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Clinical Research Coordinator KU

The University of Kansas Cancer Center

March 26, 2021
The University of Kansas Cancer Center is seeking a Clinical Research Coordinator to work collaboratively with multidisciplinary teams, research and hospital staff to recruit, screen, educate, and assist in the overall clinical study coordination of clinical research. The Clinical Research Coordinator will manage clinical research studies by coordinating and participating in a variety of complex activities involved in the collection, compilation, documentation and analysis of clinical research data. Monitor participants’ progress including documenting and reporting adverse events. Participate in periodic quality assurance audits of protocols. The University of Kansas Cancer Center is the region's only National Cancer Institute-designated cancer center where patients gain access to the most promising therapies, cutting-edge clinical trials and world class research.

Position Responsibilities: • Under the direction of the principal investigator, recruit and educate potential patients for and evaluate potential patient eligibility for clinical trials. • Maintain source documents and submit case report forms (CRFs) as required for clinical trials. Recognize and report adverse events/serious adverse events to the Principal Investigator, FDA, and sponsors. • Perform study procedures, as outlined in the protocol and within state and institutional scope of practice. • Assist clinical staff with sample collection, processing, handling, and shipping as outlined in the protocol and within institutional/KUMC policy. Ensure adequate study supplies are being maintained.

Position Requirements: • Education: Associate degree plus two years related work experience OR an equivalent combination of relevant post-secondary education and work experience that equals at least 4 years. • Experience: Basic understanding of regulations governing clinical research (CFR, GCP, HIPAA). Solid understanding of statutes and guidelines relevant to regulatory affairs in clinical research. Knowledgeable of study budgets, contracts and grant applications. • Skills: Excellent communication, writing, organizational and presentation skills. Ability to effectively interact with multidisciplinary teams including physicians, administrative staff. Ability to recognize competing priorities and deadlines and seek guidance in management of these where needed. The ability to read, speak and write Spanish is preferred.

KU Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disability status, or genetic information.

We offer competitive salaries and excellent Kansas state employee benefits!

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