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GENERAL SUMMARY OF POSITION:
We are a small team comprised of a Research Nurse and Research Coordinator and manage multiple clinical trials. The successful candidate will be able to work together closely with colleagues as well as interact with providers on an outpatient and inpatient basis to facilitate referrals of potential subjects.
The position entails a variety of tasks, patient facing, specimen processing, as well as highly detailed regulatory work and electronic data entry.
Under the direction of the Principal Investigator or designee, the Research Nurse Coordinator I is responsible to carry out all delegated tasks related to complex protocols testing investigational drugs, devices, or research interventions. The Research Nurse Coordinator I is a primary resource for study protocol conduct acting as a liaison between the University of Massachusetts Medical School (UMMS), clinical partners (ex. University of Massachusetts Memorial Health Care (UMMHC)), the Principal Investigator, Institutional Review Board (IRB), and sponsors to ensure good clinical practice standards (GCP) throughout the life cycle of the study.