The Department of Neurology is seeking a Research Program Coordinator who will be responsible for coordinating clinical research projects for the Johns Hopkins Multiple Sclerosis Center. This may involve, but is not limited to, screening medical records, identifying appropriate patients, consenting study participants, performing data collection and entry, obtaining and processing specimens (e.g., blood, urine), organizing regulatory paperwork.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities
Maintain a good working knowledge of all assigned protocols and projects and their reporting requirements and adhere to all protocol and regulatory requirements to ensure the validity of the clinical research data.
Work directly with the principal investigators and other study coordinators to execute multiple study protocols. May also be involved in the amendment of existing protocols or development of new study protocols.
Attend clinics, screen potential participants and carry out research-related procedures with participants on a daily basis.
Monitor, schedule, and execute participants' study visits and may be involved in reconciling study related invoices.
Report to the faculty principal investigators of the clinical research projects.
Manage and maintain all participant binders, study binders, and documentation for the study as well as assist the principal investigators in preparing for audits, advertising for the studies, implementing new recruitment strategies, and preparing reports for the IRB as well as handling and documenting IRB correspondence.
May attend educational lectures and conferences.
Conduct database management.
Special Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
Must have professional attitude and excellent communication skills, including oral and written communication, as well as outstanding interpersonal skills.
Must have a positive outlook, be self-motivated and highly organized.
Must be able to work independently complete tasks, work with others to problem solve, be detail-oriented, and able to multi-task.
Bachelor's Degree in related discipline.
Experience with Microsoft Word and Excel required.
Additional related experience may substitute for required education, to the extent permitted by the JHU equivalency formula.
Some experience with Stata, ACCESS, and REDCap preferred.
Phlebotomy skills preferred.
Classified Title: Research Program Coordinator Role/Level/Range: ACRO40/E/03/CD Starting Salary Range: Min $17.00 - Max $30.00 HRLY ($48,880 budgeted; commensurate with experience) Employee group: Full Time Schedule: M-F 8:30 am - 5:00 pm Exempt Status: Non-Exempt Location: Hybrid/School of Medicine Campus Department name: SOM Neuro Neuroimmunology Personnel area: School of Medicine
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