The Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine provides expert diagnosis and care of patients with lung diseases in our Pulmonary Clinic, and of critically ill patients in our Intensive Care Unit. Our clinical interests include all areas of lung disease and critical illness. In addition to our commitment to outstanding clinical care, we are also proud of our research programs from basic science research to clinical trials. Our educational mission includes teaching on many levels, including but not limited to our two fellowship programs in Pulmonary Critical Care and Critical Care Medicine.
The Senior Research Assistant is a highly organized and motivated clinical research coordinator who assists with multiple ongoing clinical trials related to Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine. The coordinator will perform study procedures per the research study protocols and regulatory requirements, including participant recruitment, data and specimen collection, organization of study records, and study invoicing. The coordinator will work with clinical, research, and pharmacy units at OHSU as well as with external organizations such as sponsors, clinical research organizations, and regulatory bodies. Additionally, the coordinator will supervise and train student workers and volunteers.
Other duties may include contract administration and invoicing, protocol administration, manuscript and report preparation and editing, and regulatory responsibilities.
Bachelor's Degree with major courses in field of research and 1 to 3 years of relevant experience
BLS Certification upon hire
Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
Strong interpersonal and critical thinking skills for independent problem solving
Demonstrated ability to take initiative and complete projects independently
Excellent communication, both written and verbal with fluency in English
Strong computer skills and advanced MS Office skills
Experience with database management
Ability to navigate research site visits with industry sponsors, in-depth knowledge of budget development and clinical trial review
Knowledge of institutional review board (IRB) processes for submitting, modifying, terminating and continuing review of human protocols
Understanding of best practices for clinical research
Project management skills
Working knowledge of FDA IDE/IND submission process, eCRIS, eIRB
Experience with REDCap
Familiarity with electronic medical records (preferably EPIC), chart review and medical terminology
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