Clinical Research Coordinator 1

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Hyde Park Campus

2012218 Medicine-Nephrology

About the Unit

Job Information

Job Summary:

The Clinical Research Coordinator will be involved in pharmaceutical trials conducted at the DaVita chronic hemodialysis centers which are affiliated with the Section of Nephrology within the Biological Sciences Division.


  • Take vitals, draw blood and perform EKG on research subjects.
  • Set up and perform experiments.
  • Interact with students and other laboratory staff under the direction of the principal investigator.
  • Collect and maintain data and/or specimens; assist with preparation of reports, manuscripts and other documents.
  • Maintain and order equipment and supplies.
  • Help monitor compliance with institutional, state, and federal regulatory policies, procedures, directives and mandates.
  • Assist in recruiting and scheduling research subjects.
  • Assist with developing or amending study protocols; developing data collection tools; building databases; shipping samples.

  • Knowledge in relevant scientific field required.
  • Knowledge of research techniques or methods required.
  • Knowledge of regulatory policies and procedures required.
  • Analytical skills required.
  • Problem-solving skills required.
  • Attention to detail required.
  • Organizational skills required.
  • Verbal and written communication skills required.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team required.

Additional Requirements

Education and Experience:
  • Bachelor's degree required.
  • One year of relevant research experience with industry-sponsored trials preferred.

Technical Skills:
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office required.

Benefit Eligibility

Pay Frequency

Pay Range
Depends on Qualification

Scheduled Weekly Hours


Job is Exempt?

Drug Test Required?

Does this position require incumbent to operate a vehicle on the job?

Health Screen Required?

Background Check Required?


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Job No:
Posted: 2/21/2018
Application Due: 4/20/2018
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