Clinical Research Coordinator III
- Coordinates and collects data from medical records, including medical history, diagnosis, pathology, laboratory, radiology, specialty test results, progress notes, reported side effects or adverse reactions and dose modifications. Maintains patient protocol records for data accuracy, source documentation and assurance of compliance with protocol guidelines. Submits required data to the appropriate sponsor in a timely manner. Collaborates with monitor’s and/or with sponsors’ data management units to resolve case report form discrepancies. Collaborates with internal and external IRB staff to ensure all regulatory documents are appropriately submitted. Administers study drugs in accordance with the protocols
- Identifies possible protocol candidates and confirms patient eligibility for protocol participation by attending patient care conferences/clinics, interviewing prospective participants and reviewing medical records. Provides patient teaching related to the informed consent document and confirms that informed consent documents are appropriately executed. Registers or randomizes patients with appropriate sponsor. Schedules patient visits and performs follow-up examinations as per protocol.
- Follows patient hospitalizations, clinic/office visits, treatments and scheduled activities. Orders protocol tests and assists with lab draws. Communicates with patients’ parents on a regularly scheduled basis and assesses progress, evaluates problems and determines appropriate action or physician consultation as needed. Communicates and interacts with family members, physicians, nurses and other health care agencies involved with the patient’s care and follow-up status. Monitors side effects of drugs, either personally or through care givers, and report any side effects.
- Acts as resource for clinical staff in the administration and toxicity assessment of protocol regimens. Provides in-service education necessary to facilitate protocol compliance. Directs concerns of protocol violations to Primary Investigator or appropriate physician. Consults with pharmacists in assessing adverse drug reactions.
- Acts as liaison for institution with clinical trial sponsors, NCI and data managers involved with protocols. Answers data queries, monitors for data delinquencies, and replies to special requests as necessary. Participates in research audits as required. Attends internal meetings when requested.
- Obtains processes, stores and ships clinical samples according to sponsor requirements. Attends Investigator meetings as needed.
$50,000 - $65,000 annually; commensurate within this range based on experience and education.
Bachelor's degree in an appropriate area and three years of relevant experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
This position requires the incumbent to be licensed as a registered professional nurse in accordance with Chapter 464 Florida Statutes.
Several years of clinical research trial experience with advanced knowledge and experience with clinical trial research process and policies.
|Special Instructions to Applicants:|
This is a time-limited position.
To be considered for this position, please upload your cover letter or letter of interest, resume and a list of 3 professional references.
Normal work hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm; with occasional after hours or weekend work, and occasional overnight travel.
The University of Florida is an equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff.
Application must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. (ET) of the posting end date.
This requisition has been reposted. Previous applicants are still under consideration and need not apply.
|Health Assessment Required:||Yes|