Duties: The clinical research coordinator (CRC) A will conduct several ongoing studies. The CRC will work closely with study personnel in the University of Pennsylvania's IBD Immunology Initiative (I3) study, a prospective clinically annotated biobank. Duties related to the I3 will include study patient enrollment and follow-up; completion of IRB documents; coordination of collaborative studies utilizing the biobank; database management; coordination with study personnel; tissue procurement and processing. The CRC will also work in survey-based clinical research trial evaluating patient-driven education on patient risk preferences in Crohn's disease. Duties in this study will include (but not limited to): initiation of study (maintenance of study log, randomization and mailing to participants, maintenance of response); maintenance of study documentation; general administrative duties to support the clinical trial (maintenance of IRB documentation, etc.). Other general duties include: attending study related meetings; preparing documents needed for initiation, monitoring, and close-out visits with Sponsor and/or CROs; maintenance of appropriate study documentation, case report forms and study binders; preparation and submission of regulatory documents; maintenance of telephone and/or email and/or follow-up with all study patients as directed by protocol and in a timely manner; assistance with mailings and other clerical duties; assistance in screening of potential patients for research studies and collaboration; scheduling appropriate clinical research study patient appointments; processing and shipping blood, stool and/or tissue specimens; resolving regulatory-related queries; performance of blood draws or other measurements and testing.

Qualifications: A BA/BS and 1 - 2 years clinical trial/clinical research experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience required. Effective problem solving abilities, effective communication and writing skills, and detail oriented. Knowledge of MS Office application skills including word and Excel preferred. Knowledge of RedCap and/or statistical software (STATA, SAS, SPSS, R) is a plus. Experience with blood draws is a plus.

Reference Number: 40-25709

Salary Grade: 025

Employment Type: Exempt

Org: DM-Gastroenterology

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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