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Posted Job Title
Clinical Research Coordinator B
Job Profile Title
Clinical Research Coordinator B
Job Description Summary
The primary functions of this position include: 1) Various managerial and day-to-day responsibilities for new and ongoing clinical research trials (i.e., managing and coordinating recruitment efforts; conducting telephone eligibility screenings; completing in-person study visits; consenting participants; sample collection and processing; overseeing the study calendar) 2) Assist in coordinating and managing study start-up activities under a newly awarded U54 center grant. 3) Train new hires on center-wide and study-specific SOPs across multiple projects. 4) Supervise direct reports as required. 5) Work closely with the Project Manager on regulatory (i.e., IRB, NIH, and FDA) submissions including modifications, continuing reviews, and annual reports. 6) Assist in programming (if applicable), data reduction processes, scoring, and analyses for smoking topography laboratory tasks and eye-tracking projects. 7) Perform additional duties as assigned.
This position's primary function is to facilitate, promote, and ensure good clinical practice in the conduct of all research protocols in the Department/Center. Independently manages different phases of complex clinical trials and mentors Coordinators and Research Assistants. Works with partnering institutions and creates multi-center budgets and manages expenses. Participates in study team meetings, disease site group meetings, and ongoing protocol training/compliance meetings. Supports in the monitoring of external sites and assists in the management of multisite trials. Adheres to all University and other regulatory guidelines.
This position is contingent on funding.
Qualifications Bachelor's Degree with 2-4 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
$42,953.00 - $77,315.00
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: JR00013331
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