CLINICAL RESEARCH COORD A
Duties: We are seeking a full-time clinical research coordinator to assist with two studies focusing on decision making for seriously ill patients. Ongoing study support is needed for: (1) day-to-day operations and recruitment of intensive care unit (ICU) patients and their families for a study exploring the optimal approach to engage patients and their surrogate decision makers in research participation (2) day-to-day operations, patient recruitment, soliciting open-ended feedback, and qualitative analysis for a study exploring the utility, content, and engagement modalities of an online platform for advance directive completion from a multi-stakeholder perspective (patients, caregivers, and clinicians). Under the supervision of the Project Manager, the CRC's primary responsibilities will include engaging with University of Pennsylvania Health System clinics and ICUs to recruit participants, screening for eligible participants using electronic health records, approaching and surveying patients and their caregivers about sensitive topics such as advance care planning and end-of-life care, assisting with web-based approaches (social media and e-mail) to recruit research participants, assisting with IRB documentation and compliance, maintaining study databases, and assisting with the preparation of materials to disseminate study results.
Qualifications: A Bachelor's degree and 1 year to 3 years of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience required. Must have a clean driving record and a valid driver's license.
Reference Number: 40-26216
Salary Grade: 025
Employment Type: Exempt
Org: DM-Palliative and Advanced Illness Research Center
Job Family: I-Technical/Professional Research