8335 - Clinical Research Specialist
|Will assist the Principal Investigator in the conduct and implementation of clinical research which includes data collection, analysis, and/or monitoring; protection of subjects and subjects' rights through IRB regulations; development of Informed Consent forms; generation of required documentation; education of health professionals, patients and/or families in regard to the clinical trial, and participation in research program audits. |
Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to preparing patient case studies detailing the patient’s medical history, current disease staging and consequences of research treatment both side effects and disease response. Will interview study patients to procure information required by protocol. Instruct patients on the completion of patient diaries or questionnaires which document their experience in the study. Will maintain a computerized master registry for storage and retrieval of protocol and patient specific information.
To be successful the candidate should possess the ability to assess data reflective of the patient’s status and interpret the appropriate information needed to identify each patient’s requirements relative to his or her age-specific needs. Demonstrated knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span. Willingness to expand knowledge base and remain abreast of new research developments by attending continuing education meetings, lectures, training sessions and conferences.
|Required: Bachelor’s degree in science or health-related field from an accredited institution plus at least 1 year of health-related or research experience; or Bachelor’s degree in any field/Associate’s degree in Allied Health professions with 3 years of health-related or research experience or 2 years’ experience in clinical research. |