Title:  Research Coordinator III

Division:  Surgery
Schedule:  Monday - Friday; 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Work Location:  Texas Medical Center, Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $40,785-$50,000
FLSA Status:  Exempt
Requisition ID:  2402
Job Purpose

Work closely with PI (Dr. Atif Iqbal) to submit, maintain and coordinate activities under biorepository and clinical trial protocols.  Position will screen and consent eligible subjects, collect data and specimens under internally supported as well as federal and industry sponsored projects. Position will adhere to principles of good clinical practice and serve as valuable resource for a growing colorectal cancer research program.

Job Duties
  • Interviews, screen and recruits patients for study; explains process and procedures to educate participant regarding the research study.
  • Collects patient information; processes documents and enters information into a database. May perform Venipuncture (blood draws), EKGs/ECG’s and obtain vital signs on study participants.
  • 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 EKGs/ECGs prior to performing 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.
  • Retrieves and submits test results to appropriate party.
  • May correspond with patient throughout study.
  • Orders supplies and equipment.
Minimum Qualifications


  • Required: Bachelor's degree in a related field. Four years of related experience may substitute for degree requirement.


  • Required: Two years of relevant experience.


  • None required.





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