Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Location: Hyde Park Campus
The full-time Clinical Research Coordinator 1 (CRC1) works under the general direction of a Clinical Research Manager and the Director of Clinical Research and in partnership with departmental managers in the Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care. The CRC1 works with the PI, sponsoring agency, the Office of Clinical Research (OCR), and clinical study sites and personnel to support and provide guidance on the administration of the compliance, financial, and other related aspects clinical studies and trials. The CRC1 coordinates, completes, and monitors the study-related activities and performs a variety of duties involved in the collection, compilation, documentation and reporting of clinical research data. The CRC1 plays a critical role in ensuring compliance with the study protocol, Federal guidelines, Local guidelines, and in accordance with Good Clinical Practice (GCP).
1) Coordinates all aspects of study protocol including: enrollment, data collection, and payment for study related tasks.
2) Coordinates all aspects of clinical trial protocol including: screening, enrollment, data collection, and follow-up.
3) Maintains accurate and complete documentation of signed informed consent, relevant IRB approvals, source documentation, Case Report Forms (CRF's), and study related communication.
4) Ensures Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) are implemented and documented in accordance to study sponsor, primary investigator, and regulatory agency specifications.
5) Prepares and maintains protocol submissions and revisions.
6) Plans and coordinates patient schedule for study procedures, return visits, and study treatment schedules.
7) Educates patients about study procedures to be performed, visit schedule, what to report between and during visits, and potential side effects.
8) Performs assessments at visits and monitors for adverse events.
9) Organizes and attends site visits from sponsors and other relevant study meetings.
10) May recruit and interview potential study patients.
11)May obtain, possess, and transport specimens to appropriate laboratory according to established aseptic techniques.
1) Knowledge of patient evaluation and triage procedures and the ability to monitor clinical research patients from many disciplines.
2) Thorough working knowledge of medical terminology.
3) Knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel.
4) Ability to travel to occasional national and international meetings.
5) Demonstrated excellent written and verbal skills.
6) Strong organizational and problem-solving skills.
7) Demonstrated excellent interpersonal skills.
8) Demonstrated ability to interact and communicate with clarity, tact, and courtesy with patrons, patients, staff, faculty, students, and others.
9) Adaptability to changing working situations and work assignments.
1) Bachelor's degree or a combination of four years of education and related work experience required.
1) Some relevant post-secondary work experience preferred.
NOTE: When applying, all required documents MUST be uploaded under the Resume/CV section of the application
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