To develop, oversee, and implement subject recruitment strategies for clinical research studies in the Department of Neurology. Generate a flow of appropriate subjects to be enrolled in various clinical research studies. To develop and maintain referral relationships with various community- based providers and organizations for subject recruitment purposes.
Bachelor's degree in science or a health-related field and one year of health-related/research experience; OR any bachelor's degree/associate's degree in Allied Health professions and three years of health-related/research experience or two years of experience in clinical research.
Excellent communication skills. Excellent diction and telephone presence. Ability to establish a good rapport with providers and other referral sources, patients, and caregivers. Knowledge of Alzheimer's disease and related disorders. Familiarity with research methods. Ability to problem solve and strong organizational skills with attention to detail. Ability to work well with members of a large, multi-disciplinary team. Patience, sensitivity. Civility in dealing with human subjects and sensitive topics including cognitive and psychiatric symptoms. Ability to work independently and to exercise good trouble-shooting judgment. Persistence in dealing with the challenges of recruiting subjects into trials with stringent inclusion and exclusion criteria and excellent follow through.
Master's degree in geriatrics, social work, or counseling. Clinical experience with Alzheimer's disease or related disorders. Clinical Research Certification. Experience in clinical trials with human subjects.
Working Conditions / Demands
Keyboarding skills to perform necessary duties; visiting on-campus treatment facilities and travel to off-campus community based organizations and treatment centers will be required.
Note: This position is primarily based at the IU Health Neuroscience Center. Due to current COVID restrictions, some work is being conducted remotely.
Salary Plan: TE
Salary Grade: 09
Job Function: Health Services
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