Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine
UNIVERSITY of CINCINNATI College of Medicine
General Job Responsibility:
This is a full-time grant-funded position. The Sr. Clinical Research Professional coordinates multiple Clinical Studies, recruiting and following study participants for the duration of the study.
Duties and Responsibilities
Plans, implements and coordinates all aspects of assigned studies, including creation of study specific source documentation.
Conducts study participant assessments for patients including Informed Consent and study eligibility, and collection of all necessary documentation.
Draws required study labs following Good Clinical Practice and documenting appropriately.
Interfaces with Infectious Diseases Center Clinic Physicians and Staff to support practice issues specific to recruitment and follow-up of participants for duration of study.
Follows large caseload of study participants from study screening through end-of-study evaluations, including all necessary source documentation and data collection/entry.
Identifies, collects and analyzes data that serve as a basis for outcome measurement of assigned clinical research studies.
Assist in establishing standard operating procedures for continuous review and development of quality improvement plans for our unit.
Advances research objectives through participation in professional committees and presentations.
Ensures timely reporting of research data, following study specific guidelines.
Participate fully as a vital member of the IDC Research Team to ensure the continued success and growth of our unit
Attends meetings as assigned
Completes continuing education and training programs as assigned on continual basis, in addition to continuing education required for licensure renewal
Other duties as delegated/assigned by the IDC Clinical Research Director or Principal Investigator
Qualifications and Prerequisites:
Registered Nurse with minimum of 5 years' relevant experience preferable and current credentials to practice in the state of Ohio
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Meticulous source documentation skills
Proficiency in various computer and software applications preferred
Previous research experience required
Infectious Diseases experience strongly preferred but not required
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The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / M / F / Veteran / Disabled.
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