Nurse - Clinical Research
- Education: Bachelor's Degree
- Functional Area: Research
- Industry: Biotechnology & Pharmaceuticals
Indicate the primary responsibilities critical to the job.
Subject/Patient Database Maintenance
· SME in database query, ensures all information is entered consistently and correctly so that database is searchable with reliable information
· Assists in development and maintenance of the PCRU subject recruitment capabilities to conduct a broad range of studies
· Assists in the identification, exploration and implementation of new methods for subject recruitment to extend the panel
· May assist in the implementation of recruitment campaigns, including the design, drafting & publication of advertisements in various media.
· Maintain accuracy, accessibility, and confidentiality of volunteer records and reports
· May act as a primary contact person for new potential volunteers, responsibilities include:
- Answering incoming calls from potential volunteers responding to any methods of recruitment,
- Inform them about the unit activity, the overall recruitment process and studies,
- Enters gathered information accurately into the database;
· Must be able to process new requests from different media (Internet platform and others).
· Contacts volunteers already listed in the database for proactive engagement, answers questions about the clinical trial process. Inform potential volunteers on the next steps and/or scheduled appointments and how to reach the clinical research unit.
Recruitment and Screening Activities (overseen by Supervisor)
· Provide support to internal clinical research staff in the pre-selection of subjects for eligibility using protocol inclusion/exclusion criteria;
· Communicate protocol requirements to study subjects and patients calling to inquire about specific studies;
· May create and manage various communication methods to subjects, including but not limited to letters, text messaging, and mailings;
· Manage subject phone calls including scheduling/rescheduling of appointments;
· Responsible for meeting timelines required for filling specific study screenings and for filling cohorts and groups for dosing.
· Provides training to less experienced phone screen staff when needed and demonstrates ability to problem solve.
· Maintains a positive and professional attitude to the subject population, understanding they are the first contact subjects have with the CRU;
· Track phone call metrics from sources of advertising so that advertising strategies can be decided based on what is most effective;
· May write and update recruitment related documents for subject use as appropriate
· Communicate protocol requirements to study subjects and contribute to compliance
· Demonstrate positive attitude to the subject population to ensure subject’s trust in clinical research
Support Clinical Trials (under responsibility of the Principal Investigator)
· Assist in the conduct of clinical trials in the PCRU
· May obtain signed informed consent from candidate trial-subjects
· May assist in staff scheduling as appropriate
· May assist in the data management/cleaning activities for assigned protocols
· Identify new options to problem solving and execution of the protocol
· Document individual subject’s participation while involved in study activities
· Responsible for recording study data, maintaining source documentation, and updating subject database, not only specific to study participation
· Participate in community outreach efforts
· Assist in development and maintenance of social media presence including managing all website updates (managing ads, posting new content etc.)
· Assist in the increase of the unit awareness
· Participate in PCRU teams to accomplish business needs and resolve issues
· Ensure data collection of high quality and transfer to relevant departments
· Ability to take over and manage other specific projects
· Participate in the communication and study related meetings
· Ensure clinical trials are conducted in accordance with scientific, medical, and ethical principles, within regulatory requirements/guidelines, and SOPs
· May participate in the different administrative parts related to the execution of Phase I clinical studies.
· Support ongoing capture and analysis of metrics to demonstrate value and increase productivity
· 40 hour position; includes some weekend and evening hours;
· Represents the PCRU on global initiatives as subject matter expert, as appropriate
· May participate in the communication and study related meetings
· May participate in the different financial matters, including purchasing/orders management, contact with suppliers, budgets set up and management, monthly expenses justification, bank account management, payment of subjects
· May act as a receptionist.
· Supports ongoing capture and analysis of metrics to demonstrate value and increase productivity
· Participates in the creation and implementation of global and local SOPs
QUALIFICATIONS / SKILLS
Indicate qualifications and skills that are necessary for performance of responsibilities including: education, relevant experience, licenses, certifications and other job-related technical and managerial skills.
· Licensed Practical Nurse, or related discipline, required
· Health care practice experience/training with valid license, preferred
· Minimum of 3 years’ experience in a clinical setting
· Bachelor’s Degree strongly preferred
· BLS certification
· Proficiency in using MS Office tools suite (Excel, Word, etc.)
· Understanding of local regulatory requirements (e.g., ICH, GCP)
· Understanding of the drug development process
· Spanish language fluency strongly preferred
· Excellent written and verbal communication skills
· Excellent computer skills
· Excellent customer service and professionalism.
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