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MD Anderson Cancer Center Senior Research Data Coordinator - Health Services Research in Houston, Texas

Provide administrative and patient care services for the coordination of research studies and coordinate patient data for research studies.

1. Study procedures and administration:

  • Prepares procedures manuals for research studies under supervision.

  • Maintains tracking logs of all study-related materials, including incentives, electronic equipment, etc.

  • Communicates regularly with research team to ensure all issues dealt with in a timely manner.

  • Provides assistance for research study activities as needed.

  • Tracks availability of study team members and participants, communicating with the team about potential participants and coordinating responsibility for study activities.

2. Data Coordination:

  • Oversees and executes questionnaires to determine patient eligibility, organizes all the data obtained, and verifies data entered correctly into research databases.

  • Reviews and screens for eligibility of patients into the assigned research project and obtains informed consent.

  • Develops and maintains database for collection of research data for data integrity and manipulation.

  • Collects and coordinates the collection of data from patients/charts of assigned research projects and organizes data obtained for easy retrieval and reporting purposes.

3. Study recruitment and data collection:

  • Enrolls eligible patients from participating clinics via direct approach and/or phone recruitment and coordinates the enrollment of patients onto assigned research studies.

  • Obtains informed consent, interviews patients, and conducts other study procedures as required by protocol.

  • Strictly adheres to the research policy policed by the M.D. Anderson Office of Research, including patient confidentiality and research procedures.

  • Responsible for creating, maintaining, and gathering of all project related regulatory documents, including Informed Consent Forms, protocol-related training certificates of all personnel, protocol approval letters, continuation review approval documents, sponsor issued documents, and email correspondence with other study sites, institutional IRB, FDA, and the study sponsor.


Required: High school diploma or equivalent.


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

Preferred: Research experience is a plus.

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.

Additional Information

  • Requisition ID: 129055

  • 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: Days

  • Fund Type: Soft

  • Pivotal Position: No

  • Minimum Salary: US Dollar (USD) 38,000

  • Midpoint Salary: US Dollar (USD) 47,500

  • Maximum Salary : US Dollar (USD) 57,000