The Women's Health Research Unit seeks a Research Assistant 2 to be responsible for clinical, administrative, regulatory and educational research activities related to the management of patients on clinical trials. The appointee shall provide services as assigned by the supervisor in furtherance of the universitys missions and goals of teaching, research, patient care, outreach and public service.
This position will participate in the on call schedule including intermittent evening, weekend, and holiday coverage. Position is Monday Friday with weekend and holiday call coverage. Position may require travel to off-site partnership locations around the state of Oregon.
Key duties and responsibilities:
Clinical Trials Management: Management of womens health clinical research trials at OHSU and other affiliated hospitals. including maintenance and submission of patient data, analysis and evaluation of protocol activities, maintenance and preparation for quality assurance audits and management of investigational drugs. Also includes all data management on assigned studies.
Patient Contact: Responsible for patient interactions as outlined in protocol and as delegated by Principal Investigator. Perform participant interviews and physical measurements, including but not limited to blood pressure, heart and respiratory rates, and specimen collection(s).
Regulatory Compliance & Administrative: Maintenance and submission of patient data and preparation for quality assurance audits and monitoring. Data management on assigned studies. Must be able to do data entry for extended periods of time, including eIRB and eCRIS submissions, and assistance with clinicaltrials.gov for OBGYN department.
Outreach: Assist in maintaining social networking sites, submitting blog and newsletter content, and other marketing or advertising outreach efforts as assigned and supervised by unit manager.
Bachelor's degree (4 year) with major courses in field of research and no experience OR
AA/RN (2 yr) and 3 years of relevant experience OR
2 years as an OHSU Research Assistant 1 (internal promotions only)
The ability to appreciate and cultivate a diverse study population
Excellent eye to detail
Excellent organization skills
Clinical trials experience strongly preferred
Womens Health specific experience
1-2 years research experience
Previous work with physicians in an academic environment
Experience with Epic, Outlook, eIRB, OHSU systems
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