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Fred Hutch Global Oncology (GO), a Cross-Divisional program overseen by the Director’s Office at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, has a mission to generate cancer research that has global impact, and support the development of research capacity and clinical care to reduce the cancer burden in low-and middle-income countries. A cornerstone of the program is a decade-long alliance with the Uganda Cancer Institute (UCI) that advances research, capacity building, and cancer care in Uganda. Fred Hutch operates in Uganda as the Hutchinson Centre Research Institute of Uganda (HCRIU).
This Kampala-based Clinical Trials Manager will report to the Deputy Head of Global Oncology and will work collaboratively with Fred Hutch and collaboration Principal Investigators, the Laboratory Director, Project Managers, Data Managers, Regulatory Affairs and Uganda based clinical staff to direct the daily clinical research activities of the Global Oncology program at the UCI-Fred Hutch Cancer Centre. An employee of the Hutch Centre Research Institute – Uganda (HCRI-U), the Clinical Research manager will oversee study operations across clinical projects, direct Program Managers and study clinical staff, and participate in mentoring of study nurses and other academic trainees. The Clinical Trials manager will coordinate with the Data Operations and Regulatory Affairs staff to assist in and monitor timely routine reporting, and will be responsible for coordinating program reports for activities at the HCRI-U for the Global Oncology leadership.