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The Hartford HealthCare Cancer Institute focuses on offering our cancer patients an unparalleled network of coordinated services– all under one roof. Our system of care includes a truly integrated team with the most talented, experienced, and compassionate caregivers and physicians, backed by the latest cutting-edge technology.
The Hartford HealthCare Cancer Institute (HHC CI) is the charter member of the Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK) Cancer Alliance. Through the bi-directional collaboration facilitated by this partnership, community providers are better positioned to provide state-of-the-art, evidence-based cancer care to improve the lives of cancer patients. Together, the Hartford Healthcare Cancer Institute and Memorial Sloan Kettering are staying ahead of cancer.
Join us as we open the Phase I Clinical Trials Unit at the Hartford HealthCare Cancer Institute. This new state-of-the-art outpatient unit is dedicated to cancer research and provides Connecticut residents with local access to the most innovative treatments and the newest discoveries in cancer care.
Job Summary The Director of Cancer Clinical Research Operations is responsible for the leadership of the Cancer Clinical Research Office (CCRO) for the Hartford Healthcare Cancer Institute. The Director is responsible for the oversight, management, planning and direction of clinical research operations. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Train and develop research nurses/staff to conduct therapeutic trials in a multi-hospital community health network setting in partnership with treating physicians
Provide strategic guidance to develop and manage the Cancer Institute research portfolio and identify new protocols that are aligned with institutional goals
Partner with key collaborators at MSK and HHCCI to bring MSK trials to HHCCI and implement those trials across the HHCCI system. Function as a liaison to the HHCCI Disease Management Teams (DMTs) and departments within HHCCI that contribute to research (e.g. pathology, radiology)
Contribute as a key member of HHCCI’s executive leadership team to develop new initiatives
Oversee quality assurance including regulatory compliance, monitoring, internal and external audits and fiscal responsibility
This is an innovative leadership opportunity to be at the forefront of Cancer Care.
Master’s degree in Nursing or related discipline
Current RN license
10 or more years of experience in conducting oncology therapeutic clinical trials,
2 or more years of experience in conducting phase I clinical trials,
5 or more years of leadership experience and direct financial accountability for a clinical trials group
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Our fully integrated health system includes a tertiary-care teaching hospital, an acute-care community teaching hospital, an acute-care hospital and trauma center, three community hospitals, the state’s most extensive behavioral health network, a large multispecialty physician group, a regional home care system, an array of senior care services, a large physical therapy and rehabilitation network and an accountable care organization. Through its institute model, Hartford HealthCare offers the highest standards of care for cancer, heart and vascular services, neuroscience, orthopedics and urology.