Title: Clinical Research Assistant
Location: Upper East Side
Org Unit: Fernando J Martinez Research
Work Days: Monday-Friday
Exemption Status: Non-exempt
Under direction, the Clinical Research Assistant assists in the
administration, execution, and overall management of clinical research
Coordinates clinical trials data management in compliance with federal
regulations, GCP guidelines & internal policies. Ensures accurate & timely
data compilation. Assists research team with facilitating enrollment,
treatment & data collection of subjects.
Generates study-specific tools to ensure protocol compliance.
Assists in screening of potential subjects; registers eligible subjects
with the sponsoring agency accordingly.
Maintains complete research charts for assigned caseload of subjects.
Completes all required case report forms and resolves all outstanding
queries in timely manner.
Preparing, coordinating, and processing research lab kits as required
Assists in coordinating protocol schedule of events.
Reports all Adverse Events and Serious Adverse Events (SAEs) to
Institutional Review Board and other agencies, as required.
Functions as liaison with sponsoring agencies. Coordinates site visits and
audits of clinical trials in conjunction with all pertinent staff,
including: the monitor/auditor, the regulatory office, investigational
pharmacy, and investigators.
Maintains and disseminates accurate listing(s) of active and potential
study subjects to participating investigators. Acts as a resource for
detailed information on assigned protocols and other investigational
Performs other job related duties as required.
High School Diploma
Bachelor's degree is preferred.
Previous related experience in a hospital, research, or university environment
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Demonstrated ability to multi-task and prioritize in a fast-paced
Demonstrated strong communication and interpersonal skills; demonstrated
ability to interact with multiple constituencies and exercise "people
Demonstrated organizational skills and ability to pay close attention to
Demonstrated proficiency with MS Office Suite and database applications.
Licenses and Certifications
Working Conditions/Physical Demands
Travel may be required.
Weill Cornell Medicine is a comprehensive academic medical center that's
committed to excellence in patient care, scientific discovery, and the
education of future physicians in New York City and around the world. Our
doctors and scientists-faculty from Weill Cornell Medical College, Weill
Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences, and the Weill Cornell Physician
Organization-are engaged in world-class clinical care and cutting-edge
research that connect patients to the latest treatment innovations and
prevention strategies. Located in the heart of the Upper East Side's
scientific corridor, Weill Cornell Medicine's powerful network of
collaborators extends to its parent university Cornell University; to Qatar,
where an international campus offers a U.S. medical degree; and to programs in
Tanzania, Haiti, Brazil, Austria and Turkey. Our medical practices serve
communities throughout New York City, and our faculty provide comprehensive
care at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center, NewYork-
Presbyterian/Lower Manhattan Hospital, and NewYork-Presbyterian/Queens. At
Weill Cornell Medicine, we work together to treat each individual, not just
their conditions or illnesses, as we strive to deliver the finest possible
care for our patients - the center of everything we do. Weill Cornell Medicine
is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. Weill Cornell Medicine provides
equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to
race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, color, age,
religion, protected veteran or disability status, or genetic information.