Full-time, Paid, Clinical Research Coordinator, Orthopedic and Plastic Surgery

June 21, 2021

Mon., May 10 

Brigham and Women’s Hospital Amputation Research Program

Position Description
Brigham and Women’s Hospital Amputation Research Program is seeking a clinical research coordinator to conduct clinical research on a cutting-edge surgical procedure developed by Dr. Matt Carty of Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Dr. Hugh Herr of MIT.

Responsibilities include:

  • Orienting new and potential subjects to our clinical trials
  • Shepherding enrolled patients through the various study-related encounters. This may also include assisting patients with insurance-related issues and travel arrangements
  • Administering questionnaires regarding limb function and quality of life 
  • Serving as a liaison between subjects and PI/program manager and between subjects and other hospital administrative staff 
  • Participating in subject clinic visits and procedures 
  • Collecting and maintaining patient information and study data
  • Maintaining subjects’ records and researching study regulatory documentation 
  • Performing research billing activities
  • Assisting with compliance with the Partners IRB and other federal and institutional guidelines 
  • Managing daily clinical research protocols, as assigned 
  • Coordinating study activities, transfer of information, and other necessary study related items between multiple study sites (WR/MIT) and regulatory bodies 
  • Ensuring proper communication between different disciplines participating in the research. Organizing meetings, dinners, etc.

Position Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree required
  • Demonstrated interest in clinical research
  • Experience with Microsoft Office suite, REDCap, and basic computer literacy skills
  • Excellent interpersonal, organizational, and oral and written communication skills
  • Careful attention to detail  
  • Strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to prioritize a variety of tasks and demonstrated proactivity in completing tasks
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Ability to demonstrate professionalism and respect for subject’s rights, privacy, and individual needs
  • Interest in two-year commitment or more a plus 
  • Prior experience working with patients a plus 
  • Prior experience with data collection/management in a clinical setting a plus

Time Commitment
Full-time (40 hours per week) 


To apply, please email your resume and cover letter to Kendall Clites and submit an application using the portal.