Primary responsibilities include study initiation and coordination; clinical data collection, entry and management; preparation to the site monitoring and audit. In conjunction with investigators the Oncology Research Coordinator identifies, prepares, and implements new clinical trials; screens and enrolls study participants, participates in the informed consent process, and provides follow-up for study participants. The Oncology Research Coordinator communicates with physicians-investigators on day-to-day progress of patients in clinical trials and ensures consistency of study implementation, data management and integrity, and compliance with regulatory requirements and reporting. Working knowledge of medical, scientific and clinical research terminology and federal regulations, including good clinical practices (GCP) is a plus. A successful candidate must be detail oriented, have excellent organizational skills, be proficient in computer applications (Word, Excel, Outlook), possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills, be able to maximize resources and be resourceful.
Minimum Bachelor s degree in healthcare, life sciences or other related field.
MPH or Healthcare related Master s Degree preferred.
Preference given to the candidates with Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing (BSN or higher).
Oncology and/or human subject research experience is an asset.
Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills, strong organizational skills and be detail oriented.
Solid computer skills (Microsoft Office at minimum).
Association of Clinical Research Professional (ACRP) certification as a Clinical Research
Coordinator (CRC) or Clinical Research Associate (CRA) or Society of Clinical Research Associates (SOCRA) certification as a Clinical Research Professional (CCRP) is a plus.
Ability to work effectively both independently and in a team environment.
Working knowledge of regulatory requirements and Good Clinical Practices (GCP) is a plus.
Knowledge of medical terminology, medical record documentation, and clinical processes particularly related to cancer diagnosis, pathology and treatment preferred.
OUR MISSION, VISION & VALUES:
Employees of Saint Barnabas Medical Center are committed to exemplifying the Standards of - Exceptional Communication, Compassionate Care, Outstanding Teamwork, Professional Integrity and Ownership & Accountability - creating an environment of C ompassionate C are, H ealthcare E xcellence and S uperior S ervice (CCHESS) for all that enter our facility. If you share the commitment, dedication and drive meet the CCHESS challenge, we welcome your application.
Since 1865, Saint Barnabas Medical Center (SBMC), located at 94 Old Short Hills Road in Livingston, is New Jersey s oldest nonprofit, nonsectarian hospital. The 597-bed institution is one of the largest health care providers in the state, treating more than 35,500 inpatients and over 84,000 Emergency Department patients each year. The Medical Center and the Saint Barnabas Ambulatory Care Center provide treatment and services for more than 300,000 outpatient visits annually.
The Medical Staff is comprised of more than 1,600 physicians in 100 medical and surgical specialties and there are over 3,400 employees. As a teaching institution, we have nine residency programs and one fellowship in Mammography and a shared Nephrology fellowship with Newark Beth Israel. There are a total of 154 residents and fellows.
Among Saint Barnabas nationally recognized facilities are The Burn Center, the only certified burn treatment facility in the state; the Barnabas Health Care System Renal and Pancreas Transplant Division, one of the most active transplant programs in the country; The Saint Barnabas Heart Centers, a world-class cardiac surgery program in affiliation with Newark Beth Israel Medical Center; The Neurology and Neurosurgery Program which is the only program in New Jersey to be ranked by US News and World Report as a Top Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery. It is led by an unprecedented team of experts dedicated to diagnosing and treating disorders of the brain and nervous system; the Regional Perinatal Center, providing care for high-risk and critically ill infants in New Jersey s leading Level III, a 56-bed Neonatal Intensive Care Unit; comprehensive Pediatric Services including a dedicated intensive care unit; The Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence, designated by the American Society of Bariatric Surgery; a nationally accredited Chest Pain Center, The Center for Sleep Disorders; The Comprehensive Stroke Center at Saint Barnabas; extensive services in robotic and minimally-invasive surgery, The Institute for Reproductive Medicine and Science at Saint Barnabas, the widely recognized assisted reproductive technology program; and comprehensive cancer programs and services that includes one of the largest Radiation Oncology programs in northern New Jersey and a highly-specialized Gastrointestinal Cancer Center of Excellence.