Job Title:
Research Nurse
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College of Medicine
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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Position summary

Research Nurse (Job Opening 440830) - Clinical Research Specialist to function as a Research Nurse to plan, organize and coordinate care of patients on oncology clinical research protocols within the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology; evaluates patients for clinical complications related to protocol; assesses patient reaction to any modifications or treatment that are part of the protocol; identifies and documents adverse reactions; communicates with IRB and outside sponsors regarding adverse reactions; participates in the collection and analysis of research data; provides education and direction for protocol compliance; assists in collection and distribution of blood samples; evaluates and determines patient eligibility; develops and revises orders; monitors care and insures proper follow-up; collects and enters data on case report forms; assists in developing plans to meet requirements of new studies/protocols; prepares for external quality assurance and control review.

Education and experience

Bachelors degree in nursing or an equivalent combination of education and experience; current Ohio licensure or interim permit required; experience in a clinical research capacity conducting clinical research trials preferred; considerable experience in nursing required with experience in oncology nursing preferred; certification from SoCRA (Society of Clinical Research Associates) or ACRP (Association of Clinical Research Professionals) preferred; Requires successful completion of a background check. Selected candidate may be requested to complete a pre-employment physical including a drug screen.