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Posted Job Title
Clinical Research Coordinator C
Job Profile Title
Clinical Research Coordinator C
Job Description Summary
The Clinical Research Coordinator (CRC) will report to the Research Project Manager and provide strategic support for clinical operation of the IMPaCT model at Penn Medicine, ongoing research and evaluation studies assessing innovation and implementation of the model in multiple settings, and technical assistance work with CHW programs across the country. Clinical operation support will include supervising a team of 3-4 research assistants who identify and enroll patients meeting psychosocial and medical risk criteria to receive IMPaCT as part of their routine care, coordinating ongoing data-driven quality improvement (QI) initiatives within the Penn Center for CHWs using both qualitative and quantitative methods, and ongoing data analysis and reporting, including maintaining project databases and preparing routine reports of outcomes to inform strategic decisions and ensure provision of quality care. Research and evaluation responsibilities will include active involvement in the planning and implementation of study protocols from start-up to closeout including study protocol development, patient enrollment and data collection, maintenance of study manuals and databases, data cleaning and analysis, and communication and reporting to funding agencies, preparation and submission of regulatory documentation to the Institutional Review Board (IRB) including continuing reviews, amendments, and adverse event reporting, and supporting dissemination of results through peer-reviewed publications, presentations at scientific meetings, and public-facing reports. Training and technical assistance will include providing guidance or training related to patient identification and enrollment, data infrastructure, and outcome evaluation. This position is contingent upon funding.
Qualifications Bachelor's Degree with 4-6 years of related experience in research and clinical study methodologies or equivalent combination of education and experience is required.
Working Conditions Office, Library, Computer Room; Requires extensive safety
Physical Effort Typically sitting at a desk or table; Occasional lifting 25 lb. or less
Job Location - City, State
Department / School
Perelman School of Medicine
$50,684.00 - $91,232.00
Affirmative Action Statement Penn adheres to a policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class.
Special Requirements Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.
Internal Number: JR00003367
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Penn has a long and proud tradition of intellectual rigor and pursuit of innovative knowledge, begun by Benjamin Franklin in 1740. That tradition lives today through the creativity, entrepreneurship, and engagement of our faculty, students, and staff. Academic life at Penn is unparalleled, with an undergraduate student body of 10,000 from every U.S. state and around the world. The entering class of 2015 is the most talented and diverse in Penn's history. Consistently ranked among the top 10 universities in the country, Penn welcomes an additional 10,000 students to our top-ranked graduate and professional schools.