CLINICAL RESEARCH COORDINATOR

Location
Durham, NC
Posted
Apr 13, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

CLINICAL RESEARCH COORDINATOR
Radiology - General

Occupational Summary

Participate in clinical research studies conducted by principal investigator(s) of the Radiology Department at Duke University Medical Center; perform a variety of duties involved in the collection, compilation, documentation and analysis of clinical research data.

Also provided administrative support for clinical work, such as maintaining and updating patient files, processing paperwork and following up on documentation as needed.
  • Recruitment of studies to include meeting with or contact patients regarding study enrollment, obtaining consent , answering questions about details of the study.
  • Data collection for research projects including patient telephone follow up and computer- based data collection.
  • Coordination of clinical issues (obtaining records, contacting outside provider's offices, etc.)
  • Administration of research studies , maintaining patient records and data, (IRB tasks, etc.). Will help design documents, forms and templates for our post intervention cases. This position may also interface with people from industry to help advance ideas and acquire tools that may help to facilitate our clinical efforts.

Work Performed
  • Participate in research studies within the Radiology Department including, but not limited to, grant funded research and/or industry sponsored clinical research conducted on site at Duke University Medical Center.
  • This position will perform a variety of duties involved in the collection, compilation, documentation and analysis of clinical research data.
  • This data collection may include telephone follow up.
  • Follow established guidelines in the collection of clinical data and/or administration of clinical studies.
  • Confer with study participants to explain purpose of study, engage in enrollment activities and obtain informed consent; explain diagnostic procedures and/or treatment plans to alleviate patient and/or family concerns; schedule patient for study procedures; initiate/coordinate drug orders, laboratory procedures and treatments for patients based on standing protocol orders.
  • Collect data from patient charts, medical records, interviews, questionnaires, diagnostic tests and other sources; code, evaluate and interpret collected data and prepare appropriate documentation; obtain blood samples, cultures, tissues and other specimens for laboratory analysis.
  • Ensure compliance with protocol guidelines and requirements of regulatory agencies; identify problems and/or inconsistencies and monitor patients' progress to include documentation and reporting of adverse events; recommend corrective actions as appropriate.
  • Confer with principal investigator(s) in developing plans for research projects and to discuss the interpretation of results; collaborate on the preparation of manuscripts for publication.
  • Coordinate the development of forms, questionnaires and the application of research techniques; write procedures manuals for data collection and coding.
  • Review journals, abstracts and scientific literature to keep abreast of new developments and to obtain information regarding previous studies to aid in the planning of new studies. Attend all functional meetings comprising, but not limited to, the monthly CRC meeting and any investigator or study team meetings.
  • Attend required training and maintain necessary certifications.

Perform other related duties incidental to the work described herein.

The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this classification.

This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and duties required of personnel so classified.

Requisition Number
401246958

Location
Durham

Duke Entity
MEDICAL CENTER

Job Code
1201 CLINICAL RESEARCH COORDINATOR

Job Family Level
52

Exempt/Non-Exempt
Exempt

Full Time / Part Time
FULL TIME

Regular / Temporary
Regular

Shift
First/Day

Minimum Qualifications
Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender expression, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status. Essential Physical Job Functions: Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essential job functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.

Education

1.Completion of a Bachelor's degree. 2.Completion of an Associates degree plus a minimum of two years relevant experience (e.g., research, clinical, interaction with study population, program coordination).

Auto req ID

88689BR

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender expression, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Essential Physical Job Functions: Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essential job functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.

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