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Serve as the primary point of contact and source guidance for single IRB review and reliance/master agreements.
Review and negotiate reliance agreements and local context with other academic medical institutions in coordination with the IRB Director, Office of Integrity and Compliance, and the Office of General Counsel
Oversee and guide reviews conducted by external IRBs. Independently conducts pre-reviews of all IRB assigned submissions to ensure completeness of the submission and compliance with regulations and policies.
Provide high level research support to local research teams by assisting with drafting and editing informed consents, protocols, and other research documents.
Participates in the development and implementation of human subjects’ protection policies and guidance pertaining to multi-site research reviews and requirements.
Serve as the institutional point of contact for all studies in which UMMC serves as a reviewing IRB for other institutions or relies on an external IRB.
Collaborates with the IRB Chairs and Director to ensure all multi-site studies are reviewed appropriately and administered according to the obligations agreed to in the reliance agreement.
Performs the duties of the Director in their absence
The duties listed are general in nature and are examples of the duties and responsibilities performed and are not meant to be construed as exclusive or all-inclusive. Management retains the right to add or change duties at any time.
Bachelor's degree in business or healthcare related field plus two years of experience working in IRB administration, contract negotiation, research compliance, and/or research administration, or equivalent combination of education/experience. CIP (or similar research compliance certification) preferred.
Internal Number: R00012480
About University of Mississippi Medical Center
The University of Mississippi Medical Center is an academic medical center located in Jackson, MS. The state's only academic medical center, Level 1 Trauma Center, and Children's Hospital, UMMC serves the entire state of Mississippi in a variety of medical, academic, and research capacities.