As a Clinical Research Data Specialist I, you will manage the data for assigned research studies. This will include, designing forms for data collection, clinical data abstraction, processing data, maintaining record systems, and producing project reports for studies. Ensures compliance with all federal and local agencies including the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and local Institutional Review Board.
Our cardiac surgery research team is seeking extremely motivated team members who are skilled at handling and managing large clinical datasets that will be analyzed to address clear and relevant questions. Our focus is on using real-world data to address questions that cannot be answered by randomized clinical trials. Our team includes clinicians, biostatisticians and bioinformaticians focused on high impact cardiovascular clinical research.
Essential job duties and responsibilities:
Manages data for research studies.
Designs forms for data collection.
Performs clinical data collection/abstraction.
Processes clinical data using a range of computer applications and database systems to support cleaning and management of subject or patient data.
Produces project reports.
Maintains the accuracy, integrity and security of complex, large computerized records systems.
Understands regulations, policies, protocols and procedures to control and maintain accurate records.
Performs data searches and other related administrative tasks.
Ensures compliance with all federal and local agencies including the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and local Institutional Review Board.
Maintains research practices using Good Clinical Practice (GCP) guidelines.
Maintains strict patient confidentiality according to HIPAA regulations and applicable law.
Participates in required training and education programs.
Should have experience organizing, managing, and merging large administrative and clinical datasets that include numerous exposure measures and longitudinal outcomes.
Successful candidate will work closely with a team to create a comprehensive large database resource that will be used by investigators for cardiovascular comparative clinical outcomes and epidemiology research.
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