University of Utah Job Description
**This job code for use in Department of Pediatrics areas ONLY.**
Under the guidance of the Program Manager, manages and coordinates research network studies and trials at various clinical sites. Monitors the conduct and progress of studies to ensure compliance with established protocols and study timelines. May assist in the development of research projects, scientific study design, data interpretation, training of research site personnel, and maintain regulatory compliance, patient safety, and data quality.
Bachelor’s degree in a health science field, or equivalency (one year of education can be substituted for two years of related work experience) AND 2 years of clinical research experience. Experience with human subjects research preferred. Must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both oral and written. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office and possess the ability to learn new software programs.
Credentialing as a Certified Clinical Research Coordinator (CCRC), Certified Clinical Research Professional (CCRP), Certified Clinical Research Associate (CCRA), Project Management Professional (PMP), or other related certification is highly preferred, along with experience in the specific clinical research area.
Depending on the area of assignment, current medical license may be preferred. Licensed professionals must have a current registration or licensure in the State of Utah as required by the profession.
This position is not responsible for providing patient care.
Applicants must demonstrate the potential ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined in the position description.
This job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to the job.
May provide input on site performance, compliance and data quality
Day to day challenges include helping remote research sites enroll patients successfully, providing guidance and assuring compliance with IRB standards, the protocol, and national clinical research regulations.
Licensed professionals may perform medical reviews and analyze or evaluate clinical data.
250 East 200 South, Suite 125,
Salt Lake City, Utah 84111
Phone: 801.581.2169 Email: AskHR@utah.edu
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