Job description

Duties: Clinical Research Coordinator A: Coordinate Phase I-IV clinical trials or other clinical studies in the field of lipid metabolism, atherosclerosis, and cardiovascular disease. Recruit, consent and screen patients according to protocol. Schedule patient visits and any necessary testing. Monitor patients per protocol requirements and ensure adherence to protocol requirements. Organize and maintain all documentation required by the Investigator, sponsor or CRO, including source documentation, case report forms, and research charts. Collect, review and report study data. Complete case report forms and resolve data queries. Process and ship study specimens including blood and urine. Participate in initiation, monitoring, audit, and close-out visits as well as actively participate in team meetings. Participate in the development of complex documents such as protocols, inform consent forms and questionnaires.

Show vigilance in patient safety and protocol compliance. Adhere to all University of Pennsylvania, FDA and GCP guidelines.

In addition to the responsibilities mentioned above, a Clinical Research Coordinator B is expected to be able to operate with minimal supervision, coordinate more than one study and, overall, take more of a leadership role in the conduction of the study duties, in the preparation of study documents and during team meetings.

Qualifications: Clinical Research Coordinator A: The minimum of a Bachelor's degree and 1 year - 3 years of related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience required.

Clinical Research Coordinator B: The minimum of a Bachelor's degree and 2 years - 4 years of related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience is required.

Both levels: Effective problem-solving abilities; effective communication and writing skills; strong organizational and time management skills; flexible and able to multi-task, demonstrated ability to work as part of a team, as well as independently; knowledge of IRB and human research protection regulations.

Reference Number: 40-28768

Salary Grade: 025/026

Employment Type: Exempt

Org: DM-Translational Medicine and Human Genetics

Special Requirements: Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.

Job Family: I-Technical/Professional Research




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Posted: 5/10/2018
Application Due: 7/10/2018
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