The Armstrong Institute is seeking a Research Program Coordinator who will participate in the development and implementation of health services research projects aimed at improving healthcare quality and patient safety at the institutional, state, national, and international levels. This individual will work as a member of the Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety & Quality (AI). AI research activities are interdisciplinary and regularly include researchers and clinicians in the Bloomberg School of Public Health and School of Medicine at Johns Hopkins, and policy leaders, project leaders, and research administrators at a number of national and international contracting agencies.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities
Conducts coordination tasks for knowledge translation and quality improvement projects at the Armstrong Institute under the guidance of the Program Manager.
Works with administrative coordinators to schedule project meetings and document meeting progress/action items.
Assures adherence to protocol and validity of study findings.
Works with principal investigator and/or research nurse to develop standard operating procedures required to accomplish project goals.
Develops procedures and systems for research project administration for the principal investigators' review and approval. Procedures may include conducting environmental scans, recruiting/screening/consenting of research sites, implementing data collection tools and processes, and maintaining site records storage and filing system.
Assists with advertising and promoting the research program to the external community through contacts with outside organizations, state hospital associations, and health departments etc.
Oversees educational materials development and record management for research study.
Sets up database using Excel, Access, or similar system.
May advise clinical and administrative staff involved in research protocol in regard to implementation.
Assists with regulatory submissions such as IRB applications under Program Manager supervision.
Participates in study meetings and provides updates on protocol implementation status and makes recommendations on operational issues.
Bachelor's Degree in related discipline.
Some related experience.
Additional related experience may substitute for required education, to the extent permitted by the JHU equivalency formula.
Classified Title: Research Program Coordinator Role/Level/Range: ACRO40/E/03/CD Starting Salary Range: $16.75-$23.00-$29.30 HRLY (Commensurate with experience) Employee group: Full Time Schedule: M-F 8:30-5 Exempt Status: Non-Exempt Location: Remote Department name: SOM Admin Armstrong Institute Personnel area: School of Medicine
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