Human Subjects Research Assistant - Defense and Veterans Brain Injury

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Ft Carson, CO
May 19, 2017
May 31, 2017
Analyst, Research
Full Time

The Research Assistant is responsible for assisting with the performance of clinical investigation projects in a clinical setting, including recruitment of potential study subjects, collection and organization of data, scheduling patients for follow up appointments.


Primary Responsibilities:

Performs data entry for clinical investigation projects and maintains databases. Assists in the preparation of technical reports, summaries, and protocols. Maintains study related documents and supplies in the investigator’s office; secures, organizes and documents as required following all federal/ state regulations. Creates, collects, disseminates, maintains appropriate files of study data, and assists with review and completion of study manuals and SOPs. Screens consents and/or schedules potential research participants for testing or evaluation. Facilitates follow-up assessment reminders and scheduling.Extracts data from patient medical records; transcribes and resolves data queries in case report forms (hardcopy or electronic); prepares documents, under direction of project leaders; reports statistical analyses and descriptive data from patient's study books to be used in research/clinical investigations/studies reports.  Maintains awareness and compliance of research regulatory issues.       Communicates regularly with study team, under direction of project leaders, via email and conference calling as needed. Non Primary Responsibilities:                                                                                                                      

    Other duties consistent with the above responsibilities.

Bachelor’s Degree required. Human Subjects training required.

Qualifications Position Requirements:

  • Minimum Experience: 0-2 years’ experience in research/clinical investigations/studies required.
  • Prior experience within the DoD/VA systems of care strongly preferred.
  • US Citizenship - must be able to obtain a National Security Clearance

Physical Capabilities: Must be able to sit and stand for long periods of time. May encounter patients who are confused, agitated, or abusive.