulatory information regarding the use of human participation in research and teaching.
Demonstrated understanding of the principles of human research protection standards.
In-depth understanding of operational requirements pertaining to management and implementation of protocol process.
Advanced knowledge of human subjects protection regulations and best practices, as evidenced by certification (e.g., Certified IRB Professional).
YOU BELONG AT BAYSTATE. At Baystate Health we know that treating one another with dignity and equity is what elevates respect for our patients and staff. It makes us not just an organization, but also a community where you belong. It is how we advance the care and enhance the lives of all people.
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Baystate Health is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.
Internal Number: 83911
About Baystate Health
Baystate Health is a nationally ranked, award-winning, multi-institutional healthcare system located in the beautiful Connecticut River Valley of Western Massachusetts. Baystate Health was recently recognized as a Thompson Reuters Top 15 Health System for outstanding clinical performance and quality outcomes and Baystate Medical Center was recently recognized as the #5 overall “Major Teaching Hospital” in Thompson Reuters 100 Top Hospitals for their overall organizational performance in patient care, operational efficiency and financial stability. Baystate Medical Center is a Leapfrog, Top Hospital and a Magnet Hospital for Nursing Excellence. Our hospitals and practices are just steps from the ivy-covered buildings of prestigious colleges and universities, and we enjoy easy access to Boston, New York City, the snow covered slopes of Vermont, and the beaches of the Cape and Islands. Finding your niche is easy — it starts with Baystate Health.