The overall purpose of this position is to serve as a study coordinator for clinical trials at the Yale center for X-linked Hypophosphatemia (XLH), housed in Pediatric Endocrinology. Yale is a lead site of complex multi-site studies related to XLH and related disorders. The Research Assistant II works with a combination of pediatric and adult patients and must be able to work independently and also as a member of the research team. The Research Assistant II ensures that the clinical research evaluations are conducted in accordance with the approved protocol. These activities include, but are not limited to, submission of regulatory documents, study start-up, patient screening (medical record review, scheduling, HRU, physical therapy radiology evaluations), timely and accurate data entry, coordinating monitoring visits conducted by clinical research organization, and timely resolution of sponsor queries. Experience and well-developed interpersonal skills are critical in the overall performance of duties.
Posting Position Title: Research Assistant 2 HSS
University Job Title: Research Assistant 2 HSS
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
Required Skill/ability 1: Proficiency with database programs including EPIC, Access, and Excel. Ability to learn proprietary programs. Word proficiency a plus.
Required Skill/ability 2: Strong interpersonal skills. Must be able to communicate clearly and sympathetically with a diverse patient population, as well as various medical and hospital personnel.
Required Skill/ability 3: Excellent organizational skills and the ability to work independently.
Required Skill/ability 4: Proven abilities with HIPAA and confidentiality needs.
Required Skill/ability 5:
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Two years of related work experience in the same job family and a Bachelor's degree in a related field; or an equivalent combination of experience and education. Familiarity with pediatric studies and endocrinology clinical research.
Required Licenses Or Certifications:
Two years of related work experience in the same job family and a Bachelor's degree in a related field; or an equivalent combination of experience and education.
Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.