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Clinical Research Assistant
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College of Medicine
General Internal Medicine
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Position summary

Clinical Research Assistant (Job Opening 444478) - Functions as a Clinical Research Assistant in the Division of General Internal Medicine within the Department of Internal Medicine; reports to the Division Director and Clinical Research Manager from Clinical Trials Management Organization (College of Medicine); assists clinical research team with recruiting and enrolling patients for participation in clinical research projects; assists with obtaining informed consent from participants as needed; administers study specific questionnaires to enrolled research subjects; collects and records vital signs; collects, processes and tracks biological specimens as requested; updates and maintains research database; collects, organizes and enters research data into database; creates and maintains patient charts and filing; assists with study start-up and implementation activities as requested; participates in activities to ensure regulatory compliance as directed. Will be trained on the job to perform basic laboratory processing procedures.

Education and experience

Bachelor's Degree in biological sciences, health sciences, or life sciences required or equivalent combination of education and experience; experience in a clinical research capacity desired; computer skills required with knowledge of database software applications desired; experience performing basic laboratory procedures to process biological specimens and collection of vital signs desired. Requires successful completion of a background check; qualified candidates may be asked to complete a pre-employment physical, including a drug screen.