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We are seeking a part-time Clinical Research Coordinator for a Department of Defense-funded orthopedic trauma study. The position, based in Atlanta, GA, would suit a graduate student or healthcare worker seeking part-time weekend employment. Primary responsibilities include covering weekend call (between 10:00 pm Friday and 10:00 pm Sunday) on two weekends per month, screening and consenting eligible patients, and collecting data on enrolled subjects. Call volume varies, but candidate must be willing to respond to calls from hospital staff at all times throughout the weekend.
The study is being conducted at Grady Memorial Hospital and Atlanta Medical Center, and requires working with patients in the emergency room, operating room, ICU and patient rooms.
The candidate will have the opportunity to work with a small group of researchers on an FDA monitored study in a cutting edge field, and gain experience in multiple areas of clinical research. Must be flexible, reliable, well organized and detail-oriented.
|•Adhere to Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), Good Clinical Practices (GCP), Good Laboratory Practices (GLP), and infection control procedures|
•Plan and coordinate the initiation of research study protocol, and the implementation of operating policies and procedures
•Plan, implement and maintain data collection and analysis systems in support of research protocol; may coordinate the collection and analysis of research data
•Recruit, instruct and coordinate research subjects and/or volunteers, as appropriate to specific study objectives and work scope
•Coordinate the day-to-day activities of technical support staff specifically engaged in the carrying out of research/clinical protocol, as appropriate to the position; may perform aspects of research protocol, as required, in accordance with specified program objectives
•Organize and facilitate meetings, conferences, and other events associated with research activities; may perform and/or coordinate outreach activities, as appropriate to research objectives
•Document all correspondence and communication pertinent to the research
•Interact and communicate effectively with Principal Investigator, other site personnel, research participants, The Geneva Foundation, and the funding organization
•Comply with all the rules and regulations as applicable to assigned duty station
•Create and adhere to a data quality and quality assurance plan
•Assist with interim and annual reports. S/he will be the primary liaison at the data collection site and will be responsible for explaining the project to military personnel associated with the study
•Demonstrate proficiency in performing basic study related procedures
•Complete required and applicable research training needed to complete research
•Maintain and update files of all applicable regulatory documentation for IACUC or IRB (including protocols, approvals, amendments, modifications, etc.) as well as any communications with the sponsor or any other Federal or regulatory office (including prior approvals, change in scope, etc.)
|•Bachelors degree in health sciences required, epidemiology or biostatistics preferred|
•Must live in the Atlanta area and be able to respond to calls throughout the weekend.
•Experience in clinical research and FDA-regulated studies preferred
•Knowledge of GCP and FDA regulations for clinical research preferred.
•Ability to work and function in a hospital environment and office setting
•Clinical knowledge/background preferred