Clinical Research Coordinator OR Intermediate Clinical Research Coordinator, Licensed
Working Title: Clinical Research Coordinator OR Intermediate Clinical Research Coordinator, Licensed
Position Type: University Managerial and Professional Staff
Department: School of Medicine, Research
Posting Date: 03-29-2017
The University of Virginia, School of Medicine Clinical Trials Office, is seeking a licensed Clinical Research Coordinator OR Intermediate Clinical Research Coordinator to support clinical research studies conducted by clinical investigators utilizing the Clinical Research Unit. The incumbent performs protocol-required nursing care, assessments, and tests during study visits conducted on/through the Clinical Research Unit. The position collects, records, and submits clinical research data adhering to Good Clinical Practices (GCP) for research. The position is also responsible for coordinating clinical research studies as assigned to include study start-up through study close-out and ensuring compliance with GCP for research.
For either level, the successful candidate must have either a Bachelor's of Science in Nursing or an Associate's Degree in Nursing with considerable nursing/research experience.
To qualify for the Clinical Research Coordinator, the candidate must have a minimum of 2 years nursing and/or clinical research experience.
To qualify for the Intermediate Clinical Research Coordinator, the candidate must have a minimum of 4 years nursing and/or clinical research experience.
Current Virginia Registered Nurse licensure required.
The position will remain open to applications until filled. This position is restricted and dependent on continued funding.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
1. Ability to perform general patient care activities.
2. Ability to perform venipuncture and insert heparin/saline locks.
3. Ability to administer medications.
4. Ability to draw blood from an indwelling catheter.
5. Ability to work collaboratively in a team as well as work independently.
6. Ability to professionally interact with subjects of all ages, family members, investigative staff, and ancillary personnel.
7. Ability to provide clear and consistent communication both verbal and written
8. Working knowledge of federal, state, local and institutional regulations that govern clinical research.
9. Strong organizational skills.
10. Ability to manage several competing activities simultaneously
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