SR. SCIENTIFIC PROJECT MANAGER- All of Us Research Program
In your pivotal role as a Sr. Scientific Project Manager at the Vanderbilt Institute for Clinical and Translational Research, you will be leading key operating functions related to the All of Us Research Program. The All of Us Research program is a historic, national effort aimed at accelerating health research and precision medicine. As part of the All of Us team at the Vanderbilt Institute for Clinical and Translational Research, your responsibilities will include, but not be limited to, support of researcher-facing scientific outreach initiatives . As such, you will also interface and collaborate extensively with a broad network of researchers from the biomedical sciences. Work elements will involve identifying, building, and managing relationships with key opinion leaders and internal business partners, development and implementation of scalable processes for scientific outreach, project development and timeline management, special projects, quality control of deliverables and standardization of processes towards more effective and efficient operations.
About the Department:
The Vanderbilt Institute for Clinical & Translational Research (VICTR) is Vanderbilt's virtual home for clinical and translational research. Supported by Vanderbilt University Medical Center's Office of Research and the NIH-sponsored Clinical and Translational Service Award (CTSA), the mission of the institute is to transform the way ideas and research discoveries make their way from origin to patient care. VICTR functions to help researchers and clinicians do their jobs better by providing tools and support to improve the quality of research, publications, grant writing, and training for future doctors and researchers. For more information, please visit https://victr.vumc.org/ .
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KEY PERFORMANCE ELEMENTS
Develop research projects plans, goals and objectives at the direction of the Principal Investigator
Provide leadership in the execution of day-to-day project activities
Plan and maintains schedule of projects and timelines
Develop complex protocols and prepare draft/final study protocols for studies
Meet budgetary requirements and aims of the grant award
Assures the proper level of regulatory compliance for each study, preparing quality-related documentations and addressing quality-related findings
Participate in meetings as required with sponsoring agencies and/or collaborating professionals and vendors
Open communication as needed with colleagues, leadership, Principal Investigator, collaborating professionals, the Human Research Protection Program, the scientific community and others
Data Collection, Analysis & Evaluation
Define data collection, evaluation and analysis procedures
Perform data analysis, data QC, and data interpretation
Evaluate significance of data and report findings
Update database(s), or provide information as case may be, on a daily basis
Publications & Presentations
Review, edit and contribute to various materials for publication
Assist in manuscript preparation for scientific journals
Generate SOPs, graphs, slides, protocols, and manuscripts for publication
Plan and coordinate literature and library searches, as well as data collection programs
Generate reports for internal use and generate executive level study summaries for leadership as needed
Manage multiple projects at the same time
May practice unique scientific methods, tests, techniques, etc.
Maintain tools, computer programs, and SOPs required for studies
Ensure that regulations and SOPs are followed in all activities.
May supervise, train and/or mentor staff
Provide leadership through effective goal setting, delegation, hands-on involvement and communication
Participate in presentations at scientific conferences, steering committee meetings, or other scientific meetings as needed by the Principal Investigator and project
Serve as key personnel on grants when appropriate
May contribute to intellectual property development and patent prosecution
Discover Vanderbilt University Medical Center:
Located in Nashville, Tennessee, and operating at a global crossroads of teaching, discovery and patient care, VUMC is a community of individuals who come to work each day with the simple aim of changing the world. It is a place where your expertise will be valued, your knowledge expanded, and your abilities challenged. It is a place where your diversity -- of culture, thinking, learning and leading -- is sought and celebrated. It is a place where employees know they are part of something that is bigger than themselves, take exceptional pride in their work and never settle for what was good enough yesterday. Vanderbilt's mission is to advance health and wellness through preeminent programs in patient care, education, and research.
VUMC Recent Accomplishments:
Because we are committed to providing the best in patient care, education and research, we are proud of our recent accomplishments.
US News & World Report: #1 Hospital in Tennessee, #1 Health Care Provider in Nashville, #1 Audiology (Bill Wilkerson Center), 12 adult and 10 pediatric clinical specialties ranked among the nation's best, #15 Education and Training
Truven Health Analytics: among the top 50 cardiovascular hospitals in the U.S.
Becker's Hospital Review: one of the "100 Greatest Hospitals in America"
The Leapfrog Group: grade "A" in Hospital Safety Score
National Institutes of Health: among the top 10 grant awardees for medical research in the US
Magnet Recognition Program: Vanderbilt nurses are the only group honored in Middle Tennessee
Nashville Business Journal: Middle Tennessee's healthiest employer
American Hospital Association: among the 100 "Most Wired" medical systems in the US
Vanderbilt University Medical Center is home to Vanderbilt University Hospital, The Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt, the Vanderbilt Psychiatric Hospital and the Vanderbilt Stallworth Rehabilitation Hospital. These hospitals experienced more than 61,000 inpatient admissions during fiscal year 2015. Vanderbilt’s adult and pediatric clinics treated nearly 2 million patients during this same period. Vanderbilt University Hospital and the Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt are recognized again this year by U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals as among the nation’s best with 18 nationally ranked specialties. Vanderbilt University Medical Center is world renowned because of the innovation, work ethic and collegiality of its employees. From our health care advances to our compassionate care, Vanderbilt owes its accomplishments and reputation to staff and faculty who bring skill and drive and innovation to the medical center day after day. World-leading academic departments and comprehensive centers of excellence pursue scientific discoveries and transformational educational and clinical advances across the entire spectrum of health and disease.As t...he largest employer in middle Tennessee, we welcome those who are interested in ongoing development in a caring, culturally sensitive and professional atmosphere. Most of us spend so much of our lives at work, we want to be part of maintaining a workplace in which people support one another and encourage reaching for excellence. Many high-achieving employees stay at Vanderbilt because of the professional growth they experience and because of their appreciation of Vanderbilt’s benefits, public events and discussions, athletic opportunities, beautiful setting and, above all, sense of community and purpose.Vanderbilt and its employees share a set of mutual expectations that have been created with productivity, legality, fairness and safety always in mind. We believe that our investment in training and compensating employees multiplies in value when we enable individuals to deliver their best performance for the benefit of us all.
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