At New York Blood Center, one of the most comprehensive blood centers in the world, our focus is on cultivating excellence by merging cutting-edge innovation with diligent customer service, groundbreaking research, and comprehensive program and service development. Join us as we work towards meeting and exceeding the growing needs of our diverse communities, further our lifesaving strategic goals in a rapidly changing environment, and expand our impact on the local, national, and global communities we serve.
The Clinical Studies Project Manager is responsible for managing a number of specialized research and development projects in HIV-related research. This position will train and supervise staff to make sure all aspects of the specialized research protocols are followed.
Assist in all aspects of the designated specialized research projects, including a sociobehavioral research project on the influence of violence on HIV care.
Conduct scientific literature review, draft abstracts for scientific conferences and manuscripts for publication in scientific journals.
Enter research data into the appropriate electronic databases, data status tracking, review study databases for incomplete/missing data and other data issues
Assist with quality assurance and quality control activities as assigned to ensure that study data are entered and transmitted accurately in a timely fashion.
Conduct staff trainings, implement research protocols and adhere to study procedures.
Assist in the development and implementation of site-specific Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and other office policies.
Conduct risk assessment interviews via phone and face-to-face for all study protocols and determines whether participants are ready to be tested for HIV.
Perform phlebotomy for all study visits where blood specimens are collected and process specimens.
Assist with recruitment and retention activities being conducted and assists with scheduling appointments and making reminder calls
To qualify, you must have a Bachelor’s degree with at least 5 years’ experience in clinical HIV/AIDs, infectious diseases, or related projects and research. Master’s degree in sociomedical sciences, epidemiology, or a related field preferred. Qualitative data analysis and in-depth interviewing experience required. Experience with scientific literature review and manuscript writing preferred.
We offer a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package. For immediate consideration, please apply online, at:
Founded in 1964, New York Blood Center (NYBC) is a nonprofit organization that is one of the largest independent, community-based blood centers in the world. NYBC, along with its partner organizations Community Blood Center of Kansas City, Missouri (CBC), Innovative Blood Resources (IBR), Blood Bank of Delmarva (BBD), and Rhode Island Blood Center (RIBC), collect approximately 4,000 units of blood products each day and serve local communities of more than 45 million people in the Tri-State area (NY, NJ, CT), Mid Atlantic area (PA, DE, MD), the Kansas City metropolitan area, Minnesota, Nebraska, Rhode Island, and Southern New England. NYBC and its partners also provide a wide array of transfusion-related medical services, including Comprehensive Cell Solutions, the National Center for Blood Group Genomics, the National Cord Blood Program, and the Lindsley F. Kimball Research Institute, which — among other milestones — developed the Hepatitis B vaccine and a patented solvent detergent plasma process innovating blood-purification technology worldwide.