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Oncology Research Associate at University of Global Health Equity (UGHE), Kigali, Rwanda Kigali

Oncology Research Associate at University of Global Health Equity (UGHE), Kigali, Rwanda Kigali


Oncology Research Associate


RwandaBurera, Rwanda




Description





Position Title: OncologyResearch Associate


Reports to: Director, Research Department


Base Location: Burera District, Butaro Hospital


SUMMARY OF ROLE


The OncologyResearch Associate- is a full-time position intended to provide site management of all oncology related activities including, participating in writing research grants, providing technical support of research projects, supportingcapacity buildingfor IMB and partner employees, managing a central database of oncology research data sets, contributing to workflow improvements to support reliable outcomes-oriented data capture and coordinate cancer research activities. He/she will also participate in developing research and programmatic frameworks, guidelines and processes that optimize oncology research at PIH-IMB.Because most of our research is nested in the oncology program, he/she will be expected to understand the program, the data collected as well as the source documents (patient files and the Electronic medical records). Under the guidance of the IMB Research Director, he/she will actively participate inresearch department activities including participating in strategic research planning, proposal development, researchimplementation, coordinating research grantsand studies, analyzing research data, manuscript writing and programmatic reporting.The right candidate is also expected to develop and lead a particular area of research interest and for which they raise resources. This key role involves day-to-day interface between the IMB leadership, the MOH, other national research agencies and individual researchers and their institutes; and through this interface ensures a coordinated, legal and ethical approach to research in IMB and Rwanda.


SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITES


Administration



  • Provide administrative support to Director of Research and Oncology program lead on all oncology research activities including grant proposal submission, grant management, project implementation, strategic planning, budgeting and reporting and ensuring regulatory clearance and as well as allocation and management of staffing and resources

  • Support the development of frameworks, guidelines and processes that enable oncology research implementation

  • Review of ongoing oncology studies providing updates and advise

  • Participate in IMB-affiliated oncology publications, presentations, and abstracts

  • Provide routinefeed back on study leads to monitor progress and provide support around MOH, IMB and Rwanda oncology research and data sharing policies.

  • Organize and lead staff capacity building programs, including research trainings, dissemination opportunities, and content-specific workshops

  • Serve as point person for planning, preparation and implementation of large oncology research projects, including those involving multiple partners or funding institutions

  • Act as resource on IMB and Rwanda Research policies and procedures, ensuring that affiliated teams comply with organizational HR, finance, and research policies

  • Act as IMB liaison with National Health Research Council and Rwanda’s National Ethics Committee, facilitating study protocol application and updates and providing guidance on policies and procedures


Management



  • Manage the data Centre, the associated new databases and maintenance of existing ones 
and ongoing oncology research studies and research

  • Delegate data collection duties to visiting students and relevant IMB staff; also assist with data collection as needed to ensure deadlines is met.

  • Maintain list IMB-affiliated publications, presentations, and abstracts and absurd all research protocol related ethical and scientific clearance documentation are updated



  • Mentor employees/students and other oncology-programme associated personnel in research conduct and writing

  • Ensure that data related updates are shared regularly with leadership 



Short-term observational research projects



  • Maintain updated list of proposed projects based on the research interests of clinicians and needs on the ground.

  • Manage status updates and support continued progress of all ongoing projects through process of developing concept note, projecting figures, developing & maintaining database(s), collecting & analyzing data, and disseminating work through abstracts, posters & manuscripts.

  • Push projects forward by allocating tasks (specifically data collection through chart review) to project team members (and visiting medical students/residents as they are available), and providing support when possible/needed (especially through database development, data collection and analysis).


Longitudinal research projects



  • Meet regularly with leads of long-term projects to ensure timeline goals are met and provide support. As a coordinator of large projects with a significant background and training in research, one on one capacity building with the individuals involved in these projects is a key goal. 


  • Develop new research project protocols as determined by leadership (e.g. possibilities for prospective study ideas) 


  • Assist local colleagues to attend conferences and trainings 



Quality Improvement



  • Participate in process improvement projects on an ongoing basis as needs are identified on the ground (e.g. moving pathology reporting process to shared intranet, reviewing patient exit process, monitoring of patient call backs, etc.) 



Oncology/NCD Program support



  • Support NCD Research Associate on regularly occurring activities in the NCD department such as NCD Writing Group meetings, trainings, and workshops as well asother PIH/IMB events that require Oncology/NCD representation

  • Support Oncology program visitors’onsite. This require planning approvals and logistics prior to visit, onboarding visiting individual into their research roles asButaro, attending meetings and taking minutes, preparing presentations for the program.

  • Taking minutes at weekly oncology meetings for dissemination with the rest of the team

  • Organize oncology program research meetings: 1-2x/month in Butaro to share work progress with oncology research team 



Grant Projects 




  • Support writing for new RFPs as they are identified


Rwanda Biomedical Center (RBC)/Ministry of Health (MoH) Support



  • Build collaboration with RBC/MoH oncology research team through writing group and involvement in other relevant meetings and projects


QUALIFICATIONS






  • Master of Public Health Degree in epidemiology, biostatistics, health information systems, policy and management (or equivalent)

  • Fluency in spoken and written English (fluency in French a bonus)

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint is a MUST (experience using STATA or SPSS a bonus)

  • Experience in clinical research coordination, proposal writing, academic writing andbiostatical data analysis

  • Experience with personnel management or mentorship a bonus

  • Experience in grant application and management a bonus

  • Experience working in a cancer-related program a bonus

  • Superb time-management and coordination skills,

  • Ability to keep track of multiple tasks at once as well as manage diverse collaborators

  • Facility with critical thinking and complex problem solving

  • Excellent communication skills, ability to work well with diverse team and exhibit humility, respect and team spirit





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