Clinical Research Assistant

Norfolk, VA
May 31, 2018
Jun 29, 2018
Analyst, Research
Healthcare, Research
Full Time
Job Description: Sentara Heart Hospital is hiring a Clinical Research Assistant for the Cardiac Research Department!

Department/Position Overview:
  • The Clinical Research Assistant will be responsible for assisting the Clinical Research Coordinators with the clinical trials; including the following activities: screening, enrolling, patient follow-up and study-related data entry.
  • Will ensure protocol compliance by closely monitoring and documenting study subjects while on study.
  • In addition, will assist with data and source documentation, adverse event reporting, and maintenance of regulatory/study binders.
  • May also participate in writing, presenting and publishing results of studies in collaboration with physician investigator and clinical research coordinator; and may be trained to perform delegable tasks such as phlebotomy, 12-lead ElectrocardioGrams (EKGs), and patient vitals.
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Education Level
Bachelor's Level Degree - Experience in lieu of education: Yes

None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Required: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Preferred: Cert Medical Assistant, Licensed Practical Nurse, Reg Medical Asst

Required: Active Listening, Communication, Coordination, Critical Thinking, Mathematics, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, Reading Comprehension, Science, Service Orientation, Social Perceptiveness, Speaking, Time Management, Writing

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

An Associate's Level Degree (Medical Assisting, Nursing, Medical Technology/Lab, Pharmacology, or Pharmaceutical Sciences), an active relevant license or certification, and two years of healthcare experience may be accepted in lieu of the Bachelor's Level Degree. CMA/RMA, LPN, or MLT as applicable.