Clinical Research Coordinator (TBI Studies)

Clearance Level
None
Category
Research
Location
Tacoma, Washington

REQ#: RQ87007

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT’s Military Health team is hiring a Clinical Research Coordinator to support the Traumatic Brain Injury Center of Excellence (TBI CoE) located at Joint Base Lewis McChord in Tacoma, Washington.

TBICoE will continue to promote state-of-the-science traumatic brain injury care from point-of-injury to reintegration for service members, veterans and their families. Our goal is to help the Defense Health Agency provide optimal patient outcomes, leading to a medically ready and a ready medical force.

Learn More about the TBI CoE Mission HERE

The Clinical Research Coordinator is responsible for coordinating and assuring integrity of all activities associated with conducting a clinical trial. S/he will ensure compliance with local, state, and/or federal regulatory requirements.

What You’ll Be Doing:

  • Coordinates and assures integrity of all activities associated with conducting a clinical trial as it relates to compliance with local, state, and/or federal regulatory requirements.
  • Assists Principal Investigators in the preparation and submission of clinical protocols, consent forms, and other documents to the scientific review committee, IRB and other regulatory organizations.
  • Maintains regulatory files related to DVBIC clinical investigations.
  • Communicates with research participants, staff, regulatory affairs and data management groups, laboratory and clinical investigators, management, and outside collaborators.
  • Recruits, interviews, examines, counsels, and educates clinical trial volunteers, administer and obtain informed consent.
  • May collect and analyze data to evaluate volunteer eligibility for enrollment.
  • May collect, analyze and interpret laboratory and clinical data obtained during a medical evaluation, report significant values, findings, and events that require prompt attention to clinical investigators.
  • Assists with the documentation and reporting of adverse events, completes and reviews Case Report Forms for patient eligibility, protocol compliance, omissions, errors, and submits these forms as required.
  • Prepares and maintains written and electronic volunteer databases/logs.
  • Perform data extraction and chart reviews of patients’ medical records.
  • Reviews the source document file for information such as verification of critical variables, entrance criteria, visit date, and lab data.
  • Ensures that research records are stored and secured properly, and that inventory and records are updated and properly maintained.
  • Conducts data verification as indicated, documents, assists the investigator and protocol coordinator with questions, may transcribe and resolve queries of data in case report forms (hardcopy or electronic).
  • Prepares documents, under direction of project leads.
  • Reports statistical analyses and descriptive data from patients study books to be used in research reports.

·S/he must adhere to legal, professional and ethical codes with respect to confidentiality and privacy.

What You’ll Need (required):

  • Bachelors Degree or higher in biology, psychology or related science required.
  • Must have Human Subjects training completed.
  • 2+ years clinical trial experience required.

What Would be Even Better (preferred):

  • Certification as a Clinical Research Coordinator (CCRC), Clinical Research Professional (CCRP) and/or Clinical Research Associate (CCRA) preferred.
  • Prior experience within the DoD/VA systems of care strongly preferred.

Attributes for Success:

  • Excellent communication skills, basic clinical acumen, knowledge of universal precautions, organizational skills and proficiency in research conduct are required. Knowledge of standard qualitative and quantitative data collection techniques; ability to follow general instructions; work in a team; good communication, writing and analytical skills; familiarity with social science research methodology is required.
  • Ability to follow detailed instructions.

What Can GDIT Offer You:

  • 401K with company match
  • Customizable health benefits packages
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
  • Challenging work that makes a real impact on the world around you
  • Full-flex work week

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.