Clinical Research Coordinator II (Multiple Vacancies)
Location: New Brunswick, New Jersey
Internal Number: 207220
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is seeking a Clinical Research Coordinator II for the Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Hypertension at the Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.
This position involves the management and oversight of multiple Cardiology research studies under the guidance of the Principal Investigator. Responsibilities include overseeing study protocols, completing necessary documentation, analyzing study data, and preparing reports. This is an exceptional opportunity to contribute to groundbreaking research and have a meaningful impact on improving patient outcomes. The Research Coordinator collaborates with departmental leadership and research staff to coordinate all aspects of clinical research studies in various therapeutic areas. They independently coordinate assigned clinical research protocols from national research agencies and pharmaceutical corporations, ensuring patient screening, recruitment, protocol implementation, data collection, and submission to the Institutional Review Board (IRB).
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Carefully collect, compile and document clinical research data according to the study protocol and sponsor guidelines.
Maintain documentation according to protocols, standard operating procedures, and FDA requirements.
Perform administrative tasks for the clinical research department including filing, appointment scheduling, phone follow ups, mailings, supply inventory, investigational product inventory etc.
Screen patients to identify eligible study candidates through chart review, patient interviews, discussions with practice doctors, and other methods.
Facilitate enrollment of eligible patients by working closely with physicians and staff.
Explain studies to eligible candidates, answer questions, and obtain written consent as delegated by the study PI and/or Research Director.
Minimum Education and Experience:
The candidate must possess a Bachelor's Degree in relevant field plus 2 years of clinical research experience as a Clinical Research Coordinator, with expertise in patient recruitment, pre-screening, consenting, retention, activation, regulatory compliance, and data management.
This role requires strong organizational and prioritization skills, as the coordinator will be responsible for managing 4 to 5 concurrent trials.
City: New Brunswick
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
Physical Demands: Standing, sitting, walking, talking or hearing. No special vision requirements. Lifting (up to 25 pounds).
Work Environment: Laboratory environment. Moderate noise
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.