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The Clinical Research Coordinator will facilitate the planning, coordination, and implementation of investigator-initiated and industry- sponsored clinical research studies involving human subjects. The incumbent will have daily interaction with faculty, study staff, pharmaceutical sponsors, physicians, other health care personnel, and patients as a representative of the active and growing hematologic malignancy research program and will be expected to create and maintain cross-functional working relationships with internal teams and external partners.
Under the supervision of the Clinical Trials Manager, this senior-level positon will manage a portfolio of complex interventional clinical protocols and will be required to perform his/her responsibilities with a high level of independence within the scope of study protocol(s) and institutional guidelines.
Principal Investigator Support:
Protocol Implementation and Study Management:
Other Duties Which May Be Required
BA/BS required; scientific field of study helpful. Applicant must have a minimum of 1.5 years of clinical research or related experience. Previous experience in oncology research and/or clinical data collection is preferred. Working knowledge of Good Clinical Practice, human subjects research, and medical terminology preferred.
This position requires superior communication skills, precise attention to detail, ability to problem solve and to prioritize multiple competing tasks in a dynamic environment. Collaborative focus is essential; flexibility, ability to work independently as well as on a team, excellent organizational skills, and proficiency in MS office are required. This position requires a flexible schedule in order to adapt to the clinic schedules of study participants. This may include some evenings. Occasional weekends may be required to attend Investigator meetings. The work may exceed 40 hours a week; for instance during times of high participant involvement or to meet data deadlines.