Principal Investigator


About this role

We’re hiring a Principal Investigator for our client to join their team. This is a permanent position, requiring on-site presence.


  • Ensure the safety and welfare of study participants;
  • Supervising the conduct of the clinical research study even when responsibilities have been delegated to other appropriately trained and qualified staff members;
  • Responsible for the oversight of all trial-related medical decisions as outlined in FDA 1572 and HC QIU;
  • Ensuring compliance with regulatory regulations, GCP, IRB, internal SOPs/WPs and the sponsor protocol;
  • Ensuring all staff delegated are experienced and have sufficient documented training;
  • Demonstrate potential for enrollment of subjects and following appropriate informed consent procedures as outlined in ICH & HC Division 5 guidelines;
  • Protecting the rights, safety and welfare of subjects enrolled in a clinical research trial;
  • Familiarity with the appropriate use of the investigational product(s) as described in the protocol, in the current Investigator's Brochure, in the product monograph and in other information sources provided by the sponsor;
  • Maintaining adequate study records and storage as per regulatory requirements;
  • Maintaining appropriate control, inventory, distribution, storage, record keeping and destruction or return of test articles;
  • Promptly reporting to sponsor, IRB or Health Canada as applicable any unanticipated problems & risks to patients;
  • Ensuring timely reporting to the REB of all events that require prompt reporting such as annual progress reports or major protocol deviations;
  • Assuring the disclosure of financial interest and arrangements to the sponsor and the REB;
  • Responsible for the conduct of clinical trials and welfare of subjects;
  • Responsible for staff involved in the conduct of clinical trials at respective sites where they are the approved Principal Investigator;
  • Is responsible for direct contact and communication with internal staff and physicians, patients, contracted research personnel, sponsor, CRP, and regulatory personnel.



  • Doctorate in Medicine;
  • At least 3-5 years of research experience;
  • BCBE certified eligible;
  • Member of Provincial College of Physicians & Surgeons, i.e. CPSO for Ontario;
  • ACLS Certified in preferred.


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Maria Camanag
Brunel Canada - Toronto

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