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Clinical Research Coordinator - Neuromuscular Disease Center

St Josephs Hospital & Med Ctr Phoenix, Arizona
Requisition ID 2022-248438 Employment Type Full Time Department Research Department Hours/Pay Period 80 Shift Day Weekly Schedule 8:00am - 5:00pm Remote No Category Research

Hello humankindness Located conveniently in the heart of Phoenix ArizonaSt. Josephs Hospital and Medical Center is a 571-bed not-for-profit hospital that provides a wide range of health social and support services. Founded in 1895 by the Sisters of Mercy St. Josephs was the first hospital in the Phoenix area. More than 125 years later St. Josephs remains dedicated to its mission of caring for the poor and underserved.We are extremely proud to be a nationally recognized center for quality quaternary care medical education and research. St. Josephs includes the internationally renowned Barrow Neurological Institute Norton Thoracic Institute Cancer Center at St. Josephs Ivy Brain Tumor Center and St. Josephs Level I Trauma Center (which is verified by the American College of Surgeons). The hospital is also a respected center for high-risk obstetrics neuro-rehabilitation orthopedics and other medical services. St. Joseph’s is considered a sought-after destination hospital for treating the most complex cases from throughout the world. Every day approximately 20 percent of the hospital’s patients have traveled from outside of Arizona and the United States to seek treatment at St. Joseph’s.U.S News & World Report routinely ranks St. Josephs among the top hospitals in the United States for neurology and neurosurgery. In addition St. Josephs boasts the Creighton University School of Medicine at St. Josephs and a strategic alliance with Phoenix Childrens Hospital.St. Josephs is consistently named an outstanding place to work and one of Arizonas healthiest employers. Come grow your career with one of Arizonas Most Admired Companies.Look for us on Facebookand follow us on Twitter.For the health of our community ... we are proud to be a tobacco-free campus.


The Gregory W. Fulton ALS and Neuromuscular Disease Center is seeking a Clinical Research Coordinator (Clinical Research Specialist) to join our team. The ALS Center was founded to integrate high quality care with cutting edge research for neuromuscular disorders including ALS Pompe Disease Spinal Muscular Atrophy Myasthenia Gravis among others. Over the past several years the ALS Center researchers have conducted over 20 sponsored and investigator-initiated clinical trials for ALS and Neuromuscular disorders with new research projects continually added across time.

Clinical Research Coordinator Position Duties: Ensures assigned studies are conducted in accordance with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP) Good Clinical Practices (GCP) Institutional Review Board (IRB) HIPAA regulations and institutional requirements which include but are not limited to the following duties:

-Knowledge of regulatory requirements and institutional requirements when conducting study protocol(s).

-Assists with participant recruitment including pre-screening potential participant follow-up and collaboration with Investigators.

-With the Investigators coordinates research subject informed consent and enrollment into appropriate research studies.

-Coordinates and/or performs a variety of procedures/tests including but not limited to laboratory tests/phlebotomy vital signs ECG outcomes assessments cognitive evaluations as well as other needs as outlined in the study protocol(s).

-Obtains medical history medical records and all other procedures outlined in the study protocol(s) within the allowed timelines.

-Responds to patient inquiries via phone or in person in a timely manner.

-Processing and shipment of laboratory samples collected as outlined in the study protocol(s).

-Provides participant education with the Investigators research pharmacists and other members of the research study team such as study specific procedures diary/study log proper dosage/administration and specific restrictions as outlined in the study protocol(s).

-Completes case report forms data entry and maintains source documentation for all study participants.

-Prepares for participant visits including scheduling and source document creation.

-Triages tracks and reports adverse events and deviations to the Investigator as well as the sponsor and IRB in accordance to their requirements.

-Coordinates research monitor visits and responds to all data queries in a timely manner.




Minimum 2 years related experience required.

Competent in computer skills including the Microsoft Office products required.

Associates degree in related field or an equivalent combination of relevant education and/ or job-related experience in lieu of degree required.


Three (3) years clinical research experience preferred

Bachelor's Degree in related field preferred.


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