Highmark Health Lead Clinical Research Coordinator (Neuro) in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Allegheny Health Network
Job Description :
Plans, coordinates, and manages the activities associated with the initiation and completion of clinical trials, sponsored by internal, industry, foundation, and/or Federal funding sources. Maintains compliance with all regulatory bodies associated with human subject research.
Serves as liaison between clinical research team and hospital/research institute senior leaders. Provides strategic direction on clinical research portfolio and clinical research pipeline, issue resolution and quality improvement initiatives. (30%)
Interfaces between clinical staff, the Office of Sponsored Research, Research Administration, PIs, clinical research staff, and external entities to create and adhere to programmatic budgets and strategic plans. (20%)
Interfaces with clinical staff to identify patients eligible for clinical trials across one or multiple sites of service. Provides in-service education to the appropriate hospital personnel in the departments involved with the investigational study. (20%)
Interfaces with patients and their families to provide education regarding investigational studies, and requirements of participation to assure they are informed prior to obtaining written consent. Completes required follow-up and active patient monitoring per study protocol at one or multiple sites of service. (20%)
Plans, coordinates, and manages all activities pertinent to the specific clinical trials, ensuring patient safety, good clinical practices, and compliance with the protocol and regulatory agencies. (5%)
Performs other duties as assigned or required. (5%)
Bachelor’s Degree or RN/BSN.
5-7 years’ related experience.
Current research-related certification from accredited program (e.g. CIRA, CCRP) required or ability to obtain within 6 months of hire.
Driver's license may be required depending on facility requirements.
- Master's degree in related field.
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Req ID: J148388
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