UNIVERSITY OF IOWA CLIN TRIALS RSRCH ASST/DATA MG in IOWA CITY, Iowa

CLIN TRIALS RSRCH ASST/DATA MGRequisition # 71802Position BasicsWorking TitleDATA MANAGERAdvertising Ends on:Thursday, October 26th, 2017Advertising Started on:Thursday, October 12th, 2017Organization:Carver College of MedicineDepartment:Holden Comprehensive Cancer CenterSalarySalary:$37,313.00 to CommensuratePay Grade:3AJob DetailsPercent Time:100%Type of PositionRegular: A position which is considered essential for the effective long-term operation of the university. Persons appointed to this position will receive the privileges and benefits associated with regular employment status.Duties:BASIC FUNCTION AND RESPONSIBILITY:Serve as a member of the Clinical Research Services team and assist in the planning, delivery and evaluation of health care provided to research protocol patients; work closely with Clinical Research Coordinators in the collection of data and in close collaboration with multiple departments and offices, including the University Clinical Trials Office; maintain medical documentation, binders and files; manage data entry and electronic data systems for clinical research protocols; perform labs procedures for clinical trials currently being conducted within the Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center (HCCC) at The University of Iowa.CHARACTERISTIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:Functions as a member of the Clinical Research Services team to plan, prioritize, deliver, and evaluate the health care provided to research protocol patients.Prepare, retrieve, store, and ship laboratory specimens and other diagnostic test results.Creates, populates, maintains, and enhances multiple databases containing clinical and research information obtained through review of patient charts and samples, lab reports and other related information and in a manner that complies with Institutional Review Board requirements and in response to physician and research needs and requirements.Assists in the design, development, execution and administration of data entry for protocols and clinical studies.Follows study participants; manages collection of data including maintaining records of patient visits/interviews.Enters protocol patient data on electronic databases ensuring that all prerequisites have been completed and are within the required parameters.Assists in the preparation of research study charts for periodic review by both internal and external monitors. Assist in follow up of any queries identified in the review.Assists in obtaining and delivering prescription medications from investigational pharmacy.Monitors compliance, gathers and maintains data for pharmaceutical sponsored research trials, in-house trials and cooperative group studies; creates worksheets, treatment flow sheets and assorted tools to provide source documentation of protocol treatment procedures provides follow-up for treatment related complications.Serves as liaison to local physicians/hospitals to facilitate care of protocol patients when hospitalized at outside institutions; obtains documentation of the hospitalizations; provides notification to the Principal Investigator, Study Sponsor, and FDA as required per protocol.Assists in judging validity of data; makes recommendations for change as opportunities for improvement are identified in close collaboration with the clinical research coordinator.Assists in maintaining documentation of protocols and relevant data, follow-up correspondence, and summaries.Please note: Five professional references will be requested at a later step in the recruitment process.The information contained herein is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities required of individuals performing this job.Education Required:Bachelor's degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience.Experience Required:REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:Experience with medical terminology.Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills.Proficient in computer software applications.Ability to manage complex information w