The Rockefeller University seeks a Clinical Research Coordinator to join Laboratory of Genome Maintenance. Fanconi anemia (FA) is the most common genetic form of aplastic anemia; a recessive disorder characterized by a progressive pancytopenia, diverse congenital abnormalities, and a predisposition to malignancy. The Clinical Research Coordinator will work directly with the Principal Investigator on all aspects of the International Fanconi Anemia Registry (IFAR), studying a large number of patients exhibiting the spectrum of diverse features of FA to address questions relating to diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment. Must participate in recruitment, enrollment, and follow-up, including medical record requests and review, data extraction, and input into a web-based application. Will regularly communicate with participants and families, as well as referring physicians, and document all encounters accordingly. The Clinical Research Coordinator will also coordinate and conduct Rockefeller University Hospital outpatient appointments as needed, and assist with IRB applications, grant writing, and communications when needed. Must continue with ongoing needs assessment and project management of online database development.
Master's degree in genetic counseling, human genetics, or nursing, required. Must have prior experience working in a research study coordination and management setting. Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills and strong organizational skills. Excellent interpersonal skills, computer skills, and an ability to multi-task are required. Must be able to work independently and collaboratively with a team. Proficient in Microsoft Suite, and willing to learn other software programs as needed.
We offer an excellent benefits package, tuition reimbursement and a competitive salary. The Rockefeller University is located on Manhattan's Upper East Side, on a 15-acre campus, along the East River (www.rockefeller.edu/views.php).
The Rockefeller University is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans.
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The Rockefeller University is a world-renowned center for research and graduate education in the biomedical sciences, chemistry, bioinformatics and physics. The university's 72 laboratories conduct both clinical and basic research and study a diverse range of biological and biomedical problems with the mission of improving the understanding of life for the benefit of humanity.