Clinical Research Coordinator (Psychology)
Job location: Miami, FL
Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2020-11-16
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The Department of Psychology in the College of Arts & Sciences is seeking a full-time Clinical Research Coordinator to support the Miami Field Center of the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos (HCHS/SOL) and related ancillary studies. The HCHS/SOL is an epidemiologic study in Hispanic/Latino populations designed to describe the prevalence of cardiovascular and pulmonary disease and other select chronic diseases. This research and work occurs on the campus of Miller School of Medicine.
The Clinical Research Coordinator will be responsible for providing operational and administrative support in the management of multiple research protocols to ensure research subjects’ safety and regulatory compliance. The CRC is responsible for the submission of data, monitoring compliance with the protocol, standard operating procedures and all applicable regulations and guidelines, and ensuring effective data flow associated with research protocols.
Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, Public Health or other Health/Medical related field
Minimum 3 years of relevant work experience
Bilingual fluency (Spanish/English) to support the research population
Coordinates routine activities of clinical studies including data maintenance, grant expenditure adherence, project evaluation, meeting scheduling, and research subject interfacing
Tracks medical reports and reviews regulatory documents to generate reports
Serves as project liaison to other departments, outside organizations, government agencies, and product representatives
Recruits patients into the study and reviews on a weekly basis the percentage recruited
Reviews data collected and inserts into the study data-set
Compares the data collected to the monitored phone calls for data quality assurance
Evaluates and monitors timelines for studies and for each subject participant to comply with applicable protocols
Prepares materials for the brochures and retaining letters and mails to appropriate members according to their time in the study
Administers informed consent forms for patients on drug studies
Maintains pool of study candidates and ensures their availability
Coordinates the necessary testing for patient evaluations per physicians’ orders and study protocol requirements
Adheres to University and unit-level policies and procedures and safeguards University assets
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