Title:  Research Coordinator III

Division:  Medicine
Schedule:  Monday - Friday, 8 am - 5 pm
Work Location:  Texas Medical Center, Houston, TX
Salary Range:  Hiring up to $53,021
FLSA Status:  Exempt
Requisition ID:  3988

The Section of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism at Baylor College of Medicine supports a robust biomedical research base, covering a broad range of diseases and conditions and four areas of focus within the section's Diabetes Research Center: Human research in diabetes, metabolism and nutrition; pathobiology and pathophysiology of diabetes and its complications; lipid, glucose and energy homeostasis at the molecular level; and molecular endocrinology.
We have an immediate opening for an experienced Research Coordinator III to join our growing team conducting ground-breaking translational research. We foster a positive, team-based work environment founded on integrity, inclusion, collaboration and mutual respect.  We are seeking enthusiastic candidates who are passionate about clinical research and providing compassionate patient interaction.
We invite you to learn more about our research.

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. May supervise other research staff.

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
  • Education Required: Bachelor's degree in a related field. Four years of related experience may substitute for degree requirement.
  • Experience Required: Two years of relevant experience.
  • Certification/Licenses/Registration: None Required.





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