At Cedars-Sinai, we're motivated by a collective spirit of innovation and the challenge to continuously improve. Above all, we share a real passion for helping others. Day after day, from department to department, our people give their all to create a community unlike any other. This is just one of the many reasons U.S. News & World Report has named us one of America's Best Hospitals--and now we invite you to join us and make a difference every single day in service of this outstanding work - perfection and innovation in patient care, research, and community service. From working with a team of dedicated professionals to using state-of-the-art facilities, you'll have phenomenal resources to do something incredible--for yourself, and for others.
Crucial Job Summary:
The Safety IRB Analyst works under the supervision of the Director, Environmental Health & Safety, Radiation Safety Manager with primary responsibility for management of a subset of applications submitted for Medical Radiation Safety Committee (MRSC) and Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC) review. Performs detailed analysis of all applications submitted for Safety IRB review, verifying all requirements have been met. Attends the Radiation & Institutional Biosafety Safety Committee meetings to provide technical support and assist in capturing discussion and action items. Documents committee determinations in drafting comprehensive meeting minutes and correspondence to investigators that effectively outline concerns, rationale, and technical questions from the Radiation Safety & Institutional Biosafety Committees. Conducts evaluations of investigator's response to identify potential issues for Safety reviewers and advise whether requirements for Safety IRB approval have been met. Documents the review process completely and timely in WEBRIDGE, the Safety IRB online submission and protocol tracking system.
You will be the point of contact with the research community. Assists investigators in preparation and editing Safety (MRSC, IBC) applications and informed consent forms. Assists in preparing comprehensive report of protocols for Safety Committee review. Assists in preparation of appropriate patient risk language. Participates in departmental quality improvement activities by identifying needs in department operations and making recommendations for improvement.
May be cross-trained to assist other areas in the Environmental Health and Safety department. Conducts special projects as assigned by the Director of Environmental Health and Safety.
Providing healthcare for more than 100 years, Cedars-Sinai has evolved into one of the most dynamic and highly renowned medical centers in the world. Along with caring for patients, Cedars-Sinai is a hub for biomedical research and a training center for future physicians and other healthcare professionals. This attracts exceptional talent to Cedars-Sinai, including world-renowned physician-scientists who seek a place where they can both conduct research and see patients--the ideal formula for discovery and its translation into cures. Our patients benefit from access to doctors at the top of their fields, and our researchers have an ideal community in which to study the impact of healthcare challenges, and reflect that knowledge in their research. The greater Los Angeles area in which Cedars-Sinai resides possesses unparalleled cultural and ethnic diversity which offers outstanding opportunities for translational and clinical research and a dynamic environment for medical education.Although community based, Cedars-Sinai is a major t...eaching hospital affiliated with the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Cedars-Sinai has highly competitive graduate medical education programs in more than 50 specialty and subspecialty areas, a graduate program in biomedical sciences and translational medicine, a clinical scholars program directed towards junior physicians with aspirations to become clinical scientists, and post graduate training opportunities.There are more than 250 full-time faculty members at Cedars-Sinai. The voluntary medical staff, comprised of more than 2,200 specialty board-certified or board-qualified physicians, represent all of the specialties and subspecialties and collaborate with full-time medical staff in the teaching responsibilities of the graduate medical education programs.