The Clinical Research Coordinator (CRC) is responsible for several aspects of the conduct of clinical trials, including subject recruitment, screening, enrollment, scheduling, data collection, participant tracking, preparation for audits and monitor visits, study closeouts, and assisting with administrative requirements. Additional CRC responsibilities include (but are not limited to): IRB submissions, modifications, amendments, annual renewals, obtaining financial disclosure information from the investigators, and collection and maintenance of study regulatory documents. Work is performed independently and with decision making responsibility under consultative direction of the Principal Investigator and supervisor. This position is grant funded.The Assistant Clinical research Coordinator (Assistant CRC) is responsible for assisting more senior staff with several aspects of the conduct of clinical trials, including: subject recruitment, screening, enrollment, scheduling, data collection, participant tracking, preparation for audits and monitor visits, study closeouts, and assisting with administrative requirements. Additional responsibilities include assisting with: IRB submissions, modifications, amendments, annual renewals, obtaining financial disclosure information from the investigators, and collection and maintenance of study regulatory documents. Work is performed under consultative direction of the Principal Investigator, supervisor, and other senior staff. This position is grant funded.REQUIRED for Clinical Research Coordinator:--Significant previous experience in clinical research including IRB submissions, regulatory maintenance of studies, contract negotiation, and patient recruitment into studies and patient follow-upREQUIRED for Assistant Clinical Research Coordinator --Previous experience in human subjects and/or medical research Required for both positions:--Knowledge and understanding of "Good Clinical Practices" for clinical research. Knowledge and understanding of federal, state and university regulations for clinical research (under IND) and Institutional Review Board guidelines.--Ability to independently comprehend and implement complex clinical research protocols, with careful attention and strict adherence to detail and to coordinate a broad range of activities from inception to implementation within the confines of strict study protocols, University, and departmental policies and procedures --Experience organizing tasks and setting priorities for work assignments to achieve timely progress on multiple tasks simultaneously, to meet deadlines and maintain a high level of productivity--Organizational skills and attention to detail in maintaining large volumes of records--Experience with or ability to quickly learn to conduct effective clinical procedures including taking vital signs, electrocardiography, and processing of laboratory specimens--Ability to effectively perform IRB regulatory work, including but not limited to new study applications, annual renewals, and adverse event reports --Human subjects research experience involving investigational drugs preferredSPECIAL REQUIREMENT - THIS POSITION MAY BE SUBJECT TO A CRIMINAL BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION, DRUG SCREEN, LIVE SCAN FINGERPRINTING, MEDICAL EVALUATION CLEARANCE, AND FUNCTIONAL CAPACITY ASSESSMENT
About University of California Davis Medical Center
At the end of 2015, we launched a comprehensive and inclusive process to tap into the broad, diverse knowledge of our entire UC Davis Health community to stimulate new and unique ideas for our next strategic plan.Throughout 2016, hundreds of members of our UC Davis Health family, as well as external friends and partners, took part in conversations and provided valuable input into charting a long-t...erm course for our future that will continue the momentum underway to solidify our position as a top-tier health care organization.With your valuable input and talents, I am excited to launch our six new strategic plan goals. Over the next few years, together we will:Lead Person-Centered Care in the best way, at the best time, in the best place, and with the best teamReimagine Education by cultivating diverse, transdisciplinary, life-long learners who will lead transformation in health care to advance well-being and equity for allAccelerate Innovative Research to improve lives and reduce the burden of disease through the discovery, implementation and dissemination of new knowledgeImprove Population Health through the use of big data and precision healthTransform Our Culture by engaging everyone with compassion and inclusion, by inspiring innovative ideas, and by empowering each otherPromote Sustainability through shared goals, balanced priorities and investments in our workforce and in our communityAt a time when our industry is experiencing some of the most formidable changes ever, these are bold aspirations that will anchor us and provide us with clarity of purpose and a path forward. I am fully confident that we will achieve great success knowing we have a solid plan and areas of focus to guide us.I thank everyone who participated in the planning process for their great input and their dedication to our future success.