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This position is part-time and works approximately 20 hours per week.
Department Name/Job Location:
This position is in the Department of Surgery. This position is for the Medical School Campus.
This position will work primarily on the recruitment and follow-up of prostate cancer patients into a cohort with attached biorepository.� The position may also entail assisting in a similar way with other projects and may involve some community outreach. The person in this position will work with clinicians as well as clinic staff to recruit participants as well as staff from Tissue Procurement when depositing samples.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Responsible for the implementation and management of all phases of a study/protocol; ensures compliance with protocol guidelines and requirements of regulatory agencies; establishes record-keeping systems; monitors participants’ progress in the study and records results into study database.
Works with clinical staff in various departments as well as community partners to recruit and enroll study participants. Screens participants via interview and/or reviews pertinent medical records to determine eligibility based on established study guidelines, prepares informational packets for study participants; explains purpose of the study and obtains consent.
Reports adverse events as necessary; meets regularly with investigator to update on study status and determines when to notify investigator of emergent issues; works with investigator and HRPO to resolve any protocol management issues.
Routinely ensures timely completion of all participant-centered protocol requirements. Schedules visits, collects and processes specimens according to the study- specific protocol, administers and scores tests/surveys, abstracts data from medical records, completes case report forms, and resolves data queries.
May evaluate data and perform basic statistical analysis under the supervision of the Investigator.
May prepare oral and written presentation/reports outlining progress trends and providing recommendations or conclusions.
Conducts literature reviews.
Assists Investigator with grant and manuscript preparations.
Support other study activities as needed.
Bachelor’s degree in a health or research related field with relevant research experience obtained through practicum or employment.
Experience with EPIC, or ClinDesk and AllScripts is strongly desired.
One year experience in public health, epidemiological, behavioral medicine, psychological, sociological, clinical or urban planning research.
The hiring range for this position is $17.23 - $21.55 per hour.
Offers made for this position are contingent upon the successful completion of all required pre-employment screens, including a criminal background check, hair sample drug screen, and verification of required professional licenses, registrations, or certifications.
This position is eligible for part-time benefits.� Please visit our website at hr.wustl.edu to view a summary of benefits.
Internal Applicant Instruction:
This position is grade C07.
Please attach a copy of your most current signed performance evaluation (completed within the last 18 months) to your online account. If you have not received a performance evaluation, you may provide two current signed letters of recommendation (written within the last 18 months), preferably to include one letter from either a current or recent former supervisor. To attach these documents, go to: My Career Tools, Add Attachment, Attachment Type – Performance Reviews or Letters of Recommendation.
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