• Job Title: Research Nurse
  • Job ID: 456294
  • Location: College of Medicine
  • Department: Plastic Surgery
  • Full/Part Time: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Shift: Shift Varies
  • FTE %: 100
  • Salary Range Min: $55,588.20
  • Salary Range Max: $69,485.25

Position summary

Research Nurse (Job Opening 456294) - Clinical Research Specialist to function as a Research Nurse to plan, organize and coordinate care of patients on Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery clinical research protocols within the Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; 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; and/or experience in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery or Orthopedic Surgery 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.