Toronto, Ontario – Medical Assistant

Reports to: Senior Manager, Clinical Operations

Position Summary:

To monitor subject safety while they are in confinement, in compliance with the study protocols, SOP’s regulatory requirements and fulfill business needs of the company.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform ECG, Vital Signs, obtain blood sample and study specific testing
  • Obtain Medical History and Informed Consent from potential trial subjects
  • Obtain Informed Consent as appropriate
  • Explanation of the use of study drug(s)
  • Dispense and Administer study drug(s)
  • Receive physician’s medication order and administer medications from the crash cart
  • Adverse Event Reporting
  • Catheter insertion and removal
  • Perform drug/cotinine screen and alcohol test
  • Proper collecting, handling and processing of PK samples
  • Monitor and maintenance of Crash Cart
  • Cardiac Monitoring (Telemetry) (RN & Paramedic only)
  • Perform Advanced Medical Directives in case of emergency as per Principal Investigator or Sub-Investigator directives and as training and qualifications allow
  • Maintain accurate, complete, legible and timely data entry
  • Write and/or review source documentation forms
  • Serve and/or monitor meals
  • Performs other tasks and projects as assigned


  • Education: current registration with regulatory body in Ontario.
  • Current BCLS & First Aid certification.
  • Good interpersonal skills, good communication skills.
  • Attentive to details, good initiative and able to work with changing priorities.
  • Computer skills an asset.
  • Ability to accommodate a flexible work schedule

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