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Research Assistant (Clinical Trials)

Date: 23-Jan-2022

Location: Kent Ridge Campus, SG

Company: National University of Singapore

Job Description

The National University of Singapore invites application for a Research Assistant (RA) in the department of surgery, Yong Loo Lin school of Medicine. The research work focuses on patient population with diabetic foot wounds.

The position is a 1-year contract in the first instance and could be extended with good performance.

Purpose of the Post

The RA will be responsible to, and work closely with, the Principal Investigator (A/Prof Jackie Ho) and study team members to ensure the successful completion of the clinical trials on time.


Main duties and responsibilities

The RA will be able to:

• Conduct and coordinate research related activities and projects in the department according to Good Clinical Practice guidelines and other applicable regulatory and ethical requirements.

• Liaison with Principal Investigator and assisting the investigators with patient recruitment

• Liaison with various departments for trial investigation procedures

• Ensure duties are carried out in accordance to protocol procedure

• Maintaining proper filing and documentation of clinical trial files and electronic case report forms

• Maintain source documentation for each patient according to protocol

• Provide logistic and administrative support in research related matters

• Assist in communications with DSRB/IRB staff regarding study-related ethics applications, amendments and status reports

• Any other ad-hoc duties as assigned by Principal Investigator


  1. Degree holder in science-related field, nursing or equivalent.
  2. be able to work independently and in a team.
  3. Have good communication skills, able to interact well with patients.
  4. have knowledge of computer applications, e.g.  MS office, PowerPoint and Excel
  5. have experiences in clinical studies is an advantage.


Remuneration will be commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications and experience.

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

More Information

Location: Kent Ridge Campus

Organization: Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine

Department : Surgery

Employee Referral Eligible: No