We are seeking a Clinical Research Coordinator (CRC) to support the Communication Skills (Comskil) Training Program. The Comskil Training Program provides experiential, small group training for clinicians at MSKCC to improve communication with their patients and families in challenging situations. The CRC will be responsible for recruitment of participants, data collection, and tracking participant progress throughout the studies. Additionally, the candidate will be responsible for database maintenance, data entry, communicating progress and challenges, and working with the research study team and principal investigator (PI) to manage and analyze the study data. Lastly, the prospective applicant will assist with all regulatory requirements as per MSKCC policy and federal regulations. The candidate must have superior communication skills, both written and verbal.
Recruit, consent, perform screening interviews, administer assessment batteries and collect relevant data from human subjects;
Maintain study databases, codebooks, and procedures for data entry and monitoring;
Generate reports on the progress of research projects;
Conduct regular audits, and QA of the data to ensure data accuracy and integrity;
Compile and analyze data for presentations and publications and assist with statistical analysis as needed;
Ensure that patient registration, informed consent procedures, and handling of data meet all institutional and governmental requirements;
Provide regular reports to the PI regarding study progress and challenges and work with the PI to address any problems that arise;
Completes regulatory and administrative submissions at MSKCC;
Organize and participate in weekly study meetings;
Assist in the preparation of presentations and manuscripts;
Perform literature searches and other tasks as needed
Bachelors degree required or a high school diploma with 2 years of research experience
Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office and databases and SPSS helpful;
Knowledge of REDCap helpful;
Outstanding judgment, initiative, and attention to detail;
Able to work efficiently and effectively;
Superior interpersonal skills and verbal and written communication skills;
Flexible and works well independently as well as in a team setting.
Internal Number: 2020-41772
About Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.