We are seeking a Clinical Research Coordinator to join our site in Rockville, MD!
Conducts clinical studies according to FDA/GCP and ICH regulations and guidelines.
Provides medical care to patients, always ensuring patient safety comes first.
Performs all defined study activities (i.e, informed consent, screening, and protocol procedures which include but not limited to blood draws, vital signs, pregnancy tests, height, weight, ECG's, etc.).
Records all patient information and results from tests as per protocol on required forms.
Where required, may complete IP accountability logs and associated information.
Reports suspected non-compliance to relevant site staff.
Ensures that IRB approval is obtained prior to study initiation and IRB requirements are met throughout the study.
Promotes the company and builds a positive relationship with patients to ensure retention.
Attends site initiation meetings and all other relevant meetings to receive training on protocol.
May be required to call patients, do patient bookings and follow-up calls to confirm bookings or provide information or results.
Logs/completes information on sponsor systems and ensures all information provided is accurate (i.e., case report forms, EDC, etc.) and ensures it is completed within timeframe.
Gathers source documents, updates patient files and notes, always ensuring relevant and most up to date information is recorded.
Adheres to company COP/SCOP.
May be required to dispose of waste according to standards and assist in keeping a general neat appearance of the facility.
Bachelor's degree or equivalent and relevant formal academic / vocational qualification in the clinical / medical field
Previous experience that provides the knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the job (comparable to 0 to 2 + years'). In some cases, an equivalency, consisting of a combination of appropriate education, training and/or directly related experience, will be considered sufficient for an individual to meet the requirements of the role.
Basic understanding of the clinical research process (i.e., GCP, SOPs, informed consent, safety monitoring, etc.)
Capable of working independently, analyzing and working with attention to detail, processing and prioritizing sensitive complex information and problem solving
Demonstrated ability to exercise discretion and sound judgement
Adequate decision-making, negotiation and influencing skills
Decent communication skills and English fluency will be an advantage
Decent organizational skills
Essential proficiency in basic computer applications
Decent interpersonal skills to work in a team environment
We offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, dental, and vision insurance offerings, life and disability insurance offerings, 401K, paid time off, and various other benefits and discount programs!
We are an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.
Accelerated Enrollment Solutions (AES) is a business unit of PPD that offers both sponsors and contract research organizations best-in-class site and enrollment solutions, with tiered offerings combining the expertise, as needed, of industry leaders PPD, Synexus, Acurian and Optimal Research.
The array of AES services include strategic enrollment solutions that offer speed, certainty and commercial value to our clients. Acurian and Synexus have proven track records for enrolling patients and study conduct through proprietary, direct-to-patient recruitment methodologies and a global site network. When combined, these services provide a new standard of clinical trial productivity that delivers more patients from fewer sites in less time.