Program Manager | Job Code: 21-030
Required Skills & Qualifications:
- BS degree in Public Health, Healthcare Management or a related field
- Certification or accreditation in clinical research (e.g. by SOCRA or FDA) desired.
- Requires at least one year of clinical trials management experience and experience with managing sponsored research.
Description of Duties:
This position is responsible for providing administrative oversight of a multi-site clinical treatment study involving the use of a Schedule 1 drug, psilocybin, with patients with a life-threatening medical illness and reactive demoralization, depression and anxiety, who are enrolled in a palliative care program. There will likely be five or six treatment sites, including Lundquist/Harbor-UCLA. Lundquist/Harbor-UCLA, in addition to being a treatment site, will also be the administrative hub for the entire multi-site study. The program manager will be involved in helping to develop necessary documents for regulatory approval and coordinating adherence at the multiple sites with the evolving protocol development. The position will involve communication with project coordinators and administrators at each of the treatment sites. Also, the program manager will oversee the collection of data at different sites and collating them in a central data repository. The position will begin on a 50% time basis (20 hours per week and in approximately 9 months, when clinical study is ready to begin, the responsibilities of the position will expand to 100% (40 hours per week).