Salary is commensurate with experience and education
The University of Washington (UW) is proud to be one of the nation's premier educational and research institutions. Our people are the most important asset in our pursuit of achieving excellence in education, research and community service. Our staff not only enjoys outstanding benefits and professional growth opportunities, but also an environment noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits, and natural beauty.
The Gastroenterology Division is deeply and completely committed to the missions of academic medicine. We provide the highest quality patient care for a wide spectrum of gastrointestinal and liver diseases. The faculty in our five teaching hospitals possess both depth and expertise in a variety of disorders, including AIDS, inflammatory bowel diseases, liver transplantation, bone marrow transplantation, and cancer of the gastrointestinal tract. Our many innovative and pioneering clinical research programs allow our patients to access highly promising and exciting treatment protocols.
The Division of Gastroenterology currently has an excellent opportunity for an entry level Research Coordinator. Under general supervision of the Principal Investigator and Research Manager, the Research Coordinator will be responsible for research studies involving subjects with Inflammatory Bowel Disease.
Under general supervision of the Principal Investigator and Research Manager, the Research Coordinator will be responsible for research studies involving subjects with Inflammatory Bowel Disease.
The Research Coordinator position requires knowledge of FDA, IRB, and local regulations related to the conduct of research studies. In addition, this position requires knowledge of the condition under study and the ability to interact and care for patients with chronic illnesses. Furthermore, this position requires the ability to interact and collaborate with internal and external representatives from a wide variety of fields.
This position requires a detailed knowledge of FDA and clinical trial guidelines in order to conduct research at the University of Washington in compliance with these regulations. In addition, this position requires frequent interface with a number of institutional representatives, regulatory authorities, and direct interaction with the FDA
Develop and implement study proposals and protocols for regulatory review and approval by institutional review boards, internal and external safety committees such as Radiation Safety Committee, as well as the FDA.
Write new research study applications, status reports, modifications, adverse event reports, as well as write, analyze and submit safety data for regulatory review and formal data safety monitoring panels including recommendations for action.
Manage research subject participation including consenting, oversee study-related databases, supervise the input of data, report design and review outcome and adverse event patterns.
Perform other related duties as required.
Train and direct research assistants in preparation of documentation copies for Human Subjects Committee, OSP submissions, and proposal approval routings.
As a UW employee, you will enjoy generous benefits and work/life programs. For detailed information on Benefits for this position, click here.
Bachelor's of Science or related field AND one year experience with multiple sponsored clinical trials and investigator initiated studies.
*Proficiency with research methodology *Prior experience working with patients or in customer relations *Understanding of clinical trial conduct including completion of research subject visits, data collection, and state/national regulatory requirements *Familiarity with Good Clinical Practice (GCP
Proficiency with medical terminology
Prior experience working with Inflammatory Bowel Disease and/or other gastrointestinal conditions
Proficiency with phlebotomy
CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT:
Appointment to this position is contingent upon obtaining satisfactory results from a criminal background check.
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