The Center for Pediatric Obesity Medicine seeks a Clinical Research Coordinator responsible for coordinating and facilitating research projects in pediatric obesity.
•85% Study Planning, Implementation and Coordination: Assist the study PIs and Associate Director of Operations with research projects including development of protocols and planning as well as coordinating and implementing studies. Create appropriate systems, procedures, and study specific materials to meet protocol requirements. Conduct study visits including but not limited to consenting, data collection, and ensuring protocol compliance.
•15 % Data Management: Data entry and database management including monitoring study data for accuracy, quality of data, and compliance with protocols. Interact with data processing staff within the University to facilitate program needs and oversee database accuracy. Assist in data analysis and preparation of study reports. Lead and create study specific databases. Other duties as assigned.
Please include cover letter and resume with application materials.
All required qualifications must be documented on application materials
Required Qualifications: •BA/BS in health-related field plus 2 years or more of research experience as study coordinator (or equivalent) in a biomedical health-related field, or a combination of related education and work experience totaling at least 6 years. •Experience with electronic data management. Computer proficiency in a PC environment including Microsoft Office programs such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint •Experience with Good Clinical Practices (GCPs), institutional review boards (IRB), and other regulatory requirements •Demonstrated detail-orientation with exceptional organizational, planning and problem-solving skills •Demonstrated ability to work independently, as a part of a team and with changing priorities •Demonstrated ability to maintain deadlines and prioritize assignments •Demonstrated ability to initiate and process multiple projects simultaneously
Preferred Qualifications: •Experience coordinating and managing clinical trials •Experience working in an academic medicine setting •Experience working with children in the context of health-related initiatives/projects •Demonstrated ability to independently manage a research protocol •Experience with FDA-specific regulatory activities •Experience with REDCap
Internal Number: 341770
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