Assistant Clinical Research Coordinator

January 28, 2020
Neurology / Memory and Aging
Full Time
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Under the supervision of a Clinical Research Supervisor or Principal Investigator (PI), the Assistant Clinical Research Coordinator (Assistant CRC) will perform entry-level duties related to the support and coordination of clinical studies, and may receive training and development to prepare and advance for journey-level work at the next level within the series.

The Assistant CRC may be responsible for the coordination of one or more single or multi-site, active or follow-up clinical studies; help prepare protocols for study initiation; help design data forms; gather and interpret medical and laboratory data regarding clinical subjects; may apply understanding of inclusion/exclusion eligibility criteria for protocols; help recruit and retain study subjects; assure collection and shipment of samples; collect and clean data from study databases, maintaining data quality; assist with data analysis; assist with preparation of reports and tables; attend team meetings.

The Principal Investigator’s research projects are in clinical dementia of atypical genetic neurodegenerative disorders, such as frontotemporal dementia, corticobasal syndrome, and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

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 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.