Research Coordinator

Updated: April 17, 2018
Job ID: 213820
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Location: Bethesda, MD, United States

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HJF is seeking a Research Coordinator to support Military Primary Care Research Network (MPCRN), Uniformed Services University (USU) in Bethesda, Maryland.

 

Responsibilities:                                                                        

  1. Reports to the Family Medicine Department Chair and oversees/provides programming and biostatistical support for the MPCRN
  2. Leads the execution of analysis plans for primary and secondary study objectives; assists/leads efforts in the preparation of abstracts, presentations and manuscripts 
  3. Assists in the development and implementation of internal study reports (e.g. tracking of enrollment, follow-up, project status, project timelines, etc.)
  4. Reviews new concepts, protocols and sub-studies and assists in the selection of appropriate study design as well as development of preliminary analysis plans
  5. Assists program directors, program coordination center staff and study investigators to achieve the goals of the research program
  6. Performs other duties as required.

 

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:  Experience in the design, conduct and analysis of clinical trials and epidemiologic studies; knowledge of biomedical sciences and clinical research; familiarity with clinical research methods, including studies utilizing randomized controlled trial, cohort, case-control, and case-series designs; knowledge and proficiency in SAS and SAS Macros (experience within a Windows environment preferred) required; knowledge of other statistical software (e.g. STATA, R) preferred; knowledge and experience with logistic regression, general linear models with repeated measures, survival analyses, and other statistical techniques for longitudinal and missing data; background in infectious disease research preferred; experience with utilization of electronic medical records preferred; prior supervision and mentorship of study personnel preferred; ability to communicate effectively in written and oral form required; ability to effectively communicate research findings in presentations and publications required; prior presentation and publication record preferred; excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills required; occasional travel may be required.

Minimum Education/Training Requirements:   Master’s degree in scientific field

Minimum Experience:   2 to 4 years of clinical trial experience

Supervisory Responsibilities/Controls:  Prior supervisory and mentoring experience desired

Work Environment:  Office or laboratory environment

HJF is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Any qualifications to be considered as equivalents, in lieu of stated minimums, require the prior approval of the Chief Human Resources Officer.

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