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University of Colorado - Colorado Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute

Professional Research Assistant

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 full time Professional Research Assistant (Clinical Research Coordinator) provides regulatory, study coordination, and data collection/entry support for the Clinical Research Support Team (CReST). CReST is part of Colorado Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute. CReST provides support to clinical investigators for all activities related to the successful conduct of clinical research, from study start-up through close out. This is the cornerstone to translate basic science knowledge into clinically useful treatment for patients.

Examples of Work Performed:

* Acts as primary contact for study sponsor representatives and study subjects for assigned research studies
* Assures adherence to all research standards as set forth by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP), University of Colorado Hospital, University of Colorado Denver (UCD), and other pertinent regulatory agencies.
* Collaborates with and relays timely information to investigators, study staff, and CReST Leadership
* Reviews protocol inclusion/exclusion criteria, and confirms study eligibility.
* Conducts the informed consent process, and insures that it is properly documented.
* Recruits prospective participants and conducts data collection visits for multiple clinical studies. Familiarizes potential participants with the details of the study through phone contacts and in-person interviews.
* Assures protocol compliance and completes necessary records.
* Accurately enters source data into Case Report Form (CRF) or study database in a timely manner. Reviews records after each visit for completeness and accuracy. Maintains participant research files
* Works with manager to coordinate scheduling of participants, track subject participation and participate in monitoring visits.
* Recognizes adverse events and serious events and promptly notifies appropriate parties.
* Assists with processing bills and/or answering billing questions related to procedures performed for participants enrolled in clinical studies
* Other duties as assigned by manager

Salary and Benefits:

The hiring salary for this position is $35,000 to $58,000 commensurate with skills and experience. The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located at Employee Services.

The University of Colorado Denver is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our faculty, staff, students and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct background investigations for all prospective employees.

The Immigration Reform and Control Act requires that verification of employment eligibility be documented for all new employees by the end of the third day of work. Alternative formats of this ad are available upon request for persons with disabilities.

Your total compensation goes beyond the number on your paycheck. The University of Colorado provides generous leave, health plans and retirement contributions that add to your bottom line.

Benefits: https://www.cu.edu/employee-services/benefits.

Total Compensation Calculator: https://www.cu.edu/employee-services/total-compensation

Diversity and Equity:

Please click here for information on disability accommodations: http://www.ucdenver.edu/about/departments/HR/jobs/Pages/JobsatCUDenver.aspx

The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and administrative staff. The university strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication and understanding. We encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.

Minimum Qualifications:

* Bachelor of Science or equivalent life sciences degree
* At least 2 years clinical research coordination experience

* Experience with Industry and Investigator-initiated clinical trials

* Proficiency in all Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint)

* Superior communication and organizational skills

Preferred Qualifications:

* Epic EMR experience

* Certified Clinical Research Professional (CCRP) or Certified Clinical Research Coordinator (CCRC) certification

* Bi-lingual (Spanish & English)

About University of Colorado

University of Colorado Hospital is the Rocky Mountain region's leading academic hospital, which means it is always among the first - and sometimes is the first - to bring new treatments to the bedside. UCH has long been recognized as one of the United States' best hospitals by U.S. News & World Report and independent ratings agencies like HealthGrades, the American Nurse Credentialing Association and University HealthSystems Consortium. Though its practitioners provide care at many satellite clinics throughout Colorado, the hospital itself is based at the Anschutz Medical Campus in Aurora, Co. It shares some of the most beautiful, advanced health care facilities anywhere with the physicians of the renowned, research-rich University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine.

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