Clinical Research Trainee

Location
Charlottesville, VA
Posted
Oct 03, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Working Title: Clinical Research Trainee

Position Type: University Operational and Administrative Staff

Department: Department of Urology

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 05-25-2017

Posting Summary:
The Department of Urology at the University of Virginia is currently seeking highly motivated individuals to serve as a Clinical Research Coordinator, Trainee to support clinical research studies. This position coordinates and implements clinical trial research studies in the Department of Urology. The incumbent collaborates with Principal Investigators for patients on clinical trials; collects and analyzes clinical research data; prepares appropriate documentation; and ensures compliance with protocol guidelines and requirements of regulatory agencies. Incumbent is responsible for maintaining quality management of the trial portfolio.

Qualified candidates are required to have a Bachelor's degree or higher. Two years of experience in a healthcare, laboratory, or research setting preferred but not required. Some experience with clinical trials is preferred.

Clinical Research Coordinator (CCRC) and/or Clinical Research Associate (CCRA) certification is required within one year of eligibility.

Qualified applicants must possess excellent interpersonal and customer service skills with the ability to communicate effectively, both in writing and verbally, as well as have the ability to plan and execute tasks; the ability to clearly articulate specific information in the area of subject matter expertise; competency managing complex projects; the ability to recruit and screen potential research participants; the ability to work independently and as part of a team and the ability to keep detailed records and to manage and analyze confidential data. Knowledge of sponsored clinical trials; proficient knowledge of medical terminology; and knowledge of IRB procedures and submission processes along with federal regulations are preferred. Proficiency in MS Office (Outlook, Word and Excel) is required. Experience in EPIC and OnCore is preferred.

This position is restricted and contingent upon the continuation of funding.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills with the ability to communicate effectively, both in writing and verbally, as well as have the ability to plan and execute tasks; the ability to clearly articulate specific information in the area of subject matter expertise; competency managing complex projects; the ability to recruit and screen potential research participants; the ability to work independently and as part of a team and the ability to keep detailed records and to manage and analyze confidential data.

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