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Posted Job Title
Clinical Research Coordinator B
Job Profile Title
Clinical Research Coordinator B
Job Description Summary
The Penn Memory Center (PMC) is seeking a Clinical Research Coordinator B to join our multi-disciplinary team of health professionals.
This coordinator will lead and assist in the execution of multiple clinical trials at PMC. This work includes the recruitment and retention of potential research participants and scheduling and conducting study visits in accordance with complex protocols. This research recruits a spectrum of older adults including persons with no cognitive impairment and persons with cognitive impairment caused by Alzheimer's and other neurodegenerative diseases. Learn more about PMC research at www.pennmemorycenter.org/research. Position is contingent on continued funding.
The CRC B will substantially lead and assist in the execution of both industry-sponsored and NIH funded clinical trials. Responsibilities include the day-to-day management of clinical research protocols, including recruitment and retention of potential research participants. CRC B will schedule and conduct research visits in accordance to protocol windows and requirements. Additional duties include assisting in preparation and submission of IRB documents, coordinating and maintaining sponsor or CRO documentation, participating in ongoing rater certification, protocol training and compliance meetings.
Recruit, pre-screen, screen, obtain informed consent and enroll participants into federally funded and industry sponsored clinical trials.
Conduct study visits and gather data from subjects and study partner while ensuring adherence to protocol.
Schedule study visits according to protocol schedule of events, including but not limited to cognitive testing, exams, MRIs, PET scans, lumbar punctures, infusions, etc.
Coordinate, organize, and maintain all documentation required by the sponsor (NIH, foundation, or industry) or CRO, including source documentation, research charts, and regulatory documents.
Complete case report forms and resolve all data queries in a timely manner
Process and ship study specimens including blood, urine, and CSF samples.
Assist Project Managers in the preparation and submission of regulatory documents (including continuing reviews, amendments, adverse event reporting) to the Institutional Review Board; assist in obtaining appropriate signatures for regulatory forms.
Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
Qualifications Bachelor's Degree with 2-4 years of related experience in research and clinical study methodologies or an equivalent combination of education and experience required.
Job Location - City, State
Department / School
Perelman School of Medicine
$42,953.00 - $77,315.00
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Internal Number: JR00013319
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