The Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology has an immediate need for a full time Clinical Subjects Coordinator to oversee one newly initiated observational study and one recently initiated clinical trial in the area of liver cirrhosis. The role will involve cognitive testing, speech assessment, and biospecimen collection and analysis, among other research maintenance activities. The coordinator will be supervised by one PI and work with a team of other study coordinators. Studies are sponsored by the University, a GI society, and an industry sponsor.
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What Benefits can you Look Forward to?
- Excellent medical, dental and vision coverage effective on your very first day
- Retirement Savings Opportunities
- Consent and recruit patients in clinic, by phone, and by email
- Administer survey questionnaires as well as assessments of speech and cognitive function
- Coordinate each patient’s study participation from enrollment to completion
- Liaise with other research groups both at U-M and beyond to ensure seamless study progress
- Contribute to the design and maintenance of databases, along with routine data entry into those databases and various spreadsheets
- Analyze cross-sectional and longitudinal study data at various points throughout the study
- Submit IRB applications, prepare IRB documents, and provide continuing reviews
- Supervise research students who will assist with clerical data and subject recruitment
- Management of biospecimens
Bachelor's degree and two years of experience in clinical research including patient recruitment, data management, and IRB applications is necessary.
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