Duties and Responsibilities: The position of Research Professional 1 exists to support clinical transplant, government and industry studies relative to research in Clinical Trials Office, Department of Surgery.
60% - Collect and abstract data: -Abstract data from medical records and directly enter it into appropriate Research Database -Perform study data collection and entry; collect enrollment and treatment data, using charts, correspondence, electronic medical records, and personal communications with other healthcare workers -Refer complex questions to Research Professional 2 or other appropriate team members.
40% - Responsible for patient recruitment, screening, consent, enrollment, and registrations -Coordinate communications between all individuals involved in research studies, (PI, co-PI, sponsor, monitor, clinical staff) -Write routine correspondence for research projects including letters, memos, and instructional study forms -Abstract data and fill out case report forms for research studies -Coordinate implementation of research studies and data sharing -Occasionally train and instruct others to use UMMC Fairview computer applications
All required qualifications must be documented on application materials.
Required Qualifications: -BA/BS in Public Health, Statistics or similar field or a combination of related education and work experience to equal 4 years -Proven experience with computerized data management. -Demonstrated strong written and verbal communication skills -Previous experience working on research studies -Ability to work flexible hours as required by study protocols to include on call and weekends. -Knowledge of medical terminology and records. -Works well independently and as part of a team
Preferred Qualifications: -Previous experience working on research studies to total at least 2 years -Recent experience with solid organ transplant patients
Internal Number: 328564
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