At Boston Children's Hospital, success is measured in patients treated, parents comforted and teams taught. It's in discoveries made, processes perfected, and technology advanced. In major medical breakthroughs and small acts of kindness. And in colleagues who have your back and patients who have your heart. As the teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, our reach is global and our impact is profound. Join our acclaimed Division of Neurology Clinical Research Unit and discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included.
This position will be responsible for:
Overseeing collection,maintenance and retrieval of study data.
Assisting study investigators in various study procedures, maintaining study documents and patient files, and completing Case Report Forms.
Assisting in planning and implementing clinical research studies as assigned. Corresponding and coordinating preparation of protocol applications for submission to the IRB, sponsor or regulatory authority.
Completing follow up with study participants in prescribed settings as required. Assisting clinical team during patient visits.
Organizing study procedures and scheduling study participants for study visits.
Completing record abstraction of source documents, conducting required study measurements and completing study Case Report Forms.
Complying with all institutional policies and government regulations pertaining to human subjects protections.
Monitoring and auditing of the independent monitor, sponsor and Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Assisting investigators in preparing articles for journal publication.
Attending applicable courses and meetings offered by Clinical Research Program.
Assisting in the collection, processing and/or delivery of study specimens to appropriate labs or packaging and shipping to appropriate facilities.
Creating and maintaining inventory of all research samples collected.
Providing guidance to less experienced staff and may supervise other staff members.
Being proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel.
To qualify, you must have:
A Bachelor's degree in an appropriately related discipline, preferably in a Life, Health, or Social Sciences field, with a minimum of one year of related experience.
The analytical skills to gather and interpret data in which the information or problems are moderately complex to complex.
Well-developed communication skills in order to provide critical information to patients, effectively deal with conflicting views or issues, and the ability to mediate fair solutions. Work also requires advanced writing skills.
Exciting opportunity to coordinate and manage clinical research as a part of the Progeria Clinical Trials team at Boston Children's Hospital. The coordinator will assist study investigators in various study procedures, maintain study documents and patient files, and complete Case Report Forms. The coordinator will interact with research subjects and families during complex clinical trial visits.
Boston Children's Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including a rotating days/evenings and week-end schedule, affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, cell phone plan discounts and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.
Boston Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
Boston Children's Hospital is a 395-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Children's offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age.