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Posted Job Title
Clinical Research Nurse C
Job Profile Title
Clinical Research Nurse C
Job Description Summary
This personnel will be utilized to support the conduct of clinical trials sponsored by the Center for Cellular Immunotherapies at the University of Pennsylvania or Industry Sponsors.
Responsibilities will include but are not limited to: 1.Collaboration with sponsor entity and CTU regulatory team on study activation, 2.Management, as the lead assigned to the studies, of - a.all relevant study start-up activities, for example, creation of study forms, set-up of interdisciplinary team workflows (e.g., apheresis, manufacturing, LD chemo, etc.) b.study screening/enrollment, c.scheduling of study related visits, d.coordination for the collection and manufacturing of cells for investigational therapeutic use, e.administration of investigational cell therapy, f.collection and documentation of study related data, g.safety reporting (NSAE/SAE), h.facilitation of study related clinical meetings, i.response to data discrepancy related queries, monitoring/audit findings, j.study close-out activities, and k.timelines for all study related deliverables. 3.Assist CTU management team in the education/training of new research personnel and mentoring of existing personnel 4.Other responsibilities delegated as needed.
This position is contingent upon funding.
Bachelorâ™s Degree required; Major in Nursing preferred
Registered Nurse with license to practice in the State of Pennsylvania
2-3 years of nursing experience required; clinical research experience preferred.
Demonstrated capacity/ability from past work experience to learn and apply new concepts, develop skills and knowledge, work/collaborate with others, work independently, organize, prioritize, problem solve and utilize resources appropriately.Â
Office, library, computer room
Requires extensive safety training
Exposure to chemicals
Requires protective devices
Typically sitting at a desk or table
Occasional lifting 25 lb. or less
Job Location - City, State
Department / School
Perelman School of Medicine
$50,684.00 - $91,232.00
Affirmative Action Statement Penn adheres to a policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class.
Special Requirements Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.
Internal Number: JR00014825
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