Full-time, Paid, Clinical Research Coordinator, Lupus Research
January 23, 2020
The Mary Kirkland Center for Lupus Research at the Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) is seeking a Clinical Research Coordinator starting in May/June 2020. The coordinator will be responsible for both the clinical research projects of the physician-in-chief (Dr. Mary K Crow) and the clinical trials of the co-director of the Center (Dr. Kyriakos Kirou), both of whom study the diseases of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE, or lupus) and lupus nephritis.
Patient screening and recruitment into clinical trials
Collecting and organizing patient data
Managing regulatory data
Submitting reports to the Institutional Review Board
Patient sample management in a general data base
Interacting with pharmaceutical representatives to coordinate industry-sponsored clinical trials
Working closely with nurses and physicians to identify patients suitable for research studies
Managing ongoing projects
Processing of blood samples
Background in a science or health-related field
Strong organizational and communication skills
Experience with Word, Excel and data entry
Previous experience with data management, lab work, logistical management and/or patient interaction a plus
Full-time (40 hours per week), with a minimum commitment of two years preferred, starting May/June 2020.
Please email a cover letter, addressed to Dr. Kirou, a resume, and an unofficial transcript to Mary Peng, with the subject line "Application for CRC position."