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Applicant Special Instructions:
Travel requirement will be approximately 50%.
A Bachelor’s degree plus a minimum of 2 years of clinical research experience. A combination of relevant work and education equaling 6 years may substitute for this requirement.
Position assists investigators as coordinator of a complex clinical research study; may be responsible for multiple research studies simultaneously, acting as a liaison with the school, sponsoring agency, community and the study participants; responsible for managing and recording all phases of study protocol as required by sponsoring agency to ensure compliance
Position involves 50% travel.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Confers with PI to assist in developing plans for research projects and discuss the interpretation of results; collaborates in the preparation of manuscripts for publications and preparation of grant proposals to sponsoring agencies; assists in the preparation of amendments to protocols and/or modifications to study design as appropriate
Coordinates the development of forms, questionnaires, and the application of research techniques; assists in writing instructional procedure manuals for study progress, data collection and coding; reviews journals, abstracts and scientific literature to keep abreast of new developments and to obtain information regarding previous studies to aid in the planning of new studies
Routinely implements and manages all phases of study/protocol; ensures compliance with protocol guidelines and requirements of regulatory agencies; establishes record-keeping systems; makes assessments and determinations of participants’ progress in the study; analyzes, investigates, and reports adverse events; makes decisions as when to notify physicians of issues, when to stop participant inclusion, and/or to make and/or recommend adjustment of the protocol of particular participants; resolves IRB/protocol management issues and recommends corrective action as appropriate; serves as liaison with funding or sponsoring agency
Evaluates and interprets collected clinical data in conjunction with PI as appropriate; prepares oral or written presentations or reports and analyses setting forth progress trends and provides recommendations or conclusions of the same. Provide feedback to PI, development, and analysis teams to upgrade/update data acquisition and abstraction tools to the field work experience.
Performs other duties incidental to the work described herein.
Liaise with remote facilities to ensure access to clinical databases relevant to protocol data abstraction.
Perform data abstraction of relevant clinical information for required quality metrics provided in study protocol.
Use applicable software and web-based tools to enter and upload abstracted data from remote facilities.
Clinical experience in Radiation Oncology.
Experience in navigating and interpreting various electronic medical records is a plus, as well as comfort in handling web-based communication and forms.
This position is full-time and works approximately 40 hours per week.
Department Name/Job Location:
This position is in the Department of Radiation Oncology - Clinical Divisions. This position is for the Medical School Campus.
Join an exciting analytics project based out of Washington University in St. Louis. Be a part of a field team that abstracts data on-site on behalf of a large health system with facilities across the country.
We are looking for motivated, professional individuals with a clinical background in Radiation Oncology. Our field team members should be independent self-starters and problem solvers with great people skills, be comfortable in varied clinical environments, and have excellent computer and communication skills. The project involves handling protected health information, and all field work must be performed with professionalism and integrity, and in conformance with established standards.
Our field teams will be visiting various Radiation Oncology facilities and granted access to clinical databases. You will abstract select patient’s health record into quality metrics that have been designed by a team of Radiation Oncology experts. Your feedback on the field work experience will be critical to optimizing the web based data acquisition tools and presentation of analytics to the sponsoring organization.
The hiring range for this position is $46,259 - $57,824 annually.
Offers made for this position are contingent upon the successful completion of all required pre-employment screens, including a criminal background check, hair sample drug screen, and verification of required professional licenses, registrations, or certifications.
This position is eligible for full-time benefits.� Please visit our website at http://hr.wustl.edu to view a summary of benefits.
Internal Applicant Instruction:
This position is grade C10.
Please attach a copy of your most current signed performance evaluation (completed within the last 18 months) to your online account. If you have not received a performance evaluation, you may provide two current signed letters of recommendation (written within the last 18 months), preferably to include one letter from either a current or recent former supervisor. To attach these documents, go to: My Career Tools, Add Attachment, Attachment Type – Performance Reviews or Letters of Recommendation.
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