The Research Department of Rocky Mountain Poison and Drug Center , a division of Denver Health, is accepting applications for a full time Research Projects Coordinator.
This would be an ideal opportunity for anyone with a desire to be a part of a team that is a leader in public health research. Some of our research studies include, but are not limited to, prescription drug abuse, analgesics toxicity (over-the-counter pain relievers), Phase II and Phase III drug trials for new antidotes, antivenom research studies (snakes, spiders, etc.) and literature reviews.
Position exists to develop, coordinate and maintain consultative contracts with clients related to drug development projects consistent with the mission of the Rocky Mountain Poison and Drug Center .
Education: Master’s Degree in physical or life sciences, public health, preventative medicine preferred. Bachelor’s Degree Required.
Experience: Two years experience in the design, development and supervision of basic science and clinical research projects.
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities: Position requires excellent interpersonal skills, strong organizational skills and ability to manage multiple projects and personnel effectively and independently. Strong knowledge of spreadsheet, database and statistical programs, and leadership experience is desirable.
Certificate/License/Registration: American Board of Applied Toxicology eligibility or certification is desirable.
Denver Health is an integrated, efficient, high-quality academic health care system that is considered a model for the nation. The Denver Health system includes the Rocky Mountain Regional Level I Trauma Center, a 500-bed acute care medical center, Denver’s 911 emergency medical response system, eight family health centers, 13 school-based health centers, the Rocky Mountain Poison and Drug Center, the Denver Public Health Department, an HMO, an off-site 100 bed non-medical detoxification unit and The Denver Health Foundation.
As Colorado’s primary safety net institution, Denver Health is a mission-driven organization that has provided more than $4 billion in care for the uninsured since 1991. Denver Health is a leader in performance and quality improvements and remains financially secure, in part, due to its nationally recognized implementation of lean principles in healthcare. Denver Health is a major resource to the community, serving thirty percent of all Denver residents, or approximately 160,000 individuals and 40% of Denver’s children.
Located just south of downtown Denver, Denver Health is just minutes away from many of the cultural and recreational activities Denver has to offer.
We strongly support diversity in the workforce and Denver Health is an equal opportunity employer (EOE).
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