• Research Associate Lung Study FT Days

    Barnabas HealthNewark, NJ 07101

    Job #2482468902

  • Research Associate Lung Study FT Days Req #: ~~~
    Category: Research
    Status: Full-Time
    Shift: Day
    Facility: Newark Beth Israel Medical Center
    Department: GR- Lung Study

    Newark Beth Israel Medical Ctr, 201 LYONS AVENUE, NEWARK, NJ 07112-2027


    Assists the Principal Investigator and Sub-Investigators in coordinating all aspects of clinical research studies. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: patient screening and recruitment; coordination of care of the research patient; protocol implementation; data collection and query resolution; device and drug accountability; submission to the Institutional Review Board (IRB); and assistance with account management of research study funds; correspondence with study sponsors and federal regulatory agencies for research; document preparation for site audits; and other related administrative and clerical tasks, as assigned.

    • Bachelor s degree or similar equivalent, required
    • Prior experience in healthcare institutions is strongly preferred
    • Two (2) years of cardiac and lung research experience preferred.
    • Must have working knowledge of Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, etc).
    • BLS Certification within 90 days of hire

    With guidance of the Primary Investigator (PI), effectively coordinates all aspects of research studies.

    Maintains communication with PI and sub-investigators, patients, internal and external collaborators (e.g. consulting physicians), sponsors, federal regulatory agencies, and other involved parties as required.

    Appropriately assists with screening patients for study participation e.g. reviews medical records, collaborates with medical & research staff, etc.

    Administers tests and collects data during study visits as needed.

    Maintains accurate and/or thorough documentation on all source documents and case report forms (CRFs) for each study patient, resolving all patient queries, reporting adverse events.

    Implements study protocols and ensures regulatory adherence throughout the course of the study.

    Ensures that informed consent is obtained on each patient prior to study initiation and that consent process is followed.

    Participates in investigator, coordinator, or study initiation meetings accordingly.

    Prepares and submits all study protocols, consent forms, and other required documents to the Institutional Review Board (IRB).

    Device and drug accountability.

    Coordinate and participate in monitoring visits/audits with regulatory agencies or sponsors.

    Assists in the account management of research funds, including payment tracking from the sponsor to the institution.

    Educates hospital staff about protocols through in-services, written materials, and one-on-one interaction, for each study and each patient.

    Communicates any changes in trial status or other issues to appropriate people.

    Demonstrates flexibility in daily routine and effectively accommodates for the needs of the job (e.g. late patient enrollment).

    Additional Information:

    First established in 1901, Newark Beth Israel Medical Center is a 665-bed quaternary care, teaching hospital that provides comprehensive health care for the region. Staffed with more than 800 physicians, 3200 employees, and 150 volunteers, our hospital is ready to provide you and your family with the quality care you need. At Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, we are committed to quality and excellence in patient care. Our goal is to exceed your expectations and to provide you with an environment that is conducive to healing and promotes patient safety. The Newark Beth Israel Medical Center management and staff abide by the philosophy that all patients are to be treated with respect, dignity, and sensitivity.

    RWJBarnabas Health is the most comprehensive health care delivery system in New Jersey and the state s second largest private employer with more than 32,000 employees, 9,000 physicians and 1,000 residents and interns. The system includes eleven acute care hospitals, three acute care children s hospitals and a leading pediatric rehabilitation hospital (Children s Specialized Hospital).

    We offer a great work environment, competitive rates and excellent benefits, including:

    Medical/Dental/Vision plans

    401 (k)

    Vacation/Personal/Holiday/Sick Time Off

    Short & Long Term Disability

    Basic Life & Accidental Death Insurance

    Tuition Reimbursement

    Health Care/Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts

    RWJBarnabas Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer

    Company Description:

    How do you build a healthier New Jersey? Every day at RWJBarnabas Health, extraordinary people like you come together to shape the answer. In our newly-integrated network of busy urban medical centers, acclaimed teaching and research facilities, and state-of-the-art community hospitals, we’re delivering world-class care to more than 5 million people across the Garden State — and redefining the career expectations of every member of our team.

    We’re proud to be one of New Jersey’s premier employers, with a strong financial foundation and an outstanding national reputation for excellence in health care. At the same time, we feel like an extended family: A dynamic collection of diverse and passionate individuals with unique skills, deep roots in the communities we serve, and a shared belief that we’re better together.

    We know that the best way to serve our state is to build the strongest team in the country. We’re doing that by creating a compelling matrix organization that offers the unrivaled flexibility to explore opportunities across the entirety of our network — so you can make the choices that will position you to grow and thrive for years to come.

    How do you build a better future? By focusing on quality of life. Great relationships. Community focus. And tremendous opportunities for lifelong learning and professional growth. Take a closer look at RWJ Barnabas Health, and you’ll s