Full-time, Paid, Neurology Clinical Research Coordinator, Neurology

April 21, 2022

Thurs., March 10

The neurology department of the James J. Peters VA Medical Center

Position Description
The neurology department of the James J. Peters VA Medical Center is seeking a Clinical Research Coordinator to provide administrative and scientific support for a clinical research study of Parkinson’s disease and other movement disorders. This is a full-time position with a generous federal benefits package. The position requires regular on-site work, but a partial remote option may be available.

Responsibilities include: 

  • Screening and recruitment of potential research participants, scheduling research appointments, and obtaining informed consent
  • Checking vital signs and administering research questionnaires
  • Collecting and shipping blood or other biological samples (training will be provided)
  • Extracting clinical data from the electronic medical record
  • Entering data into a research database (REDCap)
  • Assisting with IRB and other regulatory paperwork and submissionsInterfacing with clinicians and research scientists at VA sites and Mount Sinai Hospital
  • Preparing of reports for statistical analysis and publication

Position Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Interest or experience in neurology/neuroscience, medicine, psychology, or clinical research
  • Familiarity with electronic medical records or research databases such as REDCap a plus
  • Experience with IRB protocol submission and HIPAA regulations a plus
  • Prior experience with administration of research questionnaires a plus

Time Commitment


To apply, please email a resume and cover letter to [email protected].