Coordinates research activities in support of each study, carrying out moderately complex research assignments and assisting in study implementation. Maintains all regulatory and Institutional Review Board (IRB) submissions and files. Performs verification or other data coordination tasks. Prepares mailings of study questionnaires and makes follow-up phone calls to participants.
Works independently and with team members performing job assignments. Uses judgment in all activities. Reports to the Research Manager, Principal and Sub Investigators, referring study issues on and/or soliciting guidance as necessary. Special skills and knowledge are applied in dealing with regulatory issues, including FDA and IRB reporting.
Plans and coordinates the initiation of research study protocol, and the establishment of operating policies and procedures. Plans, implements, and maintains data collection and analysis systems in support of research protocol; may coordinate the collection and analysis of research data. Establishes and coordinates logistical arrangements for research subjects as appropriate to the study. Recruits, instructs, and coordinates research subjects and/or volunteers, as appropriate to specific study objectives and work scope. Ensures the smooth and efficient day-to-day operation of research and data collection activities. Performs aspects of research protocol, as required, in accordance with specified program objectives. Monitors the progress of research activities; develops and maintains records of research activities, as required by investigators, administrators, funding agencies, and/or regulatory bodies. Organizes and facilitates meetings, conferences, and other events associated with research activities.Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.
RN, LPN or Medical Assistant. Position requires ability to perform venous blood draws, Skin tests and injections for diagnostic and therapeutic agents. Skill in the use of personal computers and related software applications. Knowledge and understanding of the operational, logistical, and administrative requirements of laboratory, medical, and research studies. Ability to design and implement systems necessary to collect, maintains, and analyzes data. Skill in organizing resources and establishing priorities. Skill in collecting, analyzing, verifying, and manipulating research data. Strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work effectively with a wide range of people in a diverse community. Knowledge of procurement rules and regulations.
Dermatology Associates offers comprehensive dermatology services through the use of leading edge treatments and decades of superior clinical experience. The clinic founder has been a board-certified dermatologist for more than three decades, earning numerous awards, including recognition as one of Seattle’s “Top Doctors”. The research department of Dermatology Associates performs clinical researc...h studies related to a variety of dermatologic conditions. We perform phase II through phase IV clinical and some device studies with an emphasis on phase III and IV studies. Our research department consists of two full time clinical research coordinators, one research assistant and a research manager. We have four medical providers and offer the Northwest’s largest treatment facility for Psoriasis.