This position directly supports the diverse clinical research activities of the UNC Children’s Research Institute through participation in multiple research projects. The primary purpose of this position is to coordinate and manage clinical trials. Duties will include patient recruitment, study procedures, administration of survey/questionnaires and data collection and maintenance. This position will negotiate responsibilities based on protocols currently underway and those in development. Other responsibilities include the initiation and maintenance of IRB and other regulatory procedures.
Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree; or equivalent combination of training and experience. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.
Ability to learn quickly, work independently and efficiently with minimal supervision, prioritize tasks, and work under deadline pressure. Candidate should have excellent verbal and written communication skills with ability to interact with clinical investigators, laboratory, study sponsors, IRB, Office of Clinical Trials, and support staff. Candidate should have an understanding of medical terminology with the ability to extract information and summarize patient data.
- It is strongly preferred that the selected candidate has ACRP or SOCRA certification. - Experience in Phase I, II, II clinical studies strongly preferred as well as Pediatric Oncology experience and familiarity with the Children's Oncology Group. - Experience conducting research studies, preferably therapeutic trials in the healthcare setting.
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