The Clinical Research Coordinator (CRC) will provide support for research activities in the Division of Nephrology. The incumbent will be responsible for patient recruitment for genetic and non-genetic studies, including assessing study eligibility, obtaining informed consent and administering standardized questionnaires.
Obtain informed consent
Organize and conduct baseline and follow-up study visits
Perform collection, processing and storing biological samples
Collect data from medical records and enter in research databases
Maintain detailed study files and complete paper and electronic case report forms
Ensure data quality, integrity and compliance with all regulatory, institutional, and departmental requirements
Maintain database and provide recruitment reports
Assist with data analysis and participate in preparation of manuscripts and grant reports
Perform additional related duties as assigned
Bachelor's degree or equivalent in education, training and experience, plus two years of related experience
Spanish language skills
Participation in the medical surveillance program
Contact with patients and/or human research subjects
Potential bloodborne pathogen exposure
Successful completion of applicable compliance and systems training requirements
Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran
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