The Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, located in Seattle, Washington, is part of a dynamic collaboration among three organizations known nationally and internationally for their patient care and research: Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, University of Washington, and Seattle Children's Hospital. These institutions have a long-standing history of working together to support our mission of leading the world in translating scientific discovery into the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and cure of cancer.
About the Department
The Pharmacokinetics Laboratory at SCCA is specialized in Therapeutic Drug Monitoring (TDM) for patients diagnosed with various blood disorders. The laboratory provides its expertise and support to many providers who seek to improve their patient’s outcomes. Providing clinical services for more than 15 years, it is one of the most highly regarded laboratories in the medical community and has clients across USA and Canada.
The Associate Director works closely with the Laboratory Director and Manager to provide high-quality clinical services as per institutional and laboratory standards. Under the supervision of the Laboratory Director, the Associate Director is responsible for the coordination, development, and implementation of new clinical tests. He or she will also lead laboratory projects and initiatives for process improvement within the Pharmacokinetics Laboratory. This includes, but not limited to, working closely with lab team members to develop and implement procedures and practices, provide oversight for standard operating procedures, equipment validation, and data and quality management. The Associate Director also participates in laboratory accreditation, testing proficiency, research and education, as well as general scientific laboratory oversight. He/she will assist the Director, Manager, and Clinical Laboratory leadership to carry out the vision and missions of the Laboratory.
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