Posts tagged Career Options: Clinical Research

ASPIRE Module Fall 2017: Introduction to the Principles and Practice of Clinical Research (IPPCR)

Angela Zito
August 7, 2017

The online Introduction to the Principles and Practice of Clinical Research (IPPCR) is a course to train participants on how to effectively conduct clinical research. The course focuses on the spectrum of clinical research and the research process by highlighting epidemiologic methods, study design, protocol preparation, patient monitoring, quality assurance, and Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issues. 

Postdoc opportunities: GSK Residencies and Fellowships; UNC-Chapel Hill and Duke

Angela Zito
May 8, 2017

GSK Residencies and Fellowships GSK has a rich history of collaboration with leading US academic institutions through sponsorship of joint fellowship programs. Currently, our programs focus on Medical Affairs, Regulatory Affairs, Pharmaceutical Outcomes Research, and drug/medical information. Most graduates of these programs have gone on to successful industry and/or academic careers. We sponsor fellowship and residency opportunities with two major North Carolina universities: UNC-Chapel Hill and Duke. Core areas of study include:

Vanderbilt Center for Quantitative Sciences (CQS) Summer Institute

Kate Stuart
January 5, 2017
Posted in Announcements

This summer the Vanderbilt Center for Quantitative Sciences (CQS) is hosting their 4th annual Summer Institute from August 7-18, 2017.  The CQS Summer Institute provides graduate students, research fellows, faculty and investigators the opportunity to gain fundamental skills to apply the theory and methods behind the design and conduct of clinical research studies, covering core knowledge in biostatistics and bioinformatics, as well as more specialized studies of data visualization, modeling, statistical software and analysis, high-dimensional experiments, next-generation sequencing, and ge

Job Opportunity: Research Coordinator at St. Thomas Health/Ascension (part time)

Ashley Brady
October 13, 2016

This part time position will involve a lot of patient consent, taking oral swabs from patients, and helping patients to complete questionnaires. This would be a temporary position that would probably last several months into 2017. We would also like to be able to call on this person from time to time to help out with other research projects as the need arises. Please contact Kimberly Owens, MPH, CCRP, directly before applying.

ASPIRE Module Fall 2016: Introduction to the Principles and Practice of Clinical Research (IPPCR)

Ashley Brady
August 15, 2016

The online Introduction to the Principles and Practice of Clinical Research (IPPCR) is a course to train participants on how to effectively conduct clinical research. The course focuses on the spectrum of clinical research and the research process by highlighting epidemiologic methods, study design, protocol preparation, patient monitoring, quality assurance, and Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issues. 

ASPIRE Module Fall 2016: Clinical Laboratory Medicine, Applying Your Ph.D. to Patient Care

Ashley Brady
August 15, 2016

Clinical Laboratory Medicine is an area of Pathology dedicated to the laboratory analysis of patient specimens to diagnose/treat human diseases.  Its various sub-disciplines include Clinical Microbiology, Clinical Chemistry/Toxicology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunopathology. 

PhD Career Connections: Preclinical Research Services

Join us in welcoming back alumnus Chris Rogers, PhD. Dr. Rogers is the Chief Scientific Officer and co-founder of Exemplar Genetics, a company focused on the development and study of improved models of human disease.

Job Opportunity: Bioinformatics Scientist in Personalized Medicine, Sarah Cannon Research Institute Clinical Operations, Nashville, TN

Ashley Brady
April 21, 2016

Sarah Cannon, the global cancer enterprise of Hospital Corporation of America (HCA), offers integrated cancer services with convenient access to cutting-edge therapies for those facing cancer in communities across the United States and United Kingdom. By bringing together a network of renowned cancer experts, we are collaborating and sharing best practices that address every aspect of the cancer journey.  Beginning with screening and diagnosis continuing through treatment and survivorship, so that patients can receive quality care with improved outcomes.

Beyond the Lab: Mary Kosinski, Clinical Research

Kate Stuart
April 19, 2016

In the month of April, the Office of Career Development is featuring a Beyond the Lab video each day of the month, highlighting awesome alumni in the video series.  Today we highlight Mary Kosinski, PhD, who has been in a number of Clinical Research roles. We were so pleased to talk with Dr. Kosinski about her daily tasks, her interesting research while at Vanderbilt, and the work-life juggle.

Apply for VU Program in Molecular Medicine

Kate Stuart
April 12, 2016
Posted in Announcements

The Vanderbilt Program in Molecular Medicine is a unique training program available to graduate students and postdoctoral fellows in the Biomedical Sciences at Vanderbilt University allowing for integration of thesis work with important clinical, disease-based areas. This program provides a supervised experience, including didactic and experiential courses, seminars and individual experiences, under the guidance of a clinical mentor and a basic science mentor. Apply for a spot in the program by July 1!

Beyond the Lab: Karissa Culbreath, Medical Genetics

Kate Stuart
April 3, 2016

In the month of April, the Office of Career Development is featuring a Beyond the Lab video each day of the month, highlighting awesome alumni in the video series.  Today we highlight Karissa Culbreath, the Scientific Director at Tricore Laboratories. Dr. Culbreath was a speaker at the 2013 Annual Career Symposium, and she shares her bio below. 

NCATS Eli Lilly Externship Opportunity

Kate Stuart
March 20, 2016
Posted in Announcements

This is an opportunity for an externship in clinical and translational sciences at Eli Lilly and Company for scholars, trainees and investigators of the NCATS, Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) Program.  The externship will support the training and education of participants in techniques and principles needed to pursue research in one of the world’s premiere pharmaceutical companies.

Association for Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP) Annual Conference, Atlanta, GA, April 16-19, 2016

Ashley Brady
March 7, 2016
Posted in Announcements

ACRP 2016 Meeting & Expo April 16-19, 2016 Atlanta, Georgia The Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP)  Meeting & Expo is uniquely focused on supporting the professional growth and development of individuals conducting clinical trials through education, exchange, and peer-to-peer engagement.

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