Retinal Consultants Medical Grooup, Inc – a nationally known retinal medical group – is recruiting a Director of Clinical Research to help fulfill our mission of advancing medicine and preventing blindness. We are a dynamic group of 11 retinal specialists with nearly 20 years of clinical research trial experience. We contributed to numerous pivotal trials that led to new and improved treatments for our patients with blinding diseases. Our clinical research group has 8 coordinators, 3 certified photographers and an assistant, all devoted to excellence in research. As a member of Retina Consultants of America, we also collaborate with similarly minded outstanding retina practices across the United States, all with robust research programs.
We are looking for a Director of Clinical Research who is equally dynamic, who is devoted to curing disease through science, and who has the ability and passion to lead a highly talented group of study personnel. The director should be proficient in the ideals of the Association of Clinical Research Professionals and certification is a plus.
Essential characteristics include, but are not limited to:
Devotion to excellence in research
Expertise in Good Clinical Practices and all relevant regulatory and ethical requirements
Enjoyment and appreciation of clinical research participants
Passion for teamwork, training, communication, leadership and professionalism
Ability to oversee multiple Clinical Trial Sites
High quality, accurate and timely data collection and audits
Meticulous attention to detail
Excitement to work on cutting edge technologies with expert physicians, research coordinators, and clinical staff to reduce the burden of retinal blindness
Bachelor’s degree in science or health related field is preferred
Three years or more of experience as a clinical research professional (CCRC is preferred)
Two years or more of supervisory or managerial experience.
We are one of the premier retinal subspecialty groups in the country, providing outstanding retinal care for the Northern Central Valley since 1975. From the time of our founding as the first retina-only practice in Sacramento, we have grown to serve much of Northern California, with eleven offices and more locations planned. All Retinal Consultants physicians are board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and specialize exclusively in diseases of the retina, vitreous, and macula. We also have an ocular oncology division that focuses on the treatment of cancers inside the eye. Our surgeons have studied and trained at some of the most renowned institutions in the world and all have graduated with top honors.As a group of highly specialized eye surgeons, we are devoted to providing the highest level of care for all types of vitreoretinal illnesses. All of our doctors are board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and are fellowship-trained members of the American Society of Retina Specialists.Our practice is continually evolving to provide you with the latest treatments available. We have an active research division performing clinical trials that has been con...tributing to the advancement of retinal care for over a decade. Many of our current therapies have developed through research performed at our practice and we continue to search for new and better treatments.We dedicate ourselves to providing world-class medical and surgical care for patients with retinal disease. To provide expert care, we continually invest in modern diagnostic and therapeutic equipment, including state-of-the-art retinal imaging, laser treatment, and diagnostic testing. We combine this with the clinical expertise of our physicians, the dedication of our excellent staff, and a network of convenient office locations throughout the Northern Central Valley to provide compassionate, individualized, accurate, and timely diagnosis and treatment for each of our patients.