Clinical Research Coordinator - Ophthalmology
Job Number: 70701
Category: Research & Laboratory
Location: 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX
Department: 240900 - Ophthalmology
Full/Part Time/PRN: Day Job
Experience and Education
2. Bachelor's degree in basic sciences, business administration, or related field and five (5) years progressive research/grant administration and coordination experience.
- Develops Quality Management Program for clinical research program to achieve accreditation.
- Ensures regulatory compliance of clinical research program.
- Develops and maintains website for marketing clinical research program.
- Develops system for data collection and management of clinical research program registry information.
- Coordinates development of clinical research program laboratory.
- Coordinates interface between clinical research program and basic/clinical research collaborators at university and other institutions.
- Provides general scientific support for clinical research program staff and university business office.
- Assists in developing and implementing research studies to include writing clinical trials.
- Duties performed may include one or more of the following core functions: (a) Directly interacting with or caring for patients; (b) Directly interacting with or caring for human-subjects research participants; (c) Regularly maintaining, modifying, releasing or similarly affecting patient records (including patient financial records); or (d) Regularly maintaining, modifying, releasing or similarly affecting human-subjects research records.
Create/edit study documents in collaboration with faculty physicians, basic research scientists, Ophthalmology Fellows and Residents for industry sponsored clinical trials and for federally or internally funded clinical trials and other human research studies.
Coordinate all regulatory aspects of assigned studies from start-up through close-out.
Perform internal quality assurance reviews.
Perform basic ophthalmology exam work-ups, assist with ophthalmological imaging for research studies as needed and provide additional tech support to physicians during research study visits.
Previous ophthalmology experience a plus or must be willing to learn.
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