Assistant Clinical Research Coordinator

November 12, 2019
Full Time
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Under the supervision and guidance of two Principal Investigators (PIs) at the UCSF Memory and Aging Center, the Assistant Clinical Research Coordinator (Assistant CRC) will serve as a liaison between research participants, faculty / staff members and outside collaborators to perform entry-level duties related to the support and coordination of clinical studies.

The Assistant CRC will be responsible for the support and coordination of various clinical research studies, including single- and multi-site clinical trials and observational studies in the fields of neurodegenerative disease, ethics, public health and / or health policy. This position will help prepare protocols for study initiation; help design flow sheets, data forms and source documents; gather and interpret medical, surgical and laboratory data regarding clinical trial subjects; may enter and track data using qualitative research methods, may apply understanding of inclusion / exclusion eligibility criteria for protocols; help recruit, enroll, register and schedule and retain research participants, assist in the collection of MRI images and biomarker specimens, and enter and clean data into study database (including data entry and verification).

Throughout the Department of Neurology at UCSF, our mission is to deliver superb patient care, to apply state-of-the-art translational research methods to discover the causes of, and treatments for human nervous system disorders, and to educate each generation of medical students, neurology residents and postdoctoral fellows. By fostering cross-disciplinary interactions among scientists around the world, we accelerate the pace of discovery and champion the University's global health initiatives.

The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) is a leading university dedicated to promoting health worldwide through advanced biomedical research, graduate-level education in the life sciences and health professions, and excellence in patient care. It is the only campus in the 10-campus UC system dedicated exclusively to the health sciences.