Posting Summary: The Clinical Research Coordinator Intermediate, Non-Licensed in the Robert M. Berne Cardiovascular Research Center will provide scientific input into the development of research studies and facilitate collaborative relationships with clinical investigators. The incumbent will work closely with the Human Phenotyping and Immune Cell Core and the Center for Interventional Cardiology to ensure the smooth operation of clinical and translational research through oversight and tracking of all studies, investigators, and ethical review board information, patient recruitment activity, appropriate processing and analysis of specimens, and financial management and will report directly to principal investigators. Once trained, the incumbent will be responsible for analyzing and interpreting data, which includes, but not limited to, coronary angiography, intravascular ultrasound, flow cytometry, and mass cytometry and manuscript preparation. He/she is also responsible for maintaining all clinical and basic science data within the MUSIC database. Must adhere to SOPs, GCP, and FDA regulations.
Position requires a Bachelor's Degree with a minimum of four years of clinical research. Related graduate degree may substitute for two years of experience. A MD or PhD degree is preferred. A minimum of five years of basic or clinical research experience is preferred. Certified Clinical Research Coordinator (CCRC), Certified Clinical Research Associate (CCRA), or Certified Clinical Research Professional (CCRP) is preferred, but not required. Must have working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook). Experience using medical records and database software preferred.
Required Minimum Level of Education: *Degree Required
Required Specific Degree/Training: Bachelor's degree
Preferred Minimum Level of Education: *Degree Preferred
Preferred Specific Degree/Training: MD or PhD
Required Minimum Level of Experience: Considerable - 4 to 7 years
Required Specific Experience: Minimum four years of clinical research experience. Related graduate degree may substitute for two years of experience.
Preferred Minimum Level of Experience: Considerable - 4 to 7 years
Preferred Specific Experience: Minimum five years of basic or clinical research experience in a related field.
Preferred License or Certification: Clinical Research Coordinator (CCRC), Clinical Research Associate (CCRA), and/or Certified Clinical Research Professional (CCRP).
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: 1. Ability to manage multiple clinical trials simultaneously. 2. Ability to interact with patients, families, physicians, and ancillary personnel as well as research committees and outside sponsor personnel. 3. Ability to work accurately with attention to detail. 4. Working knowledge of HIPAA regulations. 5. Ability to train others. 6. Ability to follow patient safety regulations. 7. Ability to work independently with minimal supervision. 8. Working knowledge of federal, state, and local research and patient protocols, policies, processes, and procedures. 9. Working knowledge of regulatory and University compliance policies and procedures at all levels. 10. Ability to provide management accountability to all research programs and activities 11. Excellent written, interpersonal and verbal communication skills.
Required Computer Applications: Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook)
Preferred Computer Applications: Medical records software. Database software.
Internal Number: 353_86136
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