Clinical Research Coordinator A/B
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Job Description Summary
The primary role of Clinical Research Coordinator is the organization, coordination and implementation of a research study. The research coordinator will be responsible for all aspects of clinical trail coordination including: subject recruitment, detailed data entry, subject visits and follow-up and regulatory documents.
The primary role of Clinical Research Coordinator is the coordination and implementation of a research study. The research coordinator will be responsible for all aspects of clinical trail coordination including: subject recruitment, detailed data entry, subject visits and follow-up regulatory documentation. Responnsibilities include: Plan and implement patient recruitment strategies, collect and report timely, valid, accurate data, collect and process biospecimens (include performing venipuncture). Prepare study documents for regulatory approval and coordinate study start up activities. Perform required research activites per protocol and in accordance with Good Clinical Practice Screen, recruit and retain potential study participants. Obtain informed consent at multiple study sites within the Penn Health System. Attend Investigator Meetings for clinical research trails. Organize and participate in site visits, both initiation and otherwise. Prepare for and host iternal and external auditing nd monitoring activities.
** The CRC -B will perform the same above duties as the CRC- A but with mininmal supervision.
CRC A : Bachelors Degree and 1-3 years of related experience in research and clinicl study methodologies or equivalent combination of education and expereince ie required.
CRC B: Bachelors Degree and 2-4 years of related expreince in research and clinical study methodologies or equivalent combination of education and expereience is required.
Position contingent upon funding.
Job Location - City, State
Department / School
Perelman School of Medicine
$36,401.00 - $65,521.00
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