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The Clinical Trials Coordinator will assist with clinical research studies for various clinical drug and device trials from initiation to completion. Function as study advocate, assist with IRB correspondence, and review IRB documentation before submission, document patient progress and adverse effects, assist with human subjects' recruitment and screening. Interact and work effectively with others. Under the supervision of the Principal Investigators, perform standard repetitive study procedures and analyze results. Primary work location will be La Jolla however, work might also be required at various locations/campuses.
Theoretical knowledge of a biological or social science including demonstrated experience with clinical trials.
Demonstrated experience performing standard, repetitive procedures on human subjects, ie vital signs, phlebotomy (if certified), urinalysis, pregnancy tests, ECG.
Knowledge of State, Federal, and University Health and Safety rules governing the principles of biosafety affecting laboratory practice and techniques.
General knowledge of a human subject's protocols and human subject research recruitment.
Demonstrated experience screening and evaluating research subjects for entry into study protocols.
Demonstrated ability to accurately complete research study case report forms.
Demonstrated experience with word processing, database entry, collation and data interpretation.
Experience in processing and shipping specimens for outside lab analysis.
Bilingual in English and Spanish (reading, writing, and speaking) highly preferred.
Knowledge of FDA policies and guidelines regulating the Principal Investigator's responsibilities in the conduct of clinical trials involving human subjects.
Ability to travel nationally and between various local sites within San Diego County on occasion.
Must be willing to work on the evenings and weekends as necessary.
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