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The department of Clinical Research Support (CRS) is the central clinical trials office for the University of Washington/Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Cancer Consortium. CRS is responsible for the oversight and daily management of the NCI’s National Clinical Trial Network (NCTN) Program.
The NCTN Protocol Specialist is responsible for oversight and coordination of NCI, Industry, and Institution-Sponsored clinical trials. This position serves as a representative of the CRS department and the Study Support Services team, interacting on a regular basis with Cancer Consortium personnel and outside organizations. This position requires the ability to work on multiple studies with multiple disease modalities with numerous different groups of individuals. This position reports directly to the Clinical Trial Operations Manager in Clinical Research Support (CRS).
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