Research Associate in Trial Conduct Methodology
MRC Clinical Trials Unit at UCL, London
Salary (inclusive of London allowance) £34,635 - £41,864 per annum
This is an exciting opportunity to join the research team at MRC Clinical Trials Unit (CTU) at UCL, is a centre of excellence for clinical trials, meta-analyses and epidemiological studies; it is also a partner on "21st Century Trials" for the new Health Data Research UK (HDR UK).
We have two posts, initially to Mar-2021, in the area of trial conduct methodology. The main purpose of the roles is to improve the conduct of clinical trials through better methods for trial and data management. Together, we will generate an evidence-base for efficient and effective trial conduct, and related tools and guidance, which will have global impact on trial conduct.
==Main duties and responsibilities==
- Supporting and developing work to facilitate access to electronic health records within CTU and across the London HDR UK Consortium.
- Supporting the research effort to transform operational challenges into answerable research questions.
- Contributing to/leading appropriate, research projects arising from these priorities and in some of the other areas of interest for the unit.
- Supporting the activities in conduct methodology across the broader ICTM.
The successful applicants should have a good understanding of practical issues in clinical trials from a clinical trial management, data management or statistics perspective. Good communications skills and the ability to work within a team are needed.
A job description and person specification can be accessed at the bottom of this page.
If you have any queries regarding the vacancy or the application process, please contact Matthew Sydes ([log in to unmask], 02076704798).
More information through the "Apply" button at https://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/BKG627/research-associate-in-trial-conduct-methodology/
Closing Date: 25-Jun-2018 09:00am (GMT)
Interview date: 06-Jul-2018
Reader in Clinical Trials
MRC Clinical Trials Unit at UCL
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Vacancies: Trial Conduct Methodology Research Associates
More info: https://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/BKG627/research-associate-in-trial-conduct-methodology/
Closing date: 25-Jun-2018
NEW PAPERS FOR 2018
Sydes et al. (2018) Annals of Oncology Adding abiraterone or docetaxel to long-term hormone therapy for prostate cancer: directly randomised data from the STAMPEDE multi-arm, multi-stage platform protocol
Vale et al. (2018) Annals of Oncology What is the optimal systemic treatment for men with metastatic, hormone- naive prostate cancer? A STOPCAP systematic review and network meta-analysis
Lemanska et al. (2018) Clin Oncol (R Coll Radiol) Older Age, Early Symptoms and Physical Function are Associated with the Severity of Late Symptom Clusters for Men Undergoing Radiotherapy for Prostate Cancer
Rosala-Hallas et al. (2018) Trials Global health trials methodological research agenda: results from a priority setting exercise
Pallman (2018) Trials Adaptive designs in clinical trials: why use them, and how to run and report them
Kass-Iliyya et al. (2018) Eur Urol Two-years Postradiotherapy Biopsies: Lessons from MRC RT01 Trial
Gillessen et al. (2018) Eur Urol Management of Patients with Advanced Prostate Cancer: The Report of the Advanced Prostate Cancer Consensus Conference APCCC 2017
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