CLINICAL RESEARCH COORD A
Posting DetailsPosting Details Reference Number 40-28130 Posted Job Title CLINICAL RESEARCH COORD A School Name Perelman School of Medicine Org SU-Surgery Administration Posted to the Web 04/18/2018 Posted Job/Salary Grade 025 Employment Type Exempt Hours N/A Position Type Full Time Position Schedule 8-5 Months 12 Position Length Contingent Upon Funding Position End Date University Overview
The University of Pennsylvania, the largest private employer in Philadelphia, is a world-renowned leader in education, research, and innovation. This historic, Ivy League school consistently ranks among the top 10 universities in the annual U.S. News & World Report survey. Penn has 12 highly-regarded schools that provide opportunities for undergraduate, graduate and continuing education, all influenced by Penn’s distinctive interdisciplinary approach to scholarship and learning.
Penn offers a unique working environment within the city of Philadelphia. The University is situated on a beautiful urban campus, with easy access to a range of educational, cultural, and recreational activities. With its historical significance and landmarks, lively cultural offerings, and wide variety of atmospheres, Philadelphia is the perfect place to call home for work and play.
The University offers a competitive benefits package that includes excellent healthcare and tuition benefits for employees and their families, generous retirement benefits, a wide variety of professional development opportunities, supportive work and family benefits, a wealth of health and wellness programs and resources, and much more.School/Center Overview
The Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania is the oldest and one of the finest medical schools in the United States. Penn is rich in tradition and heritage and at the same time consistently at the forefront of new developments and innovations in medical education and research. Since its founding in 1765 the School has been a strong presence in the community and prides itself on educating the leaders of tomorrow in patient care, biomedical research, and medical education. http://www.med.upenn.edu/Duties
Looking to hire a full time University of Pennsylvania position Clinical Research Coordinator for the Department of Cardiac Surgery to assist in conducting NHLBI sponsored clinical trials conducted by the Cardiothoracic Clinical Trials Surgical Network. The incumbent will recruit, consent and screen patients for clinical trials; complete and submit case report forms; resolve data queries; ensure all appointments are scheduled per protocol; report all adverse events; participate and prepare for meetings and site visits (site evaluations, initiations, monitoring, closures and audits).
Position is contingent on continued funding.
Bachelor’s degree and 1 to 3 years of experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience required. The ideal candidate will have clinical research experience and an excellent understanding of medical terminology, Microsoft programs including Outlook programs, Office programs and Excel spread sheets. This candidate must have good critical thinking skills, be very organized and be able to multi-task and has the ability to function as a team member and independently.Affirmative Action Statement
Penn adheres to a policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class.Special Requirements Quick Link http://jobs.hr.upenn.edu/postings/36207 Posting Supplemental Questions
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