Position performs duties associated with the coordination and implementation of research study/projects, data collection, and the management of data generated by study protocols for the Washington University Participant Engagement and Cancer Genome Sequencing (WU-PE-CGS) program.
This position will lead the identification and recruitment of participants for the WU PE-CGS. This position will interface with the patient advocacy groups directly to identify, and consent/enroll participants. (S)he will then work with individual participants to request tissue blocks, medical records, and other clinical/meta data for completion of participant engagement. This position will also work with the clinical team for return of results and longitudinal follow-up. This position will work closely with the Clinical Research Administrator and Database Manager, as well as with the Postdoctoral Fellow, in both the PEU and EOU.
This position will be responsible for coordinating the efforts of the Participant Engagement Unit (PEU).Â The PEU will be responsible for direct participant engagement to enroll patients into the Washington University (WU) PE-CGS program. Under the direction of PIs Fields and Drake, the Research Nurse Coordinator will work to identify patients and participants to the program.Â
Primary Duties and ResponsibilitiesÂ
Works under the principal investigatorâ™s guidance to meet the research objectives of the project.
Provides direct patient care, including assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation of patients; documents, collects data, and assists physicians.
Works with staff to identify, screen, and enroll study subjects; ensures lab and data are obtained according to established protocol.
Prepares/submits event reports in adherence with study procedures, budget, and established guidelines.
Assists research associates from sponsoring organization, providing study explanations and reports as necessary.
Collects basic health information as required by protocol.
Working knowledge of techniques and methodologies used in developing, coordinating, and managing clinical research projects with working knowledge of database management, spreadsheet, and statistical analysis software.
â‹Clinical research certification or six months of clinical research experience.
Familiarity with electronic medical records.
Graduate of an accredited nursing program.
REQUIRED LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION/REGISTRATION: Current Missouri RN licensure in accordance with the Compact Act; Basic Life Support certification (Online BLS certifications, those without a skills assessment component, are not sufficient to meet the BLS requirements).
$49,800.00 - $89,700.00 / AnnuallyThe salary range reflects base salaries paid for positions in a given job grade across the University. Individual rates within the range will be determined by factors including one's qualifications and performance, equity with others in the department, market rates for positions within the same grade and department budget.
All external candidates receiving an offer for employment will be required to submit to pre-employment screening for this position. The screenings will include criminal background check and, as applicable for the position, other background checks, drug screen, an employment and education or licensure/certification verification, physical examination, certain vaccinations and/or governmental registry checks. All offers are contingent upon successful completion of required screening.
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