Germantown - Silver Spring, Maryland
Location: Baltimore, Maryland
Internal Number: 108233-en_US
The Department of Emergency Medicine is seeking a Research Program Coordinator to work under the direct supervision of the Research Program Manager. The Research Program Coordinator, as part of a multicenter research study, will assist in the day-to-day logistical and operational tasks of a research study. The Research Program Coordinator is responsible for the organization, entry, maintenance and accuracy of all clinical research data for a complex and detailed clinical trial.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities
- Maintains good working knowledge of all assigned protocols and reporting requirements.
- Adheres to all protocol requirements to ensure the validity of the clinical research data.
- With assistance, prepares and submits annual renewal requests, amendments and adverse event reports with clinical input according to IRB and Sponsor requirements.
- Verifies patient eligibility by comparing patient history with protocol requirements.
- Collects respiratory and blood samples from ED patients; Collects, enters, and compiles clinical data from a variety of sources.
- Meets regularly with research team to review data accuracy and overall study progress.
Special Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
- Must be comfortable collecting saliva, urine, or blood samples from patients.
- Proficiency in the use of computers, including software applications, databases, mathematical and statistical tools, spreadsheets, and word processing.
- Excellent organizational and time management skills.
- Independent and self-motivated.
- Highly organized and detail oriented.
- Ability to manage multiple and competing priorities.
- Excellent oral and written communication skills.
- Demonstrated strong, positive interpersonal skills.
- Ability to communicate effectively across disciplines and within a variety of cultures.
- Must be available to work 8-hour shifts at a time, between the hours of 8:00 am and midnight, seven (7) days of the week.
- Must be flexible and available to work some evenings and weekends.
This description is a general statement of required duties and responsibilities performed on a regular and continuous basis; the Research Program Coordinator will perform other related duties as assigned.
- Bachelor's Degree in related discipline.
- Additional related experience may substitute for required education, tothe extent permitted by the JHU equivalency formula.
- One year of related experience in Clinical Trials/Medical Research.
Classified Title: Research Program Coordinator
Starting Salary Range: $16.75-$23.00-$29.30 HRLY (Commensurate with experience)
Employee group: Full Time
Schedule: Varies; 40 Hours/Week
Exempt Status: Non-Exempt
Location: School of Medicine Campus
Department name: SOM Em Med Research
Personnel area: School of Medicine
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Please refer to the job description above to see which forms of equivalency are permitted for this position. If permitted, equivalencies will follow these guidelines:
JHU Equivalency Formula: 30 undergraduate degree credits (semester hours) or 18 graduate degree credits may substitute for one year of experience. Additional related experience may substitute for required education on the same basis. For jobs where equivalency is permitted, up to two years of non-related college course work may be applied towards the total minimum education/experience required for the respective job.
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