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Assists Project Manager in support of the following: Population-based Research to Optimize the Screening Process (PROSPR) study; Prostate Active Surveillance Study (PASS); and Early Detection Research Network (EDRN) studies. Functions as administrative contact for various study working groups. Carries-out moderately complex special assignments or projects.
Program Assistant positions may vary widely in the specific responsibilities performed, as much of the work is project-based and specific to the individual department or study.
The incumbent works with minimal supervision and is expected to use initiative and sound judgment in carrying-out responsibilities within the framework of the department/study policies and procedures and is expected to keep abreast of changes in regulations, protocols, laws, and procedures related to work responsibilities.