Title:  Research Coordinator I

Division:  Pediatrics
Schedule:  Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Work Location:  McAllen, TX
Salary Range:  $33,770 - $45,000
FLSA Status:  Nonexempt
Requisition ID:  11762

Summary

The Vannie E. Cook Jr. Children's Cancer and Hematology Clinic in McAllen, TX is seeking a full-time Research Coordinator. The position will entail recruitment, screening, enrollment and monitoring of research participants.

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.

Job Duties

  • Interviews, screen and recruits patients for study; explains process and procedures to educate participant regarding the research study.
  • Ensure research protocol objectives are being met and research activities meet institutional and regulatory standards.
  • Collects patient information; processes documents and enters information into a database.
  • May collect, process, ship, and maintain paperwork for blood and/or biological specimens according to procedures outlined in study protocol.
  • Employees may be required to receive on the job training of phlebotomy and other duties associated with needs of the study participants.
  • May perform venipuncture (blood draws) and obtain vital signs on study participants.
  • Maintains records and regulatory documents and records for research studies.
  • Schedules research participant for tests and procedures such as laboratory tests, x-rays, and other studies specific for the research protocol.
  • Organizes study research documents following specific protocol guidelines.
  • May correspond with patients throughout study. Work in a team environment with faculty and other staff members to ensure protocol objectives are being met.
  • Performs other job duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

  • High School diploma or GED.
  • Three years of relevant experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field.

 

 

Baylor College of Medicine requires employees to be fully vaccinated -subject to approved exemptions-against vaccine-preventable diseases including, but not limited to, COVID-19 and influenza.

 

Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.

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