Clinical Research Coordinator
Job ID: R0035535 | Clinical Research | Full Time | Charlottesville, VA
The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology is seeking a Clinical Research Trainee to assist with our Obstetrics and Benign Gynecology portfolio. Trainees learn and assist with a variety of clinical activities, including work with laboratory specimens, document preparation, recordkeeping, materials preparation and review of prospective research participants. Clinical Research Trainees perform work at the task level under close supervision.

  • Receive training in proper research protocol compliance and development, including regulatory controls, study procedures and data management. Work closely with Clinical Research Coordinators and Principal Investigators to learn the full scope of clinical research duties.
  • Assist in preparation of documentation, reports, graphs and other materials, keeping appropriate logs, tracking participants and preparing study materials.
  • Under direct supervision, perform a variety of tasks, such as assisting in recruitment and screening of prospective research participants; obtaining informed consent from study participant; collecting, entering and analyzing subject data; and compiling reports.
  • Process, prepare and ship laboratory specimens.
  • To be promoted, trainees must demonstrate a basic understanding of the clinical research process and the regulations, both federal and local, governing the conduct of clinical research.
  • In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned.

  • Qualified non-licensed applicants must have a bachelor's degree and licensed applicants must have an associate's degree.

This job requires extensive use of desktop computers; working in ambulatory clinic settings, including meeting with patients; traversing the footprint of UVA Medical Center; and, when necessary, travelling to clinics in other UVA sites within Charlottesville. The ability to lift and carry up to 10 pounds is also required.

This position will remain open until filled. This is a non-exempt-level, benefited position.

This is a restricted position contingent upon the continuation of funding.

The completion of a successful background check and pre-employment screening on all new hires is required prior to employment.

For questions about the position or the application process, please contact Ashley Cochran, Senior Recruiter at

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Charlottesville, VA
Charlottesville, VA 22903

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