CLINICAL RESEARCH SPECIALIST, SR - Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Job description

School of Medicine:

Established in 1930, Duke University School of Medicine is the youngest of the nation’s top medical schools. Ranked tenth among its peers, the School takes pride in being an inclusive community of outstanding learners, investigators, clinicians, and staff where traditional barriers are low, interdisciplinary collaboration is embraced, and great ideas accelerate translation of fundamental scientific discoveries to improve humanhealth locally and around the globe.

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CLINICAL RESEARCH SPECIALIST, SR - Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

100% Grant funded


Follows SOPs. Assists with maintenance of study level documentation. Participates in study team meetings.

Ethics: Data:

Enters basic data for research studies. Scores tests and measures that do not require interpretation, according to the protocol. Under supervision, corrects and documents incomplete, inaccurate or missing data for non-complex studies. Follows SOPs for quality assurance. Follows required processes, policies, and systems to ensure data security and provenance.


Study and Site Management: Records basic protocol information in clinical research management system. Ensures that studies are conducted in compliance with institutional requirements and other policies. Follows protocol-specific systems and process flows.


Maintains Duke and project specific training requirements. Uses advanced subject matter expertise in the therapeutic area or clinical research to solve problems. Communicates with other study personnel as required for study implementation and routine problem resolution.

Description of Portfolio Responsibilities: (Effort .%):

Description of Clinical Responsibilities:

Clinical responsibilities:

Type of Research: This position will be abstracting data from the electronic medical record and entering data into an electronic data system. There will be no patient contact.

Special skills: knowledgeable in obstetrics and familiar with Epic

Minimum Qualifications


Work requires an Associate's degree.


One year of relevant experience. A Bachelor's degree may substitute for required experience.

Duke is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

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Essential Physical Job Functions: Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essentialjob functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.




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Job No:
Posted: 4/2/2021
Application Due: 4/14/2021
Work Type: Full Time