Clinical Research Coordinator 8/21/2020
University of California - San Francisco
San Francisco, CA
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY JOB OVERVIEW
The Clinical Research Coordinator (CRC) will join the Radiology CRC Core within the UCSF Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging. The Radiology CRC Core is a team of personnel that provide expertise in conducting clinical research studies, including study setup, execution, management, Committee on Human Research (CHR) and Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) submissions, clinical research rates, and other research-related activities.
The CRC will perform independently or with general direction at the fully operational journey level of the series to execute, manage, and coordinate research protocols, as directed by the Clinical Research Supervisor and/or Principal Investigator (PI).
Duties may include, but will not be limited to supporting the management and coordinating the tasks of single or multiple clinical research studies, depending on their size and complexity; coordination, recruitment and enrollment of research subjects; data collection, data entry, data transfers, and data management; act as intermediary between services and departments; assist with training of Assistant CRCs and other CRC team members, and assist Clinical Research Supervisor and/or PI with oversight of other research staff.
This work may involve travel between different imaging centers at multiple UCSF campuses as well as interacting with study physicians, researchers, technologists and patients. Studies that the CRC may be involved with include both investigator-initiated and industry-initiated clinical trials. The CRC may be assigned a variety of studies within the various clinical sections of Radiology such as Abdominal Imaging, Breast Imaging, Cardiac u0026 Pulmonary Imaging, Interventional Radiology, Molecular Imaging u0026 Therapeutics, Musculoskeletal, Neuroradiology, Neurointerventional Radiology, and Pediatric Radiology. The Core also collaborates on studies with investigators in other departments such as neurology, endocrinology, oncology, nuclear medicine, radiation oncology, and the UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center (HDFCCC).
RADIOLOGY u0026 BIOMEDICAL IMAGING
The Department of Radiology u0026 Biomedical Imaging at UCSF combines clinical excellence, trailblazing research, and outstanding education in a leading academic health sciences institution. Our faculty includes some of the foremost names in diagnostic and interventional radiology today.
The Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging provides state-of-the-art clinical imaging for patients. In addition, it conducts world-class scientific research to develop the next generation of clinical imaging tools and techniques to fight cancer and other life-threatening medical conditions globally.
The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) is a leading university dedicated to promoting health worldwide through advanced biomedical research, graduate-level education in the life sciences and health professions, and excellence in patient care. It is the only campus in the 10-campus UC system dedicated exclusively to the health sciences.\\",\\"
Required Qualifications: HS graduation and sufficient experience and demonstrated skills to successfully perform the assigned duties and responsibilities
Experience working with patients or study subjects
Proficiency with Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Windows
Ability to abstract data from medical records and transfer it to data collection forms or directly into databases
Excellent verbal and written communications and presentation skills; excellent organizational skills; and excellent interpersonal skills to work effectively in a diverse team
Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced, team-based environment; project management and coordination skills; ability to prioritize tasks and meet multiple deadlines on concurrent projects
Ability to establish cooperative working relationships with patients, co-workers, u0026 physicians
Ability to work under minimal supervision
Strong accuracy and attention to detail
Preferred Qualifications: B.A. or B.S degree with a major in science or related
Training/experience in the conduct of clinical research trials in an academic research environment
Familiarity with UCSF processes and systems; experience and knowledge of Committee on Human Research (CHR)/Institutional Review Board (IRB) policy and procedure
Related lab/research experience
Experience running clinical research studies, with a strong understanding of Institutional Review Board (IRB) protocols
Experience with establishing/running a clinical trial
Experience with data entry and cleaning
Navigating study procedures, experience with consents, reviewing eligibility criteria, reporting of safety listings, entering of data and orders into medical record system, coordination and scheduling of hospital visits and follow ups with participants and study staff
Demonstrated proficiency with medical terminology
Equal Employment Opportunity: The University of California San Francisco is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.