Research Associate Clinical I

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Research Associate Clinical I

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Lexington, KY

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1 yr

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Physical Requirements:

Requires handling of light-weight objects up to 10 pounds.
Sitting at computer workstation for extended periods.
Repetitive motion.


Monday-Friday 8:00am-4:30pm (40 hrs/wk).

Job Summary:

The primary responsibilities for this position include: obtain, abstract and collate data, reports, etc. related to studies. Maintain and submit all reports, forms and updated records to groups required by study and assist in designing a system for organizing, planning and controlling workflow related to the conduct of clinical studies and protocols.

Coordinate flow of patient through clinical study or protocol, monitor all events related to patient and communicate any pertinent information to PO and appropriate health professionals. Learn basics of Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and standard operating procedures (SOP); monitor safety and general well-being of all patients by exercising independent clinical judgment regarding patient care issues and protocol adherence; and, assist investigators with identification and recruitment of patients.

Ensure that per-study and eligibility requirements of the protocol have been met for patients and maintain cooperative and professional relationships with all Clinical Research participants. Collaborate and consult with other health professionals in planning care for study participation to ensure protocol compliance and other duties as assigned.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

MS windows, Outlook, Excel, and Word.

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Preferred Education/Experience:

Bachelor’s Degree, SoCRA or ACRP certification and two or more years related work experience preferred.

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University Community of Inclusion:

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.




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Posted: 5/3/2021
Application Due: 8/1/2021
Work Type: Full Time