University of Rochester CHeT Health + Technology Research Associate in Rochester, New York

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Full Time 40 hours Grade 051 Neuro-Ctr Health & Tech/CTCC

Schedule

8 AM-5 PM; OCC WKENDS

Responsibilities

Position Summary:

Coordinates the administrative activities associated with conducting health and technology-related research studies. May assist Principal Investigator in conducting clinical studies, and in presenting study research results. Interacts with study sponsor and partners on research projects.

Responsibilities:

Under general direction within policy guidelines and approved protocols:

Develops independent research projects utilizing technology aimed at improving health globally. Develops interactive Smart Phone applications to improve health. Coordinates the administrative activities necessary for clinical studies such as maintaining protocol and PI brochures for relevant study team members, and preparing materials for study visits, drafting/maintaining informed consent documents and the scope of work specific to projects and preparing study materials for study visits.

Recruits and consents participants for research studies. Assists in recruitment and patient screening by reviewing study sites’ patient database and/or office records for potential study candidates that meet the proposed protocol criteria. Develops recruitment strategies and targets. Conducts telephone screenings of patients in order to identify potential study candidates.

Conducts remote assessments of research participants via skype and other smart phone applications. Assists in study visits to ensure patient compliance with protocol activities, to document adverse events and bring to the PI’s attention and/or the IRB or sponsor as required, and to ensure that all data is collected within determined parameters.

Disseminates research findings by drafting abstracts, presentations, and publications for peer review and industry forums.

Qualifications:

Bachelors’ Degree and 1- 2 years’ experience in clinical research coordination or technology research; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Job Title: CHeT Health + Technology Research Associate

Location: School of Medicine & Dentistry

Job ID: 209865

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Full/Part Time: Full-Time