MedStar Health Research Institute

www.medstarresearch.org
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Wasted potential.

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  • Senior Management
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Washington, DC
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Washington, DC

I have been working at MedStar Health Research Institute

Pros

The Scientific Director is an outstanding leader and colleague. The Institute constantly gets input from employees on how satisfied they are with the Institute and what suggestions they have to improve the Institute.

Cons

Lack of resources, overworked and overburdened employees, lack of parking options, ignorance of nursing staff on research and its demands, lack of professional growth.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Create a position for a regulatory specialist-CRCs spend too much time doing this job. Dedicate resources for research-laboratory staff, equipment, ancillary supplies. Obligate nursing staff to get minimal education on research-nurses consistently fail to document IP administration and in many instances, fail to administer IP at all. More staff should be hired in the Contracts Office and at the IRB-the staff is seriously overburdened. Consider allowing central IRB review of Phase III and Phase IV trials to expedite internal IRB reviews and approvals.

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    Great Place to Work

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at MedStar Health Research Institute

    Pros

    Senior Leadership listens to ideas
    Great Co Workers
    Nice benefits and competitive pay

    Cons

    Office space is limited for those in the field but this is typical for hospital enviroments

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    none

    Recommends
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    Awesome place to practice!

    Former Contractor - Research Pharmacist
    Former Contractor - Research Pharmacist

    I worked at MedStar Health Research Institute as a contractor (less than a year)

    Pros

    The least stressful environment for a pharmacist

    Cons

    Too slow for someone who is used to high paced environment

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