The Research Associate will assist both the Orthopaedic Adult Reconstruction (Total Joint Arthroplasty) division and the Orthopaedic Oncology division with their clinical research activities. This position will be responsible for supervision of a research assistant assigned to the same divisions. The Research Associate will be in charge of study coordination duties for ongoing clinical trials, and will work with the surgeons on grant proposal preparation.
There will be the opportunity for independence in design and implementation of clinical research studies and/or preparation of written manuscript and, as applicable, regulatory documentation.
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