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Clinical Research Coordinator I
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Location/Affiliates: The Mount Sinai Hospital
Department: 811 - Health Policy
Requisition Number: 14-1626528
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Department of Health Evidence and Policy
Classification Title: The Clinical Research Coordinator I
Essential Job Functions: Working closely with the Project Manager and project staff, the Clinical Research Coordinator I will work on a genetics and genomics research study testing the implementation of EMR-enabled genetic risk information in primary care clinics in Manhattan and the Bronx. The purpose of this study is to learn more about how providing genetic risk information to clinicians and their patients can help lower risk of chronic kidney disease and end stage renal failure in patients of African Ancestry who suffer from hypertension.
Tasks will include:
Assisting in the daily activities of the research study.
Leading recruitment activities in outpatient clinical settings.
Obtaining informed consent.
Collecting, maintaining and organizing study information using electronic databases.
Administering in-person surveys as well as collecting clinical information such as participant heights, weights and blood pressure.
Corresponding with study participants by telephone to schedule appointments and reminder calls for follow-up data collection.
Developing and maintaining relationships with clinic personnel at study recruitment sites.
Assisting in preparing study-related documents and maintaining study files.
Conducting literature searches and assisting in grant submissions and dissemination of study findings as needed.
Phlebotomy (training will be provided).
Willingness to travel across study sites in Harlem and the Bronx.
Please submit a resume and cover letter , including salary requirements with your application"
Hours: Full-time; flexible schedule is required, with some evenings and weekends possible.
Educational & Professional Skills and Requirements:
Bachelor's degree (BS, BA, etc.)
Previous clinical research experienc
Proficiency in Microsoft software (Word, Excel, Access) required
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Highly attentive to detail and very organized
Have a genuine interest in community health and health disparities research
Prior experience working in urban communities preferred
Mount Sinai Medical Center is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We recognize the power and importance of a diverse employee population and strongly encourage applicants with various experiences and backgrounds. Mount Sinai Medical Center--An EEO/AA-D/V Employer.