Clinical Research Coordinator - Division of Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine

Philadelphia, PA, US, 19104

Job Type: 

LOC_ABRAMSON-Abramson Building Req ID: 83071

Shift: Days

Employment Status: Regular - Full Time 

Job Summary

The CRC  will be responsible for the coordination and organization of clinical research activities under the Associate Chief of the Division of Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine. The Division of Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine is committed to promoting and conducting cutting-edge research to address fundamental problems impacting child lung health. The CRC will also provide research support to other investigators and fellows in the Division as well as to the Administrative Director for the Pulmonary Clinical Research Programs. 

Information about the division: https://www.chop.edu/centers-programs/division-pulmonary-and-sleep-medicine



Job Responsibilities

Applies in depth knowledge of clinical research and independently coordinates the activities of multiple research studies

  • Educates and mentors internal and external clinical staff, research teams, other coordinators, and fellows; provides resources, and consulting on difficult protocols or projects
  • Facilitates and/or leads research/project team meetings
  • Participates in the informed consent process of study subjects 
  • Screens, recruits, and enrolls patients/research participants 
  • Assists with database development and management and preparation of data for analysis
  • Provides oversight in the preparation, management and monitoring of study budgets
  • Liaises between Research billing (CTFM) and the research team
  • May be responsible for oversight, management, and administrative tasks for multi-site research projects
  • May participate in grant preparation and submissions
  • Prepares study sites for internal/external regulatory audits (sponsor, FDA, NIH, etc)
  • Independent of the PI assesses and critiques protocol feasibility and provides recommendations
  • Complies with Institutional policies, standard operating procedures (SOPs) and guidelines
    Must comply with federal, state, and sponsor policies

Required Licenses, Certifications, Registrations

Required Education and Experience

Required Education:  Bachelor’s Degree in related field


Preferred Education, Experience & Cert/Lic

Preferred Education:  Master’s degree in a related field


Preferred Experience:  Seven (7) years of relevant clinical research coordination experience
Preferred Licenses/certificates/registrations:

  • Completion of Good Clinical Practice (GCP) training 
  • Society of Clinical Research Associates – SoCRA membership or Association of Clinical Research Professionals – ACRP membership

Additional Technical Requirements

  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Ability to collaborate with stakeholders at all levels

All CHOP employees who work in a patient building or who provide patient care are required to receive an annual influenza vaccine unless they are granted a medical or religious exemption.

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia is committed to providing a safe and healthy environment for its patients, family members, visitors and employees. In an effort to achieve this goal, employment at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, other than for positions with regularly scheduled hours in New Jersey, is contingent upon an attestation that the job applicant does not use tobacco products.

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, religion, national or ethnic origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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