Clinical Trial Research Assistant for Allergy, Immunology and Rheumatology | University of Iowa - Military Veterans

at HERC - Central Midwest

Iowa City, Iowa

The Clinical Trial & Database Management Research Assistant will serve as a member of the research team at the University of Iowa, Division of Allergy, Immunology, and Rheumatology. The primary responsibility is to recruit patients to a long-term research registry. The Clinical Trial & Database Management Research Assistant duties will include but are not limited to screening and recruitment, consent, data entry/collection and monitoring, record management, phlebotomy, and occasional lab processing. Additional duties include obtaining medical records, reviewing medical record data with Principal Investigator, and entering data into research registry/database containing clinical research information. Duties to include: Protocol Development/ Management and Study Responsibilities: Consult with researchers to assist in development a data management plan; design forms to facilitate the collection and tracking of study participant data, study drugs, biological specimens and study procedures. Research/Clinical Activities; Subject Recruitment and Enrollment: Enroll subjects into the SAPHO-CNO longitudinal observational study, and other clinical research studies of patients with autoinflammatory diseases. Data Collection and Monitoring: Perform and meet proficiency and competency testing standards and maintain data and equipment records according to regulatory guidelines. Regulatory Guidelines and Documents: Develop procedures for on-site data audits; participate in audits; design and generate reports for use in data audits; summarize results of audits and write reports. Human Resources/Leadership: May provide functional supervision Financial Responsibility: Perform a variety of routine tasks related to the recruitment, enrollment and monitoring of research subjects or to the research environment (lab, clinic, field, classroom). For a full job description with all responsibilities/duties, please send an email to Internal Medicine HR at About Allergy, Immunology and Rheumatology The Division's goals in bringing our vision to fruition include excellence in the development of new knowledge, outstanding patient care, strong medical leadership and innovative medical education. The development of new knowledge encompasses our desire for robust research programs in basic immunobiology, vigorous patient-centered research of patient experiences at the University of Iowa and beyond, and translational research that links emerging basic immunobiologic concepts to more clinically related developments. Required Qualifications A Bachelor's degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Minimum of 1 year of clinical and/or translational research experience. Excellent written and verbal communication skills are required. Experience with computer software applications including Microsoft Excel and Publisher required. Desirable Qualifications Candidates must have be willing to be trained in phlebotomy. Experience with computer databases including REDCap. Willingness to learn and experience new challenges. Position and Application Details In order to be considered for an interview, applicants must upload the following documents and mark them as a "Relevant File" to the submission: Resume Cover Letter Job openings are posted for a minimum of 14 calendar days and may be removed from posting and filled any time after the original posting period has ended. Successful candidates will be subject to a criminal background check and education/credential verification. Up to 5 professional references will be requested at a later step in the recruitment process. For additional questions, please contact Internal Medicine HR at Benefits Highlights Fringe benefit package including paid vacation; sick leave; health, dental, life and disability insurance options; and generous employer contributions into retirement plans The University of Iowa offers a generous benefits package, including paid vacation and paid sick leave. Complete information regarding the full benefits package may be viewed at: . The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Iowa City, Iowa

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