This position will function as the liaison for Principal Investigators and Clinical Research Nurses/Coordinators initiating research studies through the UK Clinical Research Organization.
Duties include but not limited to the following: assists with preparation of internal and external regulatory documents; assists with identification and recruitment of research subjects; verifies requirements to determine patient eligibility for protocols and documents appropriately; assures all screening, eligibility and post-enrollment procedures are performed correctly and evaluates completed case report forms for completeness and compliance to protocol.
This position will follow Medical Center Behavioral Standards in patient care at all times as well as University/VA policies, procedures and protocols.
IRB protocol, database management.
Position Time Status: Full-Time
Required Related Experience:
Required License/Registration/Certification :
Previous research related experience preferred.
University Community of Inclusion:
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.
Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.
Adjacent to downtown Lexington, UK is nestled in the scenic heart of the beautiful Bluegrass Region of Kentucky. UK's campus covers more than 814 acres, with more than 30,700 students and 13,500 full-time employees, including nearly 2,400 full-time faculty and librarians.