BENEFITS: UMB offers a generous benefits package that includes 10 vacation days, 11 personal and holidays, 5 sick days; comprehensive health insurance and supplemental retirement options; and limited tuition remission for employees enrolled at UMB.
Will serve as the direct point of contact for sponsors, research staff, study participants, and clinical support personnel.
Will conduct and adhere to applicable regulations, good clinical practices, and ensure study protocols compliance.
Coordinates and communicates directly with the Principle Investigator, study participants, and sponsors to initiate and manage research studies and protocols, including initiation of study protocols, and IRB.
Recruits, screens, and evaluates potential participants.
Develops recruitment strategies and advises participants of risks and benefits and secures informed consent.
Monitors activities to ensure compliance with protocols and all relevant local, federal, and state regulatory and institutional policies.
Files forms for Human, the Office of Research and Development, or other campus entities.
Collection and management of study or trial data. Tracks, reports, and maintains study data and regulatory study documentation. Provide updates on study activities.
Obtain/process blood samples as necessary and collects information through interviews, questionnaires, test results, and charts.
Performs other job related duties as assigned
Education: High School Diploma or GED. Experience: Four years directly related experience in a medical/research setting.
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Excellent organizational skills, detail-oriented, meticulous and accurate, completes tasks on-time, good interpersonal skills, ability to work with others, ability to handle multiple tasks and manage workload based on project timelines and priorities.
Capable of interacting pleasantly and positively with others to meet expectations, and provide follow up.
General knowledge of patient care, treatment planning and assessments.
Possesses knowledge of position requirements and is able to perform the job in compliance with all requirements, regulations, and laws.
Ability to understand and employ scientific and medical terminology.
Ability to obtain knowledge and meet the needs of UMB policies and practices for Institutional Review and Human Protections.
Ability to understand and employ good clinical research practices and maintain high standards with the work being performed.
Accepts personal responsibility for all outcomes; makes effective and timely decisions; maintains productivity, and learns how to effectively use technology.
Continuously seeks to improve knowledge and the quality of services and processes.
Ability to successfully communicate both verbal and in writing.
Ability to write and present information, ideas, and thoughts in a clear and concise method.
Ability to understand written information, listen attentively, as well as pick up on verbal and non-verbal cues.
Ability to work well with others and demonstrates professional, ethical, respectful, and courteous behavior when interacting with others.
Capable of interacting pleasantly and positively with other to meet customer expectations and to provide follow up with customers.
Ability to work on multiple tasks, projects, and clinical studies in various stages of development.
Ability to implement tactically and methodically to resolve problems and make informed decisions.
Ability to utilizing relevant computer and clinical applications.
Internal Number: 180001LE
About University of Maryland, Baltimore
University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) currently has openings for a Research Study Coordinator to join Division of Vascular Surgery. Under supervision, the position will be responsible for oversight and coordination of multiple research protocols within the division of Vascular Surgery.