Department: Globl Hlth and Infect Disease - 427801
Vacancy ID: P009486
Position Summary: The Data Assistant's primary responsibilities are: (1) Quality Control of participant research records, and (2) the completion of case report forms and the maintenance of electronic and paper-based research records and databases. All activities are done in accordance with Federal, State and local regulations, as well as Good Clinical Practice (GCP). The Data Assistant works as part of a team and supports the Investigators of Record, Research Coordinators and other research team members in their work. This position is also responsible for other duties, including review & resolution of database queries and maintaining research data tracking tools. This time-limited position is expected to last at least 1 year. Depending on business needs and grants, there is a possibility that the position will be extended beyond 1 year. This position is critical to study implementation and assists with data management activities associated with our studies. Poor data documentation of research activities can endanger the clinical well-being of study participants and cause unanticipated adverse events. Ineffective data management activities can result in for-cause audits by either the study sponsor or the FDA. Data performance is also a key component of sponsor evaluation for the study awards and allows the unit to successfully compete for new funding.
Application Deadline: 01/02/2019
Qualification and Experience: Bachelor's degree; or equivalent combination of training and experience. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.
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