Clinical Research Coordinator

Updated: 3 months ago

Clinical Research Coordinator
Med-Cardiovascular Institute - Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh - (23008675)

We are a multidisciplinary team of Cardiologists and Maternal-Fetal Medicine physician-scientists who study cardiovascular health risks after complicated pregnancies, specifically hypertensive disorders of pregnancy. We are conducting studies developing interventions to improve short and long term maternal morbidity after a hypertensive disorder of pregnancy that include cardiac imaging studies and small clinical trials. o Assisting with conducting clinical research studies. o Recruiting and consenting study participants. o Running and collecting data at study visits. o Managing IRB applications and databases. o Working with a dynamic team that partners with women of diverse backgrounds to understand their health and risk for disease.


Job Summary

Assists with and adheres to Institutional Review Board (IRB) renewal, modification, and approved protocols. Recruits research subjects and conducts interviews and research assessments.

Essential Functions 

Excellent communication skills and an ability to work well with a diverse group of individuals.

Physical Effort 

Must be able to move around the university and offices of the research center. Walking, bending, periods of standing.


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Assignment Category Full-time regular
Job Classification Staff.Clinical Research Coordinator I
Job Family Research
Job Sub-Family Clinical Research
Campus Pittsburgh
Minimum Education Level Required Bachelor's Degree
Minimum Years of Experience Required No experience required
Will this position accept substitution in lieu of education or experience?  Combination of education and relevant experience will be considered in lieu of education and/ or experience requirement.
Additional details about Required Licensure/Certification Some clinical research experience preferred.
Work Schedule mon-fri standard unless time sensitive research needs doneive
Work Arrangement Hybrid: Combination of On-Campus and Remote work as determined by the department.
Hiring Range TBD Based Upon Qualifications
Relocation Offered No
Visa Sponsorship Provided No
Background Check For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check
Child Protection Clearances Not Applicable
Required Documents Resume
Optional Documents Cover Letter

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