As one of the nation’s leading pediatric health care systems, Nemours is committed to providing all children with their best chance to grow up healthy. We offer integrated, family-centered care to more than 300,000 children each year in our pediatric hospitals, specialty clinics and primary care practices in Delaware, Florida, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Nemours strives to ensure a healthier tomorrow for all children – even those who may never enter our doors – through our world-changing research, education and advocacy efforts. At Nemours, our Associates help us deliver on the promise we make to every family we have the privilege of serving: to treat their child as if they were our own.
The Center for Healthcare Delivery Science (CHDS) at Nemours Pediatric Healthcare System at the Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children (AIDHC) is seeking a full-time Clinical Research Coordinator (CRC). The CHDS is a research center across the Nemours system, directed by Anne E. Kazak, Ph.D., ABPP. This position, with an anticipated start date in January 2020, is based in Wilmington, Delaware, at AIDHC working with Dr. J. J. Cutuli.
The Coordinator will be involved with community-engaged research related to resilience among children, youth, and families who experience high levels of psychosocial risk. The CRC will be responsible for coordinating, implementing and completing research functions associated with studies in the CHDS. Essential duties include engaging community partners, coordinating IRB submissions, recruiting study participants, obtaining informed consent, interacting with patients and parents related to research projects, scheduling and conducting study procedures, collecting and recording study data, maintaining study records and participating in data collection, analysis, and the preparation of manuscripts, reports and grants. The CRC will participate in community-partnership research and will need to regularly travel to sites in Delaware, Philadelphia, PA, and Camden, NJ.
Minimum of a bachelor’s degree in psychology, public health, or a related discipline.
Previous research experience, including interviewing, required.
Must be able to effectively use Microsoft computer software, SPSS, and REDCap.
Must be able to coordinate and establish priorities among diverse tasks.
Effective verbal and written communication skills required.
Bilingual (English/Spanish) communication skills strongly preferred.
Must have reliable transportation to sites in Delaware, Philadelphia, and Camden, NJ.
Women, people of color, and residents of Wilmington, Philadelphia, and Camden, NJ, are especially encouraged to apply.
Send resume and cover letter outlining your qualifications and experience, including contact information for two references to Dana Berger (Dana.Berger@nemours.org). AIDHC is an Equal Employment Opportunity Facility and does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity or gender.
Our dedication to professionals who are dedicated to children frequently earns Nemours a spot on the list of top workplaces in the communities we serve. Our Associates enjoy comprehensive benefits, including our unique “Bridge to a Healthy Future” pediatric health plan, an integrated wellness program, opportunities for professional growth, and much more. As an equal opportunity employer, Nemours focuses on the best-qualified applicants for our openings.
Nemours is committed to improving the health of children. As a non-profit children’s health organization, we consider the health of every child to be a sacred trust. Through family-centered care in our children’s hospitals and clinics in Delaware, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Florida, as well as world-changing research, education and advocacy, Nemours fulfills the promise of a healthier tomorrow for all children — even those who may never enter our doors. Nemours began more than 70 years ago with the vision of Alfred I. duPont to improve the lives of children and to do whatever it takes to prevent and treat even the most disabling childhood conditions. Today, through our children’s hospitals and health system, we directly care for 250,000 children annually in Delaware Valley and Florida, including families who travel from across the country and world to see our specialists — treating every child as we would our own. We also reach beyond the walls of our hospitals and clinics to be a voice for children on a national and international level, and to lead the way in prevention, intervention, education, and research. Nemours is growing to better serve the children and families in our ca...re. We have 1.1 million square feet of space currently devoted to providing children’s healthcare or under construction, all designed with significant input and advice from our patients and families.