University of Colorado Clinical Trial Coordinator in Aurora, Colorado

University of Colorado – School of Medicine

*Clinical Trial Coordinator *

The University of Colorado Denver l Anschutz Medical Campus seeks individuals with demonstrated commitment to creating an inclusive learning and working environment. We value the ability to engage effectively with students, faculty and staff of diverse backgrounds.

The Division of Renal Diseases and Hypertension has an opening for a professional research assistant (PRA). This full-time position will help coordinate various research projects and clinical trials for the Renal Clinical Trial Office.

This position requires an enthusiasm for medical research and knowledge of or interest in kidney disease or kidney transplants. The candidate will be self-directed, detail-oriented and adaptable in a fast-paced research environment involving multiple industry-sponsored pharmaceutical, NIH and investigator-initiated research studies. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills are required. Working outside normal business hours may be required. The main duties and responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Collaborating with principal investigators and sub-investigators to enroll clinical trial patients

  • Screening, consenting and enrolling study participants

  • Collecting, processing, shipping and/or storing samples for research

  • Conducting study visits, including participant interviews and data collection

  • Medication compliance tracking and coordinating protocol procedures

  • Timely processing of paperwork for adverse drug reactions and other serious adverse events

  • Patient education and follow-up, including scheduling visits and making phone calls as needed

  • Routine meetings with monitors to reconcile data management issues

  • Compliance with all institutional policies and clinical trial regulations for best practices in research

  • Abstracting data from patient charts and electronic medical records

  • Performing data entry into research databases

  • Organization and management of research files and supplies

  • Work collaboratively and help with periodic cross-coverage of other coordinators in our office

  • Take on-call hours at least one full week per month

_Supervision Received_

The PRA will work under the direction of the manager for the Renal Division Clinical Trial Office.

_Supervision Exercised_

None. This position will not supervise others.

_Minimum Qualifications_

The minimum requirement for this position is a bachelor's degree, or equivalent experience.

_Preferred Qualifications_

Basic knowledge of medical terminology. Previous work coordinating clinical trials. Phlebotomy certification. ACRP or SoCRA certification as a clinical research coordinator. A Registered Nurse may be hired for this position at the level of Senior PRA.

_Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities_

Excellent written and oral communication skills. Excellent organization, analytical, and interpersonal skills. Attention to detail. Demonstrated ability to work under pressure, the ability to multitask and a willingness to learn and comply with relevant laws, rules, regulations and policies.

_Salary Range_

The starting salary for this position is $38,000 and up, and is commesurate with skills and experience.

Job: *Faculty

Organization: *H0001 -- Anschutz Medical Campus

Title: Clinical Trial Coordinator

Location: Aurora

Requisition ID: 15498