CLINICAL RESEARCH COORD A
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 followup; 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 trials 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; prepping documents needed for initiation, monitoring and close-out visits with Sponsor and/or CRO's; maintenance of appropriate study documentation, case report forms and study binders; preparation and submission of regulatory documents; maintenance of telephone and/or email 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 and/or other measurements and testing.
Qualifications: A Bachelor's Degree and 1 year to 2 years of experience or 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: 40-27689
Salary Grade: 025
Employment Type: Exempt
Job Family: I-Technical/Professional Research