We are seeking a Research Program Coordinator who will identify, recruit, enroll and follow-up with patients in Ophthalmology clinical trials. Conduct eligibility screenings for potential study participants, with principal investigator consultation. Obtain informed consent from study participants. Enroll and follow-up with patients in clinical trials. Coordinate patient care and visits based on study protocols. Perform ophthalmic tech activities as they relate to the studies: lensometry, refractometry, tonometry (applanation or pneumo), contrast sensitivity, and vision testing.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities
Provide patient education on eye conditions and related diseases.
Perform accurate and timely data collection on source documents and case report forms.
Ensure proper labeling and delivery of photographs, scans and laboratory specimens.
Monitor study participants for adverse events.
Provide follow-up of patients regarding side effects, medical history questions and information relative to conduct of clinical trials.
Communicate all necessary information to sponsors and IRB.
Provide information regarding clinical trials for patients and families, referring physicians, faculty and staff.
Assist principal investigator with preparation of study documents required for study approval and renewal.
Provide information regarding clinical trials for patients and families, referring physicians, faculty, and staff.
Assist principal investigator with preparation of study documents and budgets required for study approval and renewal.
Bachelor's Degree in related discipline.
Additional related experience may substitute for required education, to the extent permitted by the JHU equivalency formula.
Clinical trial experience a strong additional plus.
Certified Ophthalmic Assistant (COA) or Certified Ophthalmic Technician (COT) preferred. If not, must obtain COA or COT within 18 months of start date.
Classified Title: Research Program Coordinator Role/Level/Range: ACRO40/E/03/CD Starting Salary Range: Min $17.00 - Max $30.00 HRLY ($54,392 budgeted; Commensurate with expereince) Employee group: Full Time Schedule: Varied Monday-Friday, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm Exempt Status: Non-Exempt Location: School of Medicine Campus Department name: SOM Oph Anterior Segment Personnel area: School of Medicine
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