Johns Hopkins University CO Research Program Coordinator in Baltimore, Maryland
Enroll and follow patients in Ophthalmology clinical trials for Wilmer Vitreoretinal Service. Conduct eligibility screenings for potential study participants. With physician consultation, obtain informed consent from study participants. Enroll and follow patients in clinical trials. Coordinate patient care and visits based on study protocols. Perform ophthalmic tech activities: lensometry, refractometry, tonometry (applanation or pneumo), contrast sensitivity, and vision testing.
Provide patient education on eye conditions and related diseases. Perform accurate and timely data collection on source documents and case report forms. Insure proper labeling and delivery of photographs, scans and laboratory specimens. Monitor study participants for adverse events. Provide follow up of patients regarding side effects, medical history questions and information relative to conduct of clinical trials. Communicate all necessary information to sponsors and IRB. Provide information regarding clinical trials for patients and families, referring physicians, faculty and staff. Assist principal investigator with preparation of study documents and budgets required for study approval and renewal. Provide information regarding clinical trials for patients and families, referring physicians, faculty, and staff. Assist principal investigator with preparation of study documents and budgets required for study approval and renewal.
Bachelor’s degree in related discipline. Ophthalmology tech experience.
Clinical trial experience a strong additional plus.
Technical qualifications or specialized certifications:
Certified Ophthalmic Assistant (COA) or Certified Ophthalmic Technician (COT) preferred. If not, must obtain COA or COT within 18 months of start date.
Classified Title: Research Program Coordinator
Starting Salary Range: $16.26 - $22.35
Employee group: Full-time
Schedule: Monday-Friday 8:30a.m.-5:00p.m.
Exempt Status: Non-Exempt
Location: East Baltimore-Woods 271
Department name: Ophthalmology
Personnel area: SOM
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