Children's Hospital Colorado Clinical Research Assistant - Down Syndrome Research - 59656 in Aurora, Colorado
Why Work at Children's....Children's Hospital Colorado has defined and delivered pediatric healthcareexcellence for more than 100 years. Founded in 1908, Children's Coloradois a leading pediatric network entirely devoted to the health and well beingof children. Continually recognized as one of the nation's outstandinghospitals by U.S. News & World Report, Children's Colorado is known bothfor its nationally and internationally recognized medical, research andeducation programs as well as the full spectrum of everyday care for kidsthroughout Colorado and surrounding states. With more than 1,000 healthcareprofessionals representing the full spectrum of pediatric specialties,Children's Colorado Network of Care includes its main campus, 16Children's Care Centers and more than 400 outreach clinics.A career at Children's Colorado will challenge you, inspire you, andmotivate you to make a difference in the life of a child.Additional InformationDepartment: Down SyndromeHours per week: 40, eligible for benefitsShift: Forty hours per week during normal business working hours,Monday-Friday (7:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.)Job OverviewThe Clinical Research Assistant is responsible for providing administrativesupport for the day-to-day operations of assigned clinical research programsand/or studies conducted by Principal Investigators (PIs) at theUniversity of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus. Performs a variety ofadministrative duties involved in the collection, compilation,documentation and review of clinical research data. Supports the achievementof research program and/or study objectives. Works under close and directsuperThis position is responsible for research study coordination, studyrecruitment, data collection, and general project support. The ClinicalResearch Assistant would continue to be housed within the Sie Center for DownSyndrome Research Team, which would provide hiring, training,investigation oversight, and day-to-day management support. The Sie Centertransfers restricted funds each year to cover operational expenses,including tResponsibilitiesPopulation Specific CareNeonate -Infancy - >30 days to 1yrToddlers - >1yr to 3yrsPre-Schoolers - >3yrs to 5yrsSchool age - >5yrs to 13yrsAdolescent - >13yrs to 18yrsAdult - >18yrs to 65yrsEssential FunctionsAn Employee in this position may be called upon to do any or all of thefollowing essential funtions. These exampls do not include all of thefunctions which the employee may be expected to perform.Assists regulatory team with Institutional Review Board (IRB) preparationand submission, including collation and preparation of documents.Screens and schedules participants in a variety of clinical research programsand/or studies. Consents subjects and/or families for registry ornon-interventional research studies.Prepares for and takes part in site initiation, monitoring, closeoutvisits, and document storage activities. Conducts and documents visits andtesting/interviews according to all regulatory and organizational protocols.Collects, prepares, processes, ships and maintains inventory of researchspecimMaintains subject level documentation and prepares documents, equipmentand/or supplies.Provides input for and assists with developing IRB related documents.Collaborates with coordinating staff to maintain appropriate documentation.Assists to identify issues related to operational efficiency and sharesresults with supervising coordinator staff and/or management.Maintains compliance with institutional requirements and policies. Maintains afamiliarity with the ethical conduct of research and safeguards needed whenconducting clinical research.Participates in sponsor-required training. Participates in team meetings.Proactively includes others in decision making and escalates issues tomanagement as necessary.Investigates incomplete, inaccurate, or missing data/documents to ensureaccuracy and completeness of data. Recognizes and reports vulnerabilitiesrelated to security of physical and electronic data.