Job description

Duties: The Clinical Research Coordinator A will assist with several ongoing studies associated with the University of Pennsylvania's IBD-Immunology Initiative (I3) study, a prospective clinically annotated biobank, and its related studies. Duties include, but are not limited to: patient enrollment and follow-up; assistance with IRB documents; coordination of collaborative studies utilizing the biobank; database management; coordination with study personnel; tissue procurement and processing. Other general duties include: attending study related meetings; assisting with preparation od documents needed for initiation, monitoring and close-out visits with Sponsors and/or CRO's; maintenance of appropriate study documentation, case report forms and study binders; maintenance of telephone, email and/or mail follow-up with all study patients as directed by protocol and in a timely manner; assistance with mailings and other clerical duties, scheduling patient appointments, processing and shipping blood, stool and/or tissue specimens for studies; performance of blood draws or other measurements and testing.

Position is contingent on continued funding.

Qualifications: A Bachelor's Degree and 1 year to 2 years of clinical research experience or equivalent combination of education and experience is required. Effective problem solving abilities, effective communication and writing skills are required as well as attention to detail. Knowledge of MS Off ice application skills including Word and Excel preferred. Knowledge of RedCap and/or statistical software (STATA, SAS, SPSS, R) is preferred. Experience with blood draws is a plus.

Reference Number: 40-26217

Salary Grade: 025

Employment Type: Exempt

Org: DM-Gastroenterology

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Job Family: I-Technical/Professional Research




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Posted: 6/29/2017
Application Due: 6/29/2018
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