Nurse Practitioner I

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Nurse Practitioner ILACATS Clinical Research Resources Core

Location: New Orleans, LA


This position supports Tulane University research projects including COVID-19 prevention, treatment and vaccine studies. Training will be provided to develop the necessary skills required of a research nurse practitioner in the conduct of clinical trials. The Research NP is required to have an in-depth knowledge of protocol requirements and good clinical practices as set forth by federal regulations. The NP works closely with the Research Coordinators as a liaisons between the patient, investigator, Institutional Review Board and sponsor in carrying out the responsibilities of the protocol. The NP may independently conduct screening, enrolling and follow-up study patients, ensuring protocol compliance and close patient monitoring as protocol and research training permits. The NP provides direct patient care for clinical trials participants. The NP supports or performs data and source documentation, adverse event reporting and maintenance of complete regulatory files. The Position of Nurse Practitioner requires excellent written and verbal communication skills as well as interpersonal skills. The Nurse Practitioner shall have demonstrated aptitude in patient care and multi-disciplinary team-work, demonstrate strong organizational skills, and a strong desire for research capability.

Required Qualifications

  • Completion of an ANA-approved Nurse Practitioner program with national certification
  • Louisiana licensure to practice professional nursing plus recognition or licensure by the State Board of Nursing as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse by the date of hire

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience working with research volunteers, advisory boards, and community members and groups
  • Computer/data entry experience




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Job No:
Posted: 10/14/2020
Application Due: 12/2/2020
Work Type: Full Time