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Posted Job Title
Clinical Research Coordinator A
Job Profile Title
Clinical Research Coordinator A
Job Description Summary
This CRC-A position is supporting day-to-day operations for innovative behavioral research programs with the Penn Medicine Center for Health Care Innovation and the Center for Health Incentives and Behavioral Economics at the Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics. Responsibilities include: 1) management of study databases, including recruitment databases and project messaging; 2) supporting project implementation, including sending participant intervention letters/messages, 3) assisting with regulatory requirement 4) assisting with data transfers between project team members and data analysts, 5) assisting the project manager with preparing reports and presentation materials. Additionally, the CRC-A will report directly to the Project Manager and will meet weekly with PI/ co-PIâ™s and/or Project Director for technical advice or to report on status of work in progress.
This position is contingent on funding.
Qualifications Bachelor's Degree with 1-3 years of related experience in research and clinical study methodologies or equivalent combination of education and experience is required. Excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills. Understanding of regulatory compliance issues preferred. Experience working with electronic systems and data systems, and understanding good data management practices preferred. Ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team.Â Familiarity with MS Office Suite is essential. Position contingent upon funding.
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
$36,401.00 - $65,521.00
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: JR00013131
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