Clinical Research Coordinator

National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, Maryland
Dec 12, 2018
Jan 16, 2019
Healthcare, Research
Full Time 


Department of Health and Human Services

National Institutes of Health

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

Clinical Research Coordinator

 Sickle Cell Branch


With nationwide responsibility for improving the health and wellbeing of all Americans, the Department of Health and Human Services oversees the biomedical research programs of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and those of NIH’s research Institutes. The Division of Intramural Research (DIR) of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) is seeking an outstanding clinical research coordinator to assist with the recruitment of study participants for the establishment of a repository of bio-specimens comprised of individuals affected with sickle cell disease.

NHLBI is collaborating with Children’s National Medical Center (CNMC) on this research study and the Clinical Research Coordinator will spend approximately 50% of work hours at NHLBI and approximately 50% of work hours at CNMC. The Clinical Research Coordinator will be involved in explaining the research study to potential participants and parents, consenting, transporting or shipping specimens to and from NIH, and data collection. The employee will also maintain regulatory documents at CNMC and NIH.

The successful candidate should have at least 1 year of work experience, preferably as a research assistant, data manager, or through interaction with a research population. Applicants with a BA/BS degree in science, technical, health-related field, or other applicable discipline preferred. Salary is commensurate with research experience and accomplishments. 

Appointees may be US citizens, resident aliens, or non-resident aliens with or eligible to obtain a valid employment authorized visa. 

Applications from women, minorities and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged. Applicants should send a resume to:

Jim Nichols, Research Nurse

NHLBI Office of the Clinical Director

10 Center Drive

Building 10, Room 5-1424

Bethesda, MD 20892-0303


The review of applications will begin on or around December 15, 2018.  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.


HHS and NIH are Equal Opportunity Employers            

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