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University of Rochester Research Nurse - 232939 in Rochester, New York

Research Nurse Job ID 232939

Location School of Medicine & Dentistry Full/Part Time Full-Time Favorite Job Regular/Temporary Regular Opening

Full Time 40 hours Grade 044 Medicine M&D-Infect Dis Unit

Schedule

MON-FRI; OCC WKND

Responsibilities

POSITION SUMMARY:

Primarily responsible to provide clinical care including history taking, physical assessment, and treatment of STDs and HIV counseling and testing in collaboration with nurse practitioners and a medical director. Also coordinates the delivery of care and acts as a clinical preceptor for nurse practitioner graduate students, medical student, residents, fellows, and community health care providers.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Human Subject Recruitment: Identification of subject pool, eligibility screening in clinic settings and/or telephone screens; medical history review; obtain informed consent and proceed with enrollment procedures; answers patient questions to ensure he/she understands the clinical study and their involvement.

Clinical Study Visits and Clinical Assessments: Conducts unstructured interviews with subjects and families as required by protocol; perform clinical research related procedures (blood draws, nasal washes, swabs); measures, records, and reports indicators of patient health status; perform more specialized tasks such as pediatric blood draws and ECG; evaluates subjects for local or systemic reactions to determine adverse events to study medication or vaccine.

Research Team Collaboration: Attend and participate in study team meetings, monthly research group meetings, and participate in unique sponsor-required training prior to study start; establish and maintain relationships with sponsor representatives for the purpose of regulatory compliance and quality assurance/control.

Quality Assurance: Oversees Quality Assurance and Control to optimize ID site study performance. Makes recommendations and implements changes to improve site study performance. This includes but is not limited to source document verification and ensuring its accuracy and compatibility with case report form information.

Other duties: Inventories study supplies, restocks exam rooms and organizes supplies and charts for each individual study protocol; assist with data entry, filing, mailings, source document development and compiling study summary data as needed.

REQUIREMENTS:

Required:

  • RN or LPN degree required

  • A minimum of 1 year of experience in human subject research preferred. Experience with specimen collection, specimen labeling, human subjects review, and coordination preferred. Expertise with Microsoft office including Excel and e-Record preferred.

  • RN License

Preferred:

  • 1 year clinical trials

  • Computer skills

  • Phlebotomy

  • Bilingual in English/Spanish

    How To Apply

All applicants must apply online.

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