Full-time, Paid, Clinical Research Coordinator, Brain Injury

April 29, 2022

Fri., March 18

The Brain Injury Research Center of Mount Sinai (BIRC-MS)

Position Description
The Brain Injury Research Center of Mount Sinai (BIRC-MS) is seeking a Clinical Research Coordinator. Preference will be given to individuals who will be available for two years. Opportunities for promotion and job growth exist for those who are interested in developing a career in clinical research.

Responsibilities include:

  • Assisting in the activities related to clinical research studies including but not limited to: answering phone calls, screening participants for eligibility, registering subjects with sponsoring agency, administering questionnaires or cognitive tests
  • Obtaining informed consent and educate participants regarding study requirements
  • Leading the data collection in clinical research studies this includes but is not limited to screening, clinical data collection, neuropsychological test administration, and other standardized testing
  • Administering and score a range of neuropsychological, intellectual, and psychological assessment instruments
  • Recruiting and developing relationships with community organization
  • Ensuring participant retention throughout all studies
  • Assisting on new grants, protocols and human subjects approvals across multiple study sites; prepare and submit grant progress reports (quarterly, yearly)Prepare new protocol submissions, protocol amendments, and renewals of ongoing research studies
  • Summarizing data gathered in clinical research studies (e.g., run basic descriptive statistics on study data)
  • Creating study databases using simple systems (e.g., REDCap, Survey Monkey), assist in data capture, data extraction and simple analysis
  • Developing, maintaining, and implementing procedures for data entry, data cleaning, documentation and other related tasks; Identify and recommend solutions to data management issues
  • Maintaining knowledge of the current regulations and technologies related to data management

Position Requirements

  • At least a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology or related field
  • Experience working with human subjects regulatory offices, and with grants and contracts offices
  • Prior experience with grant management, progress reporting, and oversight of federally funded grants
  • Excellent database management skills
  • Proficiency in Windows Suite programs (Excel, Word, Access, Publisher)
  • Proficiency in Google Drive programs (Sheets, Pages, Slides, etc.)
  • Excellent analytic, troubleshooting, organizational and time management skills
  • Familiarity with Trello Software (web-based project management application) a plus
  • Proficiency with REDCap, eRAP, Endnote a plus

Time Commitment