Clinical Research Coordinator Associate
Company: Stanford Medicine
Posted on: January 12, 2022
The Division of Oncology , within Department of Medicine, is
seeking an exceptional, highly motivated and team oriented
full-time Clinical Research Coordinator Associate (CRCA).
The work of the Division of Oncology bridges the worlds of basic
science, clinical diagnosis and the treatment of cancer. Our basic
investigative activities concentrate on immunology,
genetics/genomics, pharmacology, DNA repair and oncogene action.
Our clinical science covers each cancer type; has a strong focus in
clinical trials of new diagnostic and therapeutic approaches, and
in correlative laboratory studies. Our work is supported by a
portfolio of peer-reviewed grants, industrial agreements and
The CRCA will perform duties related to the coordination of health
services clinical studies focusing on improving clinical cancer
care delivery under the supervision of Dr. Manali Patel's research
activities. The CRCA will support the PI by coordinating moderately
complex aspects of Dr. Patel's ongoing clinical studies and work
under close direction of the principal investigator /supervisor.
The CRCA will serve as primary contact with research participants,
sponsors, and regulatory agencies and coordinate studies from
start-up through closeout. S/he will assist with IRB protocols,
managing large data sets and protocols. The CRCA will support the
preparation of various protocols, proposals, manuscripts, reports
and grant applications.
- Serve as primary contact with research participants, sponsors,
and regulatory agencies. Coordinate studies from start-up through
- Determine eligibility of and gather consent from study
participants according to protocol. Assist in developing
- Coordinate collection of study specimens and processing.
- Collect and manage patient and laboratory data for clinical
research projects. Manage research project databases, develop flow
sheets and other study related documents, and complete study
documents/case report forms.
- Ensure compliance with research protocols, and review and audit
case report forms for completion and accuracy with source
documents. Prepare regulatory submissions, and ensure Institutional
Review Board renewals are completed.
- Assemble study kits for study visits, monitor scheduling of
procedures and charges, coordinate documents, and attend monitoring
meetings with sponsors, acting as primary contact.
- Interact with the principal investigator regularly, ensuring
patient safety and adherence to proper study conduct.
- Ensure essential documentation and recording of patient and
research data in appropriate files per institutional and regulatory
The job duties listed are typical examples of work performed by
positions in this job classification and are not designed to
contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all
duties, tasks, and responsibilities. Specific duties and
responsibilities may vary depending on department or program needs
without changing the general nature and scope of the job or level
of responsibility. Employees may also perform other duties as
- Master's degree in public health or related field.
- Previous experience working on issues related to health
services intervention trials in oncology.
- History of work in cancer settings.
- Interest in working in a position for at least two (2)
- Understanding of statistics and familiarity with STATA or
similar data analysis software.
- Ability to drive and transport needed for studies which may be
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE (REQUIRED):
- Two-year college degree and two years related work experience
or a Bachelor's degree in a related field or an equivalent
combination of related education and relevant experience.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES (REQUIRED):
- Strong interpersonal skills.
- Proficiency with Microsoft Office.
- Knowledge of medical terminology.
CERTIFICATIONS & LICENSES:
- Working toward certification(s) to perform basic patient
measurements and tests, such as phlebotomy and EKG.
- Frequently stand, walk, twist, bend, stoop, squat and use fine
- Occasionally sit, reach above shoulders, perform desk based
computer tasks, use a telephone and write by hand, lift, carry,
push, and pull objects that weigh up to 40 pounds.
- Rarely kneel, crawl, climb ladders, grasp forcefully, sort and
file paperwork or parts, rarely lift, carry, push, and pull objects
that weigh 40 pounds or more.
Consistent with its obligations under the law, the University will
provide reasonable accommodation to any employee with a disability
who requires accommodation to perform the essential functions of
his or her job.
- Interpersonal Skills: Demonstrates the ability to work well
with Stanford colleagues and clients and with external
- Promote Culture of Safety: Demonstrates commitment to personal
responsibility and value for safety; communicates safety concerns;
uses and promotes safe behaviors based on training and lessons
- Subject to and expected to comply with all applicable
University policies and procedures, including but not limited to
the personnel policies and other policies found in the University's
Administrative Guide, http://adminguide.stanford.edu/ .
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- Job Code: 4924
- Employee Status: Regular
- Pay Grade: I
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