September 10, 2021
Neuro-Memory and Aging
Full Time
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Interested in healthcare innovation? This Clinical Research Coordinator will perform independently or with general direction at the fully operational journey level of the series to execute, manage, and coordinate research protocols focused on improving dementia care and diagnosis nationally and globally, as directed by the Principal Investigator (PI); coordinate the data collection and operations of clinical research studies under the guidelines of research protocols, UCSF and regulating agency policies. The CRC will drive care model effectiveness research for the Care Ecosystem, a supportive care program for people living with dementia and their caregivers. The CRC will also advance digital cognitive assessment research with the TabCAT study (Tablet-based Cognitive Assessment Tool). Be part of a research team that is mission driven, tech savvy, and innovative.  

The CRC’s duties may include, but will not be limited to, supporting the management and coordinating the tasks of clinical research studies to evaluate new models of dementia care and digital diagnosis. The CRC will act as intermediary between research teams, collect data via surveys with dementia caregivers, and track data management across multiple sites including survey completion and the collection of electronic health record and Medicare claims data; manage and report on study results; assist in the development of informatics systems (eg, using REDCap, Salesforce, Excel, and EPIC) to support data collection and efficient workflows; create, clean, update, and manage databases and comprehensive datasets and reports; coordinate staff work schedules, assist with training of Assistant CRCs, and assist Clinical Research Supervisor and/or PI with oversight of other research staff; manage Investigator’s protocols in the Committee on Human Research online system and coordinate with a Central (commercial) IRB, as well as renewals and modifications of protocol applications and the implementation of new studies; participate in the review and writing of protocols to ensure institutional review board approval within University compliance; help assure compliance with all relevant regulatory agencies; oversee study data integrity; implement and maintain periodic quality control procedures; interface with departments to obtain UCSF approval prior to study initiation; maintain all regulatory documents; report study progress to investigators; participate in any internal and external audits or reviews of study protocols; and perform other duties as assigned.