Sr. Clin Research Associate - Int Med-Pulmonary

Wake Forest Baptist Health Winston Salem, NC
Senior Clinical Research Associate - Internal Medicine- Pulmonary Full-time, 32 hours, StaffJob Summary:Coordinate and participate in large scale and/or multiple protocol clinical research studies conducted by the principal investigator(s) at Wake Forest Health Sciences: coordinate and...http://www.wakehealth.edu/HR/Jobs/Sr---Clin-Research-Associate---Int-Med-Pulmonary-28628.htmJob Description

Senior Clinical Research Associate - Internal Medicine- Pulmonary Full-time, 32 hours, Staff

Job Summary:

Coordinate and participate in large scale and/or multiple protocol clinical research studies conducted by the principal investigator(s) at Wake Forest Health Sciences: coordinate and participate in a variety of complex activities involved in the collection, compilation, documentation and analysis of clinical research data.

Education/Experience:

BA/BS in education, public health, basic science or a relevant clinical discipline and five years of survey research experience including interviewing and supervision of data collection; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience. Supervisory experience preferred.

Skills and Qualifications:

* Knowledge of computerized data processing

* Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications

* Ability to prioritize and organize a high volume workload and changing priorities

* Familiar with principles of protocol development, study design, statistics, and IRB process

* Ability to direct the work of others

* Ability to maintain patient confidentiality and comply with HIPAA regulations

Essential Functions:

1. Coordinate and participate in large scale and or multiple protocol clinical research studies conducted by the principal investigator(s) at Wake Forest Health Sciences: coordinate and participate in a variety of complex activities involved in the collection, compilation, documentation and analysis of clinical research data. Assist in the determination of guidelines for the collection of clinical data and/or administration of clinical studies.

2. Coordinate and implement procedures to collect data from patient?s charts, medical records, interviews, questionnaires, diagnostic test and other sources; code, evaluate and interpret collected data and prepare appropriate documentation; obtain blood samples, and other specimens for laboratory analysis.

3. Ensure compliance with protocol guidelines and requirements of regulatory agencies; identify problems and/or inconsistencies and monitor patient?s progress to include documentation and reporting of adverse events; recommend corrective actions as appropriate.

4. Evaluate and interpret collected clinical data in conjunction with principal investigator(s) as appropriate; prepare written reports and analyses setting forth progress, trends and appropriate recommendations or conclusions.

5. Confer with principal investigator(s) to assist in developing plans for research projects and to discuss the interpretations of results; collaborate on preparation of manuscripts for publications.

6. Assist in the preparation of amendments to protocols and/or study modifications to study design as appropriate.

7. Coordinate the development of forms, questionnaires and the application of research techniques; assist in writing procedure manuals for data collection.

8. Order and maintain adequate supplies for the project.

9. Establish and maintain separate billing files on specific accounts related to individual departments/sections during the course of the project.

10. Provide guidance to lower level personnel involved in implementation and evaluation of clinical studies. Assist in training new personnel. May provide direct supervision in some departments.

11. Review journals, abstracts and scientific literature to keep abreast of new developments in assigned therapeutic area.

12. Perform other duties as assigned by management.

Work Environment:

Work performed in an indoor, clinical research setting

Exposure to human bodily fluids

Laboratory processing procedures

Subject/Patient care

Required personal protective equipment use as needed

To apply for this position, please click on the "Apply Now" button on this page. You must complete the application process and then submit your application by clicking on the "Submit" button located at the bottom of the page titled "Submit Online Application". You will receive the following message once you hit the submit button: "You have successfully submitted your job application".

Computers are available for applying within the lobby of the Human Resources Department located at 1920 West First Street, (on the corner of Miller and First Street) Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27104. You may also call our office for assistance at (336) 716-2424. Office hours are Monday-Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm.

If you are an individual with a disability and need reasonable accommodation to participate in the application process, please contact our Supervisor of Office Services by phone (336) 716-3367 or email at accommodationrequest@wakehealth.edu.

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