The Research Coordinator is responsible for all activities associated with conducting a clinical research study. Responsibilities include communicating with study sponsors, participating in the planning and executing of research projects, interfacing with the primary investigator, statistical reporting, assisting with creating study budgets, assessing patients for appropriateness of study participation, submitting all forms, protocols and consents to the IRB, obtaining and preparing specimens and working closely with the clinic's comprehensive team.
Areas of Direct Responsibility
Communicate with study sponsors, primary investigators as required by the needs of the study and work closely with the comprehensive team, including the genetic counselor and risk management personnel.
Coordination of the trial participants covering informed consent, screening and inclusion of the subjects adhering to safety and compliance issues.
Assess patients for inclusion, exclusion criteria, and appropriateness of study participation.
Maintain complete records for each study in an organized manner that meets regulatory criteria.
Coordinate and submit all necessary forms, protocols and consents to IRB.
Perform venipuncture, preparation of specimens, handling, packaging, shipping of hazardous materials to the appropriate sites.
Minimum 2 years of research coordinator experience.
BSN/RN preferred, but not required.
Excellent interpersonal skills to manage effectively with patients, physicians, and sponsors.
Meticulous attention to detail.
Ability work independently to set and meet deadlines, reliable and punctual.
Ability to be an effective member of the research team to assist coworkers as needed.
Computer program proficiency (e.g. data collection, electronic medical records, and Microsoft Office).
The Indiana Hemophilia and Thrombosis Center, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
The Indiana Hemophilia & Thrombosis Center was established in 1998 by Amy D. Shapiro, M.D., the center's co-medical director and pediatric hematologist, and Anne Greist, M.D., the center's co-medical director and adult hematologist. The center is located at the St. Vincent Hospital campus in Indianapolis, Indiana. Patient care, research and education are the focus of the center. Yet at the heart o...f all we do is patient care, as our mission statement indicates.
The Indiana Hemophilia & Thrombosis Center (IHTC) is committed to providing the highest quality comprehensive services and holistic care to patients with bleeding, clotting, and other hematologic disorders, and to their families.