Clinical Research Coordinator

Virginia, United States
Salary Not Specified
Nov 12, 2020
Employment Type
Part Time

Posting Details

Job Code/Title 83011 - H - Clinical Research Coordinator 1 Position Number HU1187 Working Title Clinical Research Coordinator Department Internal Medicine Organizational Overview

At VCU, we Make it Real through learning, research, creativity, service and discovery — the hallmarks of the VCU experience. A premier, urban, public research university nationally recognized as one of the best employers for diversity, VCU is a great place to work. It’s a place of opportunity, where your success is supported and your career can thrive. VCU offers employees a generous leave package, career paths for advancement, competitive pay, and an opportunity to do mission-driven work.

Recruitment Pool All Applicants Anticipated Hiring Range $26.00 - $32.00 Hourly Campus MCV and Monroe Park Campus Position Type Hourly Hours/Week Normal work days Normal work hours Job Category Research Does this position provide patient or clinical services to the VCU Health System? No Does this position require a pre-placement medical assessment? No Is any portion of this position grant-funded? Yes - Continuation of this position depends on funding of the grant. Sensitive Position Yes- A pre-employment fingerprint background check will be required. Resource Critical No Description of the Job

For all clinical research studies assigned, the Research Coordinator is responsible for coordinating clinical research studies in a compliant and efficient manner. Under the direction of the Principal Investigator (PI), collaborate with all members of the clinical research team to ensure all federal, state, university, and protocol requirements are followed, institutional research objectives are met, and that ethical obligations are kept. Key responsibilities include:
• Conduct clinical research activities as authorized by the Principal Investigator’s documented Delegation of Authority and Training Logs.
• Maintain current CITI credentials for Human Subjects Protections, Good Clinical Practice ( GCP ), Clinical Research Coordinator, plus additional sponsor GCP certifications as required.
• Work independently and closely with patients and physicians
• Understand and adhere to all IRB requirements, Human Subjects protection regulations, and all aspects of IRB approved protocols.
• Conduct all assigned activities in compliance with national, local, & institutional guidelines, according to all HIPAA, GCP, and other applicable requirements. Activities include coordinating: new study activation requirements, screening/enrolling participants, regulatory and compliance requirements, maintaining appropriate study documentation/records, and managing study data.
• Ensure patient safety is a top priority in conducting clinical trials.
• Enroll subjects in time-sensitive clinical trials for moderate and severe Covid-19
• Responsible for identification, screening, enrollment, training, follow-up and providing a critical medical link between the Pl/clinical team, patients and caregivers
• Manage frontline issues facing patients diagnosed with Covid 19.
• Work with research nurse coordinators at other sites involved in multi-center clinical trials, the Project Manager at the VCU site, and NIH personnel to coordinate care of patients and to ensure consistency in treatment
• Understand and adhere to all IRB requirements, Human Subjects protection regulations, and all aspects of IRB approved protocols.

Required Qualifications

• Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of clinical research management to include: regulatory, human subject’s protection, study conduct, and data management requirements.
• Excellent communication, writing, and interpersonal skills.
• Must be able to prioritize work requirements and multi-task in fast-paced environment, seeking guidance from Principal Investigators and senior study team staff when necessary.
• Ability to read, interpret, and apply complex regulations, policies, and requirements for each study assigned
• Previous patient care exposure in a clinical setting

Preferred Qualifications

• Familiarity with Cerner and VCU Health Preferred
• RN/ LPN preferred
• Experience with infectious disease and/or liver disease

Job Open Date 11/12/2020 Remove from posting on or before Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicants Additional Information Quick Link Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Please describe your work experience, education, and training that is directly related to this position.

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * Please describe your experience pertaining to IRB submissions and communications with an IRB.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Please Describe your proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel,Access, or other related technology systems.

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Optional & Required Documents
Required Documents Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Resume

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