MD Anderson Cancer Center Research Data Coordinator - Gynecologic Oncology and Reproductive Medicine in Houston, Texas

Research Data Coordinator - Gynecologic Oncology and Reproductive Medicine

Location: United States, Texas, Houston, Houston (TX Med Ctr) at

Research at

Surgery 195100

Requisition #: 116450

Gynecologic Oncology and Reproductive Medicine focuses on providing exceptional patient care while linking basic science with clinical and translational research to develop the next generation of innovative approaches to the treatment and prevention of gynecologic cancers. From our work on the Ovarian Cancer Moon Shot and the HPV-Related Cancers Moon Shot to the development of the Anderson Algorithm, our pioneering research aims to rapidly translate new knowledge into clinical trials for improved treatment or prevention strategies.


Research Data Collection

Assumes responsibility for assigned minimal risk studies. Identifies potential protocol candidates through screening in clinics and provides study specific information. Enrolls eligible patients. May obtain consent on assigned protocols. Conducts structured interviews with research subjects for protocol data collection. Extracts patient demographics, reports, medical history and other pertinent information from the medical record. Obtains treatment, surgery and pathology records as required. Assists with follow-up appointments and provides telephone reminders to patients. Maintains telephone contact with other institutions participating in studies and collects data as assigned. Manages data generated by departmental, cooperative group, industry-sponsored and national studies. Ensures sample collection and shipment if required by study.

Documentation, Record Keeping and FormsProcessing

Assists in the maintenance of a system for collecting protocol data including but not limited to records of surgery, therapy dates, laboratory results and pathology information. Documents study specific information appropriately in the patient medical record. Reviews data forms for completeness and updates as needed. Requests patient charts via on-line system to facilitate research projects. Obtains and returns charts to medical records when requested. Generates reports as requested. Monitors informed consent files at outreach sites to assure they are up to date. Assists with annual reviews, updates and response data and generates reports as requested.

Additional Responsibilities

Orders and stocks supplies in support of study needs. Attends Disposition Clinic, departmental meetings, mandatory training, and other events to remain current of policies and procedures related to data and protocol management. Prepares, weighs and mails materials and specimens as required. May assist PI and other research personnel in collecting, researching and compiling data for manuscript preparation. May be assigned individual projects related to patient education, surgical outcomes, patient reported outcomes and disease progression in cancer patients. May be assigned to create and or assist in preparation of research related posters and/or presentations for various oncology research groups/conferences/meetings.


Minimum: $33,200 – Midpoint: $41,500 – Maximum: $49,800


Required: High school diploma or equivalent.

Preferred: Bachelor’s degree.


Required: Two years of related experience. May substitute required experience with completed years of college on a one to one basis.

It is the policy of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to provide equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is required by law.