Clinical Research Coordinator

Job Description

The Clinical Research Coordinator will manage clinical trials in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation under the direction of the Principal Investigator. This position will be responsible for site initiation documentation and activities, patient recruitment and consent, IRB and protocol study documentation, handling the fiscal review process and assisting with developing clinical trial budgets, assure compliance with study protocol, and coordinate protocol driven procedures and assessments across clinical departments within UPMC at appropriate time intervals. Will also be expected to generate compliant source documents and be responsible for timely completion of case report forms for all study visits and documentation and proper reporting for adverse events. May be asked to assist with other departmental duties including helping with other IRB protocols and registry recruitment as needed.

A professional degree in the health field with prior clinical trial experience and experience working with SCI patients is preferred. Phlebotomy trained is also a plus.

The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled


Job Requirements

An RN or other health professional degree with prior clinical trial experience may be substituted for educational requirement. Prior experience with SCI patients preferred.