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Research Manager (IRB) St Vincent's Birmingham

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Research Manager position open at St Vincent’s Health System. Candidates must have an active IRB certification. Doctor of Pharmacy preferred but will consider BSN or other healthcare degree with the right experience.
About us:
St. Vincent’s Health System, part of Ascension, is made up of St. Vincent’s Birmingham, St. Vincent’s Blount, St. Vincent’s East, St. Vincent’s St. Clair, St. Vincent's One Nineteen Health and Wellness, and the St. Vincent’s Ambulatory Healthcare Network, which includes a wide range of services, from family care to home health. Together, we provide a special brand of personalized, compassionate care that balances high touch with high tech, meeting the needs of people in more than 40 communities.
About our two largest hospitals:
St. Vincent’s Birmingham is located downtown, and it has over 400 beds and provides space for many physician offices. We rank as a top five hospital in the world for the number of overall robotic prostatectomies performed.  St. Vincent’s Birmingham performs several robotic procedures: cardiac, gynecologic and urologic.
St. Vincent’s East is licensed for 362 beds and is located just 20 minutes from downtown. It sits between Irondale and Trussville, AL.  It is a general medical and surgical facility that offers a variety of programs and services to fit individual, corporate, and community needs. It is the second largest Ascension hospital in the Birmingham area.  It is situated on a hill overlooking the beautiful community of Trussville, AL.  St. Vincent’s East provides all the service lines that our downtown hospital provides except for Birth Suites and NICU which is exclusive to our downtown location.  It is the home for our only Behavioral Health service line and offers a level III Emergency Department.
About the job:
Fulltime, Exempt, Day Shift. Primary location will be St. Vincent’s Birmingham.
Manage the daily operations of a clinical research department including clinical trials.
  • Conducts hiring, training, directing, developing, and evaluating of staff.
  • Oversees clinical trials through all stages.
Within the scope of job, requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgement and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment.
Requirements and hiring preferences:
  • Required Credential(s):  Institutional Review Board (IRB certification required.
  • High school diploma or GED required
  • Bachelor’s in healthcare related field
  • Preferred Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm D)
Work Experience:
  • 2-3 years’ experience in healthcare. Preferably in human research and welfare.
What this position offers:
St. Vincent’s Health System is a ministry of Ascension, the largest Catholic healthcare system in the United States. All benefits are provided through Ascension. These include programs that protect your health, income and survivors, as well as secure your retirement and enrich your spirit.
  • Competitive pay
  • Great benefit packages
  • 403(b) Retirement
  • Paid Time Off accrual upon hire
  • 8 Employer recognized holidays per year
As an equal opportunity employer, St. Vincent's and all its ministries comply with all applicable employment laws and regulations.  In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at St. Vincent's and all its ministries based on merit, qualifications and abilities.
Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age or any other characteristic protected by law.                                         
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.
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Job ID: 358107
Category: Research
Facility: ALBIR St Vincents East
Ministry: St. Vincent's Health System, AL
Location: Birmingham, AL

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