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University of Maryland, Baltimore Research Project Coordinator (full-time/contractual) - 2 positions in Baltimore, Maryland

The University of Maryland Marlene & Stewart Greenebaum Comprehensive Cancer Center (UMGCCC) is seeking two full-time, non-benefit contractual Research Project Coordinators. The UMGCCC is a National Cancer Institute (NCI)-designated comprehensive cancer center which conducts innovative basic and clinical research that will impact the understanding and treatment of cancer around the world and seeks to provide state-of-art clinical care to cancer patients in Maryland and beyond.

The Research Project Coordinator is responsible for maintaining databases used to collect and analyze data, tracking protocols as well as monitoring and evaluating entries in order to maintain compliance with Federal and State regulations, policies and procedures for cancer research studies.

Essential Functions

  • Assists with screening subjects for research studies by reviewing and obtaining source documents for potential participants.

  • Collects baseline and follow-up data from subjects including verification of eligibility.

  • Obtains demographic information; may assess for adverse events, obtain concomitant medications and interview subjects for follow-up.

  • Makes recommendations concerning time saving methods in data collection.

  • Codes adverse events in accordance with NCI common toxicity criteria.

  • Checks validity and accuracy of data ensuring compliance with quality control requirements.

  • Generates numerous standard computer reports on patient demographics, and other pertinent data as requested. Prepares reports on specific patient populations for investigators requesting data for research papers.

  • Determines reliability of data sources by evaluating information, determining errors and notifying responsible parties.

  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Education: Bachelor's degree in Biology, Sociology, Psychology or field of study relating to clinic research.

Experience: Experience in a clinical research setting preferred.

Consideration may be given for a unique combination of education and experience.

Other:May require training related to occupational safety and health, environmental compliance, shipping or hazardous materials and/or ionizing radiation.

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Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Knowledge of human subjects research, the regulations and policies surrounding it.

  • Ability to represent the Cancer Center and its faculty in a professional manner.

  • Ability to keep patient information confidential, knowledge of HIPPA regulations.

  • Strong PC skills, ability to use we-based applications and programs.

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Hiring Range:$41,004 annualized rate or $19.66 hourly

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If accommodations are needed, contact Staffing & Career Services at 410-706-2606, Monday – Friday, 8:30am – 4:30pm EST. Maryland Relay can be accessed by dialing 711 (in-state) or 1-800-735-2258.

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Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities, women, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Job: *CI Exempt or Non-Exempt Staff

Organization: *School of Medicine - Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Comprehensive Cancer Center

Title: Research Project Coordinator (full-time/contractual) - 2 positions

Location: null

Requisition ID: 190000UO

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