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The Ottawa Hospital: Inspired by research. Driven by compassion
The Ottawa Hospital Research Institute is the research arm of The Ottawa Hospital and an affiliated institute of the University of Ottawa. With more than 1,700 scientists, clinician investigators, trainees, and staff, and total revenues of more than $100 million, we are one of the foremost Canadian hospital-based research institutes. We are investigating virtually every major disease and condition, with a focus on answering important health questions and translating our findings into benefits for patients and society.

Job Description
The Division of Orthopaedic Surgery is seeking a full-time Clinical Research Assistant II for a one-year contract, with the possibility of extension. The individual will be responsible for patient recruitment, data collection, data entry, and ethics submissions for a multitude of ongoing clinical research trials under the general direction of Scientists, Research Coordinators, and the Research Program Manager. We are looking for a highly motivated individual who works well in a fast-paced team environment.

Tasks include but are not limited to:
• Data collection and data entry
• Screening, recruitment, enrolment, and follow-up of study participants
• Close communication with surgeons, principal investigators, and other members of the research team
• Research ethics board submissions
• Assistance with manuscript and abstract submissions
• Assistance with the grant submission process
• Liaising with various TOH departments, REB/contracts office, sponsors, and external collaborators.

Basic Requirements (Education/Experience):
• A secondary diploma
• 2 years of prior research experience.
• Evidence of training certification in Tri-Council Policy Statement -2 (TCPS-2) and the International Council on Harmonisation – Good Clinical Practice Guidelines (ICH-GCP)
• Evidence of training in Food and Drug Regulations, Division 5, and/or Device Regulations, as applicable
• Superior communication and interpersonal skills
• Excellent organizational and planning skills
• Attention to detail
• Ability to work independently and as a team member
• Strong computer skills: MS Word, Outlook, and Excel

Preferred Qualifications:
• Experience working in a healthcare setting
• Bilingual (English and French)
• Knowledge of orthopaedics

Contract Details:
This is a 1-year full-time contract with the possibility of renewal.
Salary: Min: $24.682/hr – Max: $29.076/hr

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