The Department of Pediatrics, Division of Adolescent Medicine and Sports Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine/Texas Children’s Hospital (TCH) is seeking a research coordinator to join our program. To coordinate day-to-day activities of research protocols and help collect data toward the development of grant proposals for the Division of Adolescent Medicine & Sports Medicine, to ensure accurate data collection, documentation, and management, and safety of research participants.
10% Interviews, screens, and recruits patients for studies, explains process and procedures to educate participants regarding research studies, consents participants following regulatory guidelines.
10% Collects patient information in a confidential manner; processes documents and enters information into a database or extracts from existing databases. May obtain vital signs or conduct other non-invasive patient-related procedures.
10% Schedules research participants for data collection, administers surveys, manages returned survey and audio-recorded interviews, including transcriptions.
7% Conducts literature searches and creates annotated bibliographies.
5% Conducts regular searches for funding opportunities and distributes to faculty, may extract key information first.
5% Coordinates patient/participant compensation.
5% Maintains records and regulatory documents and records for research studies.
5% Schedules research meetings.
5% Helps develop manuscripts, conference abstracts, and conference presentations.
3% May be required to obtain additional software training.
4% Performs other job duties as assigned.
1% Orders supplies and equipment.
Bachelor's degree in a related field. Four years of related experience may substitute for degree requirement.
One year of relevant experience.
Master's degree in a related field.
Experience recruiting participants for clinical research, conducting literature searches, and strong interpersonal and organizational skills.
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