The Research Coordinator will be responsible for oversight and administration of assigned research protocols. Serve as liaison between research site, clinical trial network staff, collaborators and investigators. Responsible for regulatory management and reporting. Monitor study data and provide guidance and training to staff in proper documentation of study procedures. Work with study teams to set up databases and clinical trials management systems. Develop and maintain standard operating procedures. Prepare reports that summarize findings and provide recommendations to improve operations. Work closely with Investigators and Study Coordinators to resolve data queries and make decisions about study operations in real time.
Required: Demonstrated experience in the management of clinical trials Experience in data monitoring and quality assurance for clinical trials Demonstrated knowledge of Good Clinical Practice Knowledge of the Code of Federal Regulations Ability to communicate clearly and effectively, verbally, and in writing, with staff and supervisors Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships Excellent organizational and problem-solving skills Ability to work independently and report to Investigators on a regular basis and in a timely manner Ability to problem solve and manage demands/assignments/deadlines. Analytical skill necessary to identify problems in protocol design and clinic operations and to form recommendations for improvement Preferred: Experience in research that focuses on HIV Experience with clinical trials management software Knowledge of the Division of AIDS reporting and monitoring procedures a plus.
The mission of the UCLA Center for Behavioral & Addiction Medicine is to advance the prevention and treatment of chronic illnesses, especially in communities with health disparities. Our research efforts include clinical trials of anti-addiction medications and behavioral and biomedical HIV prevention interventions.