CLINICAL RESEARCH COORD B
Posting DetailsPosting Details Reference Number 40-31988 Posted Job Title CLINICAL RESEARCH COORD B School Name Perelman School of Medicine Org DM-Translational Medicine and Human Genetics Posted to the Web 05/21/2019 Posted Job/Salary Grade 026 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
We are seeking an experienced research coordinator to coordinate and implement clinical research projects in the field of lipid metabolism, atherosclerosis, and cardiovascular disease, within the Division of Translational Medicine and Human Genetics. Clinical research projects include both early phase clinical trials and investigator-initiated clinical studies that are expected to advance the development of novel treatments as well as our understanding of disease mechanisms. The essential tasks of this position include but are not limited to: Planning and implementation of subject recruitment. 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. Communicate with the CRO, vendors and coordinators at other sites to organize dosing visits in a complex multi-institution clinical trial. Show vigilance in patient safety, protocol compliance and data quality. Adhere to all University of Pennsylvania, FDA and GCP guidelines. Participate in the development of complex documents such as protocols, inform consent forms and questionnaires. Work with limited supervision and use independent judgment.Qualifications
The minimum of a Bachelor’s degree and 2-4 years of related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience is required.
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; willing to work flexible hours. Experience in research with human subjects is required; experience in early phase clinical trials and in working as part of multi-institutional research study is highly preferred; knowledge of IRB and human research protection regulations is highly preferred.
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