1) Collects and maintains biometric data and biospecimens.
2) Introduces patients at the UCMC and in the communities in the Community Mobile Clinic Van to the research study, answers questions pertaining to participation and consent, and may assist in administering tests &/or questionnaires following protocols.
3) Performs blood draws and processing of blood and urine samples.
4) Will be responsible to package and ship biological samples to an outside lab.
5)Completes all activities by strictly following Good Clinical Practices (GCP) & all relevant current local, state, & federal laws, regulations, guidance, policy & procedure developed by the UChicago Institutional Review Board (IRB), Food & Drug Administration (FDA) Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), & the International Conference on Harmonization (ICH).
6) Maintains detailed records of results which may include collecting, extracting & entering data; &/or preparing basic charts & graphs.
7) Responsible for other duties such as preparing charts for the participant visits, setting up and cleaning the exam rooms before and after the visits, entering data as needed, performing data and equipment quality control checks, etc.
1) Knowledge in relevant scientific field
2) Knowledge of research techniques or methods
3) Knowledge of regulatory policies and procedures
4) Analytical skills
5) Problem-solving skills
6) Attention to detail
7) Organizational skills
8) Verbal and written communication skills
9) Ability to work independently and as part of a team
10) Knowledge of Microsoft Office
1) Bachelor's degree in Epidemiology, Public Health or closely related field.
1) 1 year relevant research experience, including previous phlebotomy experience and/or experience collecting biometric data and outreach efforts, specifically study recruitment.
Note: When applying, all required documents MUST be uploaded under the Resume/CV section of the application.
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