University of Texas Health Science Center Clinical Research Nurse-Senior in San Antonio, Texas
Associate’s degree and a current Texas Registered Nurse license with five (5) years nursing experience in the designated study area.
Administers and monitors treatment or research protocols. Verifies that all study-related assessments per protocol have been conducted, follows-up on all results. Communicates with investigator and sub-investigators regarding all study assessments and treatments. Maintains documentation of all research procedures, findings and their relevance. Reports to study sponsor, monitor and regulatory authorities when required.
Percentage Of Time 35
Instructs and counsels patients in research procedures. Administers treatment procedures, records and analyzes data. Conducts ongoing patient teaching regarding the protocol and assessments. Provides ongoing assessments and teaching regarding any side effects. Reports serious adverse events where required. Extracts and submits data to sponsor per specific protocol requirements, either electronically or paper case report forms. Addresses data queries appropriately and in a timely fashion.
Percentage Of Time 20
Review goals and requirements of any new protocols. Plans and designs sources documentation for protocol; and coordinates study initiation. Analyzes new protocols for feasibility, target population, selection criteria and applicability. Works with principal investigator to ensure complete protocol, informed consent document(s) and other essential regulatory documents are appropriate. Designs source documents to correlate with study assessments and for complete data submission to sponsor. Coordinates study initiation for regulatory, financial, pharmacy, laboratory, radiology/other ancillary services as needed for protocol. Coordinate study initiation within department and with other institutions including University Health System and Texas Liver Institute as needed.
Percentage Of Time 20
Develops and monitors research budget to include all regulatory aspects both initial, ongoing and at time of study closure. Amend budget when needed. Collaborate with other institutions as needed per specific protocol. Submits and monitors billing information to Velos eResearch.
Percentage Of Time 15
Completes and maintains all IRB related materials. Submits all personnel changes, verifies certifications, and conducts protocol-specific training with new study personnel. Maintains all regulatory documentation to include but not limited to essential documents such as investigator assurances, financial disclosure forms, CVs, delegation of authority logs, medical licenses, CITI training, specific protocol training and re-training, investigational brochures, and lab certifications.
Percentage Of Time 10
We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer which includes protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.
Career Family: Clinical Programs & Services
Job Title: Clinical Research Nurse-Senior
Work Location: University Hospital (4502 Medical Drive)
Benefits Eligible?: Yes
Work Schedule: Monday-Friday; 8:00am – 5:00pm
Number of hours per week: 40
Is this position required to drive a UT vehicle?: No
Job Description: Serves as the primary coordinator of numerous research related activities in the Transplant Center.
Preferred Qualifications: Research in medical setting. Medical terminology. Knowledge of institutional review boards.
Combination of Relevant Education and Experience accepted: Yes
Requisition Number: 20163742
Type of Recruitment: Open Recruitment (open to UTHSCSA and non-UTHSCSA employees)
Security Sensitive Statement: All positions are security sensitive and will require criminal background checks.