Clinical Research Coordinator (Research Professional 3)
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
Salary: 46696.00 - 79393.60
Internal Number: 342754
The Center for Pediatric Obesity Medicine (CPOM) seeks an experienced clinical research coordinator to facilitate the successful implementation of IRB approved interventional and observational research protocols involving adolescents and children who are living with obesity and severe obesity. This position works closely with research participants and their families, CPOM PIs/faculty, as well as a multi-disciplinary team.
• 80% Study Planning, Implementation and Coordination: Lead research projects including development of protocols and planning as well as coordinating and implementing studies. Facilitate new project development and start-up activities. Independently manage study protocols and function as project lead. 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. Provide task level guidance to research staff. Communicate independently with study monitors and external stakeholders.
• 20 % 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. Complete special data management requests and special projects as assigned.
Please include cover letter and resume with application materials.
All required qualifications must be documented on application materials
• BA/BS in health-related field plus 4 years or more of research experience as study coordinator in a biomedical health-related field, or a combination of related education and experience totaling at least eight 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 • Experience with patient care /contact, and recruiting patients to clinical trials • Experience independently coordinating and managing clinical trials • Experience with FDA-specific regulatory activities • 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
• Experience working in an academic medicine setting • Experience working with children in the context of health-related initiatives/projects • Experience with REDCap • Experience with OnCore • CCRP certification or prepared to sit for exam
The University of Minnesota, founded in the belief that all people are enriched by understanding, is dedicated to the advancement of learning and the search for truth; to the sharing of this knowledge through education for a diverse community; and to the application of this knowledge to benefit the people of the state, the nation, and the world.