Massachusetts General Hospital
The Community Psychiatry Program for Research in Implementation and Dissemination of Evidence-Based Treatments (Community Psychiatry PRIDE) at the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) / Harvard Medical School is accepting applications for a full-time Clinical Research Coordinator I position. Community Psychiatry PRIDE is a dissemination and implementation psychiatry research center that focuses on reducing disparities in mental health in the communities across Massachusetts (PI and Director: Luana Marques, PhD). The overarching mission of Community Psychiatry PRIDE is to bridge the gap between science and practice by bringing evidence-based treatments (EBTs) to communities. Specifically, the program is designed to study the process by which EBTs can be effectively disseminated to community organizations, which in turn leads to increased access and quality of care across a wide range of psychiatric disorders. The Clinical Research Coordinator I will be responsible for managing research studies related to the dissemination and implementation of evidence-based treatments in low-income, diverse settings. The anticipated start date for the Clinical Research Coordinator is July 1, 2018.
Principle duties and responsibilities include:
Assisting with the coordination of study visits, trainings, and implementation efforts.
Monitoring new research and data and incorporating into scientific manuscripts.
Assistance with associated dissemination activities for current studies.
Overseeing daily activities of undergraduate research assistants, co-ops, and other volunteers.
Educating staff as new projects are launched, preparedness to speak and explain projects in a meeting setting.
Acting as a general resource for staff.
Maintaining and overseeing regulatory documentation for research studies
Preparing, submitting and monitoring IRB proposals.
Candidates must have received a Bachelor's degree (required), preferably in psychology.
High proficiency in Spanish strongly preferred (reading, writing, and speaking; level C1 or C2 of the Common European Framework).
Careful attention to details.
Good organizational skills.
Ability to work independently and self-manage time.
Excellent command of the English language.
High degree of motivation.
Several months experience with SPSS or other similar software.
Knowledge of the research process.
Demonstrated leadership skills.
Excellent communication skills both orally and written to provide the appropriate level of advocacy for funds and grant applications.
Ability to proactively identify issues/projects and initiate plans to address them.
Demonstrated forthrightness and integrity. Ability to develop a common vision for diverse constituents, communicates effectively, and takes ownership and responsibility for activities.
Massachusetts General Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
By embracing diverse skills, perspectives and ideas, we choose to lead. Applications from protected veterans and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged.
Partner's Healthcare is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
Position Type: Full-Time Permanent
Years of Experience Required:
Massachusetts General Hospital
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Since 1811, Massachusetts General Hospital has been committed to delivering standard-setting medical care. Throughout the decades, the hospital has had a consistent commitment to advancing that care through pioneering research and educating future health care professionals.The third oldest general hospital in the United States and the oldest and largest hospital in New England, Mass General continues its tradition of excellence today. Mass General has consistently placed among the top hospitals on the U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals Honor Roll since the survey began in 1990. In 2015, Mass General was named #1 in the nation based on our quality of care, patient safety and reputation in 16 clinical specialties. In 2013, Mass General was also redesignated a Magnet hospital, the highest honor for nursing excellence awarded by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.