Title:  Research Coordinator I

Division:  Pediatrics
Schedule:  Monday - Friday, 10 hours per week
Work Location:  Texas Medical Center, Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $7,036
FLSA Status:  Nonexempt
Requisition ID:  2951
Job Purpose

Coordinates day-to-day activities of research protocols which include screening, enrollment, and monitoring of research participants. Ensures accurate data collection, documentation, organization and safety of research participants.

This is a part-time position, approximately 10 hours per week.


Job Duties
  • Interview, screen and recruit patients for study. Explains process and procedures to educate participant regarding the research study.
  • Collect patient information.
  • Process, document and enter information into a database.
  • Collect, process, ship, and maintain paperwork for blood, saliva and/or biological specimens according to procedures outlined in study protocol.*Employees may be required to receive on the job training of phlebotomy and EKGs/ECGs prior to performing on study participants.
  • Maintain records and regulatory documents and records for research studies.
  • Schedule research participant for tests and procedures, such as laboratory tests, x-rays, and other studies specific for the research protocol.
  • Retrieve and submit test results to appropriate party.
  • May correspond with patient throughout study.
Minimum Qualifications
  • Required: High school diploma or GED.
  • Required: Three years of relevant experience. 
  • None required.
Preferred Qualifications
  • Preferred: Bachelor's degree in a related field.
  • Working Conditions and Occupational Risks: Work is located in busy patient clinics, hospitals, office areas, and/or laboratories where there are potential exposures to blood borne pathogens (blood &/or other potentially infectious materials), drugs, chemicals, radiation, and physical hazards. Patient interaction and interaction with other employees is required.
  • Requires effective communication skills, both orally and in writing.
  • Prior experience with computer spreadsheets and database management.






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