The University of Maryland School of Medicine (UMSOM) is seeking a full-time Clinical Research Nurse to independently support the clinical research within the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences. This position will work closely with the established as well as aspiring Principal Investigators of the Department.
This is a full time position, Monday through Friday.
UMB offers a generous benefits package that includes 22 vacation days, 14 floating and observed holidays, 15 sick days; comprehensive health insurance and retirement options; and tuition remission for employees and their dependents at any of the University System of Maryland schools.
Develop and tracks work flow policies, recruitment strategy, and progress through the duration of the research study or clinical trial. Collaborate with Principal Investigators and regulatory staff in the preparation of new protocol submissions, protocol amendments, and renewals of ongoing research studies or clinical trials.
Manage interaction with subject participants including eligibility screening, recruitment, enrollment, ensuring informed consent is properly secured and documented, counseling, and obtaining patient medical history.
Manage patient care in compliance with the research study or clinical trial protocol requirements. Monitor subject condition while ensuring safety and maintaining confidentiality. Identify patient problems and make adjustments to care plans.
Serve as a patient advocate throughout the research study or clinical trial. Develop and conduct patient and family education.
Administer and implement treatment procedure or drugs, monitor and study their effects, and conduct subject medical evaluations.
Monitor activities to ensure compliance with protocols and all relevant local, federal, and state regulatory and institutional policies. Continuously educate and train personnel on compliance and protocol. Identify protocol problems, informs investigators, and assists in problem resolution efforts.
Manage complex research study or clinical trial data. Develop methods for collection, database storage, tracking, analysis, and interpretation of data.
Develop and prepare study or research related documentation such as protocol worksheets, procedural manuals, adverse event reports, case report forms, and institutional review board documents.
Review proposed study protocols to evaluate factors such as sample collection process, data management plans, and potential subject risks. Conducts quality assurance audits on data and regulatory documentation.
Attend research study or clinical trial related meetings, conferences and teleconferences, as well as participating in any additional planning and development related activities.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Education: Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing.
Experience: Three years of experience as a registered nurse with at least one year in research specialization. CICERO experience preferred.
Licensure/Certification: Registered Nurse in the State of Maryland.
Other: May consider a combination of directly related experience and education.
Hiring Range: Commensurate with education and experience.
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities, women, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with education and experience.
Internal Number: 180000O0
About University of Maryland, Baltimore
The University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) is the state’s public health, law, and human services university devoted to excellence in professional and graduate education, research, patient care, and public service. As a diverse community of outstanding faculty, staff, and students, and using state-of-the-art technological support, we educate leaders in health care delivery, biomedical science, global health, social work, and the law. We emphasize interdisciplinary education and research in an atmosphere that explicitly values civility, diversity, collaboration, teamwork, and accountability.