Clinical Research Coordinator
Job location: Miami, FL
Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2020-12-30
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The Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine at the Miller School of Medicine within the Department of Medicine is seeking a full-time Research Coordinator. The individual will work closely with the Principal Investigator (PI) and could focus on 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) studies. This includes sample collection, analysis of data sets, lab collaboration and production of academic journal articles. Due to COVID-19 this salaried employee should expect a work week with fluctuating hours as needed by the Principal Investigator. The Clinical Research Coordinator provides professional level support for research clinical studies involving human subjects and assists in the design of studies, generation of databases, and update and maintenance of documentation. Moreover, the Clinical Research Coordinator develops, verifies, and implements procedures to accomplish research goals.
CORE JOB FUNCTIONS
- 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 dataset.
- 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.
This list of duties and responsibilities is not intended to be all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties or responsibilities as necessary.
- Bachelor’s Degree in relevant field required
- Minimum 3 years of relevant experience
Knowledge, Skills and Attitudes:
- Skill in completing assignments accurately and with attention to detail.
- Ability to analyze, organize and prioritize work under pressure while meeting deadlines.
- Ability to process and handle confidential information with discretion.
- Ability to work evenings, nights, and weekends as necessary.
- Commitment to the University’s core values.
- Ability to work independently and/or in a collaborative environment.
The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, tuition remission and more.
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Patient safety is a top priority. As a result, during the Influenza ("the flu") season (September through April), the University Of Miami Miller School Of Medicine requires all employees who provide ongoing services to patients, work in a location (all Hospitals and clinics) where patient care is provided, or work in patient care or clinical care areas, to have an annual influenza vaccination. Failure to meet this requirement will result in rescinding or termination of employment.
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