Research Technician 3 - Georgetown University Medical Center

Washington D.C.
Feb 09, 2018
Mar 30, 2018
Analyst, Research
Education, Research
Full Time
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Research Technician 3 - Georgetown University Medical Center

Georgetown University Medical Center is committed to excellence in research, education and the improvement of human health and well-being. Emphasizing service, we are dedicated to the Catholic, Jesuit principle of cura personalis — "care of the whole person."

The Research Assistant supports the research efforts of Dr. Virginia Steen, acting as a liaison between study patient and regulatory affairs.  S/he works independently to carry out all administrative and clinical needs for Dr. Steen, including organization of new study initiations, subject recruitment, subject testing and follow- up, and data entry. Reporting to the Study Manager, the Research Assistant has additional responsibilities that include but are not limited to:

  • Handles research responsibilities/duties related to online data entry and the maintenance of study data.
  • Pre-screens participants, completing detailed, complex scheduling and preparing all necessary consent forms and questionnaires.
  •  Answers questions and assists with clinical testing, following-up with participants as appropriate. 
  • Interacts with patients extensively by phone, email and in person.
  • Manages administrative aspects of clinical research, including regulatory submissions and updates, IRB requests and submissions, budgets and contract issues. 
  • Submits all necessary forms to CRU, Department of Medicine, and Clinical Trials Office as necessary to facilitate research patient participation.


  • Bachelor's degree in related field
  • 1 to 3 years of related experience (research/medical/clinical)
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills
  • Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively with investigators and patients
  • Ability to support interdisciplinary team to achieve optimal clinical and resource outcomes
  • Self-directed with attention to detail and computer proficiency

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