JOB DESCRIPTION: Handles or assists with administrative activities associated with the conduct of clinical trials. Maintains data pertaining to research projects, completes source documents/case report forms, and performs data entry. Assists with patient recruitment. Attends study meetings. Orders and maintains equipment and supplies. Reviews medical records and/or conducts screenings for recruitment of study participants, performs interviews and QOL questionnaires. Collects study specimen according to protocol which may include phlebotomy, processing, and preparation for shipping. Coordinates services, schedules procedures, creates and maintains case packages, and monitors charges. Assists with quality assurance and tracks regulatory submissions. Performs related responsibilities as required.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Two years of college in a scientific, health related, or business administration program or licensed as a practical nurse and one year of administrative support or licensed practical nursing experience, or equivalent combination of experience, education, and training. DATE CREATED/MODIFIED/REVIEWED: 07/05/06 AMM
Coordinates and conducts clinical or research activities related to the psychological evaluation and treatment of patients or research participants. Provides psychological, physiological and/or behavioral assessments of patients. Administers a variety of neuropsychological tests to assess areas such as cognitive functioning, academic skills, personality and emotional development, and behavior. Develops ideas to facilitate research studies and proposes ideas for new research studies. Recruits, screens, and conducts clinical evaluations of potential participants. Assists in determining their eligibility to participate in clinical trials. Collects, compiles and analyzes data related to various psychological or behavioral studies. Extracts statistical data and prepares reports. Conducts interviews and schedules regular visits with study participants and their caregivers. May dispense medication in compliance with research protocols. Maintains required documentation. Attends and participates in regular administrative and clinical staff meetings. Conducts education or informational presentations for targeted audiences. May present study findings at conferences. Performs related responsibilities as required.