The Department of Pediatrics is seeking a Clinical Research Coordinator to join our team in a full-time position to work within the Division of Cardiology. Columbia University Irving Medical Center???s Department of Pediatrics is a world leader in providing care for children. Our mission areas include Healthcare, Education and Research. We offer care for our patients in over 25 specialty areas as well as individualized care for complex cases. Our Residency, Fellowship and Graduate programs are among the best in the Nation. Our Clinical, Translational and Basic Science research features collaborations across specialties and stretches from the bench to bedside. We also have several active Clinical trials available to our patients. This position will support the department by providing clinical research support to the Division of Pediatric Cardiology.
Subject to business needs, we may support flexible and hybrid work arrangements. Options will be discussed during the interview process.
Working directly with the PI and other team members to prioritize day-to-day study operations and direct investigations:
Identifying and screening potential participants to determine eligibility
Participate in the informed consent process
Completing case report forms
Assisting with scheduling of tests and appointments
Managing data collection and submission and maintaining relevant databases; consulting medical records as necessary to obtain pertinent data
Collecting, processing, and shipping protocol specimens
Preparing/monitoring study budgets and regulatory documents for IRB submissions, data use agreements, and contracting
Directing communications with patients and collaborators
Assisting with grant and manuscript writing
Assist the Research Manager in the preparation of study budgets, research related cost estimate forms, and initiation of all new adult research studies and trials
Provide assistance to all other research staff members that are involved in the research trials and studies
Develop plans for protocol implementation, identify necessary resources and request as appropriate - this includes instruments, equipment and staff
Bachelor???s degree or equivalent in education and experience required; plus two years of related experience.
Minimum Education requirement (1.5 years of related experience for each year of education may be used to fulfill education requirements.)
Previous or active CCRC/CCRP certification.
Three to five years of related, paid experience as a research assistant, project manager, research coordinator, research administrator, or similar job.
Proficiency in MS Office, specifically Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook
Familiarity with reviewing electronic medical records
Familiarity with Redcap and other data management sources
Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran
Columbia University is committed to the hiring of qualified local residents.
Columbia University is one of the world's most important centers of research and at the same time a distinctive and distinguished learning environment for undergraduates and graduate students in many scholarly and professional fields. The University recognizes the importance of its location in New York City and seeks to link its research and teaching to the vast resources of a great metropolis. It seeks to attract a diverse and international faculty and student body, to support research and teaching on global issues, and to create academic relationships with many countries and regions. It expects all areas of the university to advance knowledge and learning at the highest level and to convey the products of its efforts to the world.