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The primary role of this position is to assist the Principal Investigator (PI) and coordinate clinical studies with the Comprehensive Wound Center (CWC), under the direction of the PI, and in accordance with institutional Standard Operating Procedures and the standards of Good Clinical Practice. There will be a dual reporting structure to both the Clinical Research Manager and the Director of Clinical Research with the CWC. The role will provide support for the clinical research operations of the Plastic Surgery's Comprehensive Wound Center (CWC) and the Indiana Center for Regenerative Medicine and Engineering (ICRME).
NOTE: Selected candidate must be up to date on all immunizations and will be required to complete a pre-employment health screening. They must also have reliable transportation and will need to complete a motor vehicle record check as this position requires driving between the IUSM Indianapolis campus and IU Hospitals in Muncie, IN, and Bloomington, IN. That will likely occur multiple times per week; reimbursement per the travel management policy May also be working with COVID-19 patients.
Bachelor's degree in nursing and one year of clinical nursing experience; OR associate's degree in nursing and three years of clinical nursing experience; OR LPN or diploma in nursing and four years of clinical nursing experience.
Current RN/LPN licensure.
Patient interaction and confidentiality skills. Familiarity with clinical research and the overall clinical research process.
Experience with IRBs or clinical trials management.
Working Conditions / Demands
Must be able and willing to complete various tasks with or without a reasonable accommodation.
Indianapolis, Muncie, and Bloomington, Indiana.
Salary commensurate with experience, but will be no higher than $72,000.
Salary Plan: PAE
Salary Grade: HE
Job Function: Health Services
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