SUMMARY: The IRB Analyst is responsible for analyzing and processing submissions for continuing reviews and modifications to IRB approved research. The individual will evaluate applications to ensure compliance with applicable federal regulations, state laws, and institutional policies and procedures. The individual acts as a liaison between investigators, study staff, and IRB members to obtain all necessary review materials. The IRB analyst ensures submissions receive an appropriate level of review (e.g. full board, expedited, exempt) and ensures IRB reviewers with appropriate expertise are assigned to the submission. The analyst prepares board meeting agendas, and assists with recording meeting activities in meeting minutes, maintains an electronic database of studies, and tracks educational and compliance activities. The individual also assists with performance improvement projects and may assist with IRB audits.
REQUIREMENTS: This position requires a four year college degree or two year college degree and a minimum of two years of equivalent experience. Minimum of two years of research related experience is required. Requires working knowledge of Microsoft Office. Strong customer service orientation, proven problem solving abilities, demonstrated oral and written communication skills. Requires knowledge of regulations governing human research.
POSITION DETAILS: Full-time, 80 hours per pay period. Monday - Friday 8:00am-4:30pm.
Valley Children’s Healthcare – one of the largest pediatric healthcare networks in the nation – provides Central California’s only high-quality, comprehensive care exclusively for children, from before birth to young adulthood. Our independent, nonprofit network offers highly specialized medical and surgical services to treat conditions ranging from common to the most unusual and complex at our 356-bed children’s hospital as well as through partner hospitals, specialty care centers, satellite practices and primary care services. Our family-centered, pediatric services extend from a leading pediatric cancer and blood diseases center on the West Coast, and our pediatric heart center known for its expertise and pioneering treatments, to our Level IV neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), the highest level referral center between Los Angeles and the Bay Area.
Valley Children’s consistently ranks at the top of our peer group for quality patient outcomes, patient satisfaction and nursing excellence. Recognized as a Magnet® designated facility since 2004 and granted the gold-level Beacon Award for Excellence™ in critical care, Valley Chil...dren’s neonatal and pediatric intensive care units achieve some of the lowest mortality rates in the country while treating some of the sickest kids.
In affiliation with Stanford University School of Medicine, Valley Children’s Pediatric Residency and fellowship programs provide first-class training for the next generation of pediatricians and pediatric surgical and medical specialists. With more than 550 physicians and 3,400 staff, Valley Children’s partners with other providers and organizations throughout our 12-county service area to support delivering the best care to kids closer to home.