MD Anderson Cancer Center Senior Coordinator, Clinical Studies in Houston, Texas
Senior Coordinator, Clinical Studies
Coordination and quality assurance of clinical protocols and training and supervision of low risk studies and data coordinators
JOB SPECIFIC COMPETENCIES
Protocol Coordination and Communication, and Quality Assurance and study participant coordination. Develops patient care methodologies for protocols, including criteria for screening and participation. Develops and maintains a processing and tracking system for all protocol related paperwork.
Communicates with research team members on progress of study, issues, and problems that arise in a clear and concise manner. Acts as liaison with patients, families, physicians, and other personnel.
Screens potential study participants and assists in obtaining consents. Follows patients on studies, maintains documentation of participant compliance with study procedures, adverse events, and concomitant medications. Schedules patient testing and performs procedures outlined in protocol. Coordinates distribution of lab samples to appropriate personnel, and ships samples to outside labs.
Data Management Collects data for various research studies and assists with data entry for research studies. Complies data for presentation and manuscript submission. Prepares and reviews screening databases for accuracy. Manages weekly screening reports for survey studies and assigned intervention protocols.
Quality Assurance and Training of Research Staff Coordinates clinical trial audits, monitors visits, and other quality assurance activities. Conducts routine and random audits of source documentation and reports on findings to PI, Research Nurse Supervisor and coordinators. Trains and supervises new coordinators, data coordinators, clinical studies coordinators and onboards new staff. Provides backup for several interventional studies. Serves as resource to nurses and coordinators.
Bachelor's degree. Five years experience in area of research study or direct patient care obtained from nursing, data gathering or related field. May substitute required education degree with additional years of equivalent experience on a one to one basis. With preferred degree, three years of required experience. 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. http://www.mdanderson.org/about-us/legal-and-policy/legal-statements/eeo-affirmative-action.html
Requisition ID: 153203
Employment Status: Full-Time
Employee Status: Regular
FLSA: non-exempt, eligible for overtime, and is subject to the provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)
Work Week: Day/Evening, Days
Fund Type: Soft
Work Location: Hybrid Onsite/Remote
Pivotal Position: No
Minimum Salary: US Dollar (USD) 61,500
Midpoint Salary: US Dollar (USD) 77,000
Maximum Salary : US Dollar (USD) 92,500
Science Jobs: Yes