Hiring Range: Salary Commensurate with Education and Experience
THIS IS A GRANT-FUNDED, PART-TIME POSITION ( 20 hours a week).
JOB SUMMARY/ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: This position assists with recruiting, screening and enrolling prospective study participants; collects and enters data; reviews and extracts data, draws blood, obtains biospecimens, and follows-up with participants. Mails questionnaires, tracks enrollment, creates and maintains files, and assists with reports.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Explains procedures and benefits of new study to prospective study participants.
Assesses prospective participants eligibility for participation via questionnaires and medical history.
Monitors participants progress in the study and ensures compliance.
Reviews questionnaires for completion and accuracy.
Reviews medical records and abstracts relevant information for the study.
Enters participants relevant information into a database and codes it to protect identities.
Contacts participants to learn recovery and health outcome status.
Schedules follow-up appointments, as necessary.
Ensures reminder communication is provided to participants.
Draws blood from research subjects through venipuncture. Collects biospecimens, as needed.
Conducts literature reviews of relevant publications.
Assists in the analysis and preparation of final study publications and presentations.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
Internal Number: 186989
The mission of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center is to bring the benefits of the health sciences to the achievement and maintenance of human health, with a focus on the citizens of Tennessee and the region, by pursuing an integrated program of education, research, clinical care, and public service.