Senior Professional Research Assistant

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Universityof Colorado – School of Medicine

Senior Professional Research Assistant 

The University of ColoradoDenver l Anschutz Medical Campus seeks individuals with demonstrated commitmentto creating an inclusive learning and working environment.  We value theability to engage effectively with students, faculty and staff of diversebackgrounds.



The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology is seeking a Research Nurse to assist with both industry and grant-funded clinical protocols.  The research nurse will work closely with and provide support for Principal Investigators the OB Research Team program manager.  The position will be based at the Anschutz Medical Campus and at Denver Health and will require some travel between these hospitals and to other medical sites in Denver. 


Examples of Work Performed:


Screen, recruit and consent research subjects at both University of Colorado and Denver Health

Accurate data collection and entry

Collect and process research samples

Manage patient tracking and follow-up visits

Assist in the training and in-servicing of hospital staff on new study protocols

Maintain research records

Assist with IRB submissions for new studies

Assist with monitoring study budgets and payment reconciliation

Collaborate with other research personnel and groups on a variety of studies

Maintain study specific certifications, human subjects protection training, computer training and other hospital required training   

Salary and Benefits: Salary iscommensurate with skills and experience. The University of Colorado offers afull benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, includingeligibility, is located at Employee Services.

 University ofColorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is dedicated to ensuring a safe andsecure environment for our faculty, staff, students and visitors. To assist inachieving that goal, we conduct background checks for all new employees priorto their employment.

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 Yourtotal compensation goes beyond the number on your paycheck. The University ofColorado provides generous leave, health plans and retirement contributionsthat add to your bottom line.

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 TheUniversity of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is committed torecruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and administrativestaff. The university strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect,communication and understanding. We encourage applications from women, ethnicminorities, persons with disabilities and all veterans. The University ofColorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.



Required Qualifications:

Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing and a minimum of 2 years in an Obstetric or Pediatric setting; or a Master’s in Nursing;

BLS certification

Phlebotomy Skills

Ability to pay close attention to study details and strictly follow IRB/FDA regulations

Ability to work as a member of a team

Ability to interact in a professional manner with clinical research subjects and other health professionals


Desired Qualifications:

Experience in clinical research

Experience in operating laboratory equipment and processing specimens

Prior experience with Electronic Medical Records, specifically EPIC

Ability to speak Spanish



Job Category: Faculty
Primary Location: Aurora
Schedule: Full-time
Posting Date: Aug 12, 2019
Unposting Date: Ongoing




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Job No:
Posted: 8/13/2019
Application Due: 10/16/2019
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