Posting Summary: The University of Virginia, Department of Emergency Medicine is seeking a Clinical Research Coordinator Trainee. This position is responsible for data management on several quality assurance projects; may assist in the clinical coordination and management of advanced clinical trials. This data can be crucial to maintaining and improving the excellent patient care UVA provides. The qualified candidate receives training on federal, state, and local regulations as they apply to the conduct of clinical trials and must demonstrate a basic understanding of these regulations within one year of hire.
This position is required to work some weekend schedules, as well as early and/or late shifts as needed. Qualified applicants must have a minimum of a Bachelor's degree and effective use of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access and Outlook) is required.
This position is restricted and contingent on continued funding.
Required Minimum Level of Education: *Degree Required
Required Specific Degree/Training: Bachelor's Degree (any major, but science or clinical major is helpful). No equivalency accepted.
Preferred Minimum Level of Education: *Degree Preferred
Preferred Specific Degree/Training: Bachelor's Degree
Required Minimum Level of Experience: Some - up to 4 years
Preferred Minimum Level of Experience: Some - up to 4 years
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: 1. Excellent written and oral communication skills for maintaining working relationships with patients, family members, physicians, ancillary personnel, and research committees. 2. Ability to work flexible hours, including evenings, weekends, and early shift schedules, to meet program requirements. 3. Thorough understanding and strong comprehension of clinical activities to include the ability and skill to review electronic medical records and the knowledge of emergency department, clinical, or research operations. 4. Good customer service and interpersonal skills to establish a rapport with study subjects and clinical staff of various levels. 5. Ability to work accurately with attention to detail. 6. Ability to analyze and organize work procedures. 7. Ability to relate to people in a wide variety of professional levels. 8. Ability to learn new information under supervision of others. 9. Ability to work with a diverse community of people. 10. Ability to maintain confidentiality.
Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: 1. Knowledge of Federal and State regulations on clinical trials preferred. 2. Knowledge of medical terminology preferred. 3. Ability to collect bio-samples to include blood draws and collections.
Required Computer Applications: Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Access, and Outlook)
Preferred Computer Applications: EPIC, Electronic Medical Records, Microsoft Excel
Founded by Thomas Jefferson, the University of Virginia opened in 1825 as the nation's first public university. A longstanding dedication to preeminence in both scholarship and teaching; top ranking in global satisfaction, collegiality and work/family issues on the COACHE survey of early career faculty; a commitment to excellence that is integrally connected with diversity and a broad array of ben...efits make the University of Virginia a prime choice for both faculty and staff. The University of Virginia is located in the small cosmopolitan city of Charlottesville near the Blue Ridge Mountains, 70 miles from Richmond and 110 miles from Washington, D.C. The University of Virginia remains the No. 2 best public university in the 2013 edition of the U.S. News and World Report rankings. In the 14 years since U.S. News began ranking public universities as a separate category, U.Va. has ranked either No. 1 or No. 2. U.Va. continues to rank in the Top 25 among the best of all national universities, public and private.