Title:  Research Coordinator I

Division:  Obstetrics and Gynecology
Schedule:  Monday to Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Work Location:  Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $28,710 to $38,830
FLSA Status:  Nonexempt
Requisition ID:  12369


The Fetal Center Research team works in collaboration with Texas Children's Hospital Pavilion for Women. Our main focus is on fetal intervention clinical trials. We are seeking a full-time research coordinator to work on sponsor-investigator trials and multi-center collaborative research projects. We are looking for someone who can work in a fast-paced multi-disciplinary environment and is detailed oriented. The primary role of the Research Coordinator I is to coordinate the day to day activities of research protocols which includes screening, enrollment, and monitoring of research participants, ensuring accurate data collection, documentation, organization and safety of research participants.

Job Duties

  • Assists the investigator in the overall conduct of clinical trials as assigned in the Fetal Center at Texas Children's Pavilion for Women.
  • Ensures the conduct of assigned studies is in accordance with good clinical practice, federal regulations, and institutional policies. Communicates verbally and in writing as needed or as requested by the principal investigator of the study.
  • Conducts research subject recruitment, screening, and enrollment.
  • Conducts subject interviews to evaluate eligibility and continued participation in the study.
  • Participates in subject consent process.
  • Collects patient information. Processes, documents, and enters information into a study database.
  • Collaborates with physicians, mid-level practitioners, nurses, and data managers to document patient care.
  • May Collect, process, ship, and maintain paperwork for blood and/or biological specimens according to procedures outlined in study protocol.
  • Maintains records and regulatory documents and records for research studies in accordance with FDA and IRB guidelines.
  • Prepares study related tools and assist principal investigator in reviewing treatment and visit order sets.
  • Schedules research participants for visits specific to the research protocol.
  • Interacts with sponsors and/or coordinating sites as required to facilitate protocol activities and maintains current study documents.
  • Performs research related procedures as required (e.g.: blood draw, ECG, EEG, Questionnaires and rating scales).
  • Assists in reviewing protocol documents, including abstracts, text, and informed consent for relevant information.
  • Attends meetings and phone conferences regarding new and current protocols.
  • Maintains and organizes inventory of study supplies and equipment.

Minimum Qualifications

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

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field.



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