National Cancer Centre of Singapore Pte Ltd

Research Coordinator (DMSMC)

Job Category:  Allied Health Professional
Posting Date:  14-Mar-2023

The Precision Radiotherapeutics and Oncology Programme (PROP) is looking for a highly motivated and talented individual with passion in cancer genomics, biology and radiation research to join us as a Research Coordinator.

The scope of the projects conducted under the premise of PROP includes 1) early- and late-phase clinical trials; 2) cancer genomics and data science; and 3) translational cancer and radiation biology. For this role, you will be primarily working with the Principal Investigator (PI) and the research team under Themes 1 and 2. It will also involve inter-departmental collaborations with pathologists, scientists, and local and international institutional collaborators.

You will participate in the following activities:

- Assist PI/co-investigators in screening and recruiting patients for the study.

- Explain process and procedures to educate the participant regarding the research study.

- Assist the PI in clinic and help to organise and schedule patient appointments and treatment dates.

- Ensure to conduct the study in accordance with protocol, SGGCP Guidelines, all applicable regulatory and laboratory requirements.

- Assist in Ethics (CIRB) and Regulatory (HSA) submission to obtain approval to conduct the study.

- Ensure proper collection, handling and delivery of the biological samples (Blood and/or tissues) and retrieve tissue samples within and cross institutions.

- Assist PI in setting up the bio-banking for the collected samples.

- Collect and maintain data according to PDPA and perform simple analysis if possible.

- Participate in scientific discussions and regular meetings with the study team members and collaborators

Job Requirements:

- Degree in Biomedical Science, Life Science or other related fields.

- Strong organizational and interpersonal skills, analytical, efficient, pro-active, confident and mature personality.

- Responsible and passionate about Biomedical research.

- Able to work independently under pressure as well as in a team.

- Knowledge of Microsoft Words, Excel and Powerpoint is required, basic analytical skills in R, Python or similar will be a bonus.