Apr 21, 2017
Administrative Jobs
Academic Affairs
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Duties: The Clinical Research Coordinator is responsible for implementing the day-to-day operations for a clinical trial at the University of Pennsylvania. This research uses wireless technologies (e.g. wearable activity monitors) to monitor activity of hospitalized patients.

The Clinical Research Coordinator A will be responsible for implementing the study protocol including identifying potentially eligible patients within the EHR; participant recruitment/screening; enrolling participants into the study; assisting participants with study device set up; device management and database upkeep and monitoring; support IRB regulatory compliance through documentation of adverse events; attending team meetings and taking meeting minutes; and maintenance of the study website.

The Clinical Research Coordinator A will have active involvement in the planning and implementation of patient recruitment into the study and will also maintain a patient caseload once the patients are enrolled.

Qualifications: A Bachelor's Degree and 1 to 3 years of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience required. Excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills. Understanding of regulatory compliance issues preferred. Experience working with electronic systems and data systems, and understanding good data management practices preferred. Ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team. Familiarity with MS Office Suite is essential. This position is currently funded for 1 year. However, strong performance may result in opportunities for continued work on newly funded projects in the future.

Reference Number: 40-25346

Salary Grade: 025

Employment Type: Exempt

Org: DM-General Internal Medicine

Special Requirements: Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.

Job Family: I-Technical/Professional Research

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